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Atkins, Eileen

Overview
Works: 30 works in 55 publications in 1 language and 1,627 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Fiction  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Domestic fiction  Swashbuckler films  Television adaptations  Television programs  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Eileen Atkins
John Le Carré's Smiley's people by John Le Carré( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This brilliant sequel to 'Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy' finds Smiley emerging from retirement to engage his lifelong nemesis, the Soviet spymaster Karla, in a final test of wits, nerves, and loyalties. Stellar ensemble casts bring John le Carre's thrilling tales of Cold War-era espionage to vivid life in these television classics
She fell among thieves( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a Pyrenees vacation in 1922, upright English gentleman Richard Chandos encounters the villainous Vanity Fair. Mistress of the turreted Chateau Jezreel and leader of a motley band of criminals, she will inherit millions if she can force her stepdaughter to marry. Pitting his wits against this formidalbe adversary, Chandos determines to rescue the beautiful young woman. But Vanity Fair keeps one step ahead of him, a trick forever up her sleeve and murder in her heart
Robin Hood by Scott Ridley( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 13th century England, Robin and his band of marauders confront corruption in a local village and lead an uprising against the crown that will forever alter the balance of world power. And whether thief or hero, one man from humble beginnings will become an eternal symbol of freedom for his people
Upstairs, downstairs( Visual )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On trial: Sarah, a new maid, is put "on trial" after being caught stealing. The mistress and the maids: Scandal ensues when an artist hired to paint a portrait of Lady Marjorie also reveals a portrait of two half-naked maids from the Bellamy household. Board wages: While the family and senior servants are away on summer vacation, James Bellamy returns unexpectedly to discover the remaining staff dressed like the Bellamys and having a party. The path of duty: Elizabeth returns from Dresden with a newfound contempt for London society
The house of Eliott by Stella Gonet( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two sisters, Evangeline and Beatrice, have established a fashion house that creates a sensation in the London of the Roaring Twenties. The sisters and the House of Eliott face changing times, cutthroat competition and romance as they survive in the world of fashion. But the world of haute couture is shrinking. In order to survive, can the House of Eliott realize that ready-to-wear is fashion's future?
To the lighthouse by Virginia Woolf( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A summer holiday on the Isle of Skye is the setting for Virginia Woolf's most acclaimed and autobiographical novel in which she attempted to redeem and release the ghosts of her past
The house of Eliott( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two sisters, Evangeline and Beatrice, have established a fashion house that creates a sensation in the London of the Roaring Twenties, but are now facing some major problems
The House of Eliott( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Changing times, cutthroat competition, and romance flavor the dramatic conclusion. As the Roaring Twenties close, the market for haute couture is shrinking. In order to survive, can the House of Eliott realize that ready-to-wear is fashion's future?
Three sisters by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A universal story about yearning, decay, and searching for meaning. Olga, Masha, and Irina dream of returning to Moscow, which symbolizes their hope for a better life but, as the play proceeds, their drab provincial existence tightens its hold
Upstairs, downstairs( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the first stirrings of war to the confusing days of the Armistice celebration, the saga of the aristovratic Bellamy family and their loyal and lively servants continues
Talking heads. the second six monologues by Alan Bennett( )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In these six new pieces Alan Bennett retains the gripping stories, intensity of delivery and masterly style of his original monologues. The suburban normality of the world his characters inhabit once again belies their lives of secrets, revelations, fears, crimes and passions. They tell their stories, and in doing so reveal more than they know of the humour, passion and sadness of their lives. Alongside the original pieces, these superb monologues form one of the great contributions to television drama
Agatha Christie Marple( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Towards zero: Miss Marple visits her old school friend Lady Tressilian at the formidable aristocrat's Devon estate. Eyebrows arch higher when the dashing Wimbledon tennis star Nevile Strange arrives with his attractive but high maintenance new wife. Nevile's first wife is also attending. Miss Marple observes the tightly wound group as they holiday by the sea, sensing the sexual tensions and unresolved jealousies that lead to murder
Upstairs, downstairs( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the first stirrings of war to the confusing days of the Armistice celebration, the saga of the aristovratic Bellamy family and their loyal and lively servants continues
The mill on the floss by George Eliot( Recording )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in rural Victorian England, George Elliot's tour de force chronicles the lives of Maggie Tulliver and her brother Tom and how their intense bond is threatened by Maggie's rebellious lifestyle
Agatha Christie : Marple( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prim and proper in her smart tweed suits and matching hats, Miss Marple is often overlooked by the police and underestimated by criminals. -- Container
Smiley's people( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This brilliant sequel to Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy finds Smiley emerging from retirement to engage his lifelong nemesis, Soviet spymaster Karla, in a final test of wits, nerves, and loyalties. Disc 1 contains episodes 1-2
Wise children by Angela Carter( )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic tale of the tangled fortunes of two theatrical families, the Hazards and the Chances. It contains as many sets of twins and mistaken identities as any Shakespeare comedy, and celebrates the magic of over a century of show business
Smiley's people( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This brilliant sequel to Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy finds Smiley emerging from retirement to engage his lifelong nemesis, Soviet spymaster Karla, in a final test of wits, nerves, and loyalties. Disc 3 contains episodes 5-6
Smiley's people( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This brilliant sequel to Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy finds Smiley emerging from retirement to engage his lifelong nemesis, Soviet spymaster Karla, in a final test of wits, nerves, and loyalties. Disc 2 contains episodes 3-4
A fully dramatized recording of William Shakespeare's King John by William Shakespeare( )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King John of England is pitted against the united powers of France, Brittany, Austria, and the Papacy. Will England be destroyed by his fatal indecision?As alliances are made, broken, and remade, the paranoid and erratic John reveals his weakness and reliance on those around him-including his powerful mother Queen Elinor and Faulconbridge, the cynical and witty bastard son of the dead King Richard I
 
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Upstairs, downstairs
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To the lighthouseThe house of EliottTalking heads. the second six monologuesA fully dramatized recording of William Shakespeare's King John