WorldCat Identities

Ayres, Rosalind

Works: 134 works in 359 publications in 1 language and 8,170 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Television programs  Made-for-TV movies  Radio plays  Radio adaptations  Detective and mystery television programs  History  Fiction television programs 
Roles: Performer, Narrator, Director, Actor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PR6005.H66, 823.912
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Rosalind Ayres
Private lives by Noel Coward( Recording )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humorous play about four mismatched lovers on the French Riviera
Great classic stories [22 unabridged classics]( Recording )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reginald on house parties / Saki - The Sphinx without a secret / Oscar Wilde -- Tobermory / Saki -- On being idle / Jerome K. Jerome -- For better or worse / W.W. Jacobs -- The model millionaire / Oscar Wilde -- The garden of truth / E. Nesbit -- The cat that walked by himself / Rudyard Kipling -- The girl from Arles / Alphonse Daudet -- Mr. & Mrs. Dove / Katherine Mansfield -- Georgie Porgie / Rudyard Kipling -- Caterpillars / E.F. Benson -- Lost hearts / M.R. James -- Ship to Tarshish / John Buchan -- The tell-tale heart / Edgar Allan Poe -- The man of the night / Edgar Wallace -- Dr. Heidegger's experiment / Nathaniel Hawthorne -- B 24 / Arthur Conan Doyle -- Pat Hobby & Orson Welles / F. Scott Fitzgerald - Mad / Guy de Maupassant -- The black cat / Edgar Allan Poe -- The monkey's paw / W.W. Jacobs
A Caribbean mystery by Agatha Christie( Recording )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of mysterious deaths on the Caribbean island where Miss Marple is vacationing brings to mind a snapshot of a murderer that one of the victims had earlier brought to her attention
A pocket full of rye by Agatha Christie( Recording )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The well-known mystery author presents one of her most famous sleuths, the inimitable Miss Marple, as she follows the trail of a murderer who seems to be very fond of nursery rhymes
Country matters by Hugh Thomson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptations of short stories by A.E. Coppard and H.E. Bates. Set against the English countryside during the post-World War I period. Reveals the timeless and constant qualities of the British landscape and its people
The cinder path by Catherine Cookson series (Television program)( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie is marred to the scandalous Victoria, but is in love with her sister Florence. Charlie goes off to war in search of redemption. On the front lines, he battles not only the enemy, but also the demons of self-doubt which have plagued him throughout his life. One day, Charlie witnesses a murder and must decide whether to protect his abusive father or tell the truth
Father Brown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father Brown is a seemingly distracted and even a bit dotty priest. He always manages to confound criminals with his keen observations and inescapable logic. He prefers to go unnoticed, dismissed as irrelevant. That is until the moment of truth arrives and he unravels the most devious criminal schemes
Blithe spirit by Noel Coward( Recording )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This classic comedy is set in the charming country home of Charles Condomine, a remarried widower. A witty and convivial evening party is transformed when a seance conjures the ghost of Elvira, Charles' first wife and she delights in wreaking havoc among the living."--Container
Nemesis a Miss Marple mystery by Agatha Christie( Recording )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each companion on a bus tour of English homes and gardens provides Miss Marple with a valuable clue to a bizarre crime
An ideal husband a comedy by Oscar Wilde( Recording )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oscar Wilde explores the plight of a promising young politician's desperate attempt to hide a secret. With empathy and wit he investigates the pitfalls of holding public figures to a more higher standard than the rest of the world
Affairs of the heart. classic tales of love and loss based on the fiction of Henry James( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic tales from the late Victorian high society of love and loss. These unfold from the country houses of England to the drawing rooms of New York, from the palazzos of Venice to the art studios of London. Scoundrels and schemers collide with ingénues and admirers in the terribly intricate affairs of the heart
The Code of the Woosters by P. G Wodehouse( )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the best known of Wodehouse's Bertie and Jeeves series, Bertie is again rescued by Jeeves' last minute brainstrom
The essential King James Bible complete stories from the Old and New Testaments( Recording )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unabridged stories selected from the Bible (KJV)
A doll house by Henrik Ibsen( )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nora Helmer has everything a young housewife could want: beautiful children, an adoring husband, and a bright future. But when a carelessly buried secret rises fromn the past, Nora's well-calibrated domestic ideal starts to crumble
The doctor's dilemma by Bernard Shaw( Recording )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A well-respected physician is forced to choose whom he shall save: A bumbling friend or the ne'er-do-well artist husband of the woman he loves
The third man by Graham Greene( Recording )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Somewhere in shadowy post-war Vienna, where everyone has something to sell on the black market, lurks the third man who witnessed the murder of Harry Lime. Novelist Holly Martins is haunted by the death of his friend. His search for the killer makes electrifying drama, in this witty and sophisticated audio adaptation of the Graham Greene classic. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring Ian Abercrombie, Rosalind Ayres, Ethan Glazer, Kelsey Grammer, John Mahoney, Wolf Muser, Barry Philips, Andreas Renell, Bettina Spier, Slav Troyan, John Vickery, Tom Virtue and Nobert Weisser
A woman of no importance by Oscar Wilde( Recording )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Devilishly attractive Lord Illingworth is notorious for his skill as a seducer. But he is still invited to all the "best" houses, while his female conquests must hide their shame in seclusion. In this devastating drawing room comedy, Wilde uses his celebrated wit to expose English society's narrow view of everything from sexual mores to Americans
Tom Stoppard's The real thing by Tom Stoppard( Recording )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Henry may be the wittiest playwright of his generation, but he's hopelessly naive when it comes to understanding love and infidelity. Writing about betrayal is one thing, living with it is another. After Henry leaves his wife for another woman, he's confronted with being the cuckold himself."--Container
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Great classic stories [22 unabridged classics]
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Great classic stories [22 unabridged classics]A Caribbean mysteryA pocket full of ryeThe cinder pathBlithe spiritNemesis a Miss Marple mysteryAn ideal husband a comedyThe Code of the Woosters