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Anthony, Nigel

Overview
Works: 169 works in 513 publications in 1 language and 6,889 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Juvenile works  Radio plays  Historical fiction  Suspense fiction  Short stories  History 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer, Other, Creator
Classifications: PR6068.E63, 823.914
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Most widely held works by Nigel Anthony
The babes in the wood [a Chief Inspector Wexford mystery] by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
21 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lovable, unflappable Chief Inspector Wexford must investigate when two teenagers and their babysitter disappear during a weekend of torrential rain
Arthur & George by Julian Barnes ( Recording )
15 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the lives of two boys--one who is forgotten by history, and one who becomes the creator of the world's most famous detective--as they pursue their separate destinies until they meet in a remarkable alliance
Some lie and some die by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
17 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For awhile, the rock festival at "Sundays" went well. The sun shone, the bands played, and everyone, except a few angry neighbors, seemed to enjoy themselves. Then the weather changed. And in a nearby quarry, two lovers found a body that made even Inspector Wexford's stomach lurch
A sleeping life an Inspector Wexford mystery by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The body found under the hedge was of a large, gaunt woman. There was nothing to tell Detective Chief Inspector Wexford her address, occupation, or identity
The rottweiler by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The latest victim in a series of apparently motiveless murders is found near Inez Ferry's antique shop in Marylebone. Someone saw a shadowy figure running away, but the only other clues are that the murderer usually strangles his victim and removes something personal--life a cigarette lighter or a necklace. The activities of the sinister "Rottweiler" will exert a profound influence on the lives of a small group of people, expecially when the suspicion emerges that one of them may be a homicidal maniac
Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett ( )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Samuel Beckett, one of the great avant-garde Irish dramatists and writers of the second half of the twentieth century, was born on 13 April 1906. He died in 1989. He won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1969. His centenary will be celebrated throughout 2006 with performances of his major plays, but the most popular of them all will be, without doubt, the play with which he first made his name, Waiting for Godot. It opened the gates to the theatre of the absurd as four men appear on the stage, apparently with purpose but (perhaps) waiting for someone called Godot. It is stark, funny, bemusing and still deeply affecting half a century since its first production. In this new recording for Audiobook, John Tydeman, for many years head of BBC Radio Drama, takes a fresh look at one of the milestones in Western drama
Shake hands forever by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chief Inspector Wexford could discover no motive, no reason and no suspect. Probably he was reading meaning where there was none; probably Angela Hathall really had picked up a stranger, and that stranger had killed her. But why such doubt? Was Wexford becoming cynical and untrusting -- or was this one of the most ingenious crimes he had ever tackled?
Sins of the fathers by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It was a brutal, vicious crime--and sixteen years old. A helpless old woman battered to death with an axe. Harry Painter hung for it, and Chief Inspector Wexford is certain they executed the right man. But Reverend Archery has doubts--because his son wants to marry the murderer's beautiful, brilliant daughter. He begins unravelling the past, only to discover that murder breeds murder--and often conceals even deeper secrets
A new lease of death by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Someone wants to prove Inspector Wexford wrong about the first murder case he investigated years ago
9/11 through Saudi eyes ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this program, a broad cross-section of Saudis--parents and neighbors of the accused hijackers, editors of Arab News and Asharq Al Awasat, political and military analysts, a psychologist, and others--give their perceptions of events and issues involving September 11th."--Container
Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During one of his several adventurous voyages in the 1600's, an Englishman becomes the sole survivor of a shipwreck and lives for nearly thirty years on a deserted island
The vault by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A chance meeting in a London street, with someone he had known briefly as a very young police constable, brings Wexford out of retirement. Tom Ede is now a Detective Superintendent, and is very keen to recruit Wexford as an advisor on a difficult case
Harm done by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the day Lizzie came back from the dead, the police and her family had already begun to search for her body. She had been missing for three days. A short while later another young woman disappears, just as a convicted paedophile is released into the community. The residents on the local estate are prepared to take the law into their own hands when two more serious crimes are committed
Road rage by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bypass is planned in Kingsmarkham, but before the protestors make their presence felt, the badly decomposed body of a young womanis discovered. Burden thinks he knows the identity of the murderer, but Wexford is not convinced
Magnus Powermouse by Dick King-Smith ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sixth baby in Madeleine Mouse's litter is so huge that the other babies don't stand a chance. Magnus's obsessive quest for more grub leads his family out of their warm cottage and into a pigsty, where, fattened on patent Porker Pills, Magnus just grows and grows - and so do his problems
Blood lines by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'I think you know who killed your stepfather,' said Wexford, and so begins this scintillating collection of long and short stories. It was clear to both Wexford and Burden that Tom Peterlee was not killed for £360, but various people would like to think he was. With unerring insight and deceptive economy of style, Ruth Rendell probes behind the patterns of everyday life to pinpoint the deceptions and guilty secrets of human beings
The woman in white by Wilkie Collins ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Klassisk kriminalroman om Walter Hartright's mystiske møde med kvinden i hvidt, et møde, som trækker ham ind i en malstrøm af forbrydelse, kidnapning og internationale forviklinger
The monster in the box by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
PLAYAWAY. Wexford had almost made up his mind that he would never again set eyes on Eric Targo. And yet there he was, back in Kingsmarkham. Years earlier, when Wexford was a young police officer, a woman called Elsie Carroll had been found strangled in her bedroom. Although many still had their suspicions that her husband was guilty, no-one was convicted. Another woman was strangled shortly afterwards, and every instinct told Wexford that the killer was still at large. And it was Eric Targo; a psychopath who would kill again - container
End in tears by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The local media accuse Wexford and his partner of being too old-fashioned, but the two policemen succeed in tying together the murder of a teenage girl with another killing
Sparkling cyanide by Agatha Christie ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a Luxembourg nightclub, six friends sit down at a table laid for seven. In front of the empty place is a sprig of rosemary, as a remembrance of Rosemary Barton, who was murdered exactly one year earlier-- by one of those present
 
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