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Tronson, Robert

Overview
Works: 105 works in 165 publications in 1 language and 3,736 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television programs  Television comedies  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Fiction  Television series  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Director, Performer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Tronson
Hetty Wainthropp investigates ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hetty is a 60-year-old housewife, a late bloomer, who sets up shop as a private eye to supplement her husband's meager pension. With moral authority, salt-of-the-earth candor, and a fully-loaded handbag, Hetty dispenses hard-boiled justice and motherly empathy in equally satisfying doses. Geoffrey, a destitute teenager, becomes Hetty's trusted and able sidekick. Her husband, Robert, also lends a hand
All creatures great & small ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The continuing story of country veterinarian James Herriot, his wife Helen, and his various idiosyncratic associates
Father Brown ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A devout Catholic priest freelances as a private investigator in rural England during the 1920s. When it comes to amateur detective work, don't let this priest's absent-minded air and penchant for an occasionsl tipple fool you. His kindly eyes pick up clues that professionals usually miss, and his keen understanding of human nature lets him search men's souls for motives
Lord Peter Wimsey mysteries ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The quintessential English 1920s detective faces some of his toughest mysteries
Hetty Wainthropp investigates ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Legendary actress Patricia Routledge returns as 60ish housewife turned gumshoe Hetty Wainthropp in this popular PBS Mystery! series. Includes six episodes, two of which have not aired on PBS
Five red herrings ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lord Peter Wimsey goes on holiday in Scotland, hoping to relax and catch some trout, but he is soon called on to catch more than fish when Campbell, an unpopular local artist, is found dead
Father Brown ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 273 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
Under the hammer ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romance and intrigue at a London auction house. Written by John Mortimer (Rumpole of the Bailey), this 1990s British drama tells the story of art experts who share a passion for the treasures they put under the hammer
The darling buds of May by H. E Bates ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A nostalgic look at family life, set in rural England, 1958
Hetty Wainthropp investigates ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains episodes 3-4 from the second season of Hetty Wainthropp Investigates
Thriller ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The international cult phenomenon that is positively Hitchcockian, with a liberal dose of the supernatural. Witches, serial killers, ghosts, con-artists, Satanists, and terrorists are just some of the villains involved in the outlandish plots, the unexpected twists, and the even more surprising endings
Hetty Wainthropp investigates ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hetty is a 60-year-old housewife, a late bloomer, who sets up shop as a private eye to supplement her husband's meager pension. With moral authority, salt-of-the-earth candor, and a fully-loaded handbag, Hetty dispenses hard-boiled justice and motherly empathy in equally satisfying doses. Geoffrey, a destitute teenager, becomes Hetty's trusted and able sidekick. Her husband, Robert, also lends a hand
Lord Peter Wimsey ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
All five of the original BBC adaptations of Dorothy L. Sayers' crime thrillers
Hetty Wainthropp investigates ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hetty is a 60-year-old housewife, a late bloomer, who sets up shop as a private eye to supplement her husband's meager pension. With moral authority, salt-of-the-earth candor, and a fully-loaded handbag, Hetty dispenses hard-boiled justice and motherly empathy in equally satisfying doses. Geoffrey, a destitute teenager, becomes Hetty's trusted and able sidekick. Her husband, Robert, also lends a hand
Hetty Wainthropp investigates ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains episodes 1-2 from the second season of Hetty Wainthropp Investigates
The darling buds of May ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A stranger arrives in town and introduces himself as Pieter and claims to be from Denmark. From the start he is a big hit with everyone. Then the villagers find out that he is actually German and people suddenly become hostile
Hetty Wainthropp investigates ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains episodes 5-6 from the second season of Hetty Wainthropp Investigates
Hetty Wainthropp investigates ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life as a private detective begins at 60 for sprightly Lancashire housewife Hetty Wainthropp (Patricia Routledge, Keeping Up Appearances). Her newly retired husband, Robert (Derek Benfield, Rumpole of the Bailey), thinks she ought to be winding down with him, but Hetty takes a job to make ends meet and accidentally discovers her natural gift for sleuthing. Finding an eager sidekick in destitute teenager Geoffrey Shawcross (Dominic Monaghan, The Lord of the Rings trilogy), Hetty sets up her own detective agency, puts her sensible pumps to the pavement, and proves she has what it takes to be a gumshoe of distinction. Includes two episodes not seen on Mystery! DVD BONUS FEATURES INCLUDE exclusive interview with Patricia Routledge, photo gallery, and cast filmographies
The darling buds of May by H. E Bates ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In The darling buds of May, The Larkins have arrived and into their idyllic lives steps Charlie Charlton, the mild-mannered tax inspector who has come to check on Pop Larkin's non-existent accounts. However, he is distracted from the that task by the beautiful and flirtatious Mariette Larkin. After a weekend with the Larkin family, Charlie must remind himself of his investigative duties. Such thoughts are far from his mind when Mariette Larkin gets into a fight for his attentions with Pauline Jackson, the local flirt. In When the green woods laugh, Mariette prepares for her marriage to Charlie, the reformed Tax Inspector. Meanwhile, Pop turns his hand to property developing when he finds out he might be able to get his hands on Bluff Court, the dilapidated stately home of Lord and Lady Bluff-Gore and sell it for scrap, an idea fiercely opposed by the aristocratic, but cash-strapped, Lord Bluff-Gore. When the well-heeled Mr. and Mrs. Jerebohm come down from London looking for a country residence, Pop sees an opportunity too good to pass up
Father Brown ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Hanna Robert 1924-2008
Tronson Robert du Coudre 1924-2008
Languages
English (49)
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