WorldCat Identities

Tronson, Robert

Overview
Works: 98 works in 186 publications in 1 language and 4,743 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Television programs  Television series  Television adaptations  Television comedies  Legal television programs  Film adaptations  Fiction  Television mini-series 
Roles: Director, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Tronson
Father Brown by G. K Chesterton( Visual )

14 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and held by 670 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
All creatures great & small by James Herriot( Visual )

21 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The continuing story of country veterinarian James Herriot, his wife Helen, and his various idiosyncratic associates
Hetty Wainthropp investigates( Visual )

8 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 535 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 mysteries( Visual )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The quintessential English 1920s detective faces some of his toughest mysteries
Hetty Wainthropp investigates( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 442 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
Father Brown( Visual )

3 editions published between 1974 and 2014 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
Rumpole of the Bailey. the complete seasons five, six and seven( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best-selling author John Mortimer's self-adapted series about the famous defense barrister concludes in this third and final set, featuring new and exclusive bonus features
Five red herrings( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 261 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
Under the hammer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 200 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
Rumpole of the Bailey( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Balancing suspense and satire as deftly as the scale of justice, Horace Rumpole tirelessly defends the downtrodden while undressing the upper classes. This 14-DVD pack contains all 42 episodes of seasons 1-7
Hetty Wainthropp investigates( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life as a private detective begins at 60 for this sprightly Lancashire housewife. Instead of winding down as her husband, Robert, expects, she₂s just getting started. Hetty takes a job to make ends meet and accidentally discovers her natural gift for sleuthing. In these first six episodes, she finds an eager sidekick in destitute teenager Geoffrey and puts her sensible pumps to the pavement in search of mysteries to solve
Hetty Wainthropp investigates( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Wainthropp Detective Agency builds on earlier successes as Hetty, her husband Robert, and teenager Geoffrey grow in expertise and confidence. In these six further adventures, they come face-to-face with murderers, saboteurs, and charlatans of all types, while never shrinking from danger or losing their moxie
Hetty Wainthropp investigates( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life as a private detective begins at 60 for this sprightly Lancashire housewife. Instead of winding down as her husband, Robert, expects, she₂s just getting started. Hetty takes a job to make ends meet and accidentally discovers her natural gift for sleuthing. In these first six episodes, she finds an eager sidekick in destitute teenager Geoffrey and puts her sensible pumps to the pavement in search of mysteries to solve
Thriller( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 54 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
The darling buds of May( Visual )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nostalgic look at family life, set in rural England, 1958
Lord Peter Wimsey( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All five of the original BBC adaptations of Dorothy L. Sayers' crime thrillers
The darling buds of May( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1950s England, the flamboyant Larkin family is headed by Sidney "Pop" Larkin, a dreamer and schemer. In these episodes, a seat on the rural District Council becomes vacant ; a fugitive from justice threatens the family Christmas celebrations ; and Ma wins a trip for two for Paris, but she and Pop end up in a fancy hotel in Berkshire
The darling buds of May( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 41 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 )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 41 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
Armchair thriller( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wife vanishes without a trace, leaving her despairing husband to put together the pieces
 
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Father Brown
Alternative Names
Hanna Robert 1924-2008

Robert Tronson britischer Film- und Fernsehregisseur

Robert Tronson Brits filmregisseur (1924-2008)

Robert Tronson English television director

Tronson Robert du Coudre 1924-2008

Languages
English (92)

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