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Grieve, Andrew

Overview
Works: 344 works in 636 publications in 2 languages and 11,726 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Naval history  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Detective and mystery television programs  History  Television programs  Television series  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Director, dir, Author, Performer, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Andrew Grieve
Horatio Hornblower the new adventures by C. S Forester( Visual )
19 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 1,667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Loyalty: Peacetime (1807) Hornblower forced to make a living at the gaming tables and caught up in a budding romance with his landlady's daughter, Maria. Hornblower goes on a reconnaissance mission that uncovers French perfidy, leading to renewed war. Complications arise when he is betrayed and temporarily imprisoned. Hornblower and Maria get married. Duty: Admiral Pellew's sends Hornblower off in search of his old mate Bracegirdle, whose sloop Grasshopper has gone missing under mysterious circumstances
Hornblower by Andrew Grieve( Visual )
20 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set against the backdrop of the Napoleonic wars, the story of Horatio Hornblower, the legendary sea-faring hero, follows the raw recruit as he battles the French, evades capture, and rises through the ranks of the King's Navy
The ABC murders by Agatha Christie( Visual )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Belgium sleuth Hercule Poirot untangles a baffling mystery of a murderer who announces his next victims through a series of letters each addressed to the detective himself
The murder of Roger Ackroyd ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hercule Poirot has retired to a country village, until his neighbor is found murdered. Poirot reunites with his old partner, Chief Inspector Japp, to find the culprit, exposing a web of blackmail, envy, and murder
Lord Edgware dies ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poirot gives up on his marrows and returns to London, where he becomes involved in the marital distress of the rich and famous. After meeting famous actress Jane Wilkinson, he agrees to plead her case to her husband, hopefully convincing him not to divorce her. However, Lord Edgware claims he has already given up divorce proceedings. When he is murdered, Poirot must help Jane again
Lorna Doone ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seventeenth-century tale of revenge and romance featuring Lorna Doone, the granddaughter of the British outlaw nobleman responsible for the death years before of John Ridd's parents. John wants to avenge his family's murders but his plans go awry when he falls in love with the innocent Lorna
C.S. Forester's Horatio Hornblower ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joining the British Royal Navy at the outset of the Napoleonic Wars, the enterprising Horatio Hornblower rises quickly from raw recruit to seasoned sailor, charting a course from the West Indies to the coast of Africa in the name of the Crown. Along the way he encounters roiling sea battles, mutiny, plague, and love, but always proves himself equal to the task
Hickory dickory dock ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miss Lemon persuades Poirot to investigate a series of apparently minor thefts in a university hostel, but simple kleptomania soon turns to baffling homicide
Murder on the links ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poirot and Hastings go on holiday at a French seaside resort. The famous detective is soon recognized and is quickly drawn into a case of abduction and murder. Challenged by an arrogant French detective, Poirot stakes his reputation on his superior sluething skills
Agatha Christie's Poirot ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three hour-long mysteries. "The kidnapped prime minister": Poirot is called to solve the case when Britain's prime minister vanishes on the eve of important international negotiations. "The adventure of the western star": Poirot is called to investigate when a Belgian film star's priceless diamond disappears after she receives threatening letters. "How does your garden grow?" : An alleged Communist conspiracy casts suspicion on the Russian servant of a murdered woman
Kingdom ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lawyer Peter Kingdom represents the oddball people in the town of Market Shipborough, England. While trying to seek answers to the problems of everyone else, he continues to be overshadowed by the disappearance of his brother, who may or may not still be alive. Contains six episodes
Horatio Hornblower the adventure continues by C. S Forester( Visual )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Following his rapid rise through the ranks of the King's Navy, Hornblower is assigned to the HMS Renown which is sailing to the West Indies to subdue a pirate fleet. Her brutal captain is rapidly going insane forcing Hornblower to take action that threatens not only his naval career but his life as well
Original sin ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Book publishing has always been a competitive business. At Peverell Press, it's becoming cutthroat
Poirot ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in French and English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
He's the most-watched sleuth in the history of PBS's Mystery! David Suchet stars as the dapper, diminutive Belgian who solves the most serpentine cases with the sharpest of minds and the driest of wits
Kingdom ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Respected country solicitor Peter Kingdom, with the assistance of his apprentice Lyle and secretary Gloria, runs a small legal practice in Market Shipborough for the eccentric people of Norfolk. Peter lives with his slightly crazy sister Beatrice, and recently lost his half-brother Simon under mysterious circumstances
Horatio Hornblower by C. S Forester( Visual )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The A & E miniseries based on Forester's novels of Horatio Hornblower, following his career from a reticent midshipman to a self-assured and courageous officer
All or nothing at all ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leo Hopkins is a charming man who has everything - a secure career as a financial market analyst, a wealthy wife, adoring children, a wide circle of friends and two homes. Like so many people in his position, he wants more; but, more rarely, he wants to make everybody happy. He hits on an amazing scheme to do both but ends up gambling everything he has with tragic consequences
Agatha Christie's Poirot ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in French and English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Résumé: Basée sur Hercule Poirot, le personnage créé par la romancière Agatha Christie, cette collection de quatre films de meurtres et mystères tournée pour la télé nous montre un détective Poirot qui redouble d'astuces et d'intelligence pour démasquer les criminels de tout acabit. [SDM]
Hornblower ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The epic saga of Horatio Hornblower, the legendary sea-faring, hero, comes to life in these films based on C.S. Forester's classic novels. Set against the bloody backdrop of the Napoleonic wars. Hornblower charts a course for high advneture, following the raw recruit as he battles the French, evades capture, and rises through the ranks of the King's Navy
Hornblower ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The epic saga of Horatio Hornblower, the legendary sea-faring, hero, comes to life in these films based on C.S. Forester's classic novels. Set against the bloody backdrop of the Napoleonic wars. Hornblower charts a course for high adventure, following the raw recruit as he battles the French, evades capture, and rises through the ranks of the King's Navy
 
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English (106)
French (2)
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