WorldCat Identities

Petherbridge, Edward 1936-

Overview
Works: 94 works in 266 publications in 1 language and 7,160 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Fantasy films  Children's films  Domestic fiction  Film adaptations  History  Television programs  Television mini-series  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Author, Performer, Director
Classifications: PR6011.O58, 823.912
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Edward Petherbridge
Gulliver's travels : Gulliver's fun pack by Jonathan Swift( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bizarre tale of an 18th-century Englishman who travels to strange lands that are strangely like home. It chronicles Gulliver's travels in Lilliput and Brobdingnag, and brings to life the Laputans, Struldbruggs, and Houynhnhms
A presumption of death by Jill Paton Walsh( Recording )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1940 during the blitz in England, Harriet Vane, now Lady Peter Wimsey, flees with her children to the family country estate. However, no place is safe in a county surrounded by airfields. When a young girl is found dead after an air-raid drill, the townspeople believe she was the victim of enemy fire. They soon realize she was brutally murdered. Lord Peter returns from an assignment abroad to join Lady Harriet in finding the murderer before he preys on someone else
The Attenbury emeralds : Lord Peter Wimsey's first case by Jill Paton Walsh( Recording )

25 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty years prior, the recovery of a magnificent gem in Lord Attenbury's dazzling heirloom launched Lord Peter Wimsey on his career. Now the grandson of Wimsey's first client seeks his help to prove who rightfully owns that gigantic emerald
Midsomer murders by Midsomer murders Television program( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these contemporary British television mysteries. In this episode, according to local legend, Winyard is haunted-- and it lives up to its reputation when a young couple dies on the property in a grisly fashion
Strong poison( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first of Dorothy L. Sayers's famous Harriet Vane mystery series, amateur sleuth Lord Peter Wimsey falls in love with Harriet Vane, the mystery writer as she stands in the dock of Old Bailey. Harriet Vane is on trial for the diabolically clever murder of her fiancé. Not only does Wimsey believe in her innocence, he fall is love with her at first sight. Can he save her from the gallows and will he win her hand?
Gaudy night( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harriet returns to Oxford for a reunion and is asked by a professor to help solve a mystery, and deals with her growing feelings for her friend Lord Peter Wimsey
Have his carcase( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After she is cleared for the murder of her husband, Harriet Vane seeks solace in the country, but is soon attempting to solve another murder with her good friend Lord Peter Wimsey when a body washes up on shore and then mysteriously disappears
The life and adventures of Nicholas Nickleby by David Edgar( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television version of the Royal Shakespeare Company's stage adaptation of Dickens' novel
Dorothy L. Sayers mysteries( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three elegant murder mysteries adapted from the crime novels of Dorothy L. Sayers which chronicle the relationship of amateur sleuth Lord Peter Wimsey and Harriet Vane unfolds in a realm of romance and intrigue
The picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde( Recording )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Picture of Dorian Gray is a story of love, murder, thwarted revenge, and finally, justice. As Dorian Gray remains young and handsome, his pact with the devil allows his portrait to reflect the degradation of his many sins
Where angels fear to tread by E. M Forster( Recording )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lilia Herriton, an English widow, marries an Italian twelve years her junior who has no social position that is acceptable to her English relatives. When confronted by this situation, so outside their experience, the reactions of this well-bred group are both unexpected and violent
Howards End by E. M Forster( Recording )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As clear-eyed Margaret develops a friendship with Mrs. Wilcox, the impetuous Helen brings into their midst a young bank clerk named Leonard Bast, who lives at the edge of poverty and ruin. When Mrs. Wilcox dies, her family discovers that she wants to leave her country home, Howards End, to Margaret
The comedy of manners : Jean Baptiste Poquelin de Molière : The misanthrope by John Palmer( Visual )

5 editions published between 1975 and 1988 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an abridged performance of Molière's comedy, The misanthrope. Introduction explains the comedy of manners as an art form
Jerusalem vigil by Bodie Thoene( Recording )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book One of The Zion Legacy series opens as the British are withdrawing from Jerusalem in 1948 and tells the enthralling and dramatic story of several richly drawn characters who are caught up in this momentous time in the world's most sacred city.--
Casting the runes( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While working on a piece exposing would-be mystics, a television producer brings unwanted attention to a reclusive alchemist. He retaliates with a curse that terrorized and killed a writer a decade earlier. Can she undo his satanic spell in time to save her life? Jan Francis (Just Good Friends) and Iain Cuthbertson (Gorillas in the Mist) star in this tense British thriller based on a tale by ghost-story master M.R. James
An awfully big adventure by Donald Sturrock( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An engaging comedy about a star-struck young girl lured into the grown-up world of the theater. Young Stella Bradshaw quickly discovers what it takes to make it in the theater
Strong poison : a Lord Peter Wimsey and Harriet Vane mystery by Dorothy L Sayers( Recording )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Peter Wimsey falls in love with detective story writer Harriet Vane when he tries to prove that she is innocent after she is charged with poisoning her former lover
Clouds of witness : a Lord Peter mystery by Dorothy L Sayers( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Peter Wimsey investigates the murder of his sister's fiance in which his brother, the Duke of Denver, is a suspect
To the lighthouse by Virginia Woolf( Recording )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A summer holiday on the Isle of Skye is the setting for Virginia Woolf's most acclaimed and autobiographical novel in which she attempted to redeem and release the ghosts of her past
Slim chances and unscheduled appearances by Edward Petherbridge( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Attenbury emeralds : Lord Peter Wimsey's first case
Alternative Names
Eduardus Petherbridge

Edward Petherbridge acteur britannique

Edward Petherbridge actor britànic

Edward Petherbridge actor británico

Edward Petherbridge britisk skribent og skodespelar

Edward Petherbridge britisk skribent og skuespiller

Edward Petherbridge Brits acteur

Edward Petherbridge brittisk författare och skådespelare

Эдвард Петербридж

אדווארד פת'רברידג' סופר בריטי

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English (139)

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The Attenbury emeralds : Lord Peter Wimsey's first caseThe picture of Dorian GrayWhere angels fear to treadStrong poison : a Lord Peter Wimsey and Harriet Vane mysteryClouds of witness : a Lord Peter mysteryTo the lighthouseSlim chances and unscheduled appearances