WorldCat Identities

Copley, Peter 1915-2008

Overview
Works: 66 works in 124 publications in 1 language and 2,593 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Tragedies (Drama)  History  Detective and mystery television programs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Detective and mystery films  Television adaptations  Outlines and syllabi  Television programs  Film adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PR2819.A2, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Copley
The sanctuary sparrow( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young minstrel is suspected of murdering the town goldsmith and takes sanctuary at Cadfael's abbey
Cadfael by Ellis Peters( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brother Cadfael investigates the disappearance of Baron Huon de Domville who mysteriously rides off alone into the night on the eve of his wedding and is never seen alive again
Cadfael( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brother Cadfael investigates the murder of a wealthy landowner, who has disinherited his stepson and is poisoned by food prepared by the Abbey. Cadfael discovers that the man's widow is his own childhood sweetheart
Cadfael( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cadfael is called upon to bury 94 rebel soldiers. The ceremony is disrupted when Cadfael finds one corpse too many, and no one is above suspicion as he hunts for the murderer
Monk's hood( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy landowner is poisoned while staying at the abbey, and when Brother Cadfael is called upon to identify the poison, he is shocked to discover the victim's wife is his own childhood sweetheart
One corpse too many( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brother Cadfael finds himself caught in the crossfires of the civil war between King Stephen and the Empress Maud, and when he's called upon to bury 94 rebel soldiers and finds one corpse too many, it sets him on a murder trail
Cadfael : the complete collection by Ellis Peters( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cadfael, a Benedictine monk at an abbey in Middle Ages Shrewsbury, solves crimes and murders
The Cadfael collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brother Cadfael is a monk, with a difference, who lives at Shrewsberry abbey. Given a choice, he would rather enjoy being a simple gardener and herbalist for his home. However, events seem to force him to use his other talent as a master detective in response to mysterious crimes happening in and around his community. While he investigates these crimes, he often finds himself at odds with the contemporary attitudes of the times
Cadfael( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suspected of robbing the town goldsmith, a young juggler seeks refuge at the abbey where Brother Cadfael is given the job of keeping an eye him while the authorities investigate. But things become more complicated when the goldsmith's neighbor is found floating dead in the river
King and Country by Joseph Losey( Visual )

3 editions published between 1964 and 2000 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A tough, no-nonsense British Army lawyer is assigned to defend a lowly private at his court martial. The private has been arrested for desertion during battle. The lawyer, Captain Hargreaves, is convinced the young man should fry. However, as the trial progresses and the strain of three horrible years endured at the Allied front is revealed, the more he is compelled to spare the youth from a firing squad"--Container
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )

1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, discusses the author and the theater of his time
British noir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The October man: Jim Ackland, who suffers from a head injury sustained in a bus crash, is the chief suspect in a murder hunt after a young woman that he has just recently met is found dead on the local common, and he has no alibi for the time she was killed
Quatermass and the pit by Roy Baker( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London workers unearth a cluster of prehistoric bones, which leads to further discovery of a strange missile, locust, and demon-like creatures
One corpse too many( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cadfael is called upon to bury 94 rebel soldiers. The ceremony is disrupted when Cadfael finds one corpse too many, and no one is avove suspicion as he hunts for the murderer
Peer Gynt( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this verse play Ibsen brings to life the adventures and sorrows of a legendary Norwegian folk hero who travels the world in search of fame and glory, but must return home to find the redemption that only love can offer. By sympathetically portraying a lovable rogue with little or no moral compass, Ibsen helped establish his reputation as the father of modern drama
Cadfael by Graham Theakston( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actor Derek Jacobi stars as Brother Cadfael, a former soldier, sailor and crusader who is now set on a path to God solving the country's most baffling murders and crimes of royal intrigue. Based on the novels by Ellis Peters, this series recreates life in 12th Century England
Cadfael : the Sanctuary Sparrow by Ellis Peters( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suspected of robbing the town goldsmith, a young juggler seeks refuge at the abbey where Brother Cadfael is given the job of keeeping an eye on him while the authorities investigate. Things become more complicated when the goldsmith's neighbor is found floating dead in the river
Cadfael( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Cadfael is called upon to bury rebel soldiers, he finds one body too many and sets about trying to discover who the extra man is and who killed him
Cadfael by Ellis Peters( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actor Derek Jacobi stars as Brother Cadfael, a former soldier, sailor and crusader who is now set on a path to God solving the country's most baffling murders and crimes of royal intrigue. Based on the novels by Ellis Peters, this series recreates life in 12th Century England
Victim by Basil Dearden( Visual )

7 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A highly respected, but closeted barrister, Melville Farr, risks his marriage and reputation to take on an elusive blackmail ring terroizing gay men with the threat of public exposure and police action
 
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Peter Copley Brits acteur (1915-2008)

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Питер Копли

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Languages
English (64)