Most widely held works about David Blair
Most widely held works by David Blair
Anna Karenina ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 716 libraries worldwide
"This richly detailed film charts the tragic romantic triangle formed when the dashing Count Vronsky defies social conventions and falls into forbidden love with Anna, the ignored wife of an aristocrat. Soon, Anna's children--a son by Karenin and an illegitimate daughter by Vronsky--become pawns in Karenin's game to see that Anna pays a terrible price for her indiscretion."--Container.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 599 libraries worldwide
When the beautiful and innocent Tess Durbeyfield is driven by family poverty to claim kinship with the wealthy D'Urbervilles and seek a portion of their family fortune, meeting the manipulative Alec proves to be her downfall.
Malice aforethought ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 248 libraries worldwide
Tale of a neurotic, class-conscious doctor saddled with a nagging wife and the scheme he devises to do away with her. Gossip about his wife's death is rife and it seems to the Dr. that the only way to make the gossip stop is to dispose of the gossipers.
Giselle ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 122 libraries worldwide
The ballet takes its inspiration from the Slavic legend of the "Wilis" as described in the poems of Heinrich Heine. Giselle, a simple peasant girl driven to madness and death through an unhappy love, becomes a ghost ordered to destroy the man who betrayed her, yet seeks to sustain him because of her undying love.
The street. The complete first season ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
Meet six ordinary people with extraordinary lives. A married couple falling in love again after 40 years, two fighting sisters reunited by fate, a taxi driver with an unexpected friendship, and a wife and her lover all have their lives intertwine.
Split second ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
In a moment of madness, a single act causes mayhem and destruction for corporate lawyer Michael Anderson (Clive Owen- Inside man, Closer, Sin city)-a man living on the edge. Always on the go and stressed out from the incessant pressures of work and family, Michael is a tightly-sprung bomb on the verge of exploding.
First and final war : a basic information manual on the effects of nuclear war applied to Australasia ( Book )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
An Evening with the Royal Ballet ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1963 and 1981 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
Program presents a gala evening of classical ballet featuring the legendary team of Rudolf Nureyev and Margot Fonteyn.
The monostome flukes (Digenea: families Opisthotrematidae Poche and Rhabdiopoeidae Poche) parasitic in sirenians (Mammalia: Sirenia) by David Blair ( Book )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
How ballet began ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
First of a seven part series produced in the early 1970's to promote a greater understanding and appreciation of ballet through a study of its development and history.
English in Australia ( Book )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
This unique collection fills a ten-year gap in studies on the nature of Australian English, and it is the first to deal exclusively with varieties of English on the Australian continent. The book contains chapters on the phonology, morphology, syntax and.
Wax, or, The discovery of television among the bees ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
"Wax is the bizarre story of Jacob Maker, weapons guidance designer and beekeeper extraordinaire. When the bees drill a hole in Jacob's head and insert a television whose supernatural images control his will, Jacob enters a hallucinatory alternative reality - a radiant world where A-bombs, the Gulf War and insects collide."--Container.
WITTGENSTEIN, LANGUAGE AND INFORMATION Back to the Rough Ground by David Blair ( Book )
6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Consisting four related parts, this book provides an overview of Wittgenstein's philosophy of language and its relevance to information systems. It explains his late philosophy of language and mind, and discusses the relevance of his philosophy to understanding some of the problems inherent in information systems.
Degrees in violence : Robert Mugabe and the struggle for power in Zimbabwe by David Blair ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Thor & Loki blood brothers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Inspired by the acclaimed graphic novel from Robert Rodi and Esad Ribic, Marvel Knights Animation's Thor & Loki: Blood Brothers takes a powerful look inside the minds of Thor and Loki, brothers in the mythical land of Asgard and seemingly forever enemies. But just why does Loki hate his brother Thor? And could it be that the master of mischief isn't really the villain he's been branded? Loki's insatiable lust for power and his feud with Thor take on new meaning in a resonant epic.
Giselle a ballet ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1969 and 1988 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 26 libraries worldwide
The classic ballet about a young girl deceived by her lover, and the tragic consequences.
A close-up in time ( Visual )
in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
A portrait of the American Ballet Theatre. Includes selections and complete performances of various ballets and dances.
Blair's Canadian drawing series book 2, junior grade by David Blair ( Book )
3 editions published in 1907 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Blair's Canadian drawing series intermediate grade by David Blair ( Book )
3 editions published in 1908 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
The street. Season two ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
An outstanding drama series about life behind the front doors of everyday working-class families on a street in Manchester, northern England.
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