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Becoming Jane by Anne Hathaway( Visual )

20 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 1795 and Jane Austen is a feisty 20-year-old. The emerging writer already sees a world beyond class and commerce, pride and prejudice, and dreams of doing what was then nearly unthinkable--marrying for love. Her parents prefer a wealthy husband, to assure their daughter's future social standing, and are eyeing Mr. Wisley, nephew to the very rich and very formidable Lady Gresham, as a prospective match. But when Jane meets the roguish and decidedly non-aristocratic Tom Lefroy, sharp repartee leads to flying sparks. His intellect and arrogance raise her ire - then knock her head over heels. The couple, whose flirtation flies in the face of the sense and sensibility of the age, is faced with a terrible dilemma. If they attempt to marry, they will risk everything that matters - family, friends and fortune
Simon Schama's Power of art by Simon Schama( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focusing on eight iconic works of art, this series reveals the history of visual imagination through the ages. A combination of reconstruction, photography and storytelling transport the viewer back to the intense moments when great works were conceived and born: the murderous, messianic world of Baroque Rome; opulent, parvenu Amsterdam; paranoid, revolutionary Paris; Victorian England suffocating beneath riches and righteousness; the madhouses and brothels of Provence; the carnage of civil war Spain; 1950s New York, caught between Cold War jitters and Manhattan glitter. In each place, a great artist is backed into a corner, facing a crisis, given a chance to confound his rivals, enemies and critics one more time
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home use only
Doctor Who by Matt Smith( Visual )

18 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Gallifrey. Planet of the Time lords. The Doctor has finally come home, but not by choice. Summoned by a vision from the Matrix, he is drawn into a web of political intrigue and assassination. Nothing is quite what it seems, and in the shadows lurks his oldest and deadliest enemy"--Container
All creatures great & small by James Herriot( Visual )

39 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the rugged beauty of the dales of Yorkshire, England, this season continues the true-life story of young veterinarian James Herriot. Newly married to Helen and settled into a partnership with Siegfried Farnon--with the sporadic support of Siegfried's errant younger brother, Tristan--James finds that there is no end to the joy and heartache, tears and laughter that go with caring for all creatures great and small
Cranford by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cranford, in 1842, is a market town in northwest England. It is a place governed by etiquette, custom and above all, an intricate network of ladies. It seems that life has always been conducted according to their social rules. For spinsters Deborah Jenkyns, the arbiter of correctness, and Matty, her demurring sister, the town is a hub of intrigue. Handsome new doctor Frank Harrison has arrived from London; a retired Captain and his daughters move in across the street and preparations for Lady Ludlow's garden party are underway. The town has some secrets which are about to be revealed. But news comes that shakes the town: a railway line from Manchester is coming to Cranford
Planet Earth the complete series by David Attenborough( Visual )

32 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Turkish and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five years in production, over 2000 days in the field 200 locations, this blockbuster 11-part television series takes the viewer on an unforgettable journey with our planet's best-loved, wildest and most elusive creatures from the highest mountains to the deepest rivers, through the challenging seasons and the daily struggle for survival in Earth's most extreme habitats
Bleak House by Charles Dickens( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out of an interminable court case spin three young people each searching for their place in the world. Their story moves fast, swirling through an incredible array of characters from passionate young lovers to ruthless lawyers, from an ice-cold aristocratic beauty to a shrewd relentless detective, until the final thrilling climax
Little Dorrit by Ying guo guo jia guang bo gong si; (British Broadcasting Corporation)( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amy Dorrit's (Claire Foy) gentle spirit has never been dampened by the confining walls of the Marshalsea Prison she's lived in her whole life. Despite the dark shadow of debtor's prison, Amy lovingly cares for her father William Dorrit (Tom Courtenay), the longest serving inmate. A possibly redemptive light unexpectedly shines in the form of Arthur Clennam (Matthew Macfadyen), who has been left with the intriguing threads of a mystery after his father's death -- threads that will intertwine his family and fate with the Dorrits. Clennam's exhaustive search for answers involves murder, fortunes gained and lost, the upper echelons and lowest dregs of society, and most surprising of all, a tender romance. Adapted by Andrew Davies (Bleak House, Pride and Prejudice), Little Dorrit, based on the book by Charles Dickens, is a sprawling story as timely as it is moving. - Publisher
Lark Rise to Candleford by Flora Thompson( Visual )

19 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the relationship of two contrasting communities: Lark Rise, a small hamlet gently holding onto the past, and Candleford, a neighboring market town bustling into the future. When young Laura Timmins leaves Lark Rise for a job at the Candleford post office, she discovers an eye-opening, exciting new world. In the face of scandals and feuds, she must leave her childhood behind
Doctor Who by Lyn Euros( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The further adventures of the time traveling alien adventurer and his companions
Life in the undergrowth by British Broadcasting Corporation( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven landmark series providing an encyclopaedic journey into our fascinating natural world
Upstairs, downstairs( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most loved television series of all time is brought back to life with a fresh cast and sumptuous production values. It's 1936, and six years since parlor maid Rose left 165 Eaton Place, when fate brings her back as housekeeper to its new owners: Sir Hallam, his wife Lady Agnes, and Maud, Lady Holland, his mother. Rose soon finds she has her work cut out as she recruits a new 'downstairs' family to help run the elegance and finery of the 'upstairs' world
Human planet by John Hurt( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humans are the ultimate animals - the most successful species on the planet. Uniquely in the animal kingdom, humans have managed to adapt and thrive in every environment on Earth. Each episode examines one of the extremes of our planet: the arctic, mountains, oceans, jungles, grasslands, deserts, rivers, and even the urban jungle. Each habitat engenders astonishing solutions in the face of extreme adversity. Here are people who survive by building complex, exciting, and often mutually beneficial relationships with their animal neighbors, or the hostile elements of the natural world. This eight-part series is a celebration of the amazing, complex, profound, and sometimes challenging relationship between humankind and nature
Earth the biography( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Earth is an incredible, exceptional planet with an amazing life story full of cataclysmic disasters, eleventh-hour coincidences that save it from extinction, and an astonishing power to continually regenerate ... [U]ses breathtaking footage and specialist imaging to tell the story of the great forces that shape the planet - volcanoes, the ocean, the atmosphere and ice. Traveling from Ethiopia's unique lava lake to an ice cave under a glacier in Greenland and a host of amazing locations in between ... examine the forces that have helped create and foster life on Earth."--Container
Silas Marner : the weaver of Raveloe by George Eliot( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silas Marner was a man who had everything, until he lost it all. Falsely accused of theft and driven out of his town, Silas starts life anew. One day, upon arriving home, he discovers a child asleep on the hearth
Doctor Who( Visual )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ordinary London bus ride takes the Doctor and some unsuspecting passengers through an unexpected wormhole to an extraordinary adventure on a vast wasteland planet. The Doctor must join forces with the mysterious Lady Christina, an unfamiliar insectoid species, and a quirky scientist in London to stop a terrifying swarm and fulfill his promise to get the frightened passengers back home
Doctor Who( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The regenerated Doctor (David Tennant) travels through time and space with his companion Rose Tyler encountering strange lifeforms and protecting the Earth from alien invaders. This season is filled with more thrills, more laughs, more heartbreak and some terrifying new aliens and old acquaintances
Luther by Idris Elba( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A self-destructive near-genius, Luther might just be as dangerous as the depraved criminals he hunts. Luther follows his own moral code as much as the rules of criminal law. But he quickly becomes locked in a lethal battle of wits with Alice, a beautiful, highly intelligent mass murderer, and his decision-making process becomes increasingly murky. Luther's lonely path pulls him towards the very edge of temptation
Doctor Who( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Doctor and Donna travel back to Pompeii in AD 79 on the eve of the infamous eruption, investigate a series of grisly murders with the help of Agatha Christie, journey to the homeworld of the sinister Ood, face an old enemy of the Doctor's, and more
 
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Doctor WhoAll creatures great & smallPlanet Earth the complete seriesBleak HouseLittle DorritLark Rise to CandlefordDoctor WhoLife in the undergrowth