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Davies, John Howard 1939-2011

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Most widely held works by John Howard Davies
Fawlty Towers : the complete collection by Connie Booth( Visual )

31 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in English and held by 1,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basil Fawlty is an inept and manic English hotel owner and manager who isn't cut out for his job. He's intolerant, rude and paranoid. Chaos frequently breaks loose as Basil tries to run the hotel. He is constantly under verbal (and sometime physical) attack from his unhelpful wife Sybil, and hindered by the incompetent, but easy target, Manuel, the Spanish waiter. Fortunately he has an intelligent and attractive maid to help him out of the various situations he gets into
Devices and desires by P. D James( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scotland Yard Commander Adam Dalgliesh retreats to an isolated town for some rest, but his isolation is shattered when he discovers he cannot escape murder
War & peace by Leo Tolstoy( Visual )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's timeless masterpiece of love and loss, focusing on the consequences faced by three Russian families during the Napoleonic Wars
Unnatural causes by Rob Malenfant( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scotland Yard Commander Adam Dalgliesh investigates the bizarre murder of a man with his hands cut off found floating in a dinghy out at sea
A taste for death( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dark secrets lurk behind the respectable facade of a government minister's household in a complex case of multiple murder
The rocking horse winner by D. H Lawrence( Visual )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story about a young, sensitive English boy whose rocking horse empowers him to predict winning racehorses, at the eventual cost of his life
Monty Python's flying circus by Monty Python (Comedy troupe)( Visual )

18 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes episodes 1-13 from season 1 and 14-26 from season 2
Sleeping murder( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giles and Gwenda Reed have just moved into their dream house. But it's turning into a house of horror as Gwenda finds herself haunted by the vision of a body in the hall. Can Miss Marple solve the mystery and return the house to the Reeds?
Thomas & Sarah( Visual )

6 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spin-off, antedated to 1911, followed the up-and-down adventures of two former Bellamy employees as they made a go of it on their own in pursuit of extravagant dreams
Agatha Christie Marple( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Return to post-war England for mystery and a cup of tea. The consummate prim and proper crime-fighting spinster, Miss Jane Marple sets down her knitting needles to unwind the most ingenious crimes. As she travels from city to countryside and even the Bahamas, murders, missing bodies and haunted dreams have a habit of falling across Miss Marple's path
Agatha Christie Marple( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Return to post-war England for mystery and a cup of tea. The consummate prim and proper crime-fighting spinster, Miss Jane Marple sets down her knitting needles to unwind the most ingenious crimes. As she travels from city to countryside and even the Bahamas, murders, missing bodies and haunted dreams have a habit of falling accross Miss Marple's path
Fawlty towers die komplette Serie by John Howard Davies( Visual )

25 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three episodes about the sharp-tongued, short-tempered owner of Fawlty Towers, a hotel plagued by crisis, chaos and bizarre characters. Includes interviews with John Cleese
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Fawlty Towers : the complete collection
Alternative Names
Davies John 1939-2011

Davies, John H. 1939-2011

John Howard Davies aktor brytyjski

John Howard Davies attore e regista britannico

John Howard Davies britischer Schauspieler und Fernsehregisseur

John Howard Davies britisk skodespelar

John Howard Davies britisk skuespiller

John Howard Davies Brits acteur (1939-2011)

John Howard Davies brittisk skådespelare

Джон Ховард Дейвис

ג'ון הווארד דייוויס

جان هاوارد دیویس بازیگر بریتانیایی

جون هوارد دافيز

ジョン・ハワード・デイヴィス

約翰·霍瓦德·戴維斯

Languages
English (131)

Spanish (1)

Covers
The rocking horse winner