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Davies, John Howard 1939-2011

Overview
Works: 332 works in 928 publications in 5 languages and 11,735 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television comedies  Film adaptations  History  Television programs  Detective and mystery television programs  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Television series  Television mini-series 
Roles: Director, Actor, Production personnel, Producer, Author, Performer, Film editor, fmd, Other, tlp
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Howard Davies
Fawlty Towers : the complete collection by John Howard Davies( Visual )

69 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basil Fawlty is the sharp-tongued, short-tempered owner of Fawlty Towers, a hotel plagued by crisis, chaos and bizarre characters
Oliver Twist by David Lean( Visual )

64 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After escaping from the dreary workhouse where he has spent his childhood, Oliver runs away to London, only to fall in with Artful Dodger, Fagin, and their gang of young thieves. It is only with the revelation of Oliver's true identity that his troubles finally end
The complete Monty Python's flying circus by Monty Python (Comedy troupe)( Visual )

76 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All 45 episodes from four seasons of Monty Python's flying circus
The vicar of Dibley( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sleepy English village of Dibley is plunged into an uproar when its new vicar turns out to be a woman. And not just any woman, but the unconventional Geraldine Granger who brings her own earthy spirit and humor to the pulpit
War and peace by Sergey Prokofiev( Visual )

17 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and held by 647 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
Devices and desires by P. D James( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 484 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
Unnatural causes by Rob Malenfant( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 388 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
Cover her face( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A murdered drug dealer, a beautiful witness and a proper country estate. Dalgliesh believes there is a connection"--Koch Entertainment booklet
The rocking horse winner by D. H Lawrence( Visual )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy growing up in a household where there is no love and no luck but always a shortage of money develops an uncanny ability to pick horse-race winners while furiously riding his wooden rocking-horse
Rowan Atkinson is Mr. Bean : the whole Bean( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The internationally acclaimed Mr. Bean TV series and two box office hit films continue to enthrall audience worldwide and maintain his universal popularity
A taste for death( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dark secrets lurk behind the respectable facade of a government minister's household in a complex case of multiple murder
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple : sleeping murder( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 247 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?
The Edwardians( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Edwardian period, beginning with Edward VII's ascent to the throne in 1901 and ending with World War I, was an era of rapid industrialization, pioneering artistic and literary achievements, and great social and political upheaval. It is filled with captivating characters who left their mark upon British society and the world at large. This 8-part BBC series profiles the movers and the shakers who exemplify the era's progressive spirit as well as its colorful eccentricities.--Container
Agatha Christie Marple( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 182 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
Thomas & Sarah( Visual )

3 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow the up-and-down adventures of the former chauffeur and parlor maid, a couple often as at odds with each other as they are with their efforts to strike it rich. Each episode finds our duo tackling new endeavors
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple by Agatha Christie( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of mysteries involving Agatha Christie's most popular detective, an unassuming little old lady, Miss Marple
Kim by Rudyard Kipling( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aventuras de Kim, un golfillo cuyo hogar se encuentra en las calles y carreteras de la India de 1890. Su relación con un anciano lama budista va moldeando su personalidad
Agatha Christie Marple by Agatha Christie( Visual )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 172 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
The best bits of Mr. Bean( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More trials and tribulations for Mr. Bean
Good neighbors( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple decides to live off the land of their suburban London home to the annoyance of their neighbors
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Oliver Twist
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 ديفيز

ジョン・ハワード・デイヴィス

約翰·霍瓦德·戴維斯

Languages
English (287)

Spanish (7)

German (5)

French (3)

Italian (1)

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Oliver TwistThe rocking horse winnerThe EdwardiansThe best bits of Mr. Bean