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Westbury, Marjorie

Overview
Works: 34 works in 58 publications in 2 languages and 331 library holdings
Genres: Musical settings  Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Music  Live sound recordings  Fiction  Drama  Operas  Fiction radio programs  Radio adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Actor, Narrator
Classifications: M1500, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Marjorie Westbury
The beggar's opera by Benjamin Britten( Recording )

10 editions published between 1955 and 1963 in 3 languages and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opéra créé à Cambridge, Arts, le 24 mai 1948. Livret d'après la pièce de John Gay. Les rôles : Mrs. Peachum, Lucy Lockit, Diana Trapes (sopranos) ; Polly Peachum (mezzo) ; MacHeath, Filth (ténors) ; Lockit (baryton) ; Peachum (basse). La première version de la pièce de Gay fut arrangée par Pepusch et créée à Londres au théâtre Lincoln's Inn Fields le 19 janvier 1728. L'oeuvre a été popularisée par différents arrangements modernes dont celui, célèbre, de Frederic Austin (Londres, Lyric Hammersmith). Celui de Britten est une oeuvre nouvelle, résultat d'un énorme travail de recomposition
Paul Temple and the Geneva mystery by Francis Durbridge( Recording )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul is contracted by one Maurice Lonsdale, whose brother-in-law was apparently killed in a car accident while abroad. His widowed sister Margaret is increasingly convinced that her husband is still alive--and she wants Paul Temple to investigate! Paul and Steve find that their own lives are soon in danger as they become embroiled in a deception stretching from London to Switzerland
Pelléas et Mélisande by Claude Debussy( Recording )

1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Levine's affection for Debussy's masterful score creates a performance rich in orchestral and vocal colors, with all the subtle emotional shifts of the drama vividly brought to life. The magnificent Frederica von Stade is Mélisande, in a production staged for her 25th Met anniversary. Victor Braun and Dwayne Croft are half-brothers Golaud and Pelléas--one Mélisande's husband, the other her lover. Marilyn Horne brings her sumptuous voice to the role of Geneviève, Pelléas and Golaud's mother, and Robert Lloyd is heartbreaking as the blind old king Arkel
Paul Temple and the Alex affair by Francis Durbridge( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Another adventure from the archives, once again featuring writer and detective Paul Temple and his glamorous wife Steve. In "The Alex affair", the latest mystery for Francis Durbridge's sophisticated sleuth begins with a body on a train, and the word 'ALEX' scrawled on the compartment window. Peter Coke stars as Paul, with Marjorie Westbury as Steve, in eight exciting episodes which also feature James Thomason as Sir Graham Forbes of Scotland Yard
Paul Temple and the Vandyke affair by Francis Durbridge( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From 1938 to 1969 crime novelist and detective Paul Temple and his Fleet Street journalist wife Steve solved case after case in one of BBc radio's most popular serials. They inhabit a sophisticated, well-dressed world of chilled cocktails and fast cars, where the women are chic and the men still wear cravats. And where Sir Graham Forbes of Scotland Yard always needs Paul's help with a tricky case
Poems by W.B. Yeats : spoken according to his own direction by W. B Yeats( Recording )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems for several voices( Recording )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Temple and the Margo mystery by Francis Durbridge( )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flying home from a lecture tour of America, Paul Temple encounters Mike Langdon, who is seeking to persuade his employer's spoilt daughter Julie to give up her boyfriend, pop singer Tony Wyman
King's rhapsody by Ivor Novello( Recording )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great expectations. Great expectations by Mabel Constanduros( Recording )

9 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a mysterious benefactor enables Pip--a young orphaned boy--to rise in Victorian society, Pip is educated as a gentleman and snobbishly neglects his childhood friends
Poems by W. B Yeats( Recording )

2 editions published between 1973 and 2001 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Butler Yeats was born in Dublin in 1865 and was considered one of the greatest poets of the 20th century. This is a collection of his work
Cinderella : [suite] by Sergey Prokofiev( Recording )

3 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the story of a girl who is mistreated by her stepmother and stepsisters, but still manages to meet her prince with the help of a fairy godmother
Poems by W.B. Yeats by W. B Yeats( Recording )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Hook of Holland by Paul A Rubens( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tiggeroperaen by John Christopher Pepusch( Recording )

in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Temple and the Gilbert case by Francis Durbridge( Recording )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From 1938 to 1969 the fictional crime novelist and detective Paul Temple, together with his Fleet Street journalist wife Steve, solved case after case in one of BBC radio's most popular series. They inhabited a sophisticated world of chilled cocktails anf fast cars, where the women were chic and the men wore cravats - a world where Sir Graham Forbes, of Scotland Yard, usually needed Paul's help with his latest tricky case. Just as Paul and Steve are about to go on holiday, Wilfrid Stirling visits with a plea. His daughter Brenda was recently murdered, her body dumped on a bomb site. Her boyfriend Howard Gilbert, seen walking away from the site, has been convicted of the murder and sentenced to hang - but Brenda's father feels sure he didn't do it. In spite of all the evidence against Gilbert, Mr Stirling asks Paul to clear his name and discover the real murdered. If he's to prevent an unjust hanging, Paul has just a week in which to discover the truth. Can he solve the case in time?
The children's song book. by Elizabeth Poston( Recording )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beggar's opera. English by John Gay( Recording )

1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bluebeard by Charles Perrouet( Recording )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Coffret du centenaire by Camille Maurane( Recording )

1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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French (2)

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