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Merrison, Clive

Overview
Works: 101 works in 260 publications in 3 languages and 5,942 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  History  Detective and mystery stories  Short stories  Audio adaptations  Radio plays  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery stories, English 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer
Classifications: PR4622, 823.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Clive Merrison
The English patient by Anthony Minghella ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During World War II, a mysterious stranger is rescued from a fiery plane crash. The American allies care for him and the dangerous secrets from his past come to light
The history boys by Nicholas Hytner ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Centers around eight boisterous-yet-talented schoolboys hoping to gain admittance to England's most prestigious universities. They are aided on their quest by two teachers, a shrewd young upstart and an inspiring old eccentric, whose opposing philosophies challenge the boys to confront the true meaning of education and the relative values of happiness and success
Heavenly creatures by Peter Jackson ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on a true-life story. Juliet Hulme and Pauline Parker are two highly imaginative teenage school girls. They form an intense and obsessive bond that leads to shocking consequences
William Shakespeare's King Lear by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
King Lear seeks to divide his kingdom among his three daughters in order to ease the burden of rule, but his lack of judgment in asking each daughter how much she loves him leads to tragedy
The history boys by Alan Bennett ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What is the purpose of education? Is it to pass exams or is it to encourage a desire for learning? For General Studies teacher Hector, it is to make pupils think for themselves, to ignite a passion for something that can sustain them throughout their lives. Offered by new substitute Mr. Irwin--for whom truth is the first casualty of exam-passing--are techniques that are most likely to impress a bored examiner. The formidably precocious grammar school boys themselves chase the Holy Grail for a crème-de-la-crème career path: passing an Oxbridge entrance exam
The adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clive Merrison stars as Holmes with Michael Williams as Watson in these adventures, part of the unique fully dramatised BBC canon of Conan Doyle's short stories and novels featuring the world-famous sleuth
The adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clive Merrison stars as Holmes with Michael Williams as Watson in these adventures, part of the unique fully dramatised BBC canon of Conan Doyle's short stories and novels featuring the world-famous sleuth
The return of Sherlock Holmes volume 1 by Arthur Conan Doyle ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clive Merrison stars as Holmes with Michael Williams as Watson in these adventures, part of the unique fully dramatised BBC canon of Conan Doyle's short stories and novels featuring the world-famous sleuth
A study in scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this first Sherlock Holmes story, Dr. Watson is at a loose end until a chance encounter leads him to take rooms with a remarkable young man. The arrogant, irascible Sherlock Holmes is a master chemist, a talented musician and an expert on all aspects of crime. When Watson is drawn into the investigation of a bizarre murder in which Holmes is involved, he is unaware that it is the beginning of the most famous partnership in the history of criminal detection
Sherlock Holmes essentials. the favorite stories of Conan Doyle by Arthur Conan Doyle ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents six mystery stories about the adventures of the intrepid detective Sherlock Holmes and his chronicler Dr. Watson
The adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle ( )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clive Merrison stars as Holmes with Michael Williams as Watson in these adventures, part of the unique fully dramatised BBC canon of Conan Doyle's short stories and novels featuring the world-famous sleuth
Sherlock Holmes, his last bow radio dramatization by Arthur Conan Doyle ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. John Scott Eccles wakes to find that his host and all the domestic staff have vanished and downstairs, the police find grim evidence of voodoo rites. In the second story, the morning mail brings Miss Susan Cushing a gruesome surprise. Who would want to send a gentle spinster two severed human ears? In the third story, a local landlady has an eccentric lodger who is causing her grave concern especially after her husband was abducted, obviously mistaken for someone else. In the fourth story, Holmes is asked by his brother, Mycroft, to uncover how top secret plans for the Bruce Partington sumarine could have been stolen from the Woolwich Arsenal
Riddles of the sphinx ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"[A] landmark fusion of feminism and formal experimentation that seeks to create a non-sexist film language. Invoking and challenging traditional interpretations of the Oedipus story as a movement from matriarchal culture to patriarchal order, the film also probes representation in film itself"--Container
The memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Silver blaze, the favorite for the Wessex Cup, has disappeared. With only days to go before the race, Holmes has his work cut out for him. In the second story, whose is the face at the upstairs window, "livid, deadly, yellow, and with something set and rigid about it, which was shockingly unnatural?" In the third story, young Hall Pycroft finds his suspicions are quickly aroused in his new job by a shoddy office and the odd behavior of his office. Call for Holmes ... In the fourth story, the young Holmes, just down from university, solves his very first case: the mystery of a Justice of the Peace and an old sailor, Hudson--seemingly the devil himself
The hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle ( )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sir Henry Baskerville is bequeathed an eerie estate on the moors which has a legend attached to it of a mysterious hound. At first this is dismissed as nonsense, but when a murder occurs Sir Henry wisely sends for the omnisient Holmes. The setting of the moors provides a mysterious and gloomy background for Conan Doyle's novel and it takes all of Sherlock Holmes' powers of reasoning to work out what lies behind the mysterious legend. Clive Merrison stars as Holmes with Michael Williams as Watson in this adventure, part of the unique fully dramatised BBC canon of Conan Doyle's short stories and novels featuring the world-famous sleuth
The memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
4 stories of mystery and suspense featuring the master detective, Sherlock Holmes
The novels of Sherlock Holmes radio dramatization by Arthur Conan Doyle ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The casebook of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle ( )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clive Merrison stars as Holmes with Michael Williams as Watson in these adventures, part of the unique fully dramatised BBC canon of Conan Doyle's short stories and novels featuring the world-famous sleuth
The casebook of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle ( )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clive Merrison stars as Holmes with Michael Williams as Watson in these adventures, part of the unique fully dramatised BBC canon of Conan Doyle's short stories and novels featuring the world-famous sleuth
The sign of the four a Sherlock Holmes mystery by Arthur Conan Doyle ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Once a year, Mary Morstan receives an anonymous package containing a magnificent costly pearl. Aware that the gifts are somehow connected to the disappearance of her father ten years previously, she is both intrigued and frightened by the arrival of a letter summoning her for a meeting in the dead of night. Accompanied by Holmes and Watson, Mary embarks on a quest which is to lead them through the dark heart of the city, to a one-legged man and an incredible tale of greed and revenge. Clive Merrison stars as Holmes with Michael Williams as Watson in this adventure, part of the unique fully dramatised BBC canon of Conan Doyle's short stories and novels featuring the world-famous sleuth
 
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English (114)
German (4)
Spanish (1)
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