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BBC Radio

Overview
Works: 536 works in 746 publications in 3 languages and 11,630 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Fantasy fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Radio plays  Children's audiobooks  Juvenile works  Audio adaptations  Action and adventure fiction 
Roles: Producer, Performer
Classifications: PR6039.O32, 823.912
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Most widely held works about BBC Radio
 
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Most widely held works by BBC Radio
The lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Recording )

12 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatized radio production adapted from Tolkien's classic work.--
The hobbit by J. R. R Tolkien( Recording )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bilbo Baggins, the hobbit, is a peaceful sort who lives in a cozy hole in the Shire, a place where adventures are uncommon--and rather unwanted. So when the wizard Gandalf whisks him away on a treasure-hunting expedition with a troop of rowdy dwarves, he's not entirely thrilled
The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy : primary phase by Douglas Adams( Recording )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The show that began with the end of the world at the Restaurant at the End of the Universe continues with Arthur Dent and friend Ford Prefect stranded on prehistoric Earth
The fellowship of the ring by J. R. R Tolkien( Recording )

11 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sauron, the Dark Lord, has gathered to him all the Rings of Power except one - the One Ring that rules them all - which has fallen into the hands of the hobbit Bilbo Baggins. Young Frodo Baggins finds himself faced with an immense task when Bilbo entrusts the Ring to his care
The garden party : and other stories by Maeve Binchy( Recording )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maeve Binchy is one of the world's most popular and bestselling authors, and this collection of four stories from the BBC Radio archive shows her at her most insightful and imaginative
The two towers by J. R. R Tolkien( Recording )

9 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the evil lord Sauron readies his armies for war, Frodo and Sam continue their lonely mission toward Mordor, guided by Gollum, a deceitful and tortured creature helplessly ensnared in the Ring's dark power
Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie( Recording )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Linnet Doyle is young, beautiful, and rich, and she has her best friend's love as her husband. They meet Poirot on a cruise on the Nile, where he feels something is dangerously amiss
Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie( Recording )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hercule Poirot sets out to solve the murder of an American businessman stabbed to death aboard the luxury train, the Orient Express, snowbound in the middle of Europe
The return of the king by J. R. R Tolkien( Recording )

8 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saruman has been defeated by Gandalf and Frodo captured by the dreaded orcs. Sam must rescue his master if their mission to destroy the ring is to continue. Meanwhile, war rages and the other members of the Fellowship fight against the forces of the Dark Lord
Cello concerto by Antonín Dvořák( )

2 editions published in 2013 and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Content : Cello Concerto -- Dvorak ; Cello Concerto No. 1 -- Saint-Saens
The lord of the rings : the complete trilogy by J. R. R Tolkien( Recording )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frodo, a hobbit, is entrusted with a powerful, legendary ring in order to travel across the world and throw it into Mount Doom in the hopes of destroying it before the evil Sauron catches him and takes the ring for himself
Trains and buttered toast : selected radio talks by John Betjeman( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Eccentric, sentimental and homespun, John Betjeman's passions were mostly self-taught. He saw his country being devastated by war and progress, and he waged a private battle to save it. His only weapons were words - the poetry for which he is best known and, even more influential, the radio talks that first made him a phenomenon." "Now collected in book form for the first time, his broadcasts represent one of the most compelling archives of twentieth-century broadcasting, evoking for the modern reader Betjeman's unique perspective and the compelling magic of the golden age of wireless"--Book jacket
BBC Radio presents The lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To protect a magic ring, Frodo, the hobbit, must undertake a long and dangerous journey
War and peace by Leo Tolstoy( Recording )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A BBC Radio dramatizaton of the classic novel chronicles Russian history during and after the Napoeonic Wars
Pet sematary by Stephen King( Recording )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dr. Louis Creed and his wife Rachel chose rural Maine to settle his family and bring up their children. It was a better place than smog-covered Chicago-- or so he thought. But that was before he became acquainted with the old pet burial ground located in the backwoods of the quiet community of Ludlow. The place has a power-- it seeps into your dreams and you wake up sweating with fear. It is a place that strikes dread into the lives of all who share its secrets."--Container
Agatha Raisin : the terrible tourist & the fairies of Fryfam by M. C Beaton( )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Penelope Keith stars as Agatha Raisin in two full-cast BBC Radio 4 dramas. After a lifetime spent in public relations, the drinking and smoking one-woman dynamo that is Agatha Raisin struggles to adapt to life in a quiet Cotswold village. Penelope Keith stars again as Agatha Raisin - Miss Marple with attitude in the fourth volume of full-cast dramas based on the bestselling books by M.C. Beaton
Alice in Wonderland ; and, Through the looking glass by Lewis Carroll( Recording )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By falling down a rabbit hole and stepping through a mirror, Alice experiences unusual adventures with a variety of nonsensical characters
Complete waltzes by Frédéric Chopin( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sense and sensibility by Jane Austen( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mrs. Dashwood is forced by an avaricious daughter-in-law to leave the family home in Sussex, she takes her three daughters to live in a modest cottage in Devon. For Elinor, the eldest daughter, the move means a painful separation from the man she loves, but her sister Marianne finds in Devon the romance and excitement for which she longs
 
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The lord of the rings
Alternative Names
BBC Radio

British Broadcasting Corporation. BBC Radio

British Broadcasting Corporation. Radio

Languages
English (106)

French (2)

Welsh (1)

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The hobbitThe hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy : primary phaseThe fellowship of the ringThe garden party : and other storiesThe two towersDeath on the NileMurder on the Orient ExpressThe return of the king