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Burke, David 1934-

Overview
Works: 91 works in 234 publications in 1 language and 7,891 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  History  Film adaptations  Television plays  Biography  Detective and mystery television programs  Televised performances  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Actor
Classifications: PR4622, 822.33
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The adventures of Sherlock Holmes( Visual )

16 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enjoy the spellbinding adventures of the world's greatest detective in these made-for-television dramatizations of the stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
William Shakespeare's Antony and Cleopatra by William Shakespeare( Recording )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mark Antony, one of the three rulers of the Roman World, has beome the thrall of the fascinating Cleopatra. Affairs of state call him to Rome, but the attractions of the Queen of Egypt prove impossible to resist"--Container
William Shakespeare's Titus Andronicus by William Shakespeare( Recording )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The noble Titus returns victorious to Rome bringing Tamora, Queen of the Goths, as his captive. When one of Tamora's sons is condemned to die, she vows revenge and, aided by the villainous Aaron, she exacts a terrible retribution, inaugurating a grim cycle of rape, murder, and cannibalism. This macabre, often brilliant tragedy comes from the earliest stage of Shakespeare's dramatic career"--Container
The first part of Henry the Sixt [sic]( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's historical play which recreates Henry's early days as King. Centers on the French wars and the activities of Joan of Arc, while glimpsing the beginning of the civil wars between the Houses of Lancaster and York
Reilly, ace of spies( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the turn of the 20th century, one remarkable man single-handedly tried to alter the course of history. Sidney Reilly was a Russian-born British agent who radically transformed modern espionage techniques and set the mold for the super spy. From one heart-pulsing mission after another, from stealing top-secret Russian oil information to a near overthrow of the Bolshevik Revolution to his final capture by Stalin's forces in 1918, Reilly's exploits are at times so daring, it's hard to believe they are actural history
Midsomer murders by John Nettles( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these contemporary British television mysteries. Second sight: A mysterious death brings Detective Chief Inspector Barnaby and his young assistant Sergeant Dan Scott to Midsomer Mere, where villagers claim psychic powers. Hidden depths: Barnaby and Scott face a bizarre crime scene when a local oenophile gets killed by a combination of catapult, croquet, and Chateau Lafite. Sauce for the goose: After a visitor dies while touring Plummer's relish factor, Barnaby and Scott investigate the local food wars. Midsomer rhapsody: Barnaby links a long-deceased local composer with odd events that crescendo to a murderous conclusion
The Copenhagen papers : an intrigue by Michael Frayn( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nazi-occupied Copenhagen provides the backdrop for this brilliant coda to the famous British play, Copenhagen
The second part of Henry the Sixth( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continues Shakespeare's story of Henry VI in which Henry marries Lady Margaret of Anjou, but she despises his meekness and takes Suffolk as a lover. The new queen also hates the Yorks and becomes the inspiration of the Lancastrians
The speckled band( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson travel to an estate in Surrey and encounter a mad doctor, a woman dead from no discernible cause, and her sister, terrified that she'll be next. The chief mystery is the murder weapon, which kills without a trace and comes when it is called
Adventures of Sherlock Holmes( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blue carbuncle: Holmes and Watson follow a trail that leads them to suspect that perhaps the wrong man has been imprisoned for stealing a precious stone with a sinister history. The copper beeches: Holmes investigates after a governess sends him a panicked message
Sherlock Holmes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Holmes is known as the greatest detective who never lived. All the classic tales are here, as the great detective and his faithful companion, Dr. Watson, tangle with the terrifying hound of the Baskervilles, the beautiful adventuress Irene Adler, and the dastardly villains Colonel Sebastian Moran, Charles Augustus Milverton, and the Napoleon of crime himself, Professor James Moriarty
The Second part of Henry the Sixt [sic] by William Shakespeare( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama of the civil war between The House of York and The House of Lancaster. Henry marries Lady Margaret of Anjou, but she despises him for his meekness and takes Suffolk as a lover. The new Queen, who also hates the Yorks (the White Roses), becomes the inspiration of the Lancastrians (the Red Roses). She and her followers are pitted against Richard, Duke of York, and his supporters, who include the Earl of Warwick, also known as "the King maker."
The red-headed league by Arthur Conan Doyle( Visual )

6 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Holmes is asked by pawnbroker Jabez Wilson to investigate a mysterious league whose members are all red-headed men. Wilson joins, and is upset when the league is suddenly dissolved, so he calls for the services of Holmes and Watson
The winter's tale by William Shakespeare( Visual )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Leontes unjustly accuses his wife Hermione of adultery with King Polixenes. He imprisons Hermione, who falls into a swoon he believes is death, and orders her infant daughter to be abandoned on the shore. Sixteen years later, their daughter falls in love with Polixenes's son and when they come to Leontes' kingdom, her identity is revealed. Leontes and Polixenes become friends again, and Hermione is found to be alive after all
Adventures of Sherlock Holmes( Visual )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The crooked man: Servants for Colonel James Barclay hear arguing and then blood-curdling screams before finding their employer dead. The speckled band: Helen Stoner becomes concerned when she hears a mysterious whistle-a sound her sister complained about right before her death
A scandal in Bohemia by Arthur Conan Doyle( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mysterious masked gentleman pays a visit to Holmes and Watson with a matter that could concern "European history." He reveals himself to be the King of Bohemia, about to marry a princess of the Scandanavian royal family. The King fears an indiscretion from his past may come to light and enlists the aid of Holmes to recover an incriminating photograph
Adventures of Sherlock Holmes( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Greek interpreter: Holmes assists his brother Mycroft to solve a problem for Mr. Melas and a foreign young man -- The Norwood builder: Why did the builder leave everything to Mr. McFarlane, who was a virtual stranger?
The crooked man( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The servants of Colonel James Barclay and his wife Nancy hear arguing, then screams. When they go to investigate, they find the Colonel dead and his wife in a faint. Sherlock Holmes is called in to find out what happened to the Barclays that night, and whose unusual footprints are found outside their french windows
The Blue carbuncle by Arthur Conan Doyle( Visual )

7 editions published between 1984 and 1995 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The "blue carbuncle," a precious stone with a sinister history, has been stolen from the hotel room of its owner, the Countess of Morcar. But when a Christmas goose and a battered hat fall into Holmes' possession, he and Watson follow a trail that leads them to suspect that the wrong man has been imprisioned for the crime
The final problem( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mona Lisa is stolen from the Louvre and the French government calls in Sherlock Holmes. Thus begins the final battle between Holmes and Professor Moriarty, culminating in their final meeting at Reichenbach Falls
 
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William Shakespeare's Titus Andronicus
Alternative Names
David Burke acteur britannique

David Burke (actor)

David Burke attore britannico

David Burke britisk skodespelar

David Burke britisk skuespiller

David Burke Brits acteur

David Burke brittisk skdespelare

David Burke englischer Schauspieler

Дейвид Бърк

دیوید برک بازیگر بریتانیایی

데이비드 버크

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English (132)

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William Shakespeare's Antony and CleopatraWilliam Shakespeare's Titus AndronicusThe Copenhagen papers : an intrigueAdventures of Sherlock HolmesThe red-headed leagueAdventures of Sherlock HolmesAdventures of Sherlock HolmesThe crooked man