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Ravenscroft, Christopher

Overview
Works: 88 works in 192 publications in 1 language and 3,733 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Television adaptations  Poetry  Detective and mystery television programs  Film adaptations  Television plays  Comedy films  Made-for-TV movies  Television series 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PR6068.E63, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Christopher Ravenscroft
Twelfth night, or, What you will by William Shakespeare( Visual )

20 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 1,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a shipwreck, twin siblings Viola and Sebastian wash up on the shores of Illyria. Viola, disguised as a man named Cesario, takes up service with the Duke Orsino, who is madly in love with the Lady Olivia. But Olivia is in mourning over her brother's death, so Orsino sends Cesario over as an emissary of love, except that Olivia falls for Viola!
The Ruth Rendell mysteries( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lake of darkness: When Martin Urban wins nearly £2 million in the lottery, he plans to give away some of it to people in need. His plans also include the lovely, mysterious Francesca, with whom he begins an affair. But neither philanthropy nor love comes easy
Kenneth Branagh's twelfth night : or, What you will( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kenneth Branagh takes on Shakespeare's Twelfth Night with the Renaissance Theatre Company. The exemplary cast includes Richard Briers as Malvolio, Frances Barber as Viola, Caroline Langrishe as Olivia, Christopher Ravenscroft as Orsino, and James Saxon as Sir Toby Belch. The original music for this production is by Paul McCartney and Pat Doyle
The Ruth Rendell mysteries( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Wexford delves into two harrowing murder cases. Simisola: a haunting case of multiple murder and racism. Road rage: a deadly tale of eco-terrorism, out-of-control anger, and kidnapping
The Aeneid by Virgil( Recording )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic of Rome that is filled with mythology, history, and archaeology. It describes Aeneas' adventures at sea following the capture of Troy by the Greeks during the Trojan War
Harm done by Ruth Rendell( Recording )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chief Inspector Wexford is charged with solving the mysterious disappareances of two girls, protecting a pedophile, and catching a killer
Kissing the gunner's daughter by Ruth Rendell( Recording )

7 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brutal mass murder seems at first to be a burglary gone wrong, but Chief Inspector Wexford sees a connection to the killing of a police officer
Road rage by Ruth Rendell( Recording )

7 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Britain, Chief Inspector Wexford hunts for eco- terrorists who abducted five people, including his wife. They threaten to kill them unless the government halts the construction of a highway through scenic countryside
Road rage( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A massive gathering of angry protesters has taken up residence in Framhurst Great Wood just outside of Kingsmarkham. At stake is the life of the woodland itself. A highway planned to cut through its center will destroy its pristine beauty forever. It is clear that the countryside is doomed to disappear. But so, it seems, are some of the citizens of Kingsmarkham
The Ruth Rendell mysteries( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Melanie Akande, daughter of Inspector Wexford's Nigerian-born physician, goes missing, the family brace themselves for a case of abduction-- maybe murder. Melanie had an appointment to see Annette Bystock the day she disappeared, and Annette is found strangled to death in her apartment. Is there a connection?
The Ruth Rendell mysteries( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A massive gathering of angry protesters has taken up residence in Framhurst Great Wood just outside of Kingsmarkham. At stake is the life of the woodland itself. A highway planned to cut through its center will destroy its pristine beauty forever. It is clear that the countryside is doomed to disappear. But so, it seems, are some of the citizens of Kingsmarkham
A guilty thing surprised by Ruth Rendell( Recording )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Nightingales were a happy couple with few problems or worries in their twilight years. The sudden and mysterious murder of Mrs. Nightingale, however, leads Chief Inspector Wexford deep into their mysterious and hidden lifestyles
Simisola( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Melanie Akande, daughter of Inspector Wexford's Nigerian-born physician, goes missing, the family brace themselves for a case of abduction-- maybe murder. Melanie had an appointment to see Annette Bystock the day she disappeared, and Annette is found strangled to death in her apartment. During the hunt for Annette's killers, the body of a young black girl is found buried in the Sussex countryside. Wexford must battle through the prejudices of color, age and social class to discover the shocking truth
The Ruth Rendell mysteries( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Fallen Curtain: Abducted briefly as a boy, Richard Clayton cannot remember what happened during those few fateful hours. The mystery dogs him until he reaches the verge of manhood himself
Simisola( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Melanie Akande, daughter of Inspector Wexford's Nigerian-born physician, goes missing, the family brace themselves for a case of abduction-- maybe murder. Melanie had an appointment to see Annette Bystock the day she disappeared, and Annette is found strangled to death in her apartment. During the hunt for Annette's killers, the body of a young black girl is found buried in the Sussex countryside. Wexford must battle through the prejudices of color, age and social class to discover the shocking truth
Simisola by Ruth Rendell( Recording )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Melanie Akande, daughter of Inspector Wexford's Nigerian-born GP, goes missing the family brace themselves for a case of abduction - maybe murder. The one clue seems to be held by Annette Bystock who works at the Kingsmarkham ESJ - or did, until her murder. During the hunt for Annette's killers, the body of a young black girl is found, buried deep in the peaceful, Sussex countryside. The whiff of deceit lingers around key witnesses like the lovely Ingrid Pamber and aspiring politician Anouk Khoori. Wexford must battle through the prejudices of colour, age and social class to discover the shocking truth
Pericles, Prince of Tyre by William Shakespeare( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Prince of Tyre is pursued by the vengeance of King Antiochus because he discovered the monarch's incestuous relationship with his daughter. Fleeing from place to place, Pericles is shipwrecked, courts, and marries Thaisa. Their child, Marina, raised by friends when Thaisa is believed to have died, is kidnapped by pirates and sold into a brothel before Thaisa is discovered alive and the family is joyfully reunited
End in tears by Ruth Rendell( Recording )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lump of concrete dropped deliberately from a little stone bridge over a relatively unfrequented road kills the wrong person. The driver behind is spared. But only for a while ... It is impossible for Chief Inspector Wexford not to wonder how terrible it would be to discover that one of his daughters had been murdered. Sylvia has always been a cause for concern. Living alone with her two children, she is pregnant again. What will happen to the child? The relationship between father and daughter has always been uneasy. But the current situation also provokes an emotional division between Wexford and his wife, Dora
The Thames Shakespeare collection double feature : Twelfth night ; Romeo & Juliet( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelfth night: A popular and enduring comedy revolving around unrequited love and mistaken identity; Romeo & Juliet: A moving interpretation of Shakespeare's ageless tale of family feuds, star-crossed lovers, and tragedy
 
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Alternative Names
Christopher Ravenscroft acteur britannique

Christopher Ravenscroft British actor

Кристофер Рейвенскрофт

כריסטופר רייבנסקרופט שחקן אנגלי

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