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Ravenscroft, Christopher

Overview
Works: 72 works in 186 publications in 1 language and 3,744 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Television adaptations  Poetry  Television series  Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Fiction television programs  Detective and mystery television programs  Film adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PR2807, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Christopher Ravenscroft
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
Kenneth Branagh's twelfth night : or, What you will( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 236 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 Aeneid by Virgil( Recording )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 189 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 174 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 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kriminalroman. På et engelsk herresæde bliver en berømt forfatterinde og hendes familie myrdet ved en blodig massakre. Eneste overlevende er en 17-årig datterdatter, og hendes vidneudsagn er kommissær Wexfords eneste spor i sagen
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
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 71 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
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
The Ruth Rendell mysteries( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A taciturn young man who seeks solitude in the wilderness of the moors becomes a prime suspect in a series of murders; a rich woman who marries a man ten years her junior begins to suspect her new husband after her best friend disappears; after a young woman visits her reclusive neighbor and finds him hacked to death, she becomes a target for the murderer; identical twins compete for the affection of the same man
Simisola by Ruth Rendell( Recording )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 50 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
End in tears by Ruth Rendell( Recording )

5 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 38 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
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Recording )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hamlet, set in Denmark, tells the story of the titular prince and his supposed madness after his uncle Claudius kills his father, marries his mother, and takes the throne. Shakespeare's most popular and most performed play, Hamlet has spawned countless interpretations and continues to intrigue audiences with its timeless themes of revenge and moral corruption"--Container
Simisola( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two women are murdered. One is missing. A fourth has been viciously beaten and barely alive. She will provide Chief Inspector Wexford with the key that once turned, will lead him down a path as uncompromising as it is spine-chilling
 
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Alternative Names
Christopher Ravenscroft acteur britannique

Christopher Ravenscroft British actor

Кристофер Рейвенскрофт

כריסטופר רייבנסקרופט שחקן אנגלי

Languages
English (63)

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Harm doneRoad rageHamlet