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Ravenscroft, Christopher

Overview
Works: 70 works in 164 publications in 1 language and 3,607 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Television adaptations  Television plays  Poetry  Detective and mystery television programs  Detective and mystery stories  Audio adaptations  Television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PR6068.E63, 791.4572
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Most widely held works by Christopher Ravenscroft
Twelfth night, or, What you will by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 1,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of William Shakespeare's play portraying the varieties of love at an aristocratic country house
The Ruth Rendell mysteries ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
You can't be too careful: As a single woman, Della Galway values double-locked doors and a bolted gate. Security measures don't fit the lifestyle of her new flatmate, however, so Della takes extra precautions
The Ruth Rendell mysteries ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 237 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
Harm done by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chief Inspector Wexford is charged with solving the mysterious disappearances of two girls, protecting a pedophile, and catching a killer
The Aeneid by Virgil ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 195 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
Simisola ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 144 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
Kissing the gunner's daughter by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 141 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 [an Inspector Wexford mystery] by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
7 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chief Inspector Wexford walks through Framhurst Great Wood for what he tells himself will be the last time, for a construction project will soon despoil the beauty. Others are desperate to achieve their end, and their means include taking hostages and threatening murder
Twelfth night by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatization of Shakespeare's comedy where order is restored, evil punished, and all who deserve it live happily ever after
Road rage ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 122 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 )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 78 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 )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 70 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 70 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 )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harm done: Detective Chief Inspector Wexford faces growing public unrest over the release of a pedophile, an odd series of abductions, and the disappearance of a wealthy couple's daughter from her bedroom
Pericles, Prince of Tyre by William Shakespeare ( )
3 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 50 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
The Ruth Rendell mysteries ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 49 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 )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 49 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
A mind to murder ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Investigating a savage death at an exclusive psychiatric clinic, Dalgliesh is caught in a whirlwind of political intrigue and deceit"--Koch Entertainment booklet
End in tears [a Wexford novel] by Ruth Rendell ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 26 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
BBC Radio presents Hamlet by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Full cast brings this Shakespearean classic to life. Story of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, who must avenge his father's death by killing his uncle, who ascended the throne via murder
 
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