WorldCat Identities

Hickson, Joan 1906-1998

Overview
Works: 200 works in 675 publications in 3 languages and 12,192 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Detective and mystery television programs  Fiction  Made-for-TV movies  Television mini-series  Television programs  Romance films  Coming-of-age films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PR6005.H66, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joan Hickson
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple by Agatha Christie( Visual )

32 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 1,744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Return to post-war England for mystery and a cup of tea. The consummate prim and proper crime-fighting spinster, Miss Jane Marple sets down her knitting needles to unwind the most ingenious crimes. As she travels from city to countryside and even the Bahamas, murders, missing bodies and haunted dreams have a habit of falling accross Miss Marple's path
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple by Joan Hickson( Visual )

75 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prim and proper Miss Jane Marple uses her razor-sharp mind and intuitive understanding of criminal behavior to solve murder mysteries
Great expectations by Charles Dickens( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the gloom of a country graveyard, a young boy encounters an escaped convict, a chance meeting that later leads the boy to tragedy, mystery and wealth
The Tuesday Club murders by Agatha Christie( Recording )

12 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At a meeting of the Tuesday Club, the members ask Miss Marple to find the solutions for strange and baffling mysteries
Miss Marple 4:50 from Paddington by Joan Hickson( Visual )

29 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple is on her way to visit a friend, Elspeth McGillicuddy, when she witnesses a strangling on a passing train
4:50 from Paddington by Agatha Christie( Recording )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For an instant, two trains ran side by side. In that frozen moment, Elspeth McGillicuddy witnessed a murder. She saw the body crumple. Then the other train drew away. And everyone but Miss Jane Marple was willing to dismiss her friend's distraught report
They do it with mirrors : a Miss Marple mystery by Agatha Christie( Recording )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Jane Marple finds herself investigating murder when, at the urging of Ruth Van Rydock who has premonitions of foul play, she visits Stonygates, home of her friend Carrie Louise Serrocold and a treatment center for juvenile delinquents
They do it with mirrors( Visual )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and German and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple's friend is being poisoned so she goes to Stony gates and finds more intrigue
Miss Marple investigates by Agatha Christie( Recording )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The case of the perfect maid -- The case of the caretaker -- The tape-measure murder -- Strange jest
Why didn't they ask Evans? by John Davies( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a round of golf on a cliff-top course in Wales, Bobby Jones discovers a man lying gravely injured on the rocks below. His last words, "Why didn't they ask Evans?," leads Bobby and his friend on a quest to find out what happened to the man
Miss Marple a Caribbean mystery by Agatha Christie( Visual )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple is on vacation in the West Indies, a peaceful, relaxing one until Major Palgrave turns up dead. One by one the guests begin to die
Sleeping murder( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giles and Gwenda Reed have just moved into their dream house. But it's turning into a house of horror as Gwenda finds herself haunted by the vision of a body in the hall. Can Miss Marple solve the mystery and return the house to the Reeds?
A pocketful of rye by Agatha Christie( Visual )

16 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple sets out to find the killer of Rex Fortescue and his wife, to try to save Gladys, the maid, who she feels is next in line to be killed
Miss Marple The Mirror cracked from side to side( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marina Gregg, an American actress, is in St. Mary Mead to make a movie. While there she hosts a party- where one of the guests is poisoned- a fate designed for Marina Gregg. Miss Marple is soon on the trail of the murderer
Murder at the Vicarage by Agatha Christie( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple must use all her intuitive powers to solve the murder of the disliked Colonel Protheroe in St. Mary Mead
At Bertram's Hotel( Visual )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London's Bertram's Hotel is a well polished retreat where dowager duchesses, retired clergymen, and aging generals can indulge in the comforts of a bygone era. However, the respectable hotel's facade begins to crumble when the Irish doorman is found murdered
The moving finger by Agatha Christie( Visual )

13 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poison pen letters cause quite a stir in the small village of Lymston
The essential Agatha Christie stories twenty unabridged mysteries by Agatha Christie( Recording )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hercule Poirot, Miss Marple and a host of other detectives crack cases of all stripes in this collection of twenty of Agatha Christie's famous short mysteries
Great expectations by Charles Dickens( Visual )

15 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philip Pirrip, or "Pip" (Gerry Sundquist) is raised by his harsh sister and her likable husband. Later, he meets the eccentric Miss Havisham (Joan Hickson) and is smitten by the beautiful but utterly spoiled Estella (Sarah-Jane Varley). Pip takes on her materialistic values but suffering and maturity eventually teach him the difference between being true to oneself and living according to self-deluding great expectations
Nemesis by Agatha Christie( Visual )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple must solve a crime after discovering what it is
 
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Agatha Christie's Miss Marple
Alternative Names
Hickson, Joan Bogle.

Joan Hickson actrice britannique

Joan Hickson aktorka brytyjska

Joan Hickson attrice inglese

Joan Hickson britische Schauspielerin

Joan Hickson britisk skodespelar

Joan Hickson britisk skuespiller

Joan Hickson Brits actrice (1906-1998)

Joan Hickson brittisk skådespelare

Хиксон, Джоан

جوان هیکسون بازیگر بریتانیایی

Languages
English (310)

Spanish (11)

German (2)

Covers
Great expectationsThe Tuesday Club murders4:50 from PaddingtonThey do it with mirrors : a Miss Marple mysteryThey do it with mirrorsMiss Marple investigatesMurder at the VicarageAt Bertram's Hotel