WorldCat Identities

Lisemore, Martin

Overview
Works: 172 works in 262 publications in 1 language and 5,750 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television mini-series  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  History  Made-for-TV movies  Romance television programs  Historical television programs  Biographical television programs  Historical films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Martin Lisemore
I, Claudius by Robert Graves( Visual )

25 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in English and held by 1,747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic tale of ambition, debauchery, and intrigue, the Emmy-winning BBC series is one of the most popular and acclaimed dramas in Masterpiece Theatre history. Based on the novels by Robert Graves, spanning the history of the Roman Empire from Augustus to Nero. Episodes include: A Touch of Murder, Waiting in the Wings, What Shall We Do About Claudius?, Poison is Queen, Some Justice, plus extended versions of episodes one and two, and bonus features
Emma by Jane Austen( Visual )

23 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Jane Austen's novel about Emma Woodhouse, a young woman who finds that it is sometimes all too easy to confuse good intentions with self-gratification
The Pallisers : the complete collection by Anthony Trollope( Visual )

8 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Begins with the forced marriage of Lady Glencora to Plantagenet Palliser. The British House of Commons serves as the backdrop as we watch the coming and goings and loves and tragedies of the powerful and not so powerful. This includes the lives of the friends and children of the Palliser's
Cousin Bette by Des McAnuff( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spinster gets revenge on her cousin's family by enlisting the help of a beautiful woman, after they take away the only man that mattered to her
Murder most English( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clad in tweed and puffing on a pipe, Detective Inspector Purbright pursues the evildoers of Flaxborough with a doggedness that belies his polite conversation and mild manner. Although the quiet country town appears all gentility, beneath the surface lies a darker world of deception, intrigue, treachery, and infidelity
The Henry James collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wings of the dove: Kate Croy and Merton Densher are engaged in a passionate, clandestine love affair. Croy is desperately in love with Densher, but he lacks money, making him unsuitable as a mate. By chance, Croy befriends Milly Theale, a young American heiress. When Croy discovers that Theale suffers from a mysterious and fatal malady, she hatches a plan that can give all three something that they want, but at a price
The Pallisers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pallisers depicts both the Parliamentary maneuverings of the day and the social mores that ruled private passions
The golden bowl( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James' novel about relationships between impoverished European royalty and American nouveau riche
North & south by John Jakes( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Elizabeth Gaskell's classic Victorian love story. Independent-minded Margaret Hale moves with her parents to Milton, a manufacturing city in England's north. Compared to the bucolic south where she was raised, Milton stifles Margaret with industrial smoke and soot, and she takes an instant dislike to John Thornton, the ambitious and severe mill owner. But amid a workers₂ strike and family misfortunes, Margaret begins to reconsider her sentiments
Sense and sensibility by Ang Lee( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the lives and loves of the two Dashwood sisters, the discreet and wise Elinor, and the reckless, passionate Marianne, who pursue love and happiness around the pillars of genteel society
The golden bowl by Henry James( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wealthy American widower Adam Verver and his daughter Maggie live in Europe. They collect art and relish each other's company. Maggie becomes engaged to Amerigo, an Italian prince in reduced circumstances. Maggie and Amerigo marry, and later, after Charlotte and Adam have also wed, both spouses learn of the ongoing affair. Not until Maggie buys the gilded crystal bowl as a birthday present for Adam does truth crack the veneer of propriety
The spoils of Poynton( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs. Gareth is the widowed chatelaine of Poynton. She is fighting to keep her house with its priceless objets d'art from her son Owen and his lovely, but utterly philistine fiancee. When she discovers that her young friend Fleda Vetch is secretly in love with Owen, she thrusts Fleda into the battle line. The power struggle between the three women leaves Owen vacillating. Fleda risks betraying, and being betrayed by, all that she holds most dear
The Pallisers( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 18. Jailed and awaiting trial for murder, Phineas struggles to maintain hope. Part 19. The Pallisers host two weddings, but a general election casts a pall over the household
The Pallisers( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 24. Glencora is devastated by the trouble she has caused Planty. Part 25. Gerald is sent down from school and Silverbridge reveals stunning news about his political views. Part 26. Planty sorts out his family's problems and the political scene beckons him once again
The Pallisers( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 20. A coalition government is formed with Planty as Prime Minister. Part 21. Lopez obtains Abel Wharton's consent to marry Emily
The Pallisers( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 22. When Planty thwarts Lopez's political ploy, Lopez retaliates by selling his story to the newspaper. Part 23. Phineas defends Planty and discredits Lopez
Murder most English( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hopjoy was here: When an intelligence agent with an eye for the ladies and a growing list of creditors goes missing, DI Pubright and DS Love seek to find out why
Murder most English( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The funeral of Councilor Carobleat is attended by four of Flaxborough's leading citizens and followed by a strange course of events
Murder most English( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Something is bringing out the worst in the old men of Flaxborough, and they are taking it out on the ladies of the town, young and old alike. Women aren't safe anywhere. Could this "excess of vitality" really be the result of an herbal remedy favored by the seniors?
Cousin Bette( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born plain and poor, Bette Fischer endures her lot, until her wealthy cousin's family steals her only treasure--the young sculptor she has taken under her wing. Joining forces with ambitious, greedy, and alluring Valerie Marneffe, Bette vows to have her revenge and sets out to ruin the family by exploiting the sexual appetites of the men and the naiveté of the women. This dramatization of Balzac's great work, part of the "Scènes de la vie parisienne" section of the novel sequence "La Comédie humaine," explores themes of vice and virtue, the influence of money on French society, and the effect of gender roles on human relationships
 
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Alternative Names
Martin Lisemore British television producer

Languages
English (87)

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