WorldCat Identities

Lisemore, Martin

Overview
Works: 190 works in 262 publications in 1 language and 6,098 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  History  Made-for-TV movies  Historical television programs  Romance television programs  Romance films  Comedy films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Martin Lisemore
Emma by Jane Austen( Visual )

23 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Jane Austen's novel about Emma Woodhouse, a congenial young lady who delights in meddling in other people's affairs. She is perpetually trying to unite men and women who are utterly wrong for each other. Despite her interest in romance, Emma is clueless about her own feelings, and her relationship with Mr. Knightly
I, Claudius by Herbert Wise( Visual )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in English and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 13-part dramatization of the novels, I, Claudius, and, Claudius the God, encompasses the turbulent history of the imperial family of Rome from 50 B.C. to 50 A.D
I, Claudius : the complete series by Jack Pulman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in English and held by 733 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
Murder most English( Visual )

6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 321 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
Cousin Bette( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 302 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
The golden bowl by Henry James( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James' novel about relationships between impoverished European royalty and American nouveau riche
The Henry James collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 217 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 : the complete collection( Visual )

7 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in English and held by 213 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
The Pallisers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pallisers depicts both the Parliamentary maneuverings of the day and the social mores that ruled private passions
The Jane Austen collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sense and sensibility: The story of two sisters attempting to find happiness in the tightly structured society of 18th century England
The Pallisers( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sprawling BBC saga of wealth, passion, and power, set in the palatial country houses and grand Mayfair salons of mid-Victorian England. Chronicles twenty years in the life of an aristocratic dynasty moving through high society in the heyday of Queen Victoria's reign. Based on Anthony Trollope's six political novels-called the finest sequence of fiction ever written about British Parliamentary life
Sense & sensibility by Sheila Ballantine( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 123 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 19th century English society
North & south( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 122 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
Jude the obscure( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tragedy whose protagonist, Jude Fawley, is a working-class stonemason who aspires to the priesthood, and whose sorrows are compounded by his relationship with Sue Bridehead, herself a social outcast for daring to express her sexuality openly. The story is an indictment of Victorian society and the hypocrisy behind its sacred institutions of marriage, education, and religion
The spoils of Poynton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 77 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
I Claudius( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the times of the Roman Empire from Augustus to Claudius, told through the dying Claudius as he sets down the history of his family
The Pallisers( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 43 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 40 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 39 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 38 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
 
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The Henry James collection
Alternative Names
Martin Lisemore British television producer

Languages
English (73)

Covers
The golden bowlThe Henry James collection