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Lisemore, Martin

Overview
Works: 135 works in 215 publications in 1 language and 5,868 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television adaptations  Television programs  Fiction  Historical drama  Television mini-series  Biographical television programs  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PR4034, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Martin Lisemore
I, Claudius by Robert Graves ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in English and held by 1,638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the lives of several early Roman emperors, showing ruthless ambition, shocking debauchery and murderous intrigue. Bearing witness to the saga is Claudius, whose stutter and limp have marked him a fool, yet whom prophecies have foretold will one day rule Rome
Emma by Jane Austen ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and held by 1,397 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
Cousin Bette by Ray Lawler; Martin Lisemore; Gareth Davies; Margaret Tyzack; Helen Mirren; Colin Baker; Thorley Walters; Ursula Howells; Honoré de Balzac ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 347 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 )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James' novel about relationships between impoverished European royalty and American nouveau riche
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 Pallisers the complete collection by Anthony Trollope ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and held by 236 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 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Pallisers depicts both the Parliamentary maneuverings of the day and the social mores that ruled private passions
The Henry James collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The American: American Christopher Newman is smart, educated and rich. He is a Civil War veteran and a self made tycoon who goes to Europe to see the 'treasures and entertain' himself. He meets Claire and after the fifth meeting he asks her to marry him
The Jane Austen collection ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 173 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
Jude the obscure ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 144 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
Sense and sensibility by Ang Lee ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 105 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
The spoils of Poynton ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 74 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
North & South ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 66 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 workersâ‚‚ strike and family misfortunes, Margaret begins to reconsider her sentiments
The Pallisers ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 50 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 47 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 46 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 44 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 )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lonelyheart 4122: Two local women go missing after recently joined a matchmaking agency. Could they be victims of a con man who is using the agency to prey on women?
Murder most English ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 32 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?
Murder most English ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 31 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
 
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