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Lisemore, Martin

Overview
Works: 111 works in 252 publications in 3 languages and 6,163 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  Romance television programs  History  Made-for-TV movies  Historical television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Television comedies 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Martin Lisemore
I, Claudius by Robert Graves( Visual )

32 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,848 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 )

22 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and Chinese and held by 1,374 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
Cousin Bette( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 336 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 Pallisers the complete collection by Anthony Trollope( Visual )

10 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and held by 324 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 golden bowl by Henry James( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 261 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 245 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 207 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 )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 204 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 Jane Austen collection by Jane Austen( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Persuasion: Eight years after Anne Elliot turned down Captain Wentworth's proposal of marriage, they meet again. Anne now recognizes the false values that persuaded her to reject Captain Wentworth, but his heart seems set upon the youth and beauty of the impetuous Louisa Musgrove
Sense & sensibility by Sheila Ballantine( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 120 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
Jude the obscure( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 118 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
North & south( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 114 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 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
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 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 24. Glencora is devastated by the trouble she has caused Planty, and Lady Mary and Frank vow their love. Part 25. Glencora becomes ill, but tries to keep her promise to help Mary. Part 26. Planty tries to sort out his family problems
The Pallisers( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 40 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 39 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 38 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 )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 36 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 35 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?
 
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The Henry James collection
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Martin Lisemore British television producer

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