WorldCat Identities

Pearson, Richard 1918-2011

Overview
Works: 46 works in 121 publications in 1 language and 5,481 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Children's films  History  Juvenile works  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Tragedies (Drama)  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Actor, vac, Performer, Author
Classifications: PR2823, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Pearson
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film version of the Shakespeare tragedy about the ambitious king and his eventual downfall
The wind in the willows by Kenneth Grahame( Visual )

16 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One spring, Mole decides to begin a series of adventures with his new friend, Rat. They go for a picnic on the riverbank and on an expedition with Toad. Toad decides his new car is more fun and his reckless driving makes Mole and Rat search out Badger for help. Toad gets away from them and gets a 20-year sentence for theft, reckless driving, and gross impertinence. Toad works his wiles on the jailer's daughter and manages to escape. Badger tries to guard Toad Hall from the Weasel and is badly beaten. This finally brings all four friends back together, as it requires a plan of attack to regain Toad Hall
Mrs. Warren's profession by Bernard Shaw( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What is the profession that has enabled Mrs. Warren to give her daughter all the benefits of 'good society'? Vivie Warren discovers her mother's secrets and embraces her own power as a 'modern' woman"--Container
Heartbreak house by Bernard Shaw( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On his Sussex estate Captain Shotover, an eccentric poet, retired seafarer and inventor, is reluctantly hosting a weekend house party for his two daughters and their bohemian friends
The Anton Chekhov collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of plays by Chekhov originally produced for television by the BBC
The tragedy of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

6 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman Polanski imbues his unflinchingly violent adaptation of William Shakespeare's tragedy of ruthless ambition and murder in medieval Scotland with grit and dramatic intensity. Jon Finch and Francesca Annis star as a decorated warrior rising in the ranks and his driven wife, scheming together to take the throne by any means
The wind in the willows( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All 13 episodes of the further adventures of Toad and company deliver timeless pleasures with the magic and splendor of Kenneth Grahame's classic book
The first Churchills( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the 50-year marriage of John and Sarah Churchill, the first Churchills to make their mark on British history. John was a handsome and charismatic general who won the battles that shaped the future of England. Sarah was a fiery beauty whose passion and intellect made her a favorite at court and won the undying devotion of her husband. The turbulent history of 17th century England is seen through the eyes of Sarah, and are filtered through her love for John and their shared love of England
The wind in the willows( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 13 spellbinding episodes in which Mole, Rat, Badger, and Toad remain steadfast in their search for life's simple pleasures, while those rascally weasels continue with their meddling shenanigans
Tess( Visual )

11 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exquisite, richly layered adaptation of Thomas Hardy₂s Tess of the d₂Urbervilles. A strong-willed peasant girl is sent by her father to the estate of some local aristocrats to capitalize on a rumor that their families are from the same line. This fateful visit commences an epic narrative of sex, class, betrayal, and revenge. With its earthy visual textures it is a work of great pastoral beauty as well as vivid storytelling
The wind in the willows : Four seasons by Kenneth Grahame( Visual )

11 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the adventures of the irrepressible Toad and his friends Badger, Mole, and Ratty
The wind in the willows : Four seasons( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Join the mischievous Mr Toad and chums Ratty, Badger and Mole in 3 exciting and unpredictable summer adventures"--Container
The wind in the willows : Four seasons( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the adventures of the irrepressible Toad and his friends Badger, Mole, and Ratty
Inspector Morse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford. (Greeks bearing gifts) Oxford's closely knit Greek community closes ranks when the chef at Seargeant Lewis's favourite Greek restaurant is found dead and a baby goes missing. (Promised land) The search for ex-informant Kenny Stone takes Morse and Lewis to Australia, where a routine inquiry becomes an ordeal of suspense, death and kidnapping. (Dead on time) A simple suicide turns into a murder investigation with only one man seemingly capable of having committed the crime
The wind in the willows : Four seasons( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the adventures of the irrepressible Toad and his friends Badger, Mole, and Ratty
Love among the ruins( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an aging beauty is sued for breach of promise by a man young enough to be her grandson, she hires the greatest barrister in England, whom she loved and left when they were both young and poor
The wind in the willows( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The further adventures of Toad and company deliver timeless pleasures with the magic and splendor of Kenneth Grahame's classic book
The wind in the willows( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The further adventures of Toad and company deliver timeless pleasures with the magic and splendor of Kenneth Grahame's classic book
The wind in the willows( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All 13 episodes of the further adventures of Toad and company deliver timeless pleasures with the magic and splendor of Kenneth Grahame's classic book
The Wind in the willows( Visual )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the adventures of the irrepressible Toad and his friends Badger, Mole, Ratty and Toad of Toad Hall
 
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Macbeth The tragedy of Macbeth
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The tragedy of Macbeth
Alternative Names
Richard Pearson acteur du Royaume-Uni

Richard Pearson britisk skodespelar

Richard Pearson britisk skuespiller

Richard Pearson Brits acteur (1918-2011)

Richard Pearson brittisk skådespelare

Richard Pearson English actor

Richard Pearson walisischer Schauspieler

Ричард Пирсон

ריצ'רד פירסון

ريتشارد بيرسون ممثل إنجليزي

ریچارد پیرسون بازیگر بریتانیایی

リチャード・ピアソン (俳優)

Languages
English (87)