WorldCat Identities

Marks, Louis

Overview
Works: 73 works in 276 publications in 3 languages and 8,579 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  Romance television programs  Film adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Historical television programs  Melodrama  Television melodramas  Television plays 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Louis Marks
Middlemarch by George Eliot( Visual )

38 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on George Eliot's novel, Middlemarch is set in early nineteenth century England and charts the impact of the Industrial Revolution on the town as it divides its population into two opposing factions: the conservatives and the liberals
Daniel Deronda by George Eliot( Visual )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel Deronda, a sensitive young Englishman of indistinct parentage, is forced to choose between the love of two very different women
Oedipus the King by Sophocles( Visual )

48 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in English and held by 1,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This play recounts the story of Oedipus, King of Thebes, a man, who out of stubborn pride, must know the truth at all costs. It is the first in the trilogy of tragedies know as the Theban plays
Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen( Visual )

25 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 18th century Bath, a girl bursting with freshness and passion for macabre Gothic novels experiences intrigue, adventure, and romance, especially when the romantic Henry Tilney invites her to his ancestral home
Silas Marner : the weaver of Raveloe by George Eliot( Visual )

29 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silas Marner was a man who had everything, until he lost it all. Falsely accused of theft and driven out of his town, Silas starts life anew. One day, upon arriving home, he discovers a child asleep on the hearth. But in time, after raising the girl as his own, this happiness is too threatened
Arms and the man by Bernard Shaw( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One night, a frightened Swiss soldier of fortune climbs into the bedroom of a young Bulgarian girl and soon deflates her romantic notions about love and valor
Lady Windermere's fan by Oscar Wilde( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centering around the arrival of a mysterious woman hoping to break into London's society, this was Wilde's first great stage success. Lady Windermere learns from a friend that Lord Windermere is spending a great deal of time with a Mrs. Erlynne, and fearing that he is being unfaithful to her, she decides that their marriage is at an end. Then, in an act of striking generosity, Mrs. Erlynne protects Lady Windermere's reputation and the truth about trust and loyalty is ironically revealed
The Noël Coward collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noël Coward is the definitive playwright of the early 20th century, contributing a robust repertoire of brilliant material. Playwright, actor, composer, and irrepressible socialite, Coward charmed high society in both London and New York during his heyday, and his work continues to charm audiences today with its urbane wit, sly humor and distinctive style
Doctor Who( Visual )

5 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The TARDIS doors open accidentally while the ship is still in flight. Although they have arrived back on Earth in the 1960s, a time they have been trying to return to since they all met, the travelers soon realize that something is very wrong. The Doctor, Ian, Barbara and Susan discover that they have all been reduced in size and the world they are now exploring has dangers at every turn"--Container
Oedipus at Colonus by Sophocles( Visual )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the second of the three Theban plays by Sophocles in a contemporary translation that remains true to the text, setting the plays in the past yet not the distant past and dispensing with the masks. This second segment of the trilogy recounts the final days of the blind Oedipus in which he rails against the indignities of old age
Doctor Who : the masque of Mandragora( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After an encounter with the deadly Mandragora Helix, the Doctor and Sarah Jane land in 15th Century San Martino. In the midst of danger, secrecy and intrigue, they witness the flowering of the Italian Renaissance. However, the Doctor realizes that a third visitor has arrived with him in the TARDIS. It is a force with the power to wipe out human civilization forever. The Doctor has brought it to Earth, and only the Doctor can stop it
George Eliot collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five made-for-television movies based on the novels of George Eliot
Daniel Deronda( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrew Davies dramatisation of the George Eliot novel. Daniel's search for Mirah's family opens up possibilities
Daniel Deronda( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrew Davies dramatisation of the George Eliot novel. Daniel Deronda spots a beautiful woman, Gwendolen Harleth, at the gambling tables of the German spa town of Leubronn
George Eliot's Daniel Deronda( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel Deronda is a sensitive, intelligent, young man haunted by secrets that shroud his birth. Gwendolen Harleth is a beautiful gambler short on cash. When the two meet, sparks fly
 
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Silas Marner : the weaver of Raveloe
Alternative Names
Louis Marks Brits filmproducent (1928-2010)

Louis Marks producteur et scénariste britannique

Marks, Louis Frank 1928-2010

Луис Маркс британский продюсер и сценарист

ルイス・マークス

路易·馬可士

Languages
English (183)

German (2)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Oedipus the KingNorthanger AbbeySilas Marner : the weaver of RaveloeOedipus at ColonusDoctor Who : the masque of Mandragora