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Glenister, John

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Most widely held works by John Glenister
Emma by Jane Austen( Visual )

59 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,406 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
The six wives of Henry VIII by Rick Wakeman( Visual )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The six wives of Henry VIII: A six-part chronicle of England's early 16th century, recounting the turbulent life and times of King Henry VIII through the eyes and travails of his wives
Rumpole of the Bailey. the complete seasons one and two( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A television series about the life and trials of Horace Rumpole, a London criminal defense lawyer
Shades of darkness( Visual )

2 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delves into the world of the supernatural with six bizarre, inexplicable, and frightening ghost stories as told by some of the greatest mystery authors of all time
The Noël Coward collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 220 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
Six wives of Henry VIII( Visual )

10 editions published between 1970 and 2003 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes the 18 years of marriage between Catherine of Aragon and Henry VIII, which eventually ended in divorce when Henry's desire for a male heir sent him searching for a younger wife
The six wives of Henry VIII( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes Henry VIII's marriage to Anne of Cleves, a German princess whom he found useful for consolidating an alliance with Germany but later divorced when his political maneuvers failed
Miss Julie by August Strindberg( Visual )

6 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A one-act naturalistic tragedy which places emphasis on the importance environment plays in shaping personality. The story of Miss Julie; Jean, Miss Julie's lover and her father's valet, and Christine, the cook and Jean's fiancee. Set on a country estate in Sweden in the nineteenth century, the drama involves the psychological and sexual tensions between the upper and lower classes of the time
Number 10 by Mark Rothko( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Open Britain's most famous door for a glimpse at the personal affairs that have unfolded over the centuries inside Number 10 Downing Street. Spanning the Napoleonic era to the 1920s, each episode tells the story of a great public statesman, and of the private individual whose passions, hopes, and fears played out within the narrow confines of Number 10"--Container
Hetty Wainthropp investigates( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hetty is a 60-year-old housewife, a late bloomer, who sets up shop as a private eye to supplement her husband's meager pension. With moral authority, salt-of-the-earth candor, and a fully-loaded handbag, Hetty dispenses hard-boiled justice and motherly empathy in equally satisfying doses. Geoffrey, a destitute teenager, becomes Hetty's trusted and able sidekick. Her husband, Robert, also lends a hand
Hetty Wainthropp investigates( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life as a private detective begins at 60 for this sprightly Lancashire housewife. Instead of winding down as her husband, Robert, expects, she's just getting started. Hetty takes a job to make ends meet and accidentally discovers her natural gift for sleuthing. In these first six episodes, she finds an eager sidekick in destitute teenager Geoffrey and puts her sensible pumps to the pavement in search of mysteries to solve
Girls in their summer dresses (and other stories) by Irwin Shaw( Visual )

4 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trio of Shaw adaptations. Girls in their summer dresses, filmed on location in Greenwich Village, is a contemporary story centering on a couple's marital relationship and their conflicting views of monogamy. The Monument, which takes place in 1938, pits a bartender against his penny-pinching restaurant owner. The Man who married a French wife, set in 1960, details the effects of cultural difference and past secrets on a seemingly happy marriage
Guilty conscience by Blue Wave( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guilty conscience : Arthur Jamison is a brilliant and successful criminal defense attorney. There's just one problem: his wife Louise has decided to file for divorce and is planning to milk him for all he is worth. Since Arthur doesn't want that, he needs to figure out a way to kill her. But, being the attorney he is, he knows that he'd be the first suspect. While he concocts various plots to bring about her demise, his mistress Jackie shows up unexpectedly. Now what will Arthur do?
August Strindberg's "Miss Julie"( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nobelwoman allows her butler to seduce her after her engagement is broken. Her actions lead to a an exploration of how the woman's disgrace begins to destroy her
Jane Seymour( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes Henry VIII's short-lived marriage with Jane Seymour, who died in childbirth after delivering a feeble son destined for the English throne
The Six wives of Henry VIII by Ian Thorne( Visual )

11 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pt. 3 dramatizes the short-lived marriage between Henry VIII and Jane Seymour, who died in childbirth after delivering a feeble son destined for the English throne. Pt. 4 dramatizes Henry VIII's marriage to Anne of Cleves, a German princess whom he found useful for consolidating an alliance with Germany but later divorced when his political maneuvers failed
Rumpole's return( Visual )

4 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rumpole comes back from retirement when he hears of a murder case in London-- the stabbing of the Honorable Rory Canter by an innocuous accountant
The Noël Coward collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 26 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
The six wives of Henry VIII( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chronicle of England's turbulent years of the early 16th century, recounting the life and times of the vibrant and lusty King Henry VIII in a cycle of six plays
 
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