WorldCat Identities

Scales, Prunella

Overview
Works: 442 works in 1,240 publications in 5 languages and 20,744 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Poetry  Romance television programs  Television comedies  Television programs  Coming-of-age television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Costume designer
Classifications: PR4034, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Prunella Scales
Howards End by E. M Forster( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 1,917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story about class divisions in Edwardian England, and the tragic series of events that occurs when two impulsive middle-class sisters become involved with a working class couple and a wealthy family
Emma by Jane Austen( Visual )

20 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Emma is the story of a rich, clever and beautiful young woman who can't resist orchestrating other people's love lives. As her romantic plans go ridiculously wrong, however, it's Emma herself who risks missing out on her perfect match!"--Container
Fawlty Towers : the complete collection by John Howard Davies( Visual )

96 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basil Fawlty is the sharp-tongued, short-fused owner of Fawlty Towers, a hotel plagued by crisis, chaos and bizarre characters. This set collects all 12 episodes of the British comedy, and also includes interviews with the writer and star, John Cleese
The merry wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare( Visual )

30 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's boisterous comedy of love and money was supposedly written because Queen Elizabeth wanted to see Falstaff in love
The millionairess by Anthony Asquith( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the bonus play, set 40 years in the future, the king must match wits with an unruly mistress and a cabinet seeking to transform the nation into a constitutional monarchy--Container
Hobson's choice by Tom Gutteridge( Visual )

8 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An owner of a Victorian-era boot shop finds himself in a battle of wills with his headstrong eldest daughter, who wants to make her own professional and personal decisions in her life
The tale of Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle and Mr. Jeremy Fisher and other stories by Beatrix Potter( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yet again Lucie loses her pocket handkerchief. In her search she meets Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle, a kindly, but strangely prickly washerwoman, and Mr. Jeremy Fisher who tells her of his eventful fishing trip. When seven little bunnies go missing Peter Rabbit and Benjamin Bunny find themselves caught up in a terrible battle between Mr. Tod and his unwelcome guest. Tom Thumb and Hunca Munca create havoc in the doll's house while Johnny Town-Mouse entertains a visitor from the country who has travelled up by mistake in a hamper of vegetables
Mapp & Lucia( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British humor at its finest! The tale of two formidable ladies as they vie for social supremacy in their provincial 1920s town, which overflows with snootiness, low cunning schemes, and a rivalry that won't end
Agatha Christie Marple( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple returns to help solve mysteries with her keen powers of observation and her quiet common-sense analysis. A pocket full of rye: Who poisoned the wealthy businessman Rex rotescue? Miss Marple barely has time to ponder this question before her former maid Gladys turns up strangled on the Fortescue estate. Murder is Easy: Murder is easy, says elederly Miss Pinkerton to Miss Marple during a chance encounter on a train. However, when Miss Pinkerton herself dies, Miss Marple believes it was no accident. The Do it with Mirrors: Miss Marple's old friend Carrie-Louise has always had a soft heart for charitable causes. This time it's juvenile criminals lodged in a reformatory on her estate. Murder and mystery follow needing Miss Marple's sleuthing skills. Why Didn't they Ask Evans? A dying man's last words turn young Bobby Attfield into an amateur detective. With the help of two assistants, socialite Frankie Derwent and Jane Marple, he sets out to solve the riddle they pose
Dalziel & Pascoe by Reginald Hill( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season one of the British detective television series Dalziel & Pascoe. Dalziel is an old-school-style detective and has been assigned a new partner. Pascoe is a new-style detective, but Dalziel begins to see the merits of combining the old and the new in order to crack hard cases
Country matters( Visual )

3 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptations of short stories by A.E. Coppard and H.E. Bates. Set against the English countryside during the post-World War I period. Reveals the timeless and constant qualities of the British landscape and its people
Mapp & Lucia( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British humor at its finest! The tale of two formidable ladies as they vie for social supremacy in their provincial 1920s town, which overflows with snootiness, low cunning schemes, and a rivalry that won't end
Station Jim( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man working in a train station befriends a dog that can do amazing tricks. When the Queen of England is set to visit the station, an assassination attempt is put on her. Will the most unlikely of characters save the day?
The nutcracker by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Nutcracker unfolds to the tune of Tchaikovsky's suite
Emma by Jane Austen( Recording )

17 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emma, motherless and mistress of her father's home from an early age, is used to getting her own way. Employing her extensive charms, she sets to matchmaking among her friends and acquaintances. Her inadequacies in the art are a source of disappointment and mortification. These are revealed to her by the noble Mr. Knightley, who is one of the few people who could see faults in her and the only one who ever told her of them
The Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Recording )

15 editions published between 1960 and 1999 in English and English, Middle and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of diverse tales told by a group of travellers on a pilgrimage to the shrine of Thomas a Becket at Canterbury
The thieving magpie by Gioacchino Rossini( )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helen Mirren at the BBC( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soft targets: Two people find themselves exiles, in their own way, and are drawn together
Cranford by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Recording )

21 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'It is very pleasant dining with a bachelor ... I only hope it is not improper; so many pleasant things are!' A portrait of the residents of an English country town in the mid-nineteenth century, Cranford relates the adventures of Miss Matty and Miss Deborah, two middle-aged spinster sisters striving to live with dignity in reduced circumstances ... Through a series of vignettes, Elizabeth Gaskell portrays a community governed by old-fashioned habits and dominated by friendships between women. Her wry account of rural life is undercut, however, by tragedy: with such troubling events as Matty's bankruptcy, the death of Captain Brown and the unwitting cruelty of Peter Jenkyns
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Howards End
Alternative Names
Illingworth, Prunella Margaret Rumney 1932-

Prunella Scales actrice britannique

Prunella Scales attrice britannica

Prunella Scales britisk skodespelar

Prunella Scales britisk skuespiller

Prunella Scales Brits actrice

Prunella Scales brittisk skådespelare

Prunella Scales englische Schauspielerin

Prunella Scalesová britská herečka

Rumney Illingworth, Prunella Margaret 1932-

Прунелла Скейлс

פרונלה סקיילס

پرونلا اسکالز بازیگر بریتانیایی

プルネラ・スケイルズ

普魯妮拉·斯基敖斯

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EmmaFawlty Towers : the complete collectionThe tale of Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle and Mr. Jeremy Fisher and other storiesEmmaThe Canterbury talesCranfordPrunella : the authorised biography of Prunella Scales