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Stride, John 1936-

Overview
Works: 61 works in 157 publications in 4 languages and 4,367 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television plays  Television adaptations  Radio plays  Audio adaptations  Biography  High interest-low vocabulary books  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PR2823, 822.33
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Most widely held works by John Stride
The Tragedy of Macbeth by Roman Polanski( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 1,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A classic tragedy about the lust for power and its ultimate bloody consequences. Macbeth is a Scottish war hero whose insane ambition unleashes a cycle of violence. Prompted by the supernatural prophecy of three witches, Macbeth is then goaded by his lady into slaying King Duncan in order to assume the throne. He plunges further into murder and moral decay to keep the unsteady crown on his head
The famous history of the life of King Henry the Eight by William Shakespeare( Visual )
25 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"One of Shakespeare's most elaborate 'pageant' plays, chronicling the life of an extraordinary English king."--Container insert
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Recording )
7 editions published between 1964 and 1996 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fairy creatures meddle with varying results in the lives of humans wandering in the woods
Henry VIII by William Shakespeare( Visual )
11 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a dramatization of William Shakespear's play Henry VIII
The tragedy of King Lear by William Shakespeare( Recording )
19 editions published between 1965 and 1979 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A recorded performance of Shakespeare's great tragedy about the legendary King Lear and his three daughters
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )
9 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Film version of the Shakespeare tragedy about the ambitious king and his eventual downfall
Thirteen at dinner ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lord Edgeware isn't just dead. He's murdered, colder than a poached salmon. The killer of this snobbish husband of a giddy movie star will need the air-tightest of alibis - because Hercule Poirot is on the case
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Recording )
3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lear, the King of Britain, has three daughters. Wishing to ease himself of the burden of rule, he determines to divide his kingdom between them, giving the largest share to she who can say she loves him the best
Number 10 ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 115 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
All's well that ends well by William Shakespeare( Recording )
9 editions published between 1964 and 1994 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The main story of the play comes from a tale in Boccaccio's Decameron
Coriolanus by William Shakespeare( Recording )
4 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tragedy of an honorable but haughty Roman patrician in the days of the early Republic
Elizabethan sonneteers and Spenser by Edmund Spenser( Recording )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents selections from the sonnets of Henry Howard, Philip Sidney, Fulke Greville, Samuel Daniel, Michael Drayton, Henry Constable, Barnabe Barnes, Richard Barnfield, William Alexander, John Davies of Hereford, and William Drummond on side 1 ; side 2 contains selections from the sonnets of Edmund Spenser
What passing bell a commemoration in poetry and prose of the fiftieth anniversary of the outbreak of the first World War by Fred Woods( Recording )
2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The famous history of the life of Henry the Eighth ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A production of Shakespeare's play focusing on the period of Henry's life where he was growing tired of Catherine of Aragon and very fond of Anne Boleyn. Also stresses the plotting of Cardinals Woolsey and Cranmer
Restoration and Augustan verse ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1972 in Undetermined and English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An anthology of verse by English poets of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, including John Bunyan, Aphra Behn, Charles Sedley, Matthew Prior, Charles Mordaunt, and Johnathan Smith, among others
Metaphysical poets secular poetry ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents selections from the secular poetry of Thomas Carew, Sir John Suckling, Richard Lovelace, Thomas Stanley, Henry King, Abraham Cowley, James Graham (Marquess of Montrose), Edmund Waller, Katherine Philips, and Andrew Marvell
Stories from Russia by John Stride( Book )
4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Campion, Jonson [and] Herrick by Thomas Campion( Recording )
2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents selections from the poems of Thomas Campion, Ben Jonson, George Wither, William Drummond, Robert Herrick, and James Shirley
Number 10 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 7 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
John Keats, poet by Archibald MacLeish( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the life and work of English poet John Keats from his early life in England to his death in Rome at the age of twenty-six
 
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