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Henry, Martha

Overview
Works: 107 works in 232 publications in 1 language and 3,650 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Children's films  Television mini-series  Made-for-TV movies  History  Motion pictures  Film adaptations  Melodrama 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Author, Editor, Performer
Classifications: PS3529.N5, 812.52
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Martha Henry
Anne of Green Gables, the continuing story by L. M Montgomery( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 1,840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne (Megan Follows) and her boyfriend Gilbert (Jonathan Crombie) make plans to marry and then move from the Canadian village of Avonlea to New York City to seek their fortune. Jonathan, a medical man, gets a job at a hospital, while Anne, who aspires to a career as a writer, becomes a junior editor at a publishing house, where she meets dashing novelist Jack (Cameron Daddo). Neither Anne nor Gilbert are happy in New York, so they return to Avonlea and wed, but when World War I breaks out, Gilbert joins the Army and is assigned to a medical unit. Gilbert is soon declared missing in action, and Anne volunteers for the Red Cross in hopes of finding him. However, before she can discover what's become of her husband, she encounters Jack, who is now working as a reporter covering the war
The republic of love( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic comedy about the barriers facing lovers in the 21st century
Anne of Green Gables by L. M Montgomery( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elderly bachelor and his spinster sister adopt an orphan and are mistakenly sent a girl instead of a boy. The orphan, Anne, remains with the couple, moves from one mishap to another, succeeds academically, and finds love
Eugene O'Neill's long day's journey into night( Visual )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This critically acclaimed production of Eugene O'Neill's autobiographical drama of a morphine-addicted mother and her tragic family unfolds over the course of a single day as the Tyrone family unflinchingly confronts its oldest, most haunting secrets. At the center of that maelstrom of blame, anger, and self-deception are moments of incredible compassion, pity, and love--and, behind it all, the profound tragedy that binds the family together. This classic translates to the screen with luminous warmth, resulting in a production that ranks high among screen adaptations of major stage works
Women and spirituality the goddess trilogy( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploration of the history, repression and resurgence of the women's spirituality movement
The Burning times( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An in-depth look at the witch-hunts that swept through Europe
Goddess remembered( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exploration of goddess-centered religion. The film looks at women's spirituality beginning in prehistoric times when women were respected as the source of life, wisdom and justice
Clean by Olivier Assayas( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lee Hauser and Emily Wang are washed up. After several years of rock star fame in the 80s, Lee no longer has a recording contract-the carefree life, the easy money is gone. When Lee overdoses in a Canadian motel room, Emily is arrested and imprisoned. Starting over in Paris, Emily is broke, while old rock 'n' roll friends blame her for Lee's death. She is determined to establish a relationship with her son Jay, parked with Lee's parents in Vancouver since infancy. If she stays clean -- is she capable of seizing the opportunity that destiny now offers?
H2O( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From assassination to corruption, a nation drowns in conspiracy ... On the eve of testy discussions with the U.S. Secretary of State, Prime Minister Matthew McLaughlin is killed in an accident. His son, Tom McLaughlin (Paul Gross), returns to Canada to attend his father's funeral where he delivers a eulogy that stirs the public and propels him into politics and ultimately the Prime Minister's office. The investigation into his father's death, however, reveals that it was no accident, raising the possibility of assassination. The trail of evidence triggers a series of events that uncovers a shocking plot to sell one of Canada's most valuable resources - water."--CBC shop Website
Tale of the bird by André Prévost( Recording )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy at bat by Martha Henry( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Rex by Timothy Findley( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this daring and original production of Timothy Findley's Governor-General Award winning play, William Shakespeare and the formidable Queen Elizabeth I are brought together in a remarkable encounter on the night of April 22, 1616--the night the queen's lover will be executed by the queen's decree
Dancing in the dark( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After twenty years of marriage, Edna Cormick has crafted a life of earnest dedication to her husband. Her simple life is completely undone by one phone call
The goddess trilogy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pt. 1 looks at goddess-worshipping religions of the ancient past, linking the loss of goddess-centered societies with today's environmental crisis. Pt. 2 discusses the witch-hunts in Europe, with false accusations and trials which led to massive torture and burnings at the stake, and ultimately to the destruction of an organic way of life, presenting the theory that widespread violence against women and neglect of our environment can be traced back to those times. In Pt. 3, authors, teachers, social activists and feminists explore manifestations of contemporary women's spirituality in the Western world, envisioning a sustainable future where domination is replaced with respect
Anne of Green Gables the sequel by Kevin Sullivan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne Shirley makes the transition from an impetuous orphan to an outspoken young teacher
Glory enough for all the discovery of insulin( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes the story of country doctor Fred Banting and his project to isolate insulin, the substance that would eventually save the life of Elizabeth Hughes, the young daughter of the U.S. Secretary of State, and that of thousands of other diabetics. Examines Banting's frustrations and his often-strained relationships with J.J.R. MacLeod, his patron at the University of Toronto, Charles Best, his partner and research assistant, and James Collip, the biochemist who worked with them
To whom it may concern! by Martha Henry( Book )

2 editions published in 1866 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Infinite variety women in Shakespeare( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pat Quigley, education liaison of the Stratford Festival in Stratford, Ontario, interviews five actresses about their experiences playing women in Shakespeare's plays. Includes black & white footage of stage stills of each actress in various roles
Long day's journey into night by Eugene O'Neill( )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author Eugene O'Neill gives an autobiographical account of his explosive homelife. Fused by a drug-addicted mother, a father who wallows in drink after realizing he is no longer a famous actor, and an older brother who is emotionally unstable and misfit, the family is reflected by their youngest son, who at 23 is a sensitive and aspiring writer
The olden days coat by Margaret Laurence( Recording )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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English (73)