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Butler, David 1927-2006

Overview
Works: 61 works in 112 publications in 3 languages and 2,837 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Dictionaries  Fiction  Television mini-series  Biography  Television programs  Television plays  Television adaptations  History  Historical television programs 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Editor, Other
Classifications: HG151, 332.03
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Butler
A dictionary of finance and banking by John Smullen ( Book )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Would you buy from a stag or a stale bull? Does a blue chip company issue a naked debenture? From dawn raid to liquidity trap, from Footsie to the Nikkei, Dictionary of Finance and Banking, Second Edition provides comprehensive coverage of financial matters that will make it an invaluable resource for anyone working in banking or finance. Completely updated with substantially expanded coverage of banking, it contains over 3,000 entries on every aspect of the financial world: insurance, stocks and shares, commodities, takeovers and mergers, international trade, and government finance." "The Dictionary also provides international coverage of the world's most important financial centers, including New York, London, Frankfurt, Tokyo, and Hong Kong. Prepared with the help of a team of experts from Lloyds Bank, this essential reference offers straightforward definitions of the latest financial jargon, making it the most inclusive paperback finance dictionary on the market. The lucid entries and in-depth coverage of personal finance - including investments, pensions, and taxes - also make the Dictionary of Finance and Banking ideal for investors, homeowners, and students."--BOOK JACKET
The scarlet and the black ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Monsignor Hugh O'Flaherty, a Vatican official, who, under threat of death from the Gestapo, saved prisoners of war and others from the German forces occupying Rome during World War II
Lillie ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrays the acclaimed British actress and courtesan Lillie Langtry from the blush of youth to the blight of old age. At a time when society expected women to be docile and demure, Lillie posed for celebrity endorsements, conducted her own business affairs, and paid her first husband to keep his distance. Even more scandalously, she openly entertained a string of lovers among Europe's elite, including the very married Prince of Wales
Disraeli portrait of a romantic ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Initially mocked and ridiculed at his attempt to rise within British government, Benjamin Disraeli used his fame as a writer of scandalous novels and his charm with influential women to make remarkable strides in Parliament. He eventually became the first and only Jewish-born Prime minister to serve in the history of Britain
Lord Mountbatten : the last viceroy by David Butler ( Book )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A novel based on the viceroyalty of Earl Mountbatten in India
Edward the King ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Though he waited nearly 60 years to become king, and reigned for only nine, Edward VII changed the British monarchy forever. Derided by his mother, Queen Victoria, as frivolous and untrustworthy, Edward was in fact a skillful, determined diplomat who longed to be useful to his country. This miniseries dramatizes his life from frustrated prince and inveterate philanderer to loving father and respected statesman
Lillie by David Butler ( Book )
2 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
We'll meet again ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"From the early summer of 1943, England was home away from home for thousands of men of the United States Armed Services, as America's commitment to the war in Europe intensified. Set in a quiet, English, market town in 1943, [the series]explores the shattering effect on the local community caused by the arrival of a Bomber Group of the United States Eighth Air Force posted nearby."--Container
Marco Polo by Keith Miles ( Book )
5 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De ontdekkingsreizen van de Italiaanse wereldreiziger (1254-1324), naverteld op basis van zijn autobiografie
Disraeli, portrait of a romantic by David Butler ( Book )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The affair of the pink pearl ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tommy and Tuppence take over a detective agency and offer their services as private detectives. Soon they are in search of a priceless pearl stolen at Kingston Bruce's dinner party in in Wimbledon
Edward VII, prince of hearts by David Butler ( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
We'll meet again : a novel by Keith Miles ( Book )
4 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lillie ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrays the acclaimed British actress and courtesan Lillie Langtry from the blush of youth to the blight of old age. At a time when society expected women to be docile and demure, Lillie posed for celebrity endorsements, conducted her own business affairs, and paid her first husband to keep his distance. Even more scandalously, she openly entertained a string of lovers among Europe's elite, including the very married Prince of Wales
Lillie ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrays the acclaimed British actress and courtesan Lillie Langtry from the blush of youth to the blight of old age. At a time when society expected women to be docile and demure, Lillie posed for celebrity endorsements, conducted her own business affairs, and paid her first husband to keep his distance. Even more scandalously, she openly entertained a string of lovers among Europe's elite, including the very married Prince of Wales
Lillie ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrays the acclaimed British actress and courtesan Lillie Langtry from the blush of youth to the blight of old age. At a time when society expected women to be docile and demure, Lillie posed for celebrity endorsements, conducted her own business affairs, and paid her first husband to keep his distance. Even more scandalously, she openly entertained a string of lovers among Europe's elite, including the very married Prince of Wales
Lillie ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrays the acclaimed British actress and courtesan Lillie Langtry from the blush of youth to the blight of old age. At a time when society expected women to be docile and demure, Lillie posed for celebrity endorsements, conducted her own business affairs, and paid her first husband to keep his distance. Even more scandalously, she openly entertained a string of lovers among Europe's elite, including the very married Prince of Wales
The unbreakable alibi ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Monty Jones, a wealthy young man, asks Tommy and Tuppence to help him. He is in love with an Australian art journalist who will only marry him if he can prove that of the two alibis she creates, one is false
Within these walls by Felicity Douglas ( Book )
3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marco Polo Make Boluo ( Visual )
in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1298, Marco Polo took part in a war between Venice and Genoa and was captured unfortunately. In prison, he met a writer, Luosiderkala [Rusticiano, da Pisa] . And then the Travels of Marco Polo dictated by Marco Polo and recorded by Luosiderkala came out. When Marco Polo was a child, his father and uncle came to the East for business. They visited Dadu of Yuan Dynasty (today's Peking), met Kublai Khan of Mongolia empire and returned with letters of the Khan to pope. After they returned, little Marco Polo pestered them everyday for stories of their travel to the East. These stories aroused dense interest of little Marco Polo. He was determined to visit China with his father and uncle.--Verbatim from container
 
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Alternative Names
Butler, David
Butler, David Dalrymple
Butler, David, Guionista
Батлер, Дэвид
Languages
English (51)
Spanish (2)
Dutch (2)
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