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Beynon, Richard 1928-

Overview
Works: 51 works in 117 publications in 1 language and 2,558 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Television mini-series  Television adaptations  Thrillers (Television programs)  Television programs  Made-for-TV movies  History  Romance films  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Producer, Director, Narrator
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
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Most widely held works by Richard Beynon
The Lord Peter Wimsey mysteries( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clouds of Witness - Death hits close to home when Lord Peter's future brother-in-law is murdered. Complicating matters is the man who stands accused: Gerald Wimsey, Lord Peter's brother. The Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club - When a member of the prominent Bellona Club dies on the same day as his sister, Lord Peter must determine who will inherit a sizeable fortune. Bonus features included
Lord Peter Wimsey mysteries( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The quintessential English 1920s detective faces some of his toughest mysteries
Lord Peter Wimsey : the nine tailors( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty years after visiting East Anglia, Wimsey is stranded there after an auto mishap. When a mutilated body is found on the estate, Wimsey discovers a connection to the jewels that were stolen 20 years before. The full picture eludes him until a natural disaster strikes and the nine church bells that signal death in a country town ring out
Lord Peter Wimsey : clouds of witness( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fiance of Lord Peter Wimsey's sister is murdered during a family retreat. His brother Gerald Wimsey, the Duke of Denver, is charged with the crime. Lord Wimsey joins the investigation, uncovering a mysterious letter from Egypt, a grieving fiancee with suitcase in hand, and a bullet destined for one very special Wimsey
The Seven ages of music : the magic of African music by Richard Beynon( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This production traces the evolution of Africa's music, particularly South African music, to modern pop and jazz. Includes performances by traditional and modern singers and dancers
The shifting heart by Richard Beynon( Book )

22 editions published between 1960 and 1996 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madame Bovary( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatisation of Gustave Flaubert's classic about the tragic consequences that await a frivolous woman
Murder must advertise by Dorothy L Sayers( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Peter Wimsey disguises himself as ad-man Death Bredon and infiltrates Pym's Advertising Agency to investigate the death of a young copywriter who fell down the agency's spiral staircase
Lord Peter Wimsey : the unpleasantness at the Bellona Club( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mystery begins in the lounge of the Bellona Club where the elderly members all slumber like corpses in their chairs. On Armistice Day 1922, one of them really is a corpse. Question is, did the General or his sister, the Wealthy Lady Dorland, die first. Wimsey uncovers love, greed, anguish, betrayal and finally, the bitter truth
The nine tailors( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty years after visiting East Anglia, Wimsey is stranded there after an auto mishap. When a mutilated body is found on the estate, Wimsey discovers a connection to the jewels that were stolen 20 years before. The full picture eludes him until a natural disaster strikes and the nine church bells that signal death in a country town ring out
Five red herrings( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Peter Wimsey goes on holiday in Scotland, hoping to relax and catch some trout, but he is soon called on to catch more than fish when Campbell, an unpopular local artist, is found dead
The shifting heart; a play in three acts by Richard Beynon( Book )

7 editions published between 1960 and 1969 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama about the sufferings of an Italian immigrant family settling in a resentful Melbourne suburb
Summer shadows : a play in two acts by Richard Beynon( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Have you seen Drum recently? by Richard Beynon( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social documentary of South African life in the fifties and the impact of apartheid on the lives of black Africans. Rare footage from Drum magazine archives brings to life the music, dance and shebeen philosophy of that period
Next act! A collection of short modern plays by Richard Beynon( Book )

3 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Peter Wimsey( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Jazz Age: the height of fashion, of opulence and excess. In the Roaring Twenties high living was King and lowcunning was Queen. Amidst the art deco and cocktails, diabolical masterminds plotted, schemed and murdered their way to untold fortunes ... and standing in their way was the dapper, monocled Lord Peter Wimsey, the quintessentially English gentleman detective"--Container
Lord Peter Wimsey, five red herrings( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Peter Wimsey goes on holiday in Scotland, hoping to relax and catch some trout, but he is soon called on to catch more than fish when Campbell, an unpopular local artist, is found dead
Lord Peter Wimsey, five red herrings( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Peter Wimsey goes on holiday in Scotland, hoping to relax and catch some trout, but he is soon called on to catch more than fish when Campbell, an unpopular local artist, is found dead
First act! by Richard Beynon( Book )

2 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Peter Wimsey, the nine tailors( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty years after visiting East Anglia, Wimsey is stranded there after an auto mishap. When a mutilated body is found on the estate, Wimsey discovers a connection to the jewels that were stolen 20 years before. The full picture eludes him until a natural disaster strikes and the nine church bells that signal death in a country town ring out
 
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