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Herbert, Holmes E. 1882-1956

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Most widely held works by Holmes E Herbert
Captain Blood by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arrested during the Monmouth Rebellion and falsely convicted of treason, Dr. Peter Blood is banished to the West Indies and sold into slavery. In Port Royal, Jamaica the Governor's daughter Arabella Bishop buys him for ten pounds to spite her uncle, Col. Bishop who owns a major plantation. Life is hard for the men and for Blood as well. By chance he treats the Governor's gout and is soon part of the medical service. He dreams of freedom and when the opportunity strikes, he and his friends rebel taking over a Spanish ship that has attacked the city. Soon, they are the most feared pirates on the seas, men without a country attacking all ships. When Arabella is prisoner, Blood decides to return her to Port Royal only to find that it is under the control of England's new enemy, France. All of them must decide if they are to fight for their new King
The Sherlock Holmes collection by Roy William Neill( Visual )

6 editions published between 1942 and 2002 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The secret weapon, Sherlock Holmes battles his arch rival, Professor Moriarty, who has kidnapped the inventor of a new bombsite. Terror by night finds Holmes preventing the theft of an enormous diamond, but unable to prevent the murders that surround the attempt
House of fear by Roy William Neil( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Holmes is called in to solve the mystery of why the members of "The Good Comrades" club are being hideously mutilated and murdered
Mark of the vampire( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark of the vampire: Sir Karell Borotyn appears to have been killed by Count Mora, a vampire believed to haunt the local village. Now his daughter Irena is the Count's next target. Enter Professor Zelen, an expert on vampires who's sent in to prevent her death. At the same time, secrets are revealed surrounding the circumstances of Sir Karell's death
Dressed to kill by Roy William Neill( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Caine plays the part of a psychiatrist to a woman who is murdered early in the film. He is initially reluctant to help the police. The detective assigned to the murder seems happy to do nothing, leaving the investigation to a prostitute who witnessed the murder and the son of the deceased"--Internet Movie Database
The kiss by Jacques Feyder( Visual )

7 editions published between 1929 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irene is unhappily married to an older businessman and is terrified of her husband's jealousy and anger. She is very much in love with a handsome young lawyer who decides to stop seeing her so that he does not add to her unhappiness by ruining her marriage. She then spends her time with a young family friend who has a crush on her. An innocent kiss goodbye as he leaves for college leads to tragedy
British intelligence( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During WWI, pretty German master spy Helene von Lorbeer is sent undercover to London to live with the family of a high-placed British official, where she is to rendezvous with the butler Valdar, also a spy, and help him to transmit secret war plans back to Germany
Prelude to murder( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three music boxes are the only clues that Holmes has to work with to find the location of bank notes stolen from the Bank of England
When a man loves( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The 18th-century novel that inspired the opera Manon Lescaut comes to the screen starring John Barrymore as an aspiring priest who abandons his calling for the lovely Manon and confronts rivals that include King Louis XV ... a tempestuous storyline of swordplay, breathless pursuits, boisterous crows and mutiny at sea"--Container
Kennel murder case British intelligence( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kennel murder case: A Philo Vance mystery with the customary sealed room puzzle. A competitor in a Long Island dog show is found dead, and Vance is hot on the trail of the killer
The Sherlock Holmes collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The master detective Sherlock Holmes and his faithful cohort Dr. Watson are back
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Rouben Mamoulian( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An idealistic London doctor finds a drug which allows him to separate the evil side of his personality from the good
The house of Rothschild( Visual )

2 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the rise of the Rothschild financial empire founded by Mayer Rothschild and continued by his five sons. From humble beginnings the business grows and helps to finance the war against Napoleon, but it's not always easy, especially because of the prejudices against Jews
A woman of the world( Visual )

2 editions published between 1925 and 2003 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Polish-born Pola Negri's image was that of "a worldly woman to which, in her best films, large measures of irony and understanding were added" (Molly Haskell). Here she plays a countess who, at the end of an unhappy love affair on the Riviera, visits her relatives in small town America. Unexpectedly she shows a humorous understanding of their boorish ways. Negri's European sophistication and sexual honesty cuts through American provincialism and "loosens" the uptight district attorney, the leading crusader in the town's anti-vice campaign
A country store window by Holmes E Herbert( Book )

3 editions published in 1901 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Al Jolson in "Say it with songs"( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Radio singer Joe Lane takes a swing at the slimeball who made a pass at this wife and accidentally kills him. Imprisioned, Joe belts out tunes from behind bars and dreams of his wife and son. Joe finally gets out but more heartache awaits
The Charlatan( Visual )

3 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A horror tale about a mysterious sideshow charlatan who murders his long-estranged wife
Colorsnap guide : how to get full value for your Kodak Bantam Colorsnap by Holmes E Herbert( Book )

4 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through the breakers( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man moves to a tropical island to help him forget the past and the girl he left behind. As fate would have it, a shipwreck brings them back together
British intelligence( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boris Karloff turns in a chilling performance as a German master spy posing as a butler in the British War Office, planning to set off a bomb that will destroy the entire cabinet. Can British agent (Linsday) and her love British aviator (Lester) stop him?
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Mark of the vampire
Alternative Names
Holmes Herbert acteur britannique

Holmes Herbert attore inglese

Holmes Herbert britischer Schauspieler

Holmes Herbert britisk skodespelar

Holmes Herbert britisk skuespiller

Holmes Herbert Brits acteur (1882-1956)

Holmes Herbert brittisk skådespelare

Sanger, Edward 1882-1956

Холмс Херберт

Холмс Хърбърт актьор

هوملس هربرت بازیگر بریتانیایی

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