WorldCat Identities

Simons, William 1940-

Overview
Works: 50 works in 65 publications in 1 language and 1,812 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television plays  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery television programs  Fiction  Television programs  History  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor
Classifications: PR2808, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Simons
Ngaio Marsh's Alleyn mysteries ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspector Roderick Alleyn is a Scotland Yard detective whose aristocratic breeding gives him access to the elite and their crimes. This second set of elegant mysteries contains four episodes
Sergeant Cribb ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sergreant Cribb solves mysterious crimes against the backdrop of Victorian England
Inspector Alleyn mysteries ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The British Home Secretary dies after an operatin for abdominal pains, but his wife insists he's been murdered. When Alleyn investigates her claim, he finds a great many things at the nursing home are not as they should be. He also finds a great many suspects, including a surgeon with a grievance, a nurse crossed in love, a betrayed wife, and a bewildering array of political enemies
Inspector Alleyn mysteries ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An eminent barrister dies in an incident at a village inn, seemingly killed by a poisoned dart. That is mystery enough, but when Alleyn goes to investigate he finds a wealth of suspects and a web of deceit he must unravel to catch the murderer
Inspector Alleyn mysteries ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's spring 1948 and Inspector Alleyn joins a weekend party at Frantock Hall. The host, Sir Hubert Handesley, tries to liven up the scene with a game of murder but one guest really does end up dead. Alleyn has to solve more than one mystery when he finds that, in addition to the murder, an enormously valuable silver chalice has gone missing
Inspector Alleyn mysteries ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Troy has a commission to paint a birthday portrait of the famous actor Sir Henry Ancred at his country estate, Ancreton Manor. She finds the volatile Sir Henry agitated and ill, surrounded by his eccentric and equally dramatic family. A sudden, suspicious death at the manor leads Troy to call in Alleyn to investigate. He finds a tale of anonymous letters and bitter arguments over the dead man's will, lending credence to Troy's suspicions
Inspector Alleyn mysteries ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspector Roderick Alleyn is a Scotland Yard detective whose aristocratic breeding gives him access to the elite and their crimes
Inspector Alleyn mysteries ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspector Roderick Alleyn is a Scotland Yard detective whose aristocratic breeding gives him access to the elite and their crimes. This second set of elegant mysteries contains four episodes
Sergeant Cribb ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sergeant Cribb solves mysterious crimes against the backdrop of Victorian England
Inspector Alleyn mysteries ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspector Roderick Alleyn is a Scotland Yard detective whose aristocratic breeding gives him access to the elite and their crimes. This second set of elegant mysteries contains four episodes
Inspector Alleyn mysteries ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
World War I hero Sir Henry Lanklander entrust his friend, Colonel cartarete, with one fineal request: that his memoirs be published at any cost. Soon after, the Colonel's bloudgeoned body is found near a river and Alleyn and Fox are called in to investigate
Alleyn mysteries ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspector Alleyn has the upper crust contacts and manners, but like more modern detectives, he's a bona fide cop. Offers elegant country house settings, complex cases, and a detective who works for Scotland Yard. Agatha Troy is the Inspector's independent and insightful lady friend
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of the successful conspiracy to assassinate the Roman emperor, Julius Caesar. Presents a broad range of historical personalities as complicated human beings in agonizing conflict with one another and themselves
The Inspector Alleyn mysteries ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Shooting, stabbing and poison ... there are many ways to commit a crime, but there's only one man who can solve it: Chief Inspector Roderick Alleyn - an investigator who is primarily interested in facts. Among his friends who know his aristocratic baackground, he remains "that nice chap Alleyn"--But a chap with a sense of humour and more edge to him than first meets the eye."--Container
Inspector Alleyn mysteries ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspector Roderick Alleyn is a Scotland Yard detective whose aristocratic breeding gives him access to the elite and their crimes. This second set of elegant mysteries contains four episodes
Constable on the hill by Nicholas Rhea ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sergeant Cribb ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the vulgar brothels of London's fog-filled streets to Windsor Castle, Sergeant Cribb maintains a level head and a wry sense of humor as he unravels crimes in Queen Victoria's England and exposes the vile deeds of Victorian criminals
Sergeant Cribb ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sergreant Cribb solves mysterious crimes against the backdrop of Victorian England
Cribb ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"No guns, no car chases, no phone tapping. In the bright sunlight or fog-shrouded evening of Queen Victoria's England, Detective Sergeant Cribb pursues his villains by boat, by hansom cab, on foot. A policeman with a wry sense of humor, he is the backbone of the newly formed Criminal Investigation Department"--Container
Sergeant Cribb ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sergreant Cribb solves mysterious crimes against the backdrop of Victorian England
 
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English (31)
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