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Rakoff, Alvin

Overview
Works: 96 works in 261 publications in 4 languages and 4,150 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television plays  Film adaptations  History  Television programs  Television adaptations  Fiction  Domestic fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Study guides 
Roles: Director, Author, Producer, Performer, Film editor, Editor, Restager , Other
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Alvin Rakoff
 
Most widely held works by Alvin Rakoff
Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare( Visual )
88 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's tragedy about two teenagers who fall in love, encounter opposition from their feuding families, and take their own lives
A dance to the music of time by Christophe Morahan( Visual )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles a half century of British upper-class life through the eyes of Nicholas Jenkins, from the 1920s to the 1960s. See how friendship, adultery, ambition, and failure play out in London's social, political, and artistic scenes
The first Olympics Athens 1896 ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at the creation of the American team for the Olympics in 1896, and of their journey to get to Athens, where the games were being held
A voyage round my father by John Mortimer( Visual )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A humorous and heartwarming portrait of beloved novelist John Mortimer's early years. After his highly eccentric lawyer father Clifford Mortimer is struck with blindness, John must deal with his father's decreasing ability to take care of himself
Paradise postponed --and its sequel Titmuss regained ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leslie Titmuss has never quite fit in among the denizens of Rapstone Village. Socially awkward and hailing from a humble background, he nonetheless aspires to the highest levels of society. He is ready to do whatever it takes to get there. For much of his life, Titmuss was taken under the wing of the kindly Reverend Simcox. This caused little concern for the clergyman's sons - that is, until their father dies and Titmuss inherits the family fortune. Follows the families' history from WWII to the height of the Thatcher era
Baldwin Street : a novel by Alvin Rakoff( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in German and English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This powerful novel presents a vivid mosaic of characters, the rich fabric of a community, and a boy's coming-of-age on the dusty, rough-and-tumble streets of Toronto
Hoffman ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Benjamín Hoffman es un hombre de negocios de mediana edad que chantajea a una joven y hermosa secretaria
The best of friends ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Best of Friends: In 1924, George Bernard Shaw was introduced to Dame Laurentia McLachlan, a Benedictine nun at the Stanbrook Abbey in Worcestershire, England. Along with their mutual friend, Sydney Cockerell, director of Fitzwilliam Museum Cambridge, the trio enjoyed twenty-five years of letters, literary debate and laughter. (82 min.) Eagle in a cage: A school-teacher-turned-governor of a small island finds greatness thrust upon him when that island, St. Helena, becomes a place of exile for Napoleon. (88 min.)
Number 10 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Open Britain's most famous door for a glimpse at the personal affairs that have unfolded over the centuries inside Number 10 Downing Street. Spanning the Napoleonic era to the 1920s, each episode tells the story of a great public statesman, and of the private individual whose passions, hopes, and fears played out within the narrow confines of Number 10"--Container
& Gillian by Alvin Rakoff( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De relatie in een gelukkig huwelijk verandert als de vrouw kanker blijkt te hebben
The best of friends Eagle in a cage ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1924, George Bernard Shaw was introduced to Dame Laurentia McLachlan, a Benedictine nun at the Stanbrook Abbey in Worcestershire, England. Along with their mutual friend, Sydney Cockerell, director of Fitzwilliam Museum Cambridge, the trio enjoyed twenty-five years of letters, literary debate and laughter. Relive their vigorous discussions on everything from the existence of God, to the finer points of tango dancing. Eagle in a cage: A school-teacher-turned-governor of a small island finds greatness thrust upon him when that island, St. Helena, becomes a place of exile for Napoleon
The Shakespeare collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dance to the music of time ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles a half century of British upper-class life through the eyes of Nicholas Jenkins, from the 1920s to the 1960s. See how friendship, adultery, ambition, and failure play out in London's social, political, and artistic scenes
A dance to the music of time ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles a half century of British upper-class life through the eyes of Nicholas Jenkins, from the 1920s to the 1960s. See how friendship, adultery, ambition, and failure play out in London's social, political, and artistic scenes
A dance to the music of time ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles a half century of British upper-class life through the eyes of Nicholas Jenkins, from the 1920s to the 1960s. See how friendship, adultery, ambition, and failure play out in London's social, political, and artistic scenes
A dance to the music of time ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles a half century of British upper-class life through the eyes of Nicholas Jenkins, from the 1920s to the 1960s. See how friendship, adultery, ambition, and failure play out in London's social, political, and artistic scenes
Romeo and Juliet Romeo et Juliette by Alvin Rakoff( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Crossplot ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1969 and 2005 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An advertising executive is framed for the attmepted murder of a model, who turns out to be involved in political intrigue
Paradise postponed ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leslie Titmuss has never quite fit in among the denizens of Rapstone Village. Socially awkward and hailing from a humble background, he nonetheless aspires to the highest levels of society. He is ready to do whatever it takes to get there. For much of his life, Titmuss was taken under the wing of the kindly Reverend Simcox. This caused little concern for the clergyman's sons - that is, until their father dies and Titmuss inherits the family fortune. Follows the families' history from WWII to the height of the Thatcher era
Paradise postponed ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leslie Titmuss has never quite fit in among the denizens of Rapstone Village. Socially awkward and hailing from a humble background, he nonetheless aspires to the highest levels of society. He is ready to do whatever it takes to get there. For much of his life, Titmuss was taken under the wing of the kindly Reverend Simcox. This caused little concern for the clergyman's sons - that is, until their father dies and Titmuss inherits the family fortune. Follows the families' history from WWII to the height of the Thatcher era
 
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Alternative Names
レイコフ, アルヴィン
Languages
English (145)
German (4)
Danish (3)
Dutch (1)
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