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Wilson, Richard 1936 July 9-

Overview
Works: 87 works in 138 publications in 1 language and 5,967 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Animated television programs  Animated films  Fiction  Television series  Television comedies  Fantasy films  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Illustrator, Producer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
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The book of where, or, How to be naturally geographic by Neill Bell ( Book )
2 editions published between 1982 and 1994 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Text, illustrations, and suggested activities outline such basic concepts of geography as scale, maps, the globe, continental plates, and oceans
Gulliver's travels by Jonathan Swift ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A shipwrecked eighteenth-century physician bounces from strange land to stranger land on his eight-year journey home and then is met with disbelief from his neighbors
The man who knew too little ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American gets a ticket for an audience participation game in London, then gets involved in a case of mistaken identity. As an international plot unravels around him, he thinks it's all part of the act
The adventures of Merlin ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Merlin is back with even more magic, adventure, and romance as the young wizard struggles to protect Prince Arthur in the perilous world of Camelot. While battling deadly assassins, mystical monsters, and the most powerful sorcerers Camelot has ever seen, Merlin must work harder than ever to conceal his unique abilities as King Uther redoubles his war against magic
The adventures of Merlin ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The young wizard Merlin struggles to protect Prince Arthur in the perilous world of Camelot. While battling assassins, mystical monsters and the most powerful sorcerers Camelot has ever seen, Merlin now has to face his toughest challenge yet when Morgana's blind determination puts Arthur's future at risk
Merlin by John Hurt ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The early adventures of a young Merlin and his relationship with Prince Arthur at Camelot in the mythical kingdom of Albion
The adventures of Merlin ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After three years of peace and harmony, the future of the Camelot couldn't be brighter. But as King Arthur and his new Queen look to bring the kingdom into a bright future, the seeds of Camelot's destruction are drawing together. Merlin and Arthur find that their destiny is approaching. The battle of Camelot is about to reach a deadly conclusion and nothing will ever be the same again
One foot in the grave ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Forced into taking early retirement, Victor Meldrew optimistically tries to adjust to years of leisure with his wife Margaret. If only events, coincidences, misunderstandings, bureaucratic inefficiencies and sheer bad luck didn't conspire against him."--Container
One foot in the grave ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Life continues to throw more slings and arrows at Victor as he and Margaret move to a new house. Next door, the cheerful but terminally boring Nick Swainey seems intent on disturbing Victor's peaceful retirement, while on the other side Patrick and Pippa's lives are made a misery from the moment they first meet the Meldrews."--Container
Absolute conviction ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bailey, Thornton and Cryer were eighties entrepreneurs until it was found that they had stolen millions of pounds from their investors. All three are serving sentences in the same prison where Cryer is found dead in his cell. It looks like a heart attack but the pathologist's report quickly points to murder. Morse and Lewis go behind bars to investigate but must tread carefully with the prison governor
Under the hammer ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romance and intrigue at a London auction house. Written by John Mortimer (Rumpole of the Bailey), this 1990s British drama tells the story of art experts who share a passion for the treasures they put under the hammer
How to get ahead in advertising by Bruce Robinson ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
British comedy takes on elements of the fantastic as it satirizes the advertising industry
One foot in the grave ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Richard Wilson plays Victor Meldrew, a maggoty senior citizen who always provokes people into taking extreme action against him. His neighbour wages unofficial war against him, while long-suffering wives look on askance
One foot in the grave ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Richard Wilson plays Victor Meldrew, a maggoty senior citizen who always provokes people into taking extreme action against him. His neighbour wages unofficial war against him, while long-suffering wives look on askance
One foot in the grave ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's not as though retirement has given Victor Meldrew more leisure time. He just has more opportunity to complain bitterly, to let inconsequential matters get to him, to drive his wife up the wall, and to look up new illnesses in the medical dictionary
One foot in the grave ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The grim reaper finally gets to Victor Meldrew. He may not arrive in the form of a strangely shaped unordered parcel, as a workman with the intellect of an orangutan, or even as Meldrew-fixated ex-neighbor Patrick, but he better be prepared to listen
The world of Peter Rabbit and friends by Beatrix Potter ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tale of the Flopsy Bunnies and Mrs. Tittlemouse: Mrs. Tittle-mouse comes to the rescue after Mr. McGregor spirits the Flopsy Bunnies away when they fall asleep in his garden
One foot in the grave ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In these two feature length episodes Victor reaches fantastic new heights of frustration, despair and exasperation, dragging Margaret and anyone else in the vicinity into the maelstrom with him."--Container
"I don't believe it!" : Richard Wilson's book of absurdities by Richard Wilson ( Book )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The four minute mile ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1954, Roger Bannister was the first man to ever run the four minute mile in under four minutes. Together, Roger Bannister, John Landy, Wes Sartec and Denis Johanson stunned and captivated the hearts of the world as they triumphed in battle for the role of the world's fastest runners
 
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