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Fairfax, Ferdinand

Overview
Works: 204 works in 309 publications in 1 language and 6,805 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television programs  Film adaptations  Fiction  Television adaptations  History  Humor 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Scenarist, Performer, Film editor
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
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Most widely held works about Ferdinand Fairfax
 
Most widely held works by Ferdinand Fairfax
Frenchman's Creek by Daphne Du Maurier( Visual )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seeking to escape the stifling London court society, the beautiful headstrong Lady Dona St. Columb flees to her family estate on the Cornish coast. Her new freedom swiftly brings her into contact with the dashingly handsome French privateer Jean Aubrey who sweeps her off her feet and into a world of adventure on the high seas very different from her dull and boring life at court with her husband Sir Harry
Jeeves & Wooster ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Intent on escaping the clutches of his indomitable Aunt Agatha and the perpetual threat of wedlock, Bertie once again flees his native England for New York accompanied, as ever, by the unflappable Jeeves. Yet even the waters of the Atlantic cannot keep the witless Wooster safe, and he is soon up to his ears in a frightful tangle of wayward cousins, stolen babies, unwanted engagements and even -- heaven forbid -- his domineering aunt
Jeeves & Wooster the complete third season ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Continuing scenarios of Jeeves and Wooster
The last detective ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Underdog detective 'Dangerous' Davies toils at a small London police station, where his slicker colleagues taunt him and his boss calls him the last detective he would put on a big case. That makes it all the sweeter when he cracks the big ones anyway
Lilies ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Iris, May, and Ruby are sisters living in Liverpool after WWI. Dutiful, devout Iris runs the household efficiently in place of their deceased mother. Wayward, dreamy May works as a maid but longs to act. And feisty, ambitious Ruby sells corsets to keep the family afloat. With their overbearing father and war-tormented brother, they struggle through poverty, passions, and profound disappointments
Jeeves & Wooster the complete series ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection contains all 23 episodes of the series hailed as "irreistible" by critics and beloved by millions of fans worldwide. The inept clubman Bertie Wooster is rescued from various unpleasant situations by the suavely resourceful valet, Jeeves
Egypt ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filmed on location, Egypt dramatizes the stories of the intrepid adventurers and explorers who explored Egypt in the 19th and 20th centuries. Napoleon's invasion of Egypt in 1798 had reignited interest in the country, as did the publication of the initial volumes of the "Description de l'Égypte" in 1809. The first story tells of the adventures of Howard Carter, who found the tomb of Tutankhamun in 1923 in the Valley of the Kings near Luxor. The second features the exploits of Giovanni Battista Belzoni, who excavated the splendid Temple of Rameses II at Abu Simbel. Finally, the account of the 'Father of Egyptology' Jean-Francois Champollion, the young French genius who--aided by the Rosetta Stone--decoded the hieroglyphs and revealed an ancient and mysterious faith that had been lost to the world for 3,000 years
Danger UXB ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During WWII, the Nazis dropped some bombs that were not designed to detonate on impact. These unexploded time bombs, UXBs, posed one of the greatest risks to the people and property of England. It was the job of real-life heroes of the bomb disposal squads to defuse them. Danger UXB is the story of the loves and lives, victories and defeats, played against the background of a nation gripped by war
P.G. Wodehouse's Jeeves & Wooster the complete second season ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Continuing adventures of Jeeves and Wooster
Wycliffe ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detective Wycliffe takes a traditional approach to solving crimes on his Cornwall beat, a land of myths and magnificent scenery. Includes 6 episodes
Winston Churchill, the wilderness years ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatization of the life and career of Winston Churchill between 1929 and 1939
Trial & retribution ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the bitter internal rivalries among police investigators, the political pressures of high-profile cases, and the legal maneuverings of defense attorneys and prosecutors. Police probe an abandoned house concealing multiple murders, a dysfunctional family with a deeply troubled musical prodigy, the mysterious disappearance of a well-connected woman, and a shadowy sex club for London's elite
The Last place on earth ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the race to the South Pole in 1911 between rival explorers: the Englishman Scott and the Norwegian Amundsen. In an effort to be the first to plant his country's flag at the South Pole, Scott and Amundsen undertook a 1,500-mile trek across the frozen wastes of Antarctica, facing danger, extreme suffering, and death
The complete Jeeves & Wooster ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Bertie Wooster is the classic young British man of means, blessed with a touch too generous a heart and a slight deficit in the noggin department. Jeeves is his hilariously arch and resourceful valet, a "Gentleman's Gentleman" without equal who sees Bertie through the never-ending swirl of hopeless old friends, indomitable aunts, unbidden guests, and romantic entanglements that dominate his life. "The Complete Jeeves and Wooster" includes all 23 episodes of the acclaimed series based on P.G. Wodehouse's beloved stories"--Container back cover
Miracle at Oxford ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The inspirational account of a team rising to meet the ultimate challenge of winning back its honor. To Oxford University, "The Boat Race"--An annual rowing competition between Oxford and its archrival Cambridge - is more important than the Olympics. So when Oxford's long winning streak ends in humiliating defeat, they vow victory the next year at all costs. But the method they choose threatens to tear the team apart while setting up a struggle between old-school traditions and modern rivalry. In order to restore the pride of Oxford, they must rally together to achieve their one common goal
Nate and Hayes ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A swashbuckling adventure which takes place in the mid 1800's on the South Pacific islands where bloody raids and battles were once the rule of the day. A notorious buccaneer and a young reverend team up against the villains
The last place on earth ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the race to the South Pole in 1911 between rival explorers: the Englishman Scott and the Norwegian Amundsen. In an effort to be the first to plant his country's flag at the South Pole, Scott and Amundsen undertook a 1,500-mile trek across the frozen wastes of Antarctica, facing danger, extreme suffering, and death
Kavanagh Q.C. Bearing witness set ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bearing witness: Kavanagh must defend a Jehovah's Witness mother who forbids a blood transfusion for her son
Jeeves & Wooster ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection contains all 23 episodes of the series hailed as "irreistible" by critics and beloved by millions of fans worldwide. The inept clubman Bertie Wooster is rescued from various unpleasant situations by the suavely resourceful valet, Jeeves
Jeeves & Wooster ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three episodes in the second season of this show
 
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Alternative Names
Fairfax, Ferdie 1944-
Languages
English (90)
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