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Sorel, Guy

Overview
Works: 74 works in 97 publications in 1 language and 193 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  History  Televised plays  Television programs  Television plays  Televised performances  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Performer, Narrator, Actor
Classifications: PR2823.A23, 822.33
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Most widely held works by Guy Sorel
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 1979 videotaped version of Trevor Nunn's Royal Shakespeare Company of Macbeth in which Lady Macbeth, after a trio of witches prophesy Macbeth's ascension to the throne, pushes her husband into a murderous spree. But once crowned king of Scotland, Macbeth sees ghastly visions, fueled by guilt and a new prophecy, that ensure his ultimate downfall
Mary Cassatt, Impressionist from Philadelphia by Mary Cassatt( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the life and work of Mary Cassatt, impressionist artist, unusual in that she was a woman and American. Story told in first person comments from Cassatt's writing, reminiscences of friends and relatives and narration
The house of the seven gables by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Recording )

4 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hephzibah tries to shelter her brother from the evil of Judge Pyncheon in this novel set in Massachusetts
The house of seven gables by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Recording )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great seven-gabled Pyncheon house is blighted by a curse given when old Colonel Pyncheon of early Salem obtained the property by convicting the rightful owner of witchcraft
Nathaniel Hawthorne cassette library by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Recording )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Light thickens by Ngaio Marsh( Recording )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chief Superintendent Roderick Alleyn of Scotland Yard happens to be in the audience when a grisly murder occurs on stage during a London theatrical troupe's production of "Macbeth." Alleyn must try to find out who, in the split-second timing, could have committed the crime and why
The Intercom conspiracy by Eric Ambler( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trouble starts with the sudden death of the American owner of Intercom, a sinister agency in Geneva feeding misinformation to international news agencies
Quentin Durward by Walter Scott( Recording )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brave youth in Louis XI's Scottish Guards fights to preserve the King's reign and woos the beautiful Countess of Croye
Death in the air by Agatha Christie( Recording )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who would want to kill a little old lady like Madame Giselle? The answer becomes clear as Hercule Poirot discovers that she was a woman with a lurid past
The American by Henry James( Recording )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a trip to Europe, wealthy American businessman Christopher Newman proposes marriage to the scintillating and beautiful aristocrat Claire de Cintri. To his dismay, he comes up against the machinations of her impoverished but proud family, who find Newman to be a vulgar example of the American privileged class. Combining elements of comedy, tragedy, romance, and melodrama, this tale of thwarted desire vividly contrasts nineteenth-century American and European manners
The strangled queen by Maurice Druon( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imprisoned in Chateau Gaillard, Marguerite of Burgundy has fallen into disgrace. Her infidelity has left her estranged husband, King Louis X of France, with neither heir nor wife, and few options left to remedy his situation
Black amber by Phyllis A Whitney( Recording )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American girl, trying to solve the mystery of her sister's death, is plunged into a web of Turkish intrigue
Gandhi by William L Shirer( Recording )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Indian leader, Mahatma Gandhi
Voices in the garden by Dirk Bogarde( Recording )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures in two worlds by A. J Cronin( Recording )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This autobiography traces the author's life from childhood to his years as a doctor to his success as a novelist and his move to the United States
Murder in retrospect by Agatha Christie( Recording )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

16 years after her mother had been sentenced to life in prison for poisoning her husband, a young woman convinces Hercule Poirot that her mother is innocent
Start with the world( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"This film presents a Hasidic legend in dramatic form, using folk tales as a means of exploring aspects of Buber's philosophy. Buber wrote extensively on, and was influenced by, the Hasidic movement which spread though Eastern Europe in the eighteenth century."--Container
Maigret in court by Georges Simenon( Recording )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Suspecting that the prime suspect did not murder his aunt, Chief Inspector Jules Maigret sets out to find the true culprit
The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas( Recording )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Count of Monte Cristo is the tense and exciting story of Edmond Dantes, a man on the threshold of a bright career and a happy marriage, who is imprisoned in the island fortress of the Chateau d'If on a false political charge. After staging a dramatic escape, he finds the fabulous treasure of Monte Cristo which makes him wealthy. He then sets upon the course of revenge against his old enemies
The song of the lark( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"A dramatization of the events in the life of the first Baron Edmond de Rothschild, who played a pivotal role in the development of a viable economy in Palestine, and in particular the first aliyah before Herzl"--Container label
 
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