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Pleasence, Angela

Overview
Works: 35 works in 87 publications in 1 language and 4,937 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  History  Fiction  Christmas films  Love stories  Domestic fiction  Christmas stories  Juvenile works 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Angela Pleasence
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 1,831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Old Ebenezer Scrooge, the meanest miser in London, is visited one Christmas eve by three spirits who change his life forever
Mansfield Park by Jane Austen ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 1,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
True virtue triumph's over superficiality in this distinguished BBC production of Jane Austen's celebrated novel set in 18th century England. Young, impoverished Fanny Price arrives at the elegant estate of her uncle, Sir Thomas Bertram. Snubbed by Everyone except her cousin Edmund, she begins her long struggle for accceptance by her shallow relatives who believe wealth automatically means quality
The six wives of Henry VIII by Time-Life Films ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The six wives of Henry VIII: A six-part chronicle of England's early 16th century, recounting the turbulent life and times of King Henry VIII through the eyes and travails of his wives
Midsomer murders ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these contemporary British television mysteries. The killings at Badger's Drift: The death of an elderly woman and the persistence of her lifelong friend draw Barnaby into a case that reveals the sordid side of this quaint village. Written in blood: Investigating the brutal murder of a Midsomer Worthy writer, Barnaby discovers that the victim had been living a fictitious life. Death of a hollow man: In Causton, Barnaby and his family take part in an amateur theatrical production of Amadeus that provides an abundance of real-life drama. Faithful unto death: When the wife of a wealthy local businessman disappears, Barnaby finds that Fawcett Green harbors a complex web of financial and romantic entanglements. Death in disguise: Barnaby needs all his wits about him as he investigates a string of deaths at a local New Age commune
The Anton Chekhov collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of plays by Chekhov originally produced for television by the BBC
The Jane Austen collection ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sense and sensibility: The story of two sisters attempting to find happiness in the tightly structured society of 18th century England
An academic question by Barbara Pym ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 1970, the wife of an ambitious young ethno-historian is unesy about her life
No fond return of love by Barbara Pym ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dulcie Mainwaring found the compiling of seeming trivialities about other people's lives irresistible, but her investigations into Aylwin Forbes were to lead to emotional entanglement
The favour, the watch, and the very big fish ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louis Aubinard, a photographer of religious scenes, finds the perfect model to pose as Jesus, and meets and falls in love with beautiful and sensitive Sybil, but things start to unravel when Sybil fails to show for a meeting and the model begins to believe he really is Christ
Catherine Howard by Beverley Cross ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatizes Henry VIII's short-lived marriage to Catherine Howard, who was executed in 1542 after being accused of infidelity to the King
Crampton Hodnet by Barbara Pym ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Youthful love affairs and comedy provide a fascinating glimpse of Oxford, England in the 1930s
Quartet by Jean Rhys ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Midsomer murders ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these contemporary British television mysteries. The killings at Badger's Drift: The death of an elderly woman and the persistence of her lifelong friend draw Barnaby into a case that reveals the sordid side of this quaint village. Written in blood: Investigating the brutal murder of a Midsomer Worthy writer, Barnaby discovers that the victim had been living a fictitious life. Death of a hollow man: In Causton, Barnaby and his family take part in an amateur theatrical production of Amadeus that provides an abundance of real-life drama. Faithful unto death: When the wife of a wealthy local businessman disappears, Barnaby finds that Fawcett Green harbors a complex web of financial and romantic entanglements. Death in disguise: Barnaby needs all his wits about him as he investigates a string of deaths at a local New Age commune
All night horror marathon ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The outing: an ancient genie is released from a lamp when thieves ransack an old woman's house. They are killed and the lamps is sent to a museum. The curator's daughter is soon possessed by the genie
Saint Joan by Bernard Shaw ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1978 and 1992 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Production of the last two scenes and the epilogue of George Bernard Shaw's play entitled Saint Joan. Actress Julie Harris introduces the scenes and discusses different dramatists' interpretations of Joan
Catherine Howard ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1976 and 1989 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatizes Henry VIII's short-lived marriage to Catherine Howard, who was executed in 1542 after being accused of infidelity to the King
The winter's tale by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of Shakespeare's last plays, The winter's tale is the tragicomic story of the mad jealousy of King Leontes of Sicily
Mansfield Park Jane Austen's timeless story of one woman's struggle for recogniton and romance ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Whitton's folly by Pamela Hill ( Book )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Six wives of Henry VIII ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatization of Henry VIII marriages to Catharine Howard and Catharine Parr
 
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Alternative Names
Pleasance, Daphne Anne Angela 1941−
Pleasence, Angela.
Languages
English (71)