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Hodson, Christopher 1929-

Overview
Works: 123 works in 205 publications in 1 language and 4,777 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television programs  Detective and mystery television programs  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  Melodrama  Biographical television programs  Drama  Spy television programs  History 
Roles: Director, Performer
Classifications: PN1995.9.D4, 791.4572
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Publications about Christopher Hodson
Publications by Christopher Hodson
Most widely held works by Christopher Hodson
Strong poison ( visu )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
In the first of Dorothy L. Sayers's famous Harriet Vane mystery series, amateur sleuth Lord Peter Wimsey falls in love with Harriet Vane, the mystery writer as she stands in the dock of Old Bailey. Harriet Vane is on trial for the diabolically clever murder of her fiancé. Not only does Wimsey believe in her innocence, he fall is love with her at first sight. Can he save her from the gallows and will he win her hand?
Gaudy night ( visu )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 361 libraries worldwide
Harriet returns to Oxford for a reunion and is asked by a professor to help solve a mystery, and deals with her growing feelings for her friend Lord Peter Wimsey
Have his carcase ( visu )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 354 libraries worldwide
After she is cleared for the murder of her husband, Harriet Vane seeks solace in the country, but is soon attempting to solve another murder with her good friend Lord Peter Wimsey when a body washes up on shore and then mysteriously disappears
Lillie ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
Portrays the acclaimed British actress and courtesan Lillie Langtry from the blush of youth to the blight of old age. At a time when society expected women to be docile and demure, Lillie posed for celebrity endorsements, conducted her own business affairs, and paid her first husband to keep his distance. Even more scandalously, she openly entertained a string of lovers among Europe's elite, including the very married Prince of Wales
Agatha Christie's Tommy & Tuppence partners in crime ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
Dame Agatha's tales of crime-solving couple Tommy and Tuppence Beresford, a fun-loving and flirtatious pair who thrive on matching wits with criminals and with each other. This set chronicles their partnership from its beginnings and as proprietors of a detective agency
Thomas & Sarah ( visu )
4 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
Follow the up-and-down adventures of the former chauffeur and parlor maid, a couple often as at odds with each other as they are with their efforts to strike it rich. Each episode finds our duo tackling new endeavors
Mr. Palfrey of Westminster : complete collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
He describes himself as "just a civil servant." But in the cloak-and-dagger world of the British security services, mild-mannered Mr. Palfrey is an invaluable player in the spy game. A master of counterespionage and a spy-catcher extraordinaire, he is smart, discreet, cunning and likes to do things his own way. His new boss quickly realizes the talents and the dangers of the deceptively charming, utterly ruthless Palfrey. Known simply as "the Coordinator" she appoints an assistant to work with Palfrey, but report back to her. As always, however, Palfrey has his own ideas
We'll meet again ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
Four years into World War II, the quiet English village of Market Wetherby is in for a shock. They are not being invaded by the Germans, but the American servicemen at the new U.S. airbase are arriving. These newcomers are an entirely different breed altogether. But, for local doctor Helen Dereham and base commander Major James Kylie, they strike up a distinctly warm relationship. In a small place like Market Wetherby, few are left untouched
Agatha Christie's Tommy & Tuppence partners in crime ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
United by their love of adventure--not to mention their romantic attraction--Tommy Beresford and Tuppence Cowley search for a top-secret document lifted from the Lusitania. In a second romantic mystery set during the Roaring Twenties, Tommy and Tuppence start up their own detective agency and take on their first professional case-the theft of a valuable gem
The man in the mist ( visu )
2 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Tommy has failed to solve a case of robbery. While he and Tuppence are consoling themselves in a provincial hotel, unexpected events develop. Soon they find that they are dealing with a case of murder
The Unbreakable alibi ( visu )
2 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Monty Jones, a wealthy young man, asks Tommy and Tuppence to help him. He is in love with an Australian art journalist who will only marry him if he can prove that of the two alibis she creates, one is false
Finessing the king ( visu )
2 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Clues from a curious personal ad in a newspaper draw detectives Tommy and Tuppence Beresford into a complex drama of death and deception
Upstairs downstairs : the complete collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
All sixty-eight episodes of the popular British television series about the contrasting lives of an aristocratic family and their house servants
Raffles ( visu )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
 
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Hodson, Chris 1929-
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English (27)
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