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Benfield, Derek

Overview
Works: 164 works in 284 publications in 1 language and 4,114 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Legal drama  Detective and mystery films  Television series  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Derek Benfield
Publications by Derek Benfield
Publications by Derek Benfield, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Derek Benfield
Hetty Wainthropp investigates ( visu )
6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 486 libraries worldwide
Hetty is a 60-year-old housewife, a late bloomer, who sets up shop as a private eye to supplement her husband's meager pension. With moral authority, salt-of-the-earth candor, and a fully-loaded handbag, Hetty dispenses hard-boiled justice and motherly empathy in equally satisfying doses. Geoffrey, a destitute teenager, becomes Hetty's trusted and able sidekick. Her husband, Robert, also lends a hand
Rumpole of the Bailey. the complete seasons one and two ( visu )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 400 libraries worldwide
A television series about the life and trials of Horace Rumpole is a London criminal defense lawyer
Hetty Wainthropp investigates ( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
Legendary actress Patricia Routledge returns as 60ish housewife turned gumshoe Hetty Wainthropp in this popular PBS Mystery! series. Includes six episodes, two of which have not aired on PBS
Hetty Wainthropp investigates ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 285 libraries worldwide
Housewife turned gumshoe Hetty Wainthropp is back for another round of solving mysteries. Both steely and motherly, she takes no prisoners and puts on no airs, using her dowdy appearance to blend into her surroundings
Hetty Wainthropp investigates ( visu )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 278 libraries worldwide
Disc 2, Episode 3. Digging for dirt: Enid Weston has barricaded herself inside her flat to protest the building's imminent razing. Investigating Enid's charges of dirty dealing in the construction business, Hetty and Geoffrey come to believe that a time capsule buried deep within the old building holds secrets. But some people will go to any lengths to keep them buried. -- Episode 4. Mind over muscle: Dawn Halliwell, Hetty's hairdresser, finds herself in a tangle, and it's not over tresses. Her husband, Russ, got mugged in a public loo. Was the attack random? Or did Russ do something to provoke it? Hetty unsnarls a twisted tale of greed, jealousy, and revenge
Fish out of water : a comedy by Derek Benfield( Book )
8 editions published between 1962 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Hetty Wainthropp investigates ( visu )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Contains episodes 3-4 from the second season of Hetty Wainthropp Investigates
Beyond a joke : a comedy by Derek Benfield( Book )
3 editions published between 1980 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Bedside manners : a comedy by Derek Benfield( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Post horn gallop: a farce by Derek Benfield( Book )
7 editions published between 1965 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Wild goose chase : a farce by Derek Benfield( Book )
8 editions published between 1954 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Murder for the asking: a play in three acts by Derek Benfield( Book )
6 editions published between 1967 and 1978 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Caught on the hop : a comedy by Derek Benfield( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Second time around : a comedy by Derek Benfield( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
A bird in the hand : a comedy by Derek Benfield( Book )
3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
In for the kill : a thriller by Derek Benfield( Book )
2 editions published in 1981 in Undetermined and English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Look who's talking! : a comedy by Derek Benfield( Book )
2 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Flying feathers : a farce by Derek Benfield( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Touch and go : a comedy by Derek Benfield( Book )
2 editions published between 1984 and 1996 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Hetty Wainthropp investigates ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Contains episodes 1-2 from the second season of Hetty Wainthropp Investigates
 
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