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Travers, Bill

Overview
Works: 168 works in 365 publications in 2 languages and 4,683 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Televised plays  Nonfiction television programs  Television programs  Comedy films  Television comedies  Western films  Documentary films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Director, Author of screenplay, Performer, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Bill Travers
Publications by Bill Travers
Publications by Bill Travers, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Bill Travers
 
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Most widely held works by Bill Travers
Born free by James Hill( visu )
35 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,311 libraries worldwide
When game warden George Adamson is forced to kill a lion and lioness, he and his wife Joy adopt their three cubs. Two are sent off to zoos but the third is kept, a female they name Elsa. When Elsa is fully grown, the Adamsons realize she must be taught to survive on her own
Ring of bright water by Gavin Maxwell( visu )
16 editions published between 1969 and 2005 in English and held by 858 libraries worldwide
This is the story of Graham Merrill and Mary MacKenzie who meet in the Scottish Highlands where their mutual love of animals forges a romantic bond between them, and that bond is strengthened by their common interest in Mij, Graham's pet otter
The smallest show on earth by Basil Dearden( visu )
29 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 336 libraries worldwide
Comedy about a young couple who inherit a delapidated movie theater and must compete with a lavish movie theater next door
On playing with lions by Virginia McKenna( Book )
5 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and held by 295 libraries worldwide
Duel at Diablo by Ralph Nelson( visu )
9 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
A revenge-minded scout helps a cavalry troop transport guns and ammunitions through Indian territory
Sexual encounters of the floral kind by Bill Travers( visu )
29 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 272 libraries worldwide
Investigates the diversity of plant adaptations for pollination with an emphasis on unusual coevolved relationships with animal pollinators
Death trap ( visu )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Examines the inner workings of flesh eating plants. Reveals the mechanisms involved and explains how these plants trap their prey. Raises questions about how flesh eating plants may have evolved
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( visu )
4 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
A film dramatization of Shakespeare's play about two sets of lovers who sort out their problems with fairy help in the midnight woods of Athens
Bhowani Junction by George Cukor( visu )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Pian zhong jie wei duo li ya dui bu tong xie tong de san duan lian qu, biao da chu yin du du li shi de"bu he zuo yun dong"
Gorgo ( visu )
15 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Enterprising Joe and Sam capture a 65-foot monster and bring it to London as a seaside carnival attraction. This proves to be a major mistake when Gorgo's mother comes in search of her baby and trashes London
Christian the Lion also includes The Great Dan Patch ( visu )
10 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Christian the Lion: An affectionate lion cub is raised in London by two young Australians. Unable to keep Christian as a pet, they contact the stars of Born Free and wild-life expert George Adamson, who help them introduce Christian to his native habitat in Kenya
An elephant called Slowly ( visu )
4 editions published between 1970 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 84 libraries worldwide
"Virginia McKenna and Bill Travers of BORN FREE return to the stunning wilds of Africa to visit game warden George Adamson and his unusual menagerie of lions, rhinos, buffalo, ostriches, and cheetahs. But the true magic of Africa comes alive when they embark on a series of delightful escapades with three remarkable elephants called Kadengi, Eleanor and baby Pole Pole (Swahili for 'Slowly')."--Container
Secret weapons ( visu )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Explores the chemical warfare used by the insect world. Uses microphotography to show rare closeup views of several unusual uses of poison by insects of various types
Footsteps in the fog ( visu )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 41 libraries worldwide
A recently widowed Londoner Stephen Lowry is confronted by his housemaid, Lily, with the knowledge that his deceased wife was poisoned. Mr. Lowry, feeling stunned and blackmailed, promotes to head of the housemaids. Eventually, the threat of blackmail is too much for Mr. Lowry and Lily as they struggle to gain control of the situation, with fatal results
Spare the rod and spoil the child epoch 3rd, the man by Bill Travers( Archival Material )
4 editions published between 1800 and 1967 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Kathleen Mavourneen, or, St. Patrick's eve a domestic Irish drama in four acts by Bill Travers( Book )
4 editions published between 1868 and 1925 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
The sisters of sorrow a romantic drama [in] prologue & 2 acts by Bill Travers( Archival Material )
4 editions published between 1800 and 1966 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Born free plus Living free ( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Based on the real-life adventures of Joy and George Adamson and portrays the relationship between Elsa, the lioness and the Adamsons'. Originally released as a motion picture in 1965
The belstone fox ( visu )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
The little fox Tag strikes up a friendship with a puppy, Merlin, and together they blissfully play until the day of the fox hunt. As the hunt advances, the friendships between all three characters are put to the test
Animal adventure collection : featuring Lassie, the painted hills ; George! ; mooch goes to Hollywood ; poco ... little dog lost ; the jungle book ; li'l scratch ; the lion who thought he was people ; sandy the seal ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
The lion who thought he was people: Christian, a zoo born lion club purchased on Christmas at a department store, grows so large that its owners decide to set it free into the wilds of east Africa
 
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Alternative Names
Bill Travers acteur britannique
Bill Travers attore inglese
Bill Travers britischer Filmschaffender und engagierter Tierschützer
Bill Travers Brits acteur (1922-1994)
Linden-Travers Bill
Linden-Travers, William
Travers Bill Linden-
Travers, William 1922-1994
Travers, William Inglis Lindon
Билл Треверс
بیل تراورز تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان بریتانیایی
Languages
English (199)
Spanish (13)
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