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Quick, Diana 1946-

Overview
Works: 205 works in 404 publications in 1 language and 6,430 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television programs  History  Educational films  Internet videos  Fiction  Detective and mystery television programs  Television mini-series  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Lithographer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
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Publications about Diana Quick
Publications by Diana Quick
Most widely held works by Diana Quick
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh( visu )
44 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,630 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the difficult loves of insular Englishman Charles Ryder and his peculiarly intense relationship with the wealthy but dysfunctional family that inhabited Brideshead. While at Oxford, Charles Ryder meets boyish, flamboyant Sebastian Flyte, who introduces Charles to a charmed and glamorous way of life that continues until Sebastian's health deteriorates
Midsomer murders by John Nettles( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 315 libraries worldwide
The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these contemporary British television mysteries. A tale of two hamlets: Wealthy young Larry Smith of the Smythe-Webster family is killed in an explosion, leading Barnaby and Troy into a centuries-old feud between the villages of Upper and Lower Warden Manor. Death and dreams: In Midsomer Worthy, debt-ridden Martin Wroath is found shot to death, having apparently rigged up a way to trigger a shotgun with his toe. When rope goes missing and two more victims are hanged, Barnaby follows the string of suspects to a horrifying conclusion. Painted in blood: Joyce Barnaby is enjoying an outdoor watercolor class in Midsomer Florey until she discovers the body of a fellow student. Two National Intelligence Squad agents step in to take over the case, which intersects with Barnaby's purse-snatching investigation
Heat of the sun ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
A tangled web of blackmail, murder and passion awaits former Scotland Yard detective Albert Tyburn when he arrives in Nairobi. In three mysteries-Private Lives, Hide in Plain Sight and Sport of Kings-Tyburn battles arson, murder, drug-dealers and more
Absolute conviction ( visu )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
Bailey, Thornton and Cryer were eighties entrepreneurs until it was found that they had stolen millions of pounds from their investors. All three are serving sentences in the same prison where Cryer is found dead in his cell. It looks like a heart attack but the pathologist's report quickly points to murder. Morse and Lewis go behind bars to investigate but must tread carefully with the prison governor
The Magic mirror ( visu )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Examines the development of artistic photography and its gradual independence from an early reliance on painting for its inspiration
The queen a dramatic portrait of one of the world's most powerful women ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
From her rise to the throne in 1952 to dealing with prime ministers, ex-daughters-in-law, and even Camilla, view the life of Elizabeth, Queen of England. Episodes include Sisters; Us and Them; The Rivals; The Enemy Within; and How Do You Solve a Problem Like Camilla? Contains actual footage and interviews
Heat of the sun by Heat of the sun (Television program)( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
A tangled web of blackmail, murder and passion awaits former Scotland Yard detective Albert Tyburn when he arrives in Nairobi. In three mysteries-Private Lives, Hide in Plain Sight and Sport of Kings-Tyburn battles arson, murder, drug-dealers and more
Undue influence by Anita Brookner( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
"Claire Pitt, twenty-nine and solitary, works in the basement of a second-hand bookshop where she prepares articles for eventual publication. Few people visit her basement, so when Martin Gibson, a faded scholar, passes through, Claire becomes inordinately interested. And at the unexpected news of his wife's death, emotions are released that were not entirely foreseen..."
AKA lies are like wishes ( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Dean is trapped in a working class suburb with an abusive father and a doormat mother whose job at a London restaurant allows her to regale her son with stories of her famous customers. Dean decides to runaway from home and assumes the identity of Alex Gryffoyn, the son of Lady Gryffoyn who owns a posh gallery. Soon he finds himself in the world of sex, cocaine, and disco upper class, funding his new life through credit card fraud. But Dean eventually learns that reinventing oneself comes at a price
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh( visu )
9 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the difficult loves of insular Englishman Charles Ryder and his peculiarly intense relationship with the wealthy but dysfunctional family that inhabited Brideshead. While at Oxford, Charles Ryder meets boyish, flamboyant Sebastian Flyte, who introduces Charles to a charmed and glamorous way of life that continues until Sebastian's health deteriorates
Revengers tragedy by Alex Cox( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
"Great men were gods, if beggars couldn't kill 'em!" exclaims Vindici, the (anti)hero of Revengers Tragedy. This modern dress Jacobean tragedy is set in a post-apocalyptic Britain, where southern England lies underwater, and center of power is Liverpool--ruled by media magnate The Duke. Ten years after his wife was murdered on their wedding day, exiled Vindici returns, to exact his revenge against the Duke--her killer--and his son and heir, Lussurioso, who lusts after Vindici's innocent sister, Castiza. Vindici re-unites with his estranged family, ingratiates himself with Lussurioso, and brings down The Duke and his entire corrupt political dynasty
Domestic Memories by Valerie Lloyd( visu )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Demonstrates how people reflect their own reality in taking photographs and participating in photography. Two photographers from northern Britain are featured as well as the Kodak Collection, National Museum of Television, Film and Photography, Bradford and the Documentary Photographic Archive
The Pencil of nature ( visu )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
An overview of the early history of photography. Discusses The Pencil of nature, by William Henry Fox Talbot, the first book with photographs used as illustrations. Examines the technical and esthetic strides made by the early, often amatuer, practitioners
Dandelion dead ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Based on a true crime story that shocked '20s Britain, this compelling mini-series stars Michael Kitchen as Major Herbert Armstrong, a staid lawyer in a small Welsh town who was charged with poisoning his wife and a business rival with arsenic
Diana, portrait of a princess ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Filmed over nine months, this special documentary contains exclusive footage of the Princess in her year of self-imposed exile, and revealing testimony from close friends. Includes full interviews with Andrew Morton and Richard Kay
The story of fashion ( visu )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Presents a history of fashion from circa 1900 and the birth of haute couture through the fashion labels of the 1980s
Ave Maria ( visu )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
This program looks at one of the most celebrated women in the last 2,000 years. She is both a mother and a virgin; she is the center of pilgrimages and the most painted woman in history and the focus of bitter debates in religious circles. Yet, the Virgin Mary is also a shadowy figure about whom we know almost nothing. This program explores her history, and the effect her influence has had on women and religious practices throughout the world
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh( visu )
6 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the difficult loves of insular Englishman Charles Ryder and his peculiarly intense relationship with the wealthy but dysfunctional family that inhabited Brideshead. While at Oxford, Charles Ryder meets boyish, flamboyant Sebastian Flyte, who introduces Charles to a charmed and glamorous way of life that continues until Sebastian's health deteriorates
Remembrance of things past ( visu )
4 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Haute couture, from Worth through Coco Chanel
Brideshead revisited ( visu )
4 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the difficult loves of insular Englishman Charles Ryder and his peculiarly intense relationship with the wealthy but dysfunctional family that inhabited Brideshead. While at Oxford, Charles Ryder meets boyish, flamboyant Sebastian Flyte, who introduces Charles to a charmed and glamorous way of life that continues until Sebastian's health deteriorates
 
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