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Bailey, Robin

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Works: 134 works in 337 publications in 1 language and 5,064 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Children's audiobooks  Television mini-series  Detective and mystery fiction  Radio adaptations  Television programs 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Author, Actor, Interviewer
Classifications: PZ7.B934,
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The murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie( Sound Recording )
20 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 557 libraries worldwide
Dr. Sheppard follows Hercule Poirot around and is instrumental in giving him one of the most valuable clues to a perplexing murder
The clocks by Agatha Christie( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 420 libraries worldwide
Three unreliable witnesses and four clocks set at 4:13 are the only things detective Hercule Poirot has to help him solve a case before someone else is murdered
Murder being once done by Ruth Rendell( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and held by 369 libraries worldwide
When a young girl's body is found in a London cemetery and the local police, under the command of Wexford's nephew, are baffled, Wexford decides to brave his doctor's wrath and the condescension of the London police by doing a little investigating of his own. For the canny, tireless, and unflappable policeman is an unblinking observer of human nature, whose study has taught him that under certain circumstances the most unlikely people are capable of the most appalling crimes
Sparkling cyanide by Agatha Christie( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 344 libraries worldwide
A year after a beautiful heiress was thought to have died by her own hand, her husband receives several anonymous letters suggesting murder, which implicate himself as well as his dead wife's many lovers and their betrayed wives
Wolf to the slaughter by Ruth Rendell( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 321 libraries worldwide
Anita Margolis had vanished. There was no body, no crime, and nothing more concrete than an anonymous letter. According to headquarters, it wasn't to be considered a murder inquiry at all. But Inspector Burden saw a pattern in the case. Not only had Anita been wealthy and flighty, she had been thoroughly immoral. She also kept her money in handbags, not in the bank. Detective Burden could see exactly what had happened
Ordeal by innocence by Agatha Christie( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 318 libraries worldwide
Jacko is convicted of his mother's murder and dies in prison. Two years later, a stranger arrives to confirm Jacko's disbelieved alibi. But if Jacko wasn't guilty, who is? Each family member becomes detective, suspect, and potential victim
The religious body by Catherine Aird( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 208 libraries worldwide
Who would want to kill a cloistered nun? But, astonishingly, someone had. It was as much of a surprise to the sisters of the Convent of St Anselm as it was to Inspector C.D. Sloan, Criminal Investigation Department. But now it was up to the Inspector to find the motive and the murderer
Dragonkin by Robin Bailey( Book )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
The time of the dragons has passed, and a New Age is coming--an age that will be dominated by a race called "Man." Wyvernwood, a deep and mysterious forest in the land of Engmar, is the last known refuge for the dragons, but there is no stopping the gradual encroachment of Men
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1953 and 2004 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
The insane ambition of a Scottish war hero unleashes a cycle of violence. Prompted by the supernatural prophecy of three witches, Macbeth is goaded by his wife into murdering King Duncan and assuming his throne. Macbeth plunges further into murder and moral decay while trying to keep the unsteady crown on his head. While Lady Macbeth crumbles away in guilt and madness, the haunted Macbeth fights another dark forecast which may doom him
A late phoenix by Catherine Aird( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
An Inspector C.D. Sloan mysteryDecades ago, Germans bombed the village at Lamb Lane. But now redevelopment is under way. Rubble of a bombed building is cleared and, during the excavation, a workman finds the skeleton of a pregnant girl with a bullet lodged in her spine. The trail is definitely stone cold when C.D. Sloan takes on the case ... Catherine Aird served as Chairman of the Crime Writers' Association from 1990 to 1991 and is the author of nineteen crime novels
Henrietta who? by Catherine Aird( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Henrietta Jenkins' widowed mother is a victim of a hit and run. The post mortem reveales that Grace Jenkins had never had any children. In which case, who was Henrietta?
A town like Alice by Nevil Shute( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Since the end of her incredible struggle to survive the desperate hardships of Japanese-occupied Malaya, Jean Paget has lived a quietly anonymous life. But an unexpected inheritance and the desire to repay long remembered kindness sends her back across the world to the place which holds memories of both horror and great tenderness. And news of what seems like a miracle reawakens old longings and hopes for a love which had barely begun and has yet to be fulfilled
North & south ( visu )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Based on Elizabeth Gaskell's classic Victorian love story. Independent-minded Margaret Hale moves with her parents to Milton, a manufacturing city in England's north. Compared to the bucolic south where she was raised, Milton stifles Margaret with industrial smoke and soot, and she takes an instant dislike to John Thornton, the ambitious and severe mill owner. But amid a workers₂ strike and family misfortunes, Margaret begins to reconsider her sentiments
Parting breath by Catherine Aird( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Detective Inspector C.D. Sloan knew there would be trouble when he was called in to the student sit-in at Calleshire University. The dons were nervous, the students excited--a clash of some kind seemed inevitable. But what did happen was totally unexpected
Bleak House by Charles Dickens( visu )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
"At the court of Chancery, the Jarndyce and Jarndyce case grinds on for years with no end in sight. Entangled in the lawsuit are a growing number of innocent victims: Ada Clare and Richard Carstone, whose inheritance is gradually being devoured by legal costs; Esther Summerson, a child with mysterious parentage; and even Jo, the destitute little crossing-sweeper. As the case staggers onward, yet more people become embroiled in the furious legal battle, including the proud Lady Dedlock, who finds herself persecuted by the menacing lawyer Tulkinghorn, then hunted by the determined Inspector Bucket, one of the first detectives to appear in English literature. A savage, but often comic, indictment of a society that is rotten to the core ..."--Container
The secret garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett( file )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
The magical friendship between a young girl, her lonely, bed-ridden cousin and a country boy who can talk to the birds is played out with all the freshness and warmth of the original novel in this full-cast dramatisation starring Beryl Reid, Robin Bailey and Harriet Walter
Kissing the gunner's daughter by Ruth Rendell( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 87 libraries worldwide
A brutal mass murder seems at first to be a burglary gone wrong, but Chief Inspector Wexford sees a connection to the killing of a police officer
The stately home murder by Catherine Aird( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
At a stately manor home, open for public tours, a young boy lifts the helmet on a suit of armor and finds a human face staring back at him! Detective C.D. Sloan and his wisecracking sidekick, Crosby, must figure out who stashed the body and why
Short stories after dark classics ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
A veritable schooling in the origins of modern-day horror and fantasy. This collection comprises the best of classic horror writing, with the atmospheric genius of Edgar Allan Poe, the invention and eeriness of Bram Stoker, and the suspense of Wilkie Collins
Mary Martin in Jennie original Broadway cast recording by Arthur Schwartz( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1963 and 1993 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Bailey, William Henry Mettam 1919-1999
Robin Bailey acteur britannique
Robin Bailey britisk skodespelar
Robin Bailey britisk skuespiller
Robin Bailey Brits acteur (1919-1999)
Robin Bailey brittisk skådespelare
Робин Бэйли
رابین بیلی بازیگر بریتانیایی
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English (166)
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