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Bailey, Robin

Overview
Works: 145 works in 379 publications in 1 language and 4,967 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Juvenile works  Children's audiobooks  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Television series  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Actor, Author, Other, Interviewer
Classifications: PZ7.B934, 822.33
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Publications about Robin Bailey
Publications by Robin Bailey
Publications by Robin Bailey, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Robin Bailey
The murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie( Sound Recording )
20 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 530 libraries worldwide
The murder of wealthy Roger Ackroyd reveals the truth about Dr. Sheppard's new neighbor, the retired Hercule Poirot: he is actually a detective par excellence
The clocks by Agatha Christie( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 395 libraries worldwide
Retired detective Hercule Poirot investigates the bizarre case of Sheila Webb, a typist-for-hire who arrives at a job to find a corpse surrounded by five clocks and no one there who knows anything about her being hired
Murder being once done by Ruth Rendell( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and held by 358 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 )
13 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 334 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 )
18 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 324 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 )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 296 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 )
15 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 193 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 126 libraries worldwide
The time of the dragons has passed, and a New Age is coming--an age that willbe dominated by a race called "Man." Wyvernwood, a deep and mysterious forestin the land of Engmar, is the last known refuge for the dragons, but there isno stopping the gradual encroachment of Men
A town like Alice by Nevil Shute( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
The story of a young woman who miraculously survived a Japanese death march in World War II and an Australian soldier, also a prisoner of war, who offered to help her
William Shakespeare's Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1953 and 2004 in English and held by 119 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 )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 109 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 104 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?
The secret garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett( file )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 94 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
Bleak House by Charles Dickens( visu )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 91 libraries worldwide
Denholm Elliot and Diana Rigg star in Charles Dickens' biting social commentary on the justice system of 19th century England. The infamous Jarndyce case has been dragging through the courts for years, ruining lives and leaving entire families devastated. A powerful tale of greed and social decay
Parting breath by Catherine Aird( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in English and held by 91 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. First was a most peculiar theft from a dormitory room and then the discovery of a man found clutching at one of the columns of the Tarsus cloister, bleeding slowly to death and able with his parting breath only to utter one enigmatic phrase? To solve the mystery of the cloister murder, Sloan's only clues are the dying man's words. But what significance can 'Twenty-six minutes' really have?
Kissing the gunner's daughter by Ruth Rendell( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Sergeant Caleb Martin of Kingsmarkham CID had no idea just how terminally unlucky Friday the thirteenth of May would prove, or of the bloodbath that would follow. The murders at Tancred House look like the work of a opportunist burglar panicked into killing, but seventeen-year-old Daisy Flory, the sole survivor, has only a hazy recollection of what happened
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 78 libraries worldwide
Short stories : after dark classics ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 78 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
The stately home murder by Catherine Aird( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 76 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
 
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Alternative Names
Bailey, William Henry Mettam 1919-1999
Robin Bailey acteur britannique
Robin Bailey actor británico
Robin Bailey britisk skodespelar
Robin Bailey britisk skuespiller
Robin Bailey Brits acteur (1919-1999)
Robin Bailey brittisk skådespelare
Робин Бэйли
رابین بیلی بازیگر بریتانیایی
ロビン・ベイリー
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English (182)
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