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Atkins, Eileen

Overview
Works: 27 works in 46 publications in 1 language and 1,846 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Fiction  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Television series  Television programs  Domestic fiction  Swashbuckler films  Historical television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Eileen Atkins
Publications by Eileen Atkins
Most widely held works by Eileen Atkins
She fell among thieves ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 231 libraries worldwide
While on a Pyrenees vacation in 1922, upright English gentleman Richard Chandos encounters the villainous Vanity Fair. Mistress of the turreted Chateau Jezreel and leader of a motley band of criminals, she will inherit millions if she can force her stepdaughter to marry. Pitting his wits against this formidalbe adversary, Chandos determines to rescue the beautiful young woman. But Vanity Fair keeps one step ahead of him, a trick forever up her sleeve and murder in her heart
John Le Carré's Smiley's people by John Le Carré( visu )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
This brilliant sequel to 'Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy' finds Smiley emerging from retirement to engage his lifelong nemesis, the Soviet spymaster Karla, in a final test of wits, nerves, and loyalties. Stellar ensemble casts bring John le Carre's thrilling tales of Cold War-era espionage to vivid life in these television classics
Upstairs downstairs by Fay Weldon( visu )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
On trial: Sarah, a new maid, is put "on trial" after being caught stealing. The mistress and the maids: Scandal ensues when an artist hired to paint a portrait of Lady Marjorie also reveals a portrait of two half-naked maids from the Bellamy household. Board wages: While the family and senior servants are away on summer vacation, James Bellamy returns unexpectedly to discover the remaining staff dressed like the Bellamys and having a party. The path of duty: Elizabeth returns from Dresden with a newfound contempt for London society
Magic in the moonlight by Woody Allen( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Set in the 1920s, Stanley, an Englishman posing as an Asian magician, attempts to debunk fake spiritualists. He then travels to the south of France to unmask a supposed medium named Sophie as a good-looking fake, but he ends up falling for her real-world charms instead
Robin Hood by Ridley Scott( visu )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
Academy Award winner Russell Crowe reunites with legendary Gladiator director Ridley Scott for epic action adventure in Robin Hood. Discover the untold story of the man behind the legend as Robin, a heroic warrior, turns outlaw when he assembles a band of skilled marauders to confront injustice and lead an uprising against a weak and corrput English King
The complete Arkangel Shakespeare preview CD by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
Excerpts from the "38 fully-dramatized unabridged plays on CD."
The house of Eliott ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
Two sisters, Evangeline and Beatrice, have established a fashion house that creates a sensation in the London of the Roaring Twenties. The sisters and the House of Eliott face changing times, cutthroat competition and romance as they survive in the world of fashion. But the world of haute couture is shrinking. In order to survive, can the House of Eliott realize that ready-to-wear is fashion's future?
To the lighthouse by Virginia Woolf( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
A summer holiday on the Isle of Skye is the setting for Virginia Woolf's most acclaimed and autobiographical novel in which she attempted to redeem and release the ghosts of her past
The dramatic works of William Shakespeare ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of five of Shakespeare's plays, featuring some of Britain's most distinguished actors and directors
The House of Eliott ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Changing times, cutthroat competition, and romance flavor the dramatic conclusion. As the Roaring Twenties close, the market for haute couture is shrinking. In order to survive, can the House of Eliott realize that ready-to-wear is fashion's future?
Three sisters ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
A universal story about yearning, decay, and searching for meaning. Olga, Masha and Irina dream of returning to Moscow, which symbolizes their hope for a better life. But as the play proceeds, their drab provincial existence tightens its hold
The house of Eliott by Stella Gonet( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Two beautiful sisters born to privilege are suddenly left penniless. With talent and hard work, they struggle their way to the top of the fashion world
Upstairs, downstairs by Keith Barron( visu )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
From the first stirrings of war to the confusing days of the Armistice celebration, the saga of the aristovratic Bellamy family and their loyal and lively servants continues
Smiley's people ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
This brilliant sequel to Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy finds Smiley emerging from retirement to engage his lifelong nemesis, Soviet spymaster Karla, in a final test of wits, nerves, and loyalties. Disc 1 contains episodes 1-2
The mill on the floss by George Eliot( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Set in nineteenth-century England, this great novel of domestic realism sympathetically portrays a young woman's vain efforts to adapt to her provincial world. Maggie Tulliver, whose father owns a mill perched on the banks of the River Floss, is intelligent and imaginative beyond the understanding of her community, her relatives, and particularly her brother Tom. Despite their opposite temperaments, Maggie and Tom are united by a strong bond. But this bond suffers when Tom's sense of family honor leads him to forbid her to associate with the one friend who appreciates her intelligence and imagination. Later, when Maggie falls in love with the handsome and passionate fiancé of her cousin and is caught in a compromising situation, she fears her relationship with Tom may never recover. But this bond suffers when Tom's sense of family honor leads him to forbid her to associate with the one friend who appreciates her intelligence and imagination. Later, when Maggie falls in love with the handsome and passionate fiancé of her cousin and is caught in a compromising situation, she fears her relationship with Tom may never recover
Smiley's people ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
This brilliant sequel to Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy finds Smiley emerging from retirement to engage his lifelong nemesis, Soviet spymaster Karla, in a final test of wits, nerves, and loyalties. Disc 3 contains episodes 5-6
Upstairs, downstairs ( visu )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Series four takes place during the Great War, from 1914-18, and no one is unaffected
Agatha Christie Marple ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Prim and proper in her smart tweed suits and matching hats, Miss Marple is often overlooked by the police and underestimated by criminals. -- Container
Smiley's people ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
This brilliant sequel to Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy finds Smiley emerging from retirement to engage his lifelong nemesis, Soviet spymaster Karla, in a final test of wits, nerves, and loyalties. Disc 2 contains episodes 3-4
Talking heads. the second six monologues by Alan Bennett( file )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
In these six new pieces Alan Bennett retains the gripping stories, intensity of delivery and masterly style of his original monologues. The suburban normality of the world his characters inhabit once again belies their lives of secrets, revelations, fears, crimes and passions. They tell their stories, and in doing so reveal more than they know of the humour, passion and sadness of their lives. Alongside the original pieces, these superb monologues form one of the great contributions to television drama
 
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