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A.B.C. Television (Great Britain)

Overview
Works: 95 works in 148 publications in 1 language and 1,435 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Spy television programs  Detective and mystery television programs  Television programs  Science fiction television programs  Television comedies  Television series  Thrillers (Television programs)  Action and adventure films  Fiction 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
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Publications about A.B.C. Television (Great Britain)
Publications by A.B.C. Television (Great Britain)
Most widely held works by A.B.C. Television (Great Britain)
The avengers '67 ( visu )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
The living dead (first aired February 25, 1967) : a haunted chapel provides the first clue to an underground effort to conquer all of Britain -- The hidden tiger (first aired March 4, 1967) : the avengers attempt to track down a tiger and avert a cat-astrophe -- The correct way to kill (first aired March 11, 1967) : Emma and Steed find themselves each with a new Russian partner in this Cold War thriller -- Never, never say die (first aired March 18, 1967) : walking corpses and radio-controlled computer men provide the clues to catch a maniac savant attempting to secure a patent on eternal life -- Epic (first aired April 1, 1967) : Emma becomes the unwilling star of a personal cinematic nightmare called "The destruction of Emma Peel"--The superlative seven (first aired April 8, 1967) : seven of the most formidable characters in the world are brought together to test the mettle of a master assassin
The Avengers '67 ( visu )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
British secret agents John Steed and Emma Peel battle a variety of evil-doers, often with the aid of high-tech gadgetry
Avengers '67 the bird who knew too much ; The winged avenger ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Two episodes from the 1967 season of the television series The Avengers
The avengers '65, Set 1 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
In The town of no return, when four special agents disappear in quaint Bazeley-by-th-Sea, The Avengers uncover a conspiracy of masquerading merchants determined to state a hostile takeover...of all Britain. In The gravediggers, when a fault develops in the nation's radar system, a little digging leads Emma and Steed straight to the graveyard, where they turnover a plot to weaken Britain's defense
The avengers ( visu )
18 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
The adventures of British special agent, John Steed
The avengers '65 ( visu )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
John Steed and Emma Peel match wits with murderers and maniacs
The Best of the original Avengers ( visu )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
John Steed, Mrs. Emma Peel and Ms. Tara King battle against the forces of suspicion and waywardness in these classic episodes of The Avengers. These extraordinary agents meet dastardly foes with an unrivaled sense of finesse and cunning. In Too many Christmas trees: The Avengers battle telepathic influences and a Tale of Two Cities nightmare in an attempt to retain top secret information. But on all-out fight in a mysterious hall of mirrors makes for more than a few Oliver "Twists" for Steed and Emma -- In Look (stop me if you've heard this one) ... : when clowning becomes criminal, Tara and Steed are called to the case. Costumes and cover-ups are no laughing matter as The Avengers attempt to stop a band of vaudeville villains -- All done with mirrors: a telescope is used to steal secrets, and with Steed under suspicion, Tara sets off to investigate. Battling heavies who are harnessing the sun's energy, and gun-toting thugs, Tara impresses even Steedm who cooks her a steak on the engine of his Rolls
The Avengers '68 set 3 ( visu )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
The morning after: When Steed and a traitorous agent wake up to a plot to detonate a nuclear bomb, the former enemies work together to prevent a catastrophe. Teleplay writers, Richard Harris, Brian Clemens ; director, John Hough ; director of photography, H.A.R. Thomson ; editor, Manuel del Campo ; costume designer, Alun Hughes
The avengers '66 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
The adventures of British special agent, John Steed and Mrs. Emma Peal
Avengers '67 Escape in time ; The see-through man ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Two episodes from the 1967 season of the television series The Avengers
Avengers '67 the Ł50,000 breakfast ; Dead man's treasure ; You have just been murdered ( visu )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
Two episodes from the 1967 season of the television series The Avengers
Avengers '67 the correct way to kill ; Never, never say die ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Two episodes from the 1967 season of the television series The Avengers
The avengers '67, Set 2 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
"Take a jaunt in Steed's classic Bentley or race across the English countryside in Mrs. Peel's sporty Lotus Elan. Pursue evil masterminds, double agents and vengeful enemies-of-state ... No villain, regardless how twisted or ingenious, ever stands a chance against the impeccably capable John Steed or the exquisitely formidable Mrs. Emma Peel"--Container
Avengers '67 the living dead ; The hidden tiger ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Two episodes from the 1967 season of the television series The Avengers
The avengers '67, Set 3 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
A funny thing happened on the way to the station: The Avengers derail an assassination plot aboard a train. Something nasty in the nursery: Terror toys and nasty nannies drive British nobles into their second childhoods. The joker: A vengeful escaped lunatic plays a deadly game with Mrs. Peel. Who's who???: An enemy trades the minds of Steed and Mrs. Peel with those of its own top agents. Return of the Cybernauts: These self-aware robot assassins are more formidable than ever. Death's door: An enemy agent uses dream-influencing drugs to disrupt a diplomatic conference
The avengers '65 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
"Prepare to avenge deeds devious and dastardly alongside the agents extraordinary John Steed and Mrs. Emma Peel in the groundbreaking British TV espionage classic! Pit wit and wherewithal against avaricious evildoers and cunning conspirators with the sexy and mysterious duo: Steed, the charming stylish old-world rake and Emma, the brilliant beauty who can break a heart, a code or a man's leg with equal aplomb"--Container
From Venus with love The fear merchants ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Two episodes from the 1967 season of the television series The Avengers
Escape in time The see-through man ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Two episodes from the 1967 season of the television series The Avengers
The avengers '66, Set 2 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
The Avengers '68 set 4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Wish you were here: Tara attempts to free her uncle from a hotel that has a firm "no check-out" policy. Teleplay writer, Tony Williamson ; director, Don Chaffey ; director of photography, Alan Hume ; editor, Karen Heward ; costume designer, Alun Hughes
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Thames Television, ltd.

ABC (Great Britain)
ABC Television
ABC Television (Great Britain)
ABC Television, ltd.
Associated British Corporation
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English (48)
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