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Boyd, Billy 1968-

Overview
Works: 113 works in 332 publications in 3 languages and 20,822 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Naval history  Fiction  Musical settings  History  Radio plays  Juvenile works  Interactive multimedia 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Creator, Singer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Billy Boyd
Publications by Billy Boyd
Most widely held works by Billy Boyd
The lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( visu )
54 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 5,657 libraries worldwide
Join Frodo, Gandalf, Aragorn, and the brave members of the Fellowship as they continue their quest to destroy the Ring of Power. As darkness descends on Middle-earth, a strange creature named Gollum leads the heroes to the Black Gates of Mordor. The rest of Middle Earth prepares for a battle that will decide the fate of all
The Lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( visu )
53 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 5,216 libraries worldwide
In ancient times the Rings of Power were crafted by the Elven-smiths, and Sauron, the Dark Lord, forged the One Ring, filling it with his own power so that he could rule all others. But the One Ring was taken from him, and though he sought it throughout Middle-Earth still it remained lost to him. After many ages it fell, by chance, into the hands of the Hobbit, Bilbo Baggins. On his eleventy-first birthday, Bilbo disappeared, bequeathing to his young cousin, Frodo, the Ruling Ring, and a perilous quest: to journey across Middle-Earth, deep into the shadow of the Dark Lord and destroy the Ring by casting it into the Cracks of Doom
Lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( visu )
42 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and German and held by 4,420 libraries worldwide
Frodo makes his way through the darkness to Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring. Aragon learns of his destiny as the true King and the others prepare for a massive battle that will determine the fate of Middle-Earth
Master and commander the far side of the world by Patrick O'Brian( visu )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,602 libraries worldwide
Spielfilm über den Kampf zwischen französischem Kriegsschiff und englischer Fregatte während der Napoleonischen Kriege
The lord of the rings, the fellowship of the ring original motion picture soundtrack by Howard Shore( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 738 libraries worldwide
Some lyrics on container insert. Music composed, orchestrated and conducted by Howard Shore
On a clear day by Alex Rose( visu )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 732 libraries worldwide
The inspirational and triumphant story of a man who defies great odds and takes on a monumental challenge. This heartwarming tale of determination is an uplifting and humorous film
The Witches of Oz ( visu )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 590 libraries worldwide
Dorothy Gale is a simple girl in rural Kansas who writes children's books based on the land of Oz created by her grandfather. Her mundane life is turned upside down when she receives an offer from a big New York agency to represent her books. In New York, Dorothy soon realizes her books, and her grandfather's stories, are based in reality. The magical world of Oz and all of its inhabitants are very real and they are coming to New York City!
The flying Scotsman by Jonny Lee Miller( visu )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 438 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Scottish cyclist Graeme Obree. Despite modest beginnings and a lifelong battle with bipolar disorder, this tenacious and resourceful competitor pedaled his way into history. In 1993, Obree designed and built a bicycle from scrap metal and washing machine parts. Pitted against top competitors in a high-profile race, he broke the world record - only to have his title stripped later in a storm of controversy
The forger ( visu )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 304 libraries worldwide
A fifteen-year-old art prodigy abandoned by his drug addicted mother finds refuge in the picturesque art village of Carmel-by-the-Sea, California. While trying to survive on his own, he is introduced to the high dollar world of art forgery
Moby Dick ( visu )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
Ishmael sees his dream of a whaling voyage come true when he joins the crew of the Pequod, a sailing vessel leaving port in Nantucket. Unbeknownst to Ishmael and the mates, the Pequod's monomaniacal Captain Ahab is taking them all on a mad and personal mission to slay the great whale Moby Dick, an obsession that will open their eyes to the wonder and spectacle of man, of beast, and the inescapable nature of both
Stories of lost souls ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
Confronted with tragic and mysterious circumstances, six varying personalities from different walks of life must come to terms with the bizarre twists their lives have taken. From an abusive alcoholic husband (Gandolfini) to a seductive temptress at a New Year's Eve party (Knightley) to debonair swindler (Bettany), all of the characters share one common element - the desperation for redemption felt by all those who live in the realm of Lost Souls."--Container
Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency by Douglas Adams( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Harry Enfield and Billy Boyd star in a brand new full-cast dramatisation of Douglas Adams's first Dirk Gently book, directed by the award-winning Dirk Maggs. Dirk Gently has an unshakeable belief in the interconnectedness of all things, but his Holistic Detective Agency mainly succeeds in tracking down missing cats for old ladies ... Then Dirk stumbles upon an old friend behaving bizarrely --and is drawn into a four-billion year old mystery that must be solved if the human race is to avoid immediate extinction. Harry Enfield stars as Douglas Adams's much-loved psychic sleuth, with Billy Boyd (The lord of the rings), Andrew Sachs (Fawlty Towers), Jim Carter (The golden compass) and Olivia Colman (Peepshow)
Stone of Destiny La pierre du destiny by Ian R Hamilton( visu )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
"The incredible true story of four Scottish students who, despite having little money and even less experience, attempted an audacious plan: break into Westminster Abbey in the wee hours of Christmas morning and "liberate" that most powerful symbol of Scotland's nationhood-- the Stone of Destiny."--Container
The Lord of the rings the motion picture trilogy ( visu )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
"The Return of the King: The final battle for Middle-earth begins. Frodo and Sam, led by Gollum, continue their dangerous mission toward the fires of Mount Doom in order to destroy the One Ring. Aragorn struggles to fulfill his legacy as he leads his outnumbered followers against the growing power of the Dark Lord Sauron, so that the Ring-bearer may complete his quest."--Amazon.com
The lord of the rings the motion picture trilogy ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Follows the journey of Frodo Baggins and his companions as they head towards Mount Doom in the quest to finally destroy the one ring
The lord of the rings : the motion picture trilogy : piano/vocal by Howard Shore( score )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Dirk Gently the long dark tea-time of the soul by Douglas Adams( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Dirk Gently has fallen on hard times and dresses as a gypsy woman, using his irritatingly accurate clairvoyant powers to read palms. He is saved when a frantic client turns up with a ludicrous story about being stalked by a goblin waving a contract accompanied by a hairy, green-eyed, scythe-wielding monster. When Detective Superintendent Gilks decides a headless body found in a sealed room is the result of a particularly irritating suicide, Dirk is plunged into a mystery where the interconnectedness of all things is tested to the limit
Glenn the flying robot ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Henry and Jack are two famous, talented pianists: they are rivals and try to outdo each other in the various music events where they regularly compete. They have known each other since their days at the music academy. They met Lana there and Jack had an affair with her then. This friendship deteriorated along the years and Lana left Jack for Henry. Lana slowly realizes that the only thing Henry cares about is his job, she leaves him and finds refuge with Jack who finds a way to get back at Henry
The lord of the rings 3-film collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Follows the journey of Frodo Baggins and his companions as they travel through Middle Earth towards Mount Doom in the quest to finally destroy the one ring
Stone of destiny reclaiming the mythical relic ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
The story of Ian Hamilton, a dedicated nationalist who reignited Scottish national pride in the 1950s with his daring raid on the heart of England to bring the Stone of Scone back to Scotland
 
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Boyd, William, 1968-
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English (220)
Spanish (3)
German (3)
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