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Copley, Peter 1915-2008

Overview
Works: 44 works in 84 publications in 1 language and 2,826 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Detective and mystery television programs  Historical television programs  Television adaptations  Television programs  Film adaptations  Television crime shows  War films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PR6031.A49, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Peter Copley
Publications by Peter Copley
Publications by Peter Copley, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Peter Copley
The sanctuary sparrow ( visu )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 409 libraries worldwide
A young minstrel is suspected of murdering the town goldsmith and takes sanctuary at Cadfael's abbey
Cadfael ( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 391 libraries worldwide
Cadfael is called upon to bury soldiers executed after an army uprising, but he finds an extra dead man among the casualties
Cadfael by Ellis Peters( visu )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 375 libraries worldwide
Brother Cadfael investigates the disappearance of Baron Huon de Domville who mysteriously rides off alone into the night on the eve of his wedding and is never seen alive again
Cadfael ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 365 libraries worldwide
Brother Cadfael investigates the murder of a wealthy landowner, who has disinherited his stepson and is poisoned by food prepared by the Abbey. Cadfael discovers that the man's widow is his own childhood sweetheart
The sanctuary sparrow by Ellis Peters( visu )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 229 libraries worldwide
A young minstrel is suspected of murdering the town goldsmith and takes sanctuary at Cadfael's abbey
One corpse too many ( visu )
4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
Brother Cadfael finds himself caught in the crossfires of the civil war between King Stephen and the Empress Maud, and when he's called upon to bury 94 rebel soldiers and finds one corpse too many, it sets him on a murder trail
Monk's hood ( visu )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
A wealthy landowner is poisoned while staying at the abbey, and when Brother Cadfael is called upon to identify the poison, he is shocked to discover the victim's wife is his own childhood sweetheart
The Cadfael collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
Brother Cadfael is a monk, with a difference, who lives at Shrewsberry abbey. Given a choice, he would rather enjoy being a simple gardener and herbalist for his home. However, events seem to force him to use his other talent as a master detective in response to mysterious crimes happening in and around his community. While he investigates these crimes, he often finds himself at odds with the contemporary attitudes of the times
Cadfael : the complete collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Cadfael, a Benedictine monk at an abbey in Middle Ages Shrewsbury, solves crimes and murders
King & country by Joseph Losey( visu )
4 editions published between 1964 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 116 libraries worldwide
Private Hamp is a volunteer at the outbreak of the First World War, and the soul survivor of his company, decides one day to "go for a walk." Picked up by the military police, he is sent back to his unit to face court-martial for desertion. An arrogant officer reluctantly accepts the assignment to defend him. During testimony, the officer begins to feel sympathy for the obviously sincere but shell-shocked Hamp. For the first time in his military career, the officer begins to question the army's methods and attitudes toward its men
Quatermass and the pit ( visu )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
London workers unearth a cluster of prehistoric bones, which leads to further discovery of a strange missile, locust, and demon-like creatures
Cadfael ( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Actor Derek Jacobi stars as Brother Cadfael, a former soldier, sailor and crusader who is now set on a path to God solving the country's most baffling murders and crimes of royal intrigue. Based on the novels by Ellis Peters, this series recreates life in 12th Century England
Peer Gynt ( visu )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
In this verse play Ibsen brings to life the adventures and sorrows of a legendary Norwegian folk hero who travels the world in search of fame and glory, but must return home to find the redemption that only love can offer. By sympathetically portraying a lovable rogue with little or no moral compass, Ibsen helped establish his reputation as the father of modern drama
Cadfael ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Brother Cadfael is the crime-solving monk who brings justice to 12th century Shrewsbury. Four volume set includes: Leper of St. Giles, Monk's Hood, One Corpse Too Many and Sanctuary Sparrow
Cadfael ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Actor Derek Jacobi stars as Brother Cadfael, a former soldier, sailor and crusader who is now set on a path to God solving the country's most baffling murders and crimes of royal intrigue. Based on the novels by Ellis Peters, this series recreates life in 12th Century England
Cadfael ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Actor Derek Jacobi stars as Brother Cadfael, a former soldier, sailor and crusader who is now set on a path to God solving the country's most baffling murders and crimes of royal intrigue. Based on the novels by Ellis Peters, this series recreates life in 12th Century England
Cadfael ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Cadfael investigates the disappearance of an old baron on the eve of his wedding to a beautiful wealthy orphan
Brother Cadfael by Ellis Peters( visu )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The cruel and powerful Baron Huon de Domville is murdered on the eve of his wedding to a beautiful young woman
Pyramids of Mars ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
The Doctor and Sarah are diverted back to 1911, where they encounter one Marcus Scarman, a professsor possessed by an ancient Egyptian god of darkness. Helped by robot mummies, Scarman intends to release his master, "the bringer of death to all mankind."--Summary adaptaed from container
The complete Cadfael collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Cadfael, a Benedictine monk at an abbey in Middle Ages Shrewsbury, solves crimes and murders
 
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Alternative Names
Peter Copley acteur britannique
Peter Copley britischer Schauspieler
Peter Copley British actor
Peter Copley britisk skodespelar
Peter Copley britisk skuespiller
Peter Copley Brits acteur (1915-2008)
Peter Copley brittisk skådespelare
Питер Копли
ピーター・コプレー
Languages
English (52)
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