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Copley, Peter 1915-2008

Overview
Works: 59 works in 110 publications in 2 languages and 3,084 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Detective and mystery television programs  Dictionaries  Film adaptations  Fiction  Bibliography 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1995.9.D4, 791.4572
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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
Cadfael ( visu )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 645 libraries worldwide
Cadfael is called upon to bury 94 rebel soldiers. The ceremony is disrupted when Cadfael finds one corpse too many, and no one is avove suspicion as he hunts for the murderer
The sanctuary sparrow ( visu )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 402 libraries worldwide
Suspected of robbing the town goldsmith, a young juggler seeks refuge at the abbey where Brother Cadfael is given the job of keeping an eye him while the authorities investigate. But things become more complicated when the goldsmith's neighbor is found floating dead in the river
Cadfael by Ellis Peters( visu )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 377 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 369 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
Monk's hood ( visu )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 259 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 sanctuary sparrow by Ellis Peters( visu )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 257 libraries worldwide
A young minstrel is suspected of murdering the town goldsmith and takes sanctuary at Cadfael's abbey
The Cadfael collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 166 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
Brother Cadfael II by Ellis Peters( visu )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
Cadfael, a Benedictine monk at an abbey in Middle Ages Shrewsbury, solves crimes and murders
King & country by Joseph Losey( visu )
3 editions published between 1964 and 2000 in English and held by 112 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
Cadfael by Graham Theakston( visu )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 71 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
Dinghies: a complete guide to sailing and racing by Peter Copley( Book )
3 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Quatermass and the pit ( visu )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Prehistoric skulls are unearthed during London Underground excavation, and a weird and deadly force makes itself felt [c.f. Halliwell's film and video guide]
Peer Gynt ( visu )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 28 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
A glossary of modern sailing terms by John Rousmaniere( Book )
4 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Dinghy racing by Peter Copley( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Sailing by Peter Copley( Book )
2 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in French and English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Victim by Basil Dearden( visu )
3 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
A highly respected, but closeted barrister, Melville Farr, risks his marriage and reputation to take on an elusive blackmail ring terrorizing gay men with the threat of public exposure and police action
Cadfael ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 12 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
Dingy racing by Peter Copley( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Come sailing by Peter Copley( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
 
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English (58)
French (1)
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