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Copley, Peter 1915-2008

Overview
Works: 35 works in 74 publications in 1 language and 2,882 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Detective and mystery television programs  Historical television programs  Fiction  Television programs  Bibliography  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, 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 630 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 )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 403 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 372 libraries worldwide
A great wedding is to take place at the Abbey of Screwsbury: the powerful Baron Huon de Domville and the young and beautiful Iveta De Massard are to marry. When the Baron disappears the night before the wedding, Cadfael sets out to investigate
Cadfael ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 368 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
The Cadfael collection ( visu )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 284 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
Monk's hood ( visu )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 247 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 )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 243 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
King & country by Joseph Losey( visu )
3 editions published between 1964 and 2000 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
"A tough, no-nonsense British Army lawyer is assigned to defend a lowly private at his court martial. The private has been arrested for desertion during battle. The lawyer, Captain Hargreaves, is convinced the young man should fry. However, as the trial progresses and the strain of three horrible years endured at the Allied front is revealed, the more he is compelled to spare the youth from a firing squad"--Container
Cadfael by Graham Theakston( visu )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 71 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
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
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
Victim by Basil Dearden( visu )
3 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in English and held by 14 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
Brother Cadfael II ( visu )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Cadfael, a Benedictine monk at an abbey in Middle Ages Shrewsbury, solves crimes and murders
Cadfael ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Cadfael investigates the disappearance of an old baron on the eve of his wedding to a beautiful wealthy orphan
Brother Cadfael ( 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 professor who's possessed by an ancient Egyptian god of darkness
Cadfael ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 4 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 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 4 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 above suspicion as he hunts for the murderer
Cadfael ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 4 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
 
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Alternative Names
Peter Copley britischer Schauspieler
Peter Copley British actor
Peter Copley britisk skodespelar
Peter Copley britisk skuespiller
Peter Copley brittisk skådespelare
Languages
English (53)
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