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Vance, Dennis 1924-1983

Overview
Works: 20 works in 30 publications in 1 language and 458 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Detective and mystery television programs  Television series  Television adaptations  Television crime shows  Audio adaptations  Radio plays  Juvenile works 
Roles: Director, Performer, Author
Classifications: PR2808, 822.33
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Publications about Dennis Vance
Publications by Dennis Vance
Publications by Dennis Vance, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Dennis Vance
 
Most widely held works by Dennis Vance
The rivals of Sherlock Holmes ( visu )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
Crime abounded in late Victorian and Edwardian times--from the streets of London to the country houses of nobility; from the royal apartments of Vienna to the hotel rooms of quiet Copenhagen. Sherlock Holmes took on many of the era's crooks, killers, blackmailers, and schemers, but so did the fictional sleuths of other celebrated writers of the time. (from container.)
Van der Valk mysteries ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Detective Piet van der Valk spends his time in the darkest places of Amsterdam, far from the tourist spots, where he is the happiest taking on the seedy drug dealers and criminals
Van der Valk mysteries ( visu )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Follows a jaded Dutch detective as he solves crimes in the dark dens of Old Amsterdam. Includes seven episodes and biographies
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
As a triumphal parade celebrates Julius Caesar and his defeat of the Roman general Pompey, Cassius schemes with Brutus to bring an end to Caesar before he becomes king and destroys the republic. Meanwhile, a soothsayer warns Caesar to "beware the Ides of March".--Container
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Fairy creatures meddle with varying results in the lives of humans wandering in the woods.--
The rivals of Sherlock Holmes ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Crime abounded in late Victorian and Edwardian times--from the streets of London to the country houses of nobility; from the royal apartments of Vienna to the hotel rooms of quiet Copenhagen. Sherlock Holmes took on many of the era's crooks, killers, blackmailers, and schemers, but so did the fictional sleuths of other celebrated writers of the time. (from container.)
The Scarlet Pimpernel ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
"Sir Percy Blakeney leads a dangerous double life. A dandy English diplomat by day, at night he emerges as the Scarlet Pimpernel, the daring and elusive hero fighting the forces of Robespierre to save innocent necks from the deadly blade of the guillotine"--Container
Armchair Theatre ( visu )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
"This set comprises twelve plays taken from the series' first incarnation, produced by ABC and broadcast in the 1950s and '60s. An astonishing roll-call of writers includes J.B. Priestley, Harold Pinter, James Mitchell, Fay Weldon and Alun Owen; Patrick McGoohan, Stanley Baker, Billie Whitelaw, Colin Blakely, Judy Cornwell and Hugh Griffith are among the celebrated and accomplished actors appearing in groundbreaking dramas ranging from the playful to the poignant"--Container
Van der Valk : The complete series ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"A huge success for Thames Television, Barry Foster stars as Van der Valk - the no-nonsense Dutch detective who delighted audiences for three decades on ITV. As head of Amsterdam CID he is aided by the young CID Inspector Johnny Kroon (Michael Latimer) as they work their way through murders, blackmail, missing persons and the more tricky cases that come the way of the Dutch police. Supported by his wife Arlette (Susan Travers/Joanna Dunham/Meg Davies) and Hoofd-Commisaris Samson (Nigel Stock/Barry Hines), it's no wonder that this entertaining and absorbing drama series topped the ratings and is well-remembered to this day. Created by Nicolas Freeling, and with an unprecedented level of co-operation from the Dutch authorities and police, Van der Valk offered the viewing public a different twist on the standard detective format"--Container
Armchair theatre ( visu )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
This set comprises twelve plays, originally screened between 1958 and 1966. Featuring performances by some of the era's most celebrated and accomplished actors - including Susannah York, Frank Finlay, Ian Holm, Irene Handl, Donald Pleasence, Terry-Thomas, Patrick Macnee, Arthur Lowe and John Le Mesurier
The anatomist ( visu )
2 editions published between 1961 and 2005 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
A surgeon employs two students to steal corpses to use for his experiments. Unfortunately the students aren't very good at pilfering cadavers and resort to murder instead
Van der Walk ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Detective Piet van der Valk spends his time in the darkest places of Amsterdam, far from the tourist spots, where he is the happiest taking on the seedy drug dealers and criminals
The merchant of Venice Vol. 4 by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
King Henry IV, part 1 by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1961 in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
Intermedia spaces ( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
King Henry IV, part 2 by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1961 in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
Sculptured environments by Dennis Vance( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The tempest by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The adventures of Prospero and Miranda after they are set adrift and wind up on an enchanted island
Special issue dedicated to Henk van den Bosch ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Dennis Vance British television director
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Languages
English (28)
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