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Ravenscroft, Christopher

Overview
Works: 74 works in 191 publications in 1 language and 3,225 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Fiction  Television plays  Comedy films  Made-for-TV movies  Televised plays  Detective and mystery television programs  Poetry 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PR2837.A23, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Christopher Ravenscroft
Publications by Christopher Ravenscroft
Most widely held works by Christopher Ravenscroft
Twelfth night, or, What you will by William Shakespeare( visu )
24 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 1,266 libraries worldwide
Dramatization of Shakespeare's comedy where order is restored, evil punished, and all who deserve it, live happily ever after
The Ruth Rendell mysteries ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 321 libraries worldwide
Going wrong: As wild teenagers, Guy Curran and Leonora Chisholm believed that they were soulmates. When they meet again eight years later, Guy aims to reclaim her, no matter who stands in his way
The Ruth Rendell mysteries ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 239 libraries worldwide
Inspector Wexford delves into two harrowing murder cases. Simisola: a haunting case of multiple murder and racism. Road rage: a deadly tale of eco-terrorism, out-of-control anger, and kidnapping
The Aeneid by Virgil( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 192 libraries worldwide
An epic of Rome that is filled with mythology, history, and archaeology. It describes Aeneas' adventures at sea following the capture of Troy by the Greeks during the Trojan War
Harm done by Ruth Rendell( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
Chief Inspector Wexford is charged with solving the mysterious disappearances of two girls, protecting a pedophile, and catching a killer
Simisola : road rage ( visu )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
When Melanie Akande, daughter of Inspector Wexford's Nigerian-born physician, goes missing, the family brace themselves for a case of abduction-- maybe murder. Melanie had an appointment to see Annette Bystock the day she disappeared, and Annette is found strangled to death in her apartment. During the hunt for Annette's killers, the body of a young black girl is found buried in the Sussex countryside. Wexford must battle through the prejudices of color, age and social class to discover the shocking truth
Kissing the gunner's daughter by Ruth Rendell( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
A brutal mass murder seems at first to be a burglary gone wrong, but Chief Inspector Wexford sees a connection to the killing of a police officer
Road rage by Ruth Rendell( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
In Britain, Chief Inspector Wexford hunts for eco- terrorists who abducted five people, including his wife. They threaten to kill them unless the government halts the construction of a highway through scenic countryside
The Ruth Rendell mysteries ( visu )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
A massive gathering of angry protesters has taken up residence in Framhurst Great Wood just outside of Kingsmarkham. At stake is the life of the woodland itself. A highway planned to cut through its center will destroy its pristine beauty forever. It is clear that the countryside is doomed to disappear. But so, it seems, are some of the citizens of Kingsmarkham
The Ruth Rendell mysteries ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
When Melanie Akande, daughter of Inspector Wexford's Nigerian-born physician, goes missing, the family brace themselves for a case of abduction-- maybe murder. Melanie had an appointment to see Annette Bystock the day she disappeared, and Annette is found strangled to death in her apartment. Is there a connection?
The Ruth Rendell mysteries ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Harm Done: Detective chief Inspector Wexford faces growing public unrest over the release of a pedophile, an odd series of abductions, and the disappearance of a wealthy couple's daughter from her bedroom
Simisola by Ruth Rendell( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
When Melanie Akande, daughter of Inspector Wexford's Nigerian-born GP, goes missing the family brace themselves for a case of abduction - maybe murder. The one clue seems to be held by Annette Bystock who works at the Kingsmarkham ESJ - or did, until her murder. During the hunt for Annette's killers, the body of a young black girl is found, buried deep in the peaceful, Sussex countryside. The whiff of deceit lingers around key witnesses like the lovely Ingrid Pamber and aspiring politician Anouk Khoori. Wexford must battle through the prejudices of colour, age and social class to discover the shocking truth
A guilty thing surprised by Ruth Rendell( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
The Nightingales were a happy couple with few problems or worries in their twilight years. The sudden and mysterious murder of Mrs. Nightingale, however, leads Chief Inspector Wexford deep into their mysterious and hidden lifestyles
Pericles, Prince of Tyre by William Shakespeare( visu )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
The Prince of Tyre is pursued by the vengeance of King Antiochus because he discovered the monarch's incestuous relationship with his daughter. Fleeing from place to place, Pericles is shipwrecked, courts, and marries Thaisa. Their child, Marina, raised by friends when Thaisa is believed to have died, is kidnapped by pirates and sold into a brothel before Thaisa is discovered alive and the family is joyfully reunited
The Thames Shakespeare collection double feature : Twelfth night ; Romeo & Juliet ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Twelfth night: A popular and enduring comedy revolving around unrequited love and mistaken identity; Romeo & Juliet: A moving interpretation of Shakespeare's ageless tale of family feuds, star-crossed lovers, and tragedy
End in tears by Ruth Rendell( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
A lump of concrete dropped deliberately from a little stone bridge over a relatively unfrequented road kills the wrong person. The driver behind is spared. But only for a while ... One particular member of the local press is gunning for the Chief Inspector, distinctly unimpressed with what he regards as old-fashioned police methods. But Wexford, with his old friend and partner, Mike Burden, along with two new recruits to the Kingsmarkham team, pursue their inquiries with a diligence and humanity that make Ruth Rendell's detective stories enthralling, exciting and very touching.--From publisher's description
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Classic drama of revenge of the death of Hamlet's father
The Ruth Rendell mysteries ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Inspectors Wexford and Burden investigates the disappearance of a physician's twenty-two year-old daughter and the murder of a German tourist
From Doon with death by Ruth Rendell( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Na de moord op een vrouw stuit inspecteur Wexford op een vreemd spoor: een oude poëziebloemlezing en een vergeelde foto
 
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Alternative Names
Christopher Ravenscroft acteur britannique
Christopher Ravenscroft actor británico
Кристофер Рейвенскрофт
כריסטופר רייבנסקרופט שחקן אנגלי
Languages
English (112)
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