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Sallis, Peter

Overview
Works: 201 works in 373 publications in 1 language and 14,571 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Fiction  Film adaptations  Biography  Animated television programs  Television programs  Television comedies  Film and video adaptations  Short films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997.5, 791.4372
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Publications about Peter Sallis
Publications by Peter Sallis
Most widely held works about Peter Sallis
 
Most widely held works by Peter Sallis
The curse of the were-rabbit ( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 1,301 libraries worldwide
'Vege-mania' is sweeping Wallace and Gromit's neighborhood, so the two enterprising chums are cashing in with their company, "Anti-Pesto." Business is booming, and only days remain before the annual Giant Vegetable Competition. Suddenly, a huge, mysterious, veg-ravaging "beast" begins attacking the town's vegetable plots at night, and the competition hostess, Lady Companula Tottington, commissions Anti-Pesto to catch it and save the day
Wallace & Gromit by Steve Box( visu )
14 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,018 libraries worldwide
It's 'veggie-mania' in Wallace and Gromit's neighborhood. The two enterprising friends are cashing in with their humane pest-control outfit, "Anti-Pesto." With only days to go before the annual Giant Vegetable Competition they find that their business is booming. They come to find out that running a "humane" pest control outfit can have its drawbacks. Suddenly, a large and mysterious veg-ravaging "beast" begins attacking the town's sacred vegetable plots at night. The competition hostess, Lady Tottington, commissions Anti-Pesto to catch the beast and save the day. But Victor Quartermaine would rather shoot the beast and secure the position of local hero - not to mention Lady Tottingon's hand in marriage
A matter of loaf and death by Nick Park( visu )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 882 libraries worldwide
Home use only
Wallace & Gromit in three amazing adventures ( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 826 libraries worldwide
Hilarious antics of Wallace, the eccentric inventor, and Gromit, his dog
Wallace & Gromit a close shave by Nick Park( visu )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 772 libraries worldwide
A wave of sheep rustling sweeps the countryside, but Wallace and Gromit are too busy with their new window washing service to notice even the lamb that's consuming their home a mouthful at a time. It's going to take a daring jailbreak, the help of a whole flock of sheep, and a wild and wooly chase before Wallace and Gromit can unravel the mystery behind this incredible yarn
The wind in the willows by Kenneth Grahame( visu )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 739 libraries worldwide
Three short animated stories based on the characters of The Wind in the willows in which Mole, Ratty, Toad and Badger pursue some of their favourite summer occupations
The incredible adventures of Wallace & Gromit by Nick Park( visu )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 662 libraries worldwide
The wrong trousers: When a sinister new lodger arrives in West Wallaby Street, Gromit is left out in the cold. The conniving penguin plans a daring diamond robbery using Wallace's Techno-Trousers and only Gromit can stop him!
Wallace & Gromit's world of invention ( visu )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 617 libraries worldwide
The complete six part series featuring amazing contraptions from around the world. Wallace and Gromit take an enthusiastic look at some real-life cracking contraptions, from gadgets that help around the home to the mind-boggling world of space travel and much more in between. From their self-built television studio, Wallace introduces films of inventors from around the world, and unveils some of his very own creations
The Wrong trousers by Nick Park( visu )
22 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 550 libraries worldwide
Wallace is perfecting his latest invention--techno-trousers, mechanical pants that can walk and climb walls by themselves--when the mysterious Penguin rents a room in his house. Only Gromit the dog can save Wallace from a plot to use the pants in a diamond heist
Wallace & Gromit ( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 407 libraries worldwide
On a quest for his favorite snack, Wallace takes Gromit on an out-of-this-world adventure in his homemade space rocket to discover if the moon really is made of cheese. Then, Wallace takes in a mysterious lodger, but Gromit's suspicions are aroused when the new arrival starts to show a sinister interest in his master's Techno-Trousers. Last, Wallace and Gromit set up a window-cleaning business, only to find themselves ensnared in a deadly mystery involving sheep rustling, a malevolent guard dog and true love
The Henrik Ibsen collection ( visu )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 398 libraries worldwide
This collection includes adaptations of Henrik Ibsen's work and features performances from lauded actors such as Anthony Hopkins and Charles Dance
The wind in the willows ( visu )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 372 libraries worldwide
All 13 episodes of the further adventures of Toad and company deliver timeless pleasures with the magic and splendor of Kenneth Grahame's classic book
Wallace & Gromit ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
"Hang on for an out-of-this-world ride as Wallace's mad craving for cheese leads to a space rocket adventure in A Grand Day Out. In The Wrong Trousers, Gromit smells something fishy after a penguin moves in and plots to make off with Wallace's Techno-Trousers. Then it's time for A Close Shave as Wallace and Gromit get wrapped up in a sheep-rustling scheme. Finally, trouble rises after Wallace and Gromit start a bread-making business and are ensnared in a murder mystery that becomes ... A Matter of Loaf and Death!"--Container
Last of the summer wine ( visu )
20 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and held by 311 libraries worldwide
Three elderly delinquents are outstanding examples of the positive benefits of being out of work: they are free to wander and talk together for the first time since their school days, drifting among the gainfully employed world of a small Yorkshire town
A grand day out ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 269 libraries worldwide
The adventures of Wallace and Gromit, an inventor and his dog, as they build a spaceship and travel to the moon in search of cheese
The wind in the willows ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 268 libraries worldwide
Contains 13 spellbinding episodes in which Mole, Rat, Badger, and Toad remain steadfast in their search for life's simple pleasures, while those rascally weasels continue with their meddling shenanigans
A grand day out by Nick Park( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
Wallace likes a nice bit of cheese with his crackers, so when the eccentric inventor finds his fridge empty and the local shop shut for a bank holiday, he is forced to look further afield for his cheddar. His faithful dog Gromit pricks up his ears in excitement, as the two plasticine heroes blast off, in their home made rocket, on a trip to the moon in search of cheese. Suggested audience: primary, intermediate, general
The moonstone by Wilkie Collins( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
A priceless jewel disappears sending the women who inherited it, into turmoil. In a twisted plot that unfolds, the solution requires the service of a London detective
Last of the summer wine Vintage 1995 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Three old men from Yorkshire who have never grown up face the trials of their fellow town citizens and everyday life and stay young by reminiscing about the days of their youth and attempting feats not common to the elderly
The war of the worlds by H. G Wells( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
When a Martian spacecraft lands on Woking Common, mankind is terrorized by aliens in tall, armored capsules which stalk the countryside on three legs. The machines wreak havoc on London and the Southern Counties, and survivors are driven underground. Scientist John Nicholson tells how he was plunged into a paralyzing nightmare of stark terror, savage madness and utter destruction
 
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Alternative Names
Sallis, Pete 1921-
Languages
English (133)
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