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Sharp, Don 1922-2011

Overview
Works: 139 works in 243 publications in 3 languages and 2,119 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Interviews  Film adaptations  Domestic fiction  Made-for-TV movies  Television adaptations  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Singer, Scenarist, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4572
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Publications about Don Sharp
Publications by Don Sharp
Publications by Don Sharp, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Don Sharp
Barbara Taylor Bradford's a woman of substance ( visu )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 273 libraries worldwide
The story of Emma Harte, a bright and ambitious servant girl who overcomes her impoverished Yorkshire beginnings in her quest to become an international retailing magnate and one of the richest women in the world comes full circle when Emma's granddaughter must struggle against powerful enemies to keep the family's retail empire from collapsing
Barbara Taylor Bradford's hold the dream ( visu )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
Sequel to the miniseries A Woman of Substance continues the saga of Emma Harte, who rose from servant girl to head of an international retail dynasty. At 80, Emma passes control of the Harte-McGill empire to her beloved granddaughter Paula. Set in opulent English country houses, New York penthouses and high-powered boardrooms on both sides of the Atlantic, Hold the Dream has the glamour and passion of a Woman of Substance while telling a thoroughly modern story
Act of will by Barbara Taylor Bradford( visu )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 173 libraries worldwide
The daughter of a fashion designer rebels against her mother's glamorous lifestyle
The four feathers by Zoltan Korda( visu )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
As England teeters on the brink of war with Egypt, Harry, a handsome, young lieutenant, resigns his commission. Then four telegrams arrive, one for Harry and the others for his three closest fellow-officers. Harry destroys the messages, and in turn his friends send him three feathers representing his cowardice and they sever all ties with him. Desperate to regain respect, he travels secretly to the Sudan and with blind fury he saves each of his three friends from grisly deaths
Hold the dream by Barbara Taylor Bradford( visu )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
Paula Fairley mirrors the image of her grandmother, the family matriarch, but begins to lose control of her life. Her life and marriage begin to crumble, and a man who offers a different kind of fulfillment appears. Continues the story, "Woman of Substance."
The Hammer horror series ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Paranoiac: "Simon is a psychotic man who is driving his sister, Eleanor, insane, so that he can inherit the estate of their dead parents. But when a mysterious man, who claims to be a long-lost relative, saves Eleanor from committing suicide, Simon's plans are thwarted. Simon vows to get revenge on the impostor and take care of his sister in the process."
The curse of the fly ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
After escaping from a mental institution, Patricia Stanley is rescued by scientist Martin Delambre, the grandson of the doomed teleportation experimenter Andre Delambre. The two fall in love and marry, but Patricia quickly realizes her new husband's science experiments are as horrific as his family's past. As she investigates further, Patricia learns the unnerving secrets of the Delambre family and has to find a way to escape them before she becomed the next human-fly hybrid. The third film in the Fly trilogy
Tears in the rain ( visu )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Casey Cantrell, a young American, travels to London to deliver her mother's death-bed letter to Lord Richard Bredon. In the lush English countryside, Casey is pursued by two men, Michael Bredon, heir to the Bredon fortune, and his wealthy friend Hamdan al Dubai. As the story unfolds, Casey uncovers a bizarre and shocking discovery
The fly collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
The fly collection disc of horrors: Delve further into the creepy underbellies of "The fly," "The return of the fly" and "The curse of the fly." Filled with tantalizing bits of information about the creation of the Fly's mutant monster mythos, including the award-winning 1957 novella by George Lagerlaan, a featurette about the tower of talent known as Vincent Price. This compendium of Fly features is an invaluable way to alight on the subject
A woman of substance by Barbara Taylor Bradford( visu )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 74 libraries worldwide
The story of Emma Harte, a bright and ambitious servant girl who overcomes her impoverished Yorkshire beginnings in her quest to become an international retailing magnate and one of the richest women in the world
The British TV Victorian collection four period drama classics ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
The Cater Street hangman: Murder, class and forbidden love become entwined amid the sophistication of Victorian London. Lady Audley's secret: Lucy Graham's scandalous past threatens to catch up with her when her husband's nephew begins to nurse suspicions about her. Poldark: The Poldark family struggles to keep its mine alive as impetuous daughter Clowance falls in love with a mysterious stranger. The four feathers: Lieutenant Harry Feversham dishonors himself, his regiment and his fiancée, and must commit four acts of heroism to redeem himself
Rasputin the mad monk ( visu )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 52 libraries worldwide
A wild-eyed peasant monk ingratiates himself to the ruling royal family of Russia and uses his evil charm and powers to become increasingly manipulative and violent
The British TV Victorian collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
A story of the cowardice-turned-courage of a young British officer who initially refuses to join his unit on a mission to quash a revolt in Sudan, but then joins the mission as an undercover agent behind enemy lines
Psychomania ( visu )
9 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
A pack with the Devil brings a British motorcycle gang back from the grave
The Kiss of the vampire ( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Lost on the way to their honeymoon, a young couple stumbles upon a mysterious family of vampires and their unspeakably evil leader
The Thirty-nine steps by Don Sharp( visu )
6 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 29 libraries worldwide
A tale of an innocent man who is believed to be a member of a spy ring. Based on spy thriller by John Buchan
Icons of adventure ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
The devil-ship pirates:"A pirate ship, fighting in 1588 on the side of the Spanish Armada, suffers damage and must put into a village on the British coast for repairs. The village is small and isolated and the Spanish convince the villagers that the English fleet has been defeated and that they, the Spanish, are now their masters."--IMDB.com
The face of Fu Manchu ( visu )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Fu Manchu, the crimelord who knows the hidden powers of the mind is dead. Non less it seems like that Fu Manchu is still doing a lot of evil
Bear Island ( visu )
4 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Buried under miles of Arctic snow and years of purposeful neglect, U-boat 935 and her sensitive contents lie intact in a sealed-off underwater cave. But when a scientific expedition is mounted to find her, U-boat 935 becomes the object of a deadly game of espionage and international intrigue
The Devil rides out [ ; and] Rasputin, the mad monk ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
The Devil rides out: A group of Satanists invokes the powers of darkness for personal gain, risking their souls to do so. All those involved become increasingly ensnared by the malevolent presence they have summoned. The Duc de Richleau enters the fray on the side of good to take the battle to the Devil himself. Rasputin the mad monk: The mad and seductive Rasputin's rise to power and eventual assassination are depicted in an attempt to explain his extraordinary power and influence
 
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Alternative Names
Sharp, Don.
Sharp, Donald
Sharp, Donald 1921–2011
Sharp, Donald 1922-2011
Sharp, Donald Herman.
Sharp, Donald Herman, 1922-2011
Languages
English (77)
Spanish (4)
Catalan (1)
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