WorldCat Identities

Battersby, Roy

Overview
Works: 78 works in 166 publications in 1 language and 2,914 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Television programs  Television series  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  History  Television cop shows  Romance fiction  Melodrama 
Roles: Director, Author, tld
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Roy Battersby
 
Most widely held works by Roy Battersby
A touch of frost by David Jason( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of Britain's most successful detective series starring award-winning actor David Jason as Detective Inspector Jack Frost, a policeman with a knack for attracting trouble
A touch of Frost by R. D Wingfield( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He doesn't play by the rules. David Jason stars as unconventional policeman Detective Inspector Jack Frost, whose arrogance and indifference to orthodox police procedures masks a keen sense of observation and a dedication to solving crime. Based on the books by R.D. Wingfield, each feature length episode shows Frost unravelling complex cases with his social touch of sharp instinct, dogged determination and compassion
A touch of Frost by David Jason( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Jack Frost is called to investigate when a couple return from holiday to find the body of a complete stranger in their bed. He also becomes involved in a murder inquiry and uncovers a crime ring involved in the importing of endangered species and illegal animal goods
The moth by Catherine Cookson( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Talented carpenter Robert Bradley leaves the Jarrow shipyards in 1913 for a better life in the country and a job in his uncle's furniture business. But he soon finds himself at odds with his God-fearing uncle, and his cousin Carrie is a teenage time bomb waiting to explode. For solace, he escapes to the grounds of a dilapidated country estate, where he meets the ethereal Millie Thorman, known locally as "The Moth""--Container
Inspector Morse, the infernal serpent collection set( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse and his partner solve mysteries and bring murderers to justice
Cracker( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this PBS Mystery series a criminal psychologist battles his own personal problems while trying to solve murder cases
The black candle by Catherine Cookson( Visual )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nineteenth century businesswoman seeks to prove her factory manager innocent of murder
Inspector Morse( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romance threatens the well-ordered life of Inspector Morse when he is attracted to a female cleric whilst investigating the suspicious death of a young woman deacon. A strong candidate to become the first female chaplain of St. Saviour's College in Oxford, the victim had a vociferous group of supporters. But could the strong feelings surrounding the campaign have developed into murder?
Inspector Morse( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his condierable intellect and passion for the truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford. (Second time around) The murder of a retired police commissioner and the theft of a chapter of his memoirs seem linked to a child's killing eighteen years earlier. (Fat chance) Morse is attracted to a female cleric while investigating the suspicious death of a woman deacon, a strong candidate to become the first female chaplain of St. Saviour's College. (Who killed Harry Field?) Harry Field was an artist, a raconteur, a drinker, and not averse to forging the odd painting. His mysterious death leads Morse to discover that perhaps Harry was not the loveable rogue he appeared to be
Catherine Cookson's the black candle by Catherine Cookson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nineteenth century businesswoman seeks to prove her factory manager innocent of murder
The Catherine Cookson collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The wingless bird": On the brink of World War I, three very different families are linked by a shopkeeper's daughter who is determined to make a better life for herself. "The moth": In 1913, a talented carpenter leaves the Jarrow shipyards to work in a small village where an encounter with an ethereal girl-child changes his life. "The rag nymph": In an impulsive act of charity, a rag and bone lady in the slums of Victorian Newcastle takes in the 10-year-old daughter of a prostitute. "The fifteen streets": A rugged Tyneside dockworker and the daughter of a wealthy local shipbuilder fall in love and try to bridge the social gulf that divides them
Red mercury( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A London restaurant has been taken under siege by three members of a terror cell threatening the destruction of the city. A battle of wits and wills ensues between the police, the hostages, and the three young men prepared to die for their cause
Catherine Cookson's The moth by Catherine Cookson( Visual )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two love stories set in 19th century England
A touch of Frost( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Widows and orphans: Frost investigates two serial criminals preying on senior women, a burglar and a serial killer while working with a beautiful new partner
A touch of Frost( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quarry: Two animal rights activists are murdered following a protest of a fox hunt
Brotherly love( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fitz is called in when the brutal murder of a prostitute leads to the arrest of a father of four
A touch of Frost by David Jason( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He doesn't play by the rules. David Jason stars as unconventional policeman Detective Inspector Jack Frost, whose arrogance and indifference to orthodox police procedures masks a keen sense of observation and a dedication to solving crime. Based on the books by R.D. Wingfield, each feature length episode shows Frost unravelling complex cases with his social touch of sharp instinct, dogged determination and compassion
The black velvet gown by Catherine Cookson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Black Velvet Gown: A mother and daughter defy English society of the 1840's and seek to overcome commonly held prejudices
Cracker( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A death in the family reunites Fitz with his estranged brother Danny, and pulls him- fighting all the way - back into the arms of the Catholic Church as they prepare for a funeral
Fat chance( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romance threatens the well-ordered life of Inspector Morse when he is attracted to a female cleric whilst investigating the suspicious death of a young woman deacon. A strong candidate to become the first female chaplain of St. Saviour's College in Oxford, the victim had a vociferous group of supporters. But could the strong feelings surrounding the campaign have developed into murder?
 
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