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Knowles, Bernard 1900-1975

Overview
Works: 113 works in 248 publications in 4 languages and 3,761 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Spy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Military history  Motion pictures  Fiction  History  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Cinematographer , Author, Photographer, Illustrator, Director, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Bernard Knowles
The 39 steps by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
28 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 1,507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the escapades of Richard Hanney, who stumbles into a conspiracy that involves him in a hectic chase across the Scottish moors
Gaslight by George Cukor( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A susceptible young woman marries a suave, romantic man never suspecting that he is a murderous scoundrel, obsessed with finding the jewels hidden in their London home. She becomes the helpless victim as slowly, insidiously, he drives her to the brink of insanity
Jamaica Inn by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
17 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maureen O'Hara's first film is the brooding story of a nobleman who leads a cutthroat ship-looting band of men. Charles Laughton is a magnificent villain and Hitchcock glories in the moody atmosphere
Sabotage Lodger ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sabotage: An undercover Scotland Yard detective infiltrates the home of a theatre operator who is suspected of sabotage. When the saboteur suspects he is being watched, he asks his nephew to deliver an explosive parcel across town
Young and innocent by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
13 editions published between 1937 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The young daughter of a police chief protects an escaped murder suspect
Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The 39 steps": Richard Hanney gets more than he bargained for when he brings home a frightened young woman who confesses to be a British agent on the trail of foreign spies. "Young and innocent": Starlet Christine Clay washes up on a seaside beach and is found by Robert. As he is running for help, he is spotted by swimmers who report him as the murderer. "Rich and strange": Fred Hill and his wife, Emily are a small-town couple leading an ordinary, boring life at home, that is until they inherit some money from a rich uncle
Sabotage ; The lodger ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lodger: The central character, called simply "The Lodger", is caught in the trap of other peoples' suspicions. Because this lodger, who is renting a room in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Bunting, seems mysterious, he is suspected of being the notorious "Avenger", a killer who has been stalking women in London and strangling them
Southampton, the English gateway by Bernard Knowles( Book )
4 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sabotage by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
12 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The manager of a small British cinema is suspected of disrupting the supply of electricity to the city ... and more seriously, setting a time bomb
Secret agent by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
10 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A British Intelligence agent has orders to eliminate an enemy agent and thinks he has succeeded. He later finds out that he killed an innocent tourist in Geneva
Sabotage Secret agent ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sabotage: A saboteur lives a double life with his wife and brother in law, who know nothing of his secret profession. Secret agent: A British soldier and novelist returns home during World War I to find that a government agency has faked a report of his death
The magic bow ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1946 and 2005 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Episodes in the life of the volin virtuoso Paganini
The adventures of Sir Lancelot ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A knight faces danger in medieval England
The 39 steps Die 39 Stufen ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in German and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frozen alive ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A scientist is the chief suspect in the murder of his wife, even though he was cryogenically frozen at the time of her death
The adventures of Robin Hood ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robin Hood and his Merry Men make their home in Sherwood Forest robbing from the rich to give to the poor. This disc contains the first 4 episodes of the television show that first aired in 1955
39 escalones ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Richard Hannay está en un music-hall londinense. De repente, suena un disparo y comienza una pelea. En el tumulto una chica asustada le pide si puede ir con él. Richard accede y la lleva a su apartamento (39 escalones)
The 39 steps Les 39 marches by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Londres, au sortir d'une pièce de théâtre soudainement interrompue, Richard Hannay, un dandy canadien fait la rencontre abrupte d'une demoiselle qui se prétend poursuivie et en danger de mort. Lui prêtant refuge pour la nuit, celle-ci se fait assassiner dans son appartement en lui murmurant dans un dernier souffle l'existence d'une mystérieuse organisation et les coordonnées d'un lieu en Ecosse. Richard Hannay, ne sachant expliquer ce cadavre et cette rencontre à la police, prend la fuite en quête de prouver son innocence par lui-même... (Source : jaquette)
The Buccaneers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While in New York, Captain Dan Tempest meets up with Josiah Parkerhouse, the publisher of "The Truth", a paper that is critical of the colony's rulers. When the authorities attempt to arrest Parkerhouse and confiscate his press, Tempest and his crew rescue him and his equipment by taking them aboard "The Sultana". Sailing off to Cape May, to drop off their unexpected passenger, Tempest learns that Parkerhouse may be a wanted man there as well. Tempest and his crew must foil the plans of the authorities in Cape May to allow Parkerhouse to print "The Truth."
The Buccaneers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Captain Dan Tempest and his ship, "The Sultana", are taking on a secret cargo from Prisoner's Island, just off shore of the Carolinas. Instead of tar and pitch as they were expecting, it turns out to be a passenger, David McGregor. It turns out the prisoners have served out their sentences and the overseer will not release them. It is the hope of the prisoners that McGregor would be able to convince the new commissioner at Port Royal to intervene on their behalf
 
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Alternative Names
Knowles, B. 1900-1975
Knowles, Bonard 1900-1975
Languages
English (103)
Spanish (6)
Italian (6)
German (1)
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