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Title The Edwardians [videorecording] / British Broadcasting Corporation ; producer, Mark Shivas ; directors, Gerald Blake ... [et al.] ;writers, Julian Bond, Ian Curteis, Keith Dewhurst, ... [et al.].

Imprint [London?] : BBC Video : 2 Entertain Video Limited ; Burbank, Calif. : distributed in the USA and Canada by Warner Home Video, Inc., c2008.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD    EDW  disc 1-2    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD    EDW  disc 3-4    Available
Edition Full screen.
Description 4 videodiscs (ca. 590 min.) : sd., b&w and col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note "E. Nesbit" is based on a book by Doris Langley Moore.--Container
All programs in this series were filmed in black & white except Lloyd George, which is in color.--Container
Contents disc 1. Mr. Rolls and Mr. Royce ; Horatio Bottomley -- disc 2. E. Nesbit ; Conan Doyle -- disc 3. Baden Powell ; The reluctant juggler -- disc 4. Daisy ; Lloyd George.
Performer Anthony Hopkins, Judy Parfitt, Timothy West, Nigel Davenport, Virginia McKenna, Michael Jayston, Robert Powell, Georgia Brown, Ron Moody.
Event Originally televised from 1972-1973 on British television.
Summary The Edwardian period, beginning with Edward VII's ascent to the throne in 1901 and ending with World War I, was an era of rapid industrialization, pioneering artistic and literary achievements, and great social and political upheaval. It is filled with captivating characters who left their mark upon British society and the world at large. This 8-part BBC series profiles the movers and the shakers who exemplify the era's progressive spirit as well as its colorful eccentricities.--Container
Audience Not rated.
System Details DVD (DVD9); Dolby digital mono.; full screen (4:3 aspect ratio).
Language Closed-captioned.
Subject Lloyd George, David, 1863-1945 -- Drama.
Nesbit, E. (Edith), 1858-1924 -- Drama.
Bottomley, Horatio (Horatio William), 1860-1933 -- Drama.
Doyle, Arthur Conan, Sir, 1859-1930 -- Drama.
Great Britain -- Biography -- 20th century -- Drama.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Drama.
Great Britain -- History -- Edward VII, 1901-1910 -- Drama.
Added Author Shivas, Mark.
Blake, Gerald, 1928-1991.
Clarke, Alan, 1935-1990.
Davies, John Howard, 1939-2011-
Farnham, Brian.
Knights, Robert.
Jones, James Cellan, 1931-
Bond, Julian, 1930-
Curteis, Ian, 1935-
Dewhurst, Keith, 1931-
Hopkins, Anthony, 1937-
Parfitt, Judy.
West, Timothy.
Davenport, Nigel.
McKenna, Virginia, 1931-
Jayston, Michael, 1936-
Powell, Robert, 1944-
Brown, Georgia.
Moody, Ron.
Moore, Doris Langley, 1902-1989.
British Broadcasting Corporation.
BBC Video (Firm)
2 Entertain Video (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Added Title Edwardians (Television program)
ISBN 1419872028
9781419872020
Standard No. 883929032037
Music No. 1000040999 Warner Home Video
3000017664 Warner Home Video

 
    
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