71 Results
71 Results
The Mystery of Charles Dickens
DVD
2001
1 available of 1 items

This remarkable one-man play brilliantly interweaves Dickens' turbulent life story with some of his most memorable fictional characters - brought to life by Simon Callow's breathtaking performance at the Albery Theatre, ...

Alfred Hitchcock —Ackroyd, Peter, 1949- author.
Book
2015
4 available of 5 items

In this quick-witted portrait, Ackroyd reveals Hitchcock to be: a lugubriously jolly man fond of practical jokes, who smashes a once-used tea cup every morning to remind himself of the frailty of life. Iconic film stars ...

The Limehouse Golem
DVD
2017
12 available of 14 items

During 19th century London, the city is shaken after a series of murders in the Limehouse district. The press claims that the monstrous crimes could only be committed by The Golem ' a legendary creature from dark times. ...

Escape from Earth —Ackroyd, Peter, 1949-
Book
2003
6 available of 7 items

Charlie Chaplin —Ackroyd, Peter, 1949- author.
Book
2014
9 available of 12 items

Alfred Hitchcock —Ackroyd, Peter, 1949- author.
Large Print
2016
0 available of 1 items

In this quick-witted portrait, Ackroyd reveals Hitchcock to be: a lugubriously jolly man fond of practical jokes, who smashes a once-used tea cup every morning to remind himself of the frailty of life. Iconic film stars ...

London : the biography —Ackroyd, Peter, 1949-
Book
2000
5 available of 5 items

Charlie Chaplin : a brief life —Ackroyd, Peter, 1949- author.
Sound Recording
2014
1 available of 1 items

He was the very first icon of the silver screen and is one of the most recognizable of Hollywood faces, even a hundred years after his first film. But what of the man behind the moustache? Peter Ackroyd's biography turns...

Tudors the history of England, from Henry VIII to Elizabeth I —Ackroyd, Peter, 1949- author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2016
1 available of 1 items

The story of Henry VIII's relentless pursuit of both the perfect wife and the perfect heir, of how the brief royal reign of the teenage king, Edward VI, gave way to the violent reimposition of Catholicism and the stench ...

The beginning —Ackroyd, Peter, 1949-
Book
2003
10 available of 10 items

London under —Ackroyd, Peter, 1949-
Book
2011
8 available of 8 items

Illustrated London —Ackroyd, Peter, 1949-
Book
2003
1 available of 1 items

The Limehouse Golem —Ackroyd, Peter, 1949- author.
Book
2017
2 available of 2 items

"London, 1880. A series of gruesome murders attributed to the mysterious 'Limehouse Golem' strikes fear into the heart of the capital. Inspector John Kildare must track down this brutal serial killer in the damp, dark al...

Venice revealed. Disc 1
DVD
2009
0 available of 1 items

"An in-depth tour of the art, architecture, music and theatre of Europe's most mysterious and seductive city." -- Container.

1 2 3 ...