The Edwardians

Format: DVD 2008
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
Coraopolis Memorial Library Audiovisual TV EDW
Location  Coraopolis Memorial Library
Collection  Audiovisual
Call Number  TV EDW
Mt. Lebanon Public Library Movies DVD EDWARDIANS
Location  Mt. Lebanon Public Library
Collection  Movies
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.
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.

Additional Information
Subjects Lloyd George, David, -- 1863-1945 -- Drama.
Nesbit, E. -- (Edith), -- 1858-1924 -- Drama.
Bottomley, Horatio, -- 1860-1933 -- Drama.
Doyle, Arthur Conan, -- 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.
Television mini-series.
Historical television programs.
Fiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher London, England : Burbank, Calif. :BBC Video :2008
2 Entertain Video Ltd. ;
distributed in the USA and Canada by Warner Home Video, Inc.,
Other Titles Edwardians (Television program)
Contributors Shivas, Mark, television producer.
Blake, Gerald, 1928-1991, television director.
Clarke, Alan, 1935-1990, television director.
Davies, John Howard, 1939-2011, television director.
Farnham, Brian (Television director), television director.
Knights, Robert, television director.
Jones, James Cellan, 1931- television director.
Bond, Julian, 1930-2012 screenwriter.
Curteis, Ian, 1935-2021 screenwriter.
Dewhurst, Keith, 1931- screenwriter.
Hopkins, Anthony, 1937- actor.
Parfitt, Judy, 1935- actor.
West, Timothy, actor.
Davenport, Nigel, actor.
McKenna, Virginia, 1931- actor.
Jayston, Michael, 1935- actor.
Powell, Robert, 1944- actor.
Brown, Georgia, actor.
Moody, Ron, actor.
Moore, Doris Langley, 1902-1989.
British Broadcasting Corporation.
BBC Video (Firm)
2 Entertain Video (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Participants/Performers Anthony Hopkins, Judy Parfitt, Timothy West, Nigel Davenport, Virginia McKenna, Michael Jayston, Robert Powell, Georgia Brown, Ron Moody.
Other Contributors Producer, Mark Shivas ; directors, Gerald Blake, Alan Clarke, John Davies, Brian Farnham, Robert Knights, James Cellan Jones ; writers, Julian Bond, Ian Curteis, Keith Dewhurst [and others].
Audience Not rated.
Language English
Closed-captioned (SDH).
Notes "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.
Videodisc release of the 1972-1973 British television production.
System Details DVD (DVD9) ; Dolby digital mono. ; full screen (4:3 aspect ratio) ; Region 1; NTSC.
Description 4 videodiscs (approximately 590 min.) : sound, black and white and color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 1419872028
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