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The Edwardians [videorecording] / British Broadcasting Corporation
DVDs DVDs | distributed in the USA and Canada by Warner Home Video, Inc. | c2008 | [Full screen version.]
Available at Adult DVD-TV (Call number: EDW)
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Adult DVD-TV EDW CHECK SHELF

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Imprint
[London?] : BBC Video : 2 Entertain Video Limited ; Burbank, Calif. : distributed in the USA and Canada by Warner Home Video, Inc., c2008.
Edition
[Full screen version.]
Descript
4 videodiscs (ca. 590 min.) : sd., b&w and col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD ; Dolby Digital mono.
Note
In English, with optional English (SDH) subtitles.
All programs in this series were filmed in black & white except Lloyd George, which is in color.--Container
Originally broadcast on British television in 1972 as a miniseries.
"E. Nesbit" is based on a book by Doris Langley Moore.--Container
Cast
Anthony Hopkins, Judy Parfitt, Timothy West, Nigel Davenport, Virginia McKenna, Michael Jayston, Robert Powell, Georgia Brown, Ron Moody.
Credits
Producer, Mark Shivas ; directors, Gerald Blake, Alan Clarke, John Davies, Brian Farnham, Robert Knights, James Cellan Jones ; writers, Julian Bond, Ian Curteis, Keith Dewhurst, ... [et al.]
Audience
Not rated.
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
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.
Local Note
MW, 5-11
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Edwardians (Television program)
ISBN
1419872028
9781419872020
ISBN/ISSN
883929032037
Music #
1000040999 Warner Home Video
3000017664 Warner Home Video
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