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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. ...

Hawksmoor —Ackroyd, Peter, 1949- author.
Book
2010
6 available of 6 items

Integrating portraits of an eighteenth-century architect and a modern London police inspector, this novel focuses on two men, both undergoing a process of disintegration and both involved in a series of similar murders.

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...

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.

Venice : pure city —Ackroyd, Peter, 1949-
Book
2009
5 available of 7 items

Handel's Water music recreating a royal spectacular
DVD
2009
1 available of 1 items

Documents the story behind the premiere of Handel's "Water Music" on the Thames in 1717, with the English Concert performing favorite movements from the work in period costumes on the river.

Charlie Chaplin —Ackroyd, Peter, 1949- author.
Book
2014
13 available of 14 items

Three brothers —Ackroyd, Peter, 1949- author.
Book
2013
5 available of 5 items

'Three Brothers follows the fortunes of Harry, Daniel and Sam Hanway, born on a post-war council estate in Camden Town. Marked out from the start by curious coincidence, each boy is forced to make his own way in the worl...

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

Poe : a life cut short —Ackroyd, Peter, 1949-
Book
2008
1 available of 2 items

Venice revealed. Disc 2
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.

Alfred Hitchcock —Ackroyd, Peter, 1949- author.
Book
2015
6 available of 6 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 ...

Thames : sacred river —Ackroyd, Peter, 1949-
Book
2007
1 available of 2 items

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, ...

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

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