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The Resource The jewel in the crown, produced by Granada Television in association with WGBH Boston ; produced by Christopher Morahan ; written by Ken Taylor ; directed by Christopher Morahan and Jim O'Brien, (videorecording)

The jewel in the crown, produced by Granada Television in association with WGBH Boston ; produced by Christopher Morahan ; written by Ken Taylor ; directed by Christopher Morahan and Jim O'Brien, (videorecording)

Label
The jewel in the crown
Title
The jewel in the crown
Statement of responsibility
produced by Granada Television in association with WGBH Boston ; produced by Christopher Morahan ; written by Ken Taylor ; directed by Christopher Morahan and Jim O'Brien
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Beset by the political tension of an unsettled ear, Gandhi calls for British removal from India. Police Superintendent Ronald Merrick arrests an Indian news reporter. Daphne Manner arrives from London. Merrick vents his frustrations on Kumar in a vicious jailhouse beating. Daphne gives birth. Mildred Layton prepares for her daughter's wedding. The Governor finds out about Merrick's abuse. Sarah is seduced by an officer. Susan delivers a baby boy. Tension mounts over home rule. Merrick is reassigned to Delhi. On the eve of Indian independence, Perron learns of Merrick's death. Before the independence, the Laytons and Perron prepare to return to England, leaving India to it's uncertain future
Cataloging source
JVJ
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.45/75
LC call number
PN1992.77
LC item number
.J49 2008
PerformerNote
Peggy Ashcroft, Charles Dance, Saeed Jaffrey, Geraldine James, Rachel Kempson, Rosemary Leach, Art Malik, Zia Mohyeddin, Wendy Morgan, Judy Parfitt, Tim Pigott-Smith, Eric Porter, Susan Wooldridge
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1907-1991
  • 1929-2015
  • 1950-
  • 1935-2017
  • 1933-
  • 1958-
  • 1935-
  • 1928-1995
  • 1920-1978
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ashcroft, Peggy
  • Dance, Charles
  • Jaffrey, Saeed
  • James, Geraldine
  • Kempson, Rachel
  • Leach, Rosemary
  • Malik, Art
  • Muḥīuddīn, Z̤iyāʼ
  • Morgan, Wendy
  • Parfitt, Judy
  • Pigott-Smith, Tim
  • Porter, Eric
  • Wooldridge, Susan
  • Scott, Paul
Runtime
750
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The jewel in the crown, produced by Granada Television in association with WGBH Boston ; produced by Christopher Morahan ; written by Ken Taylor ; directed by Christopher Morahan and Jim O'Brien, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on Paul Scott's novels The Raj quartet
  • Originally broadcast on Granada Television in 1984
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Daughters of the regiment
  • v. 3.
  • Day of the scorpion.
  • Towers of silence.
  • Evening at the Maharanee's.
  • Travelling companions
  • v. 4.
  • Moghul room.
  • Pandora's box.
  • Division of the spoils
  • v. 1.
  • Crossing the river.
  • Bibighar Gardens.
  • Questions of loyalty
  • v. 2.
  • Incidents at a wedding.
  • Regimental silver.
  • Ordeal by fire.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
25th anniversary edition
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 750 min.)
Isbn
9780767034289
Isbn Type
(disc 1)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Set includes: 4 DVDs.
Other control number
  • 733961134575
  • 733961134551
  • 733961134568
  • 733961701845
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • AAAE134570
  • AAAE134550
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn256499173
  • (OCoLC)256499173
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The jewel in the crown, produced by Granada Television in association with WGBH Boston ; produced by Christopher Morahan ; written by Ken Taylor ; directed by Christopher Morahan and Jim O'Brien, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on Paul Scott's novels The Raj quartet
  • Originally broadcast on Granada Television in 1984
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Daughters of the regiment
  • v. 3.
  • Day of the scorpion.
  • Towers of silence.
  • Evening at the Maharanee's.
  • Travelling companions
  • v. 4.
  • Moghul room.
  • Pandora's box.
  • Division of the spoils
  • v. 1.
  • Crossing the river.
  • Bibighar Gardens.
  • Questions of loyalty
  • v. 2.
  • Incidents at a wedding.
  • Regimental silver.
  • Ordeal by fire.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
25th anniversary edition
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 750 min.)
Isbn
9780767034289
Isbn Type
(disc 1)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Set includes: 4 DVDs.
Other control number
  • 733961134575
  • 733961134551
  • 733961134568
  • 733961701845
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • AAAE134570
  • AAAE134550
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn256499173
  • (OCoLC)256499173
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc

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