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Fire over England

A. E. W. Mason

Fire over England

by A. E. W. Mason

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Published by Hodder & Stoughton, limited in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby A. E. W. Mason.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.M382 Fi, PR6025.A79 Fi
The Physical Object
Pagination316 p.
Number of Pages316
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6340685M
LC Control Number36018975
OCLC/WorldCa6327042

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Fire Over England Photos View All Photos (1) Movie Info. The War between England and Spain in the late 16th century serves as backdrop for the fictional machinations of this film. The dazzlingly 5/5(2). Behind-the-scenes: • Adapted from the novel by A.E.W. Mason, Fire Over England was the first film in which Vivien Leigh and Laurence Olivier were paired together, and it was on the set that they fell in er Alexander Korda, a friend to both stars, supported their affair, and word soon got out around the studio.


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"Fire Over England" tells about the gradual build-up of tensions which led to the Spanish Armada, and Raymond Massey shines as King Philip II of Spain.

This King Philip is a marvel of sombre patience and fanaticism, and the historical Philip really did react to the accidental spilling of ink with the superhuman patience of an *Anointed* Roman Catholic king toward mere human mortals.

Major Alfred Edward Woodley Mason (7 May Dulwich, London - 22 November London) was a British author and politician. He is best remembered for his novel The Four Feathers. He /5. The AEW Mason book comes alive with vivid scenarios and acting but the production values as of any British films of the era is modest to say the least though Sir Alexander Korda was at the helm.

Sir Olivier seems a little embarrassed when he is singing and the lovely Leigh has little to do. The book is set in the late 16th century and covers the build-up to the Spanish Armada of [Suggest a different description.] Please enter a suggested description. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Fire over England by H. Castle,Secker & Warburg edition, in English Fire over England ( edition) | Open LibraryPages: Set in the Elizabethan era, `Fire Over England' tells the story of Robin Aubrey, a supposedly orphaned Etonian whose ambition in life is to both serve his queen and avenge his father who fell foul of the The Spanish Inquisition.

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Fire Over England Before they were an item, before they were a couple, before they were man and wife, Laurence Olivier and Vivien Leigh starred in Fire Over England ().

It's fun rubbish, an Alexander Korda production with the Spanish Armada played by model ships in a tank in Denham Studios, and more intrigues in boudoirs than at court. FIRE OVER ENGLAND by A.E.W. MASON and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Editions for Fire Over London: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), X (Paperback published in ), Inrelations between Spain and England are at the breaking point.

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[A E W Mason] -- This volume is set in the late 16th century and follows the English response to the threat of the Spanish Armada. The protagonist is Robin Aubrey who is at Eton, planning to avenge the reported. Overview of Fire over England,directed by William K.

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Published in Septemberit was #1 on the bestseller lists in Canada (French edition), Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom and the United States. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mason, A.E.W. (Alfred Edward Woodley), Fire over England. New York, Doubleday, Doran, [].

Fire Over England Rating: **** Origin: UK, Director: William K. Howard Source: Nobility Studios DVD This film was adapted from the novel of the same name by A.E.W. Mason, the English historical fiction author best known for The Four Feathers ().

Producer Alexander Korda was looking for a suitably inspiring and cautionary tale that would evoke the rising threat of Hitler’s. Fire over England film still Michael flees to England on a fishing boat, and swiftly disarms an assassin heading for Elizabeth. "I would give you my life," he tells the queen.

Fire Over England is an historical drama set in the late s. Based on a novel of the same name by A. E. W. Mason, the movie takes place during the reign of Queen Elizabeth as the Anglo-Spanish War () rages on.