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Bentley, E. C. (Edmund Clerihew) 1875-1956

Overview
Works: 127 works in 602 publications in 16 languages and 6,528 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Manuscripts  Caricatures and cartoons  Detective and mystery fiction  Detective and mystery stories, English  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Lyricist, Bibliographic antecedent, Other
Classifications: PR6003.E7247, 823.912
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Trent's last case by E. C Bentley( Book )

218 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 16 languages and held by 1,570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A powerful and ruthless American capitalist is found dead in the garden of his English country house. Why is he not wearing his false teeth? Why is his young widow so relieved at his death? The artist and amateur detective Philip Trent arrives to find that there is more to the case than the solving of a puzzle; he must also accept his own fallibility, in detection and in romance. Whodunit
The complete Clerihews of E. Clerihew Bentley by E. C Bentley( Book )

16 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trent's last case by E. C Bentley( )

25 editions published between 1912 and 2009 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considered by many to be the first modern mystery novel, Trent's Last Case introduces the gentleman sleuth Philip Trent, a freelance reporter and investigator. Trent becomes involved in the case of the murder of millionaire American financier Sigsbee Manderson, slain while on holiday in England. During the course of his investigation, Trent falls in love with one of the primary suspects. And while he collects evidence and becomes convinced that he has cracked the case, he turns out to be well off the mark
Trent's own case by E. C Bentley( Book )

41 editions published between 1936 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een kunstschilder-amateurdetective tracht de moord op een sadistische filantroop op te helderen
Trent intervenes by E. C Bentley( Book )

21 editions published between 1900 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philip Trent is an artist, a journalist, and an urbane unraveller of highly problematic crimes. He comes to his avocation naturally, for is a man of tropically luxuriant mental gifts who is clever at getting at the truth about things other people don't understand
Trent's case book by E. C Bentley( Book )

9 editions published between 1953 and 1969 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parody party by Leonard Russell( Book )

5 editions published between 1936 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifty modern English writers by W. Somerset Maugham( Book )

2 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short stories, essays \, poems, anf three novels: Nocturne, By Frank Swinnerton; The old wives tale by Arnold Bennett; Trent's last case, by E.C. Bentley
Elephant's work : an enigma by E. C Bentley( Book )

12 editions published between 1950 and 2001 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amnesia victim, an English bishop, is mistaken for a gangster
Biography for beginners : being a collection of miscellaneous examples for the use of upper forms by E. C Bentley( Book )

27 editions published between 1905 and 2014 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clerihews complete by E. C Bentley( Book )

11 editions published between 1951 and 1961 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of Damon Runyon : fifteen stories by Damon Runyon( Book )

4 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of Runyon by Damon Runyon( Book )

4 editions published between 1938 and 1940 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More biography by E. C Bentley( Book )

5 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than somewhat by Damon Runyon( Book )

6 editions published between 1937 and 2008 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of Damon Runyon by Damon Runyon( Book )

12 editions published between 1935 and 1945 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Such famous stories as Butch Minds The Baby, Little Miss Marker, A Piece Of Pie, The Snatching Of Bookie Bob, and All Horse Players Die Broke are included in this collection of witty, fastpaced and hilarious stories by the creator of Guys and dolls
Baseless biography by E. C Bentley( Book )

6 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second century of detective stories by E. C Bentley( Book )

4 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

3 star omnibus( Book )

2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Far Horizon by E. C Bentley( Book )

3 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Trent's last case
Alternative Names
Benthley, E. C.

Bentley, E. C.

Bentley, E.C. 1875-1956

Bentley, E. Clerihew

Bentley, E. Clerihew 1875-1956

Bentley, E. Clerihew (Edmund Clerihew), 1875-1956

Bentley, Edmund C.

Bentley, Edmund Clerihew

Bentley, Edmund Clerihew 1875-1956

Clerihew, E. 1875-1956

Clerihew, E. (Edmund), 1875-1956

E. C. Bentley britischer Schriftsteller

E.C. Bentley brittisk poet

E. C. Bentley écrivain britannique

E・C・ベントリー

Edmund Clerihew Bentley britisk poet

Edmund Clerihew Bentley Brits auteur

Edmund Clerihew Bentley scrittore inglese

Бентли, Эдмунд Клерихью 1875-1956

Эдмунд Клирихью Бентли

בנטלי, אדמונד קלריו 1875-1956

벤틀리, E. C. 1875-1956

벤틀리, 에드먼드 1875-1956

벤틀리, 에드먼드 클러리휴 1875-1956

벤틀리, 에드먼드 클레리우 1875-1956

벤틀리, 에드먼드 클레리휴 1875-1956

ベントリー

ベントリー, エドマンド クレリヒュー

ベントリイ, E. C

愛德蒙·克萊里休·班特萊

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