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Upfield, Arthur W. (Arthur William) 1888-1964

Overview
Works: 316 works in 1,714 publications in 1 language and 18,653 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories 
Roles: Former owner
Classifications: PR9619.3.U6, 823.912
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Most widely held works by Arthur W Upfield
The bone is pointed by Arthur W Upfield ( Book )
49 editions published between 1937 and 2003 in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspector Bonaparte investigates the death of a man in the Australian bush. When he spots a gray feather dipped in blood he realizes that a ghostly presence from the local Kalchut tribe is tracking his every move--a presence that alerts every part of him that is linked to the bush
The mystery of Swordfish Reef by Arthur W Upfield ( Book )
40 editions published between 1939 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An intriguing case for Detective-Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte begins on a calm October day in an Australian seaside town. Three men set out to sea for a day's fishing ... and do not return. Despite intensive searches, no trace of the men or their boat is found until, weeks later, a passing trawler hauls in a gruesome catch -- the head of one of the missing fishermen. It is quite clear that its owner was murdered with a pistol bullet. But by whom, and why, is for Bony to find out
The bachelors of Broken Hill by Arthur W Upfield ( Book )
30 editions published between 1900 and 2003 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A string of bizarre murders shares common elements: all the victims are elderly bachelors and there is always a woman nearby at the time of the deaths. When the witnesses' descriptions of the woman vary widely, half-Aborigine detective Napoleon Bonaparte ("Bony") finds himself calling on a professional burglar and an amateur sketch artist for help
Death of a swagman by Arthur W Upfield ( Book )
50 editions published between 1945 and 2009 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Inspector Bonaparte mystery. In an isolated hut not far from the sleepy country town of Merino, stockman George Kendall is found dead and it looks very much like murder
The widows of Broome by Arthur W Upfield ( Book )
25 editions published between 1950 and 2003 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Northwestern Australia, Detective Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte must solve the baffling case of a killer who seemed to be picking off the town widows one by one
The new shoe by Arthur W Upfield ( Book )
16 editions published between 1951 and 2003 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The will of the tribe by Arthur W Upfield ( Book )
29 editions published between 1962 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The aborigines, who knew how many eagles flew over their inland desert, must have known who put the dead white man into Lucifer's Couch. But no one in Hall's Creek, white or black, reported seeing the stranger - and there were no tracks around the meteor crater. Was the murder done by whites or blacks or by both in collusion?
Murder must wait by Arthur W Upfield ( Book )
32 editions published between 1953 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the little town of Mitford, New South Wales, five babies have been stolen. All were boys aged less than three months, and all had apparently been neglected by their mothers. The local investigation had given up, leaving only a cold trail for Inspector Bonaparte when he arrived to solve the mystery. In Mitford, murder is a serious business, but for once it had to take second place
Winds of evil by Arthur W Upfield ( Book )
34 editions published between 1935 and 1994 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The mountains have a secret by Arthur W Upfield ( Book )
33 editions published between 1948 and 1991 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In October two young girls set out for a walk in the Grampian Mountains of Australia. They are never seen again, and the policeman who is sent to investigate is murdered. Now it is March, and Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte attempts to solve the mystery
Bony and the mouse by Arthur W Upfield ( Book )
35 editions published between 1959 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mystery
The man of two tribes by Arthur W Upfield ( Book )
28 editions published between 1956 and 2003 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Crime fiction set in the Nullarbor Plain region
The sands of Windee by Arthur W Upfield ( Book )
40 editions published between 1931 and 2003 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detective Bony knew he was dealing with a murder; will the answer be in the sands of Windee? 14PT
An author bites the dust by Arthur W Upfield ( Book )
25 editions published between 1948 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the 11th Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte novel, Queensland inspector Napoleon "Bony" Bonaparte is called in to investigate a murder where a writer has died from no apparent cause
Bushranger of the skies by Arthur W Upfield ( Book )
28 editions published between 1940 and 2003 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Madman's Bend by Arthur W Upfield ( Book )
19 editions published between 1963 and 1991 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arthur Upfield's scrapbook of press cuttings, etc. for the novel, Madman's bend
Death of a lake by Arthur W Upfield ( Book )
31 editions published between 1953 and 1998 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drought is responsible for a lake in remote Australia drying up. Detective Napoleon Bonaparte is sent to determine if the dropping water level will reveal the remains of a former ranch hand believed to have drowned (?) in the lake after winning 12,000 pounds in a lottery
Wings above the Diamantina by Arthur W Upfield ( Book )
21 editions published between 1936 and 2003 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An abandoned airplane and its unconscious passenger pose a mystery for Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte
Cake in the hat box by Arthur W Upfield ( Book )
28 editions published between 1953 and 1991 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Murder down under by Arthur W Upfield ( Book )
14 editions published between 1943 and 1998 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Even though he's on vacation, Bony finds plenty to investigate in western Australia when farmer George Loftus disappears
 
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Alternative Names
Apfīlds, Artūrs 1888-1964
Upfield, Arthur.
Upfield, Arthur 1888-1964
Upfield, Arthur 1890-1964
Upfield, Arthur W.
Upfield, Arthur W. 1888-1964
Upfield, Arthur W. (Arthur William), 1888-1964
Upfield, Arthur William
Upfield, Arthur William 1888-1964
Upfield, Arthur William 1890-1964
Апфилд, Артур 1888-1964
アップフィールド, アーサー
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