WorldCat Identities

Cory, Desmond 1928-2001

Overview
Works: 80 works in 216 publications in 4 languages and 2,929 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  History  Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Television series  Thrillers (Fiction) 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6053.O774, 823.914
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Most widely held works by Desmond Cory
Bennett by Desmond Cory( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Circe complex by Desmond Cory( Book )

8 editions published between 1974 and 1980 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ollie Milton, psychiatrist and social worker, plans to spring his girlfriend's husband out of prison. He hopes he can lay his hands on the jewels he has stolen and so carefully hidden. Unfortunately, too many people get involved and the results are unexpected
Deadfall by Desmond Cory( Book )

13 editions published between 1963 and 1984 in 4 languages and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trio of jewel thieves - a woman, a catlike man, and an older man with a past - sweep through Spain, gathering diamonds, but their business arrangement totters because of sexual relations
The mask of Zeus by Desmond Cory( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor John Dobie arrives of the Isle of Aphrodite prepared to induct his new students into the Mysteries of Higher Mathematics, but first he has to deal with the murder of his predecessor
Even if you run by Desmond Cory( Book )

3 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The catalyst by Desmond Cory( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bit of a shunt up the river by Desmond Cory( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dobie paradox by Desmond Cory( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Wales, Professor John Dobie, the eccentric mathematician turned sleuth, investigates with the aid of a computer the hit-and-run death of a schoolgirl, found in possession of a great deal of money. By the author of The Mask of Zeus
Timelock by Desmond Cory( Book )

5 editions published between 1967 and 1984 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Undertow by Desmond Cory( Book )

13 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As freelance British special agent Johnny Fedora and his Foreign Office side-kick Sebastian Trout attempt to track a psychopathic Spanish killer, violence escalates along the beautiful Mediterranean coast
Sunburst by Desmond Cory( Book )

4 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in German and English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spy story laid in Spain where a nuclear device is involved in an attempt to get rid of Franco
The night hawk by Desmond Cory( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1983 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Armchair thriller( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The circe complex: A jewel thief from prison pits his wife, her two lovers, and the investigating detective against each other in the search for the loot
Johnny goes west by Desmond Cory( Book )

8 editions published between 1958 and 1968 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feramontov by Desmond Cory( Book )

4 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The strange attractor by Desmond Cory( Book )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

And when Professor Dobie's errant wife and friend are both spectacularly bopped one dark night, he is not only witness to the event but a principal suspect
Johnny goes South by Desmond Cory( Book )

5 editions published between 1959 and 1970 in English and German and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shockwave by Desmond Cory( Book )

3 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pilgrim on the island by Desmond Cory( Book )

4 editions published between 1959 and 1961 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pilgrim at the gate by Desmond Cory( Book )

4 editions published between 1957 and 1958 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityCallas, Theo, 1928-2001

controlled identityMacCarthy, John Lloyd, 1928-2001

controlled identityMcCarthy, Shaun, 1928-2001

Callas, Theo.

Desmond Cory British writer

Desmond Cory Brits schrijver (1928-2001)

Desmond Cory écrivain britannique

Desmond Cory scriitor britanic

MacCarthy, John Lloyd.

MacCarthy, Shaun 1928-

McCarthy, Shaun 1928-

McCarthy Shaun Lloyd

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