WorldCat Identities

Jacobs, Edgar-P (Edgar-Pierre) 1904-1987

Overview
Works: 253 works in 741 publications in 4 languages and 2,335 library holdings
Genres: Comic books, strips, etc  Detective and mystery comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Juvenile works  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Interviews 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Illustrator, Interviewee, Creator, Honoree, Other
Classifications: PN6790.B44, 741.5
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Edgar-P Jacobs
La marque jaune by Edgar-P Jacobs ( Book )
31 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in French and Undetermined and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les murs de la City ne résonnent plus que des incroyables exploits de la "Marque Jaune". Ce mystérieux criminel multiplie les actions spectaculaires : raid contre la banque d'Angleterre, vol du Gainsborough de la National Galery, et même vol de la couronne royale d'Angleterre Rien ne semble pouvoir l'arrêter. Son audace va jusqu'à prévenir à l'avance la police du lieu de l'accomplissement de ses forfaits, ridiculisant à chaque fois un peu plus Scotland Yard. L'apparente facilité avec laquelle il se déjoue des dispositifs policiers finit par inquiéter les plus hautes instances du pays. Le capitaine Francis Blake est dépêché par le Home Office auprès de Scotland Yard pour élucider l'affaire et découvrir l'identité de l'homme qui se cache derrière la Marque Jaune
S.O.S. meteors by Edgar-P Jacobs ( Book )
25 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in French and English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Extreme weather threatens Europe. When France calls on Mortimer to help solve this enigma, he goes to visit Professor Labrousse, chief French meteorologist. After the driver Labrousse sends to pick up Mortimer disappears, our friend is the prime suspect. Mortimer contacts Captain Blake to help him with this tricky situation. Then Blake disappears. Mortimer and Labrousse have two missing-person cases to investigate. They soon discover that the disappearances are linked to the climatic catastrophes
The mystery of the great pyramid by Edgar-P Jacobs ( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Professor Philip Mortimer has decided to spend his holidays in Cairo with his trusty servant, Nasir. There he plans to meet his old friend, Professor Ahmed Rassim Bey, who offers him the fantastic opportunity to satisfy his passion for Egyptology. Professor Bey has invited him to take part in deciphering his latest discoveries-- in this case, some papyrus coming from mummies of the Ptolemaic age. Mortimer and Bey soon realize that one of the fragments deals with the 'Chamber of Horus,' a fabled crypt that could contain priceless treasures" -- p. [4] of cover
The yellow 'M' by Edgar-P Jacobs ( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Londons walls resound with the incredible exploits of the 'Yellow Mark.' The spectacular actions of this mysterious criminal are on the increase holding up the Bank of England, robbing the imperial crown ... No one seems able to stop him. He is so audacious that he lets the police know in advance where he will commit his crimes, each time ridiculing Scotland Yard a little more. The apparent ease with which he evades police schemes begins to worry the highest authorities of the country. The Home Office asks Captain Francis Blake to solve the mystery and discover the identity of the man who hides behind the Yellow Mark. The captain immediately takes as partner his old friend, Professor Philip Mortimer, whose scientific knowledge will be invaluable in solving this extremely complex enigma. Who hides behind the Yellow Mark?"--P. [4] of cover
L'énigme de l'Atlantide by Edgar-P Jacobs ( Book )
25 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in French and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ballonstrip
The Francis Blake affair by Jean van Hamme ( Book )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Scandal breaks in the London press: There is a mole in the Intelligence Service! And it appears without a doubt, on a photograph taken by agents of MI 5, that the mole wears the face of Francis Blake! Mortimer is determined to believe that his friend has been forced to act against his will. But the initial investigations sweep away this hypothesis: Blake has opened, under an assumed name, an account fed by payments coming from the Bahamas. In a few months, he has withdrawn £30,000-- more than 10 times his annual pay! With MI 5 agents planning to try Blake for high treason, or to kill him if needed, Mortimer decides to find his friend before they do. A long hunt begins"--Publisher's web site
The mystery of the great pyramid by Edgar-P Jacobs ( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Captain Blake having been assassinated at Athens Airport, Olrik seems to have won the first round. A furious Mortimer swears that he'll never stop trying to avenge his friend. He goes on the hunt for Olrik, but information is scarce. Sheik Abdel Razek, an old man with mysterious powers, protects him against Dr. Grossgrabenstein's crew. The doctor is a devoted Egyptologist who has undertaken excavations not far from the Great Pyramid. Amidst strange events, Mortimer sometimes feels like he's losing his way in this investigation that will lead him into the darkest depths of the Great Pyramid"--P. [4] of cover
L'affaire du collier by Edgar-P Jacobs ( Book )
25 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in French and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Une nouvelle aventure des deux compères.--[Memento]
The strange encounter by Jean van Hamme ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Blake and Mortimer head to the United States to investigate the mysterious circumstances surrounding the discovery of a 177-year-old body, which appears to have died very recently. The body is that of a Scottish major, Mortimer's forebear, who was leading a British military expedition to the US in 1777, where he was swallowed up by a strange multi-coloured light-beam shining down from the sky. Blake and Mortimer fight men in black armed with green-laser guns and soldiers emerging from the past in order to save the Earth from complete obliteration"--Publisher's web site
Atlantis mystery by Edgar-P Jacobs ( Book )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Deep under San Migual island, rumoured to be the last emerging part of Atlantis, Professor Mortimer has discovered samples of a mysterious radioactive metal. Could it be the Atlanteans' legendary orichalcum? hen he and his friend Blake set out on an expedition into the depths to find out, sabotage occurs at the hand of their old opponent Olrik. and soon, all three will be embroiled in a power struggle far bigger in scope than they could have imagined" -- p. [4] of cover
The affair of the necklace by Edgar-P Jacobs ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blake and Mortimer become involved in a search for a stolen necklace, which originally belonged to Marie Antoinette and which is to be presented to the Queen of England
Le piège diabolique by Edgar-P Jacobs ( Book )
13 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in French and English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Entre SOS Météores et L'Affaire du collier, voici la sixième aventure de Blake et Mortimer, dessinée à la fin des années 1950. Contrairement à ce qu'on avait pu croire, le professeur Miloch Georgevitch n'est pas mort dans son laboratoire de Troussalet, d'où il dirigeait, avec Olrik, de terribles expériences climatiques.--[Memento]
L'étrange rendez-vous by Jean van Hamme ( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in French and Spanish and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
États-Unis, octobre 1777. À la tête d'une petite troupe de soldats britanniques, le major Macquarrie disparaît soudainement alors qu'il cherchait à comprendre l'origine de trois rayons mystérieux. En 1954, dans l'État du Colorado, le corps du major est retrouvé comme s'il était mort quelques minutes auparavant... Blake et Mortimer se rendent sur place : d'étranges rencontres les attendent
Le mystère de la grande pyramide by Edgar-P Jacobs ( Book )
18 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in French and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le mystère de la grande pyramide by Edgar-P Jacobs ( Book )
11 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in French and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le secret de l'Espadon by Edgar-P Jacobs ( Book )
13 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in French and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le mystère de la grande pyramide by Edgar-P Jacobs ( Book )
10 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in French and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le secret de l'Espadon by Edgar-P Jacobs ( Book )
10 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in French and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le rayon "U" by Edgar-P Jacobs ( Book )
14 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in French and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le secret de l'Espadon by Edgar-P Jacobs ( Book )
12 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in French and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Jacobs, E. P.
Jacobs, E. P. 1904-1987
Jacobs, E. P. (Edgar Pierre), 1904-
Jacobs, E. P. (Edgar Pierre), 1904-1987
Jacobs, Edgar P.
Jacobs, Edgar-P. 1904-1987
Jacobs, Edgar-Pierre
Jacobs, Edgar-Pierre, 1904-
Jacobs, Edgar-Pierre, 1904-1987
Languages
French (237)
English (18)
German (3)
Spanish (1)
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