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Geary, Rick

Overview
Works: 117 works in 260 publications in 1 language and 19,737 library holdings
Genres: Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc  History  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Fiction  Comics (Graphic works)  Caricatures and cartoons  Pictorial works  Comics adaptations  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Adapter
Classifications: PN6727.G4, 364.154092
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Rick Geary
 
Most widely held works by Rick Geary
The Lindbergh child by Rick Geary( Book )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All was well for Charles Lindbergh, after his daring solo crossing of the Atlantic. Fame and fortune came quickly. Soon after the Lindbergh's build themselves their dream home far from the madding crowd, tragedy strikes--their baby is abducted
The invisible man by Rick Geary( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a cold day in February, a stranger arrives in the village of Iping. He wears gloves and dark glasses, even inside, and his face is covered in bandages. Soon crimes occur that cannot be explained, and the townspeople realize the unthinkable truth: the strange man is invisible--and he is slowly going mad
Famous players : the mysterious death of William Desmond Taylor by Rick Geary( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story, in graphic novel format, of the mysterious death of early motion picture director William Desmond Taylor, found shot to death in his home in 1922
The Borden tragedy : a memoir of the infamous double murder at Fall River, Mass., 1892 by Rick Geary( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story of Lizzie Borden who was accused of being an axe murderer
The terrible Axe-Man of New Orleans by Rick Geary( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the years 1918 and 1919, six people in New Orleans were killed and six more injured, in their homes, in the dead of night, by an axe-wielding intruder who got away without a trace. After more than a year, the killings stopped as suddenly as they started. No trace of the murderer was ever found. Geary presents the facts and the speculations about these attacks in the third in his series on twentieth-century murder
The murder of Abraham Lincoln : a chronicle of 62 days in the life of the American Republic, March 4-May 4, 1865 by Rick Geary( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The assassination of Abraham Lincoln, a chronicle of 62 days in the life of the American Republic, March 4 - May 4 1865
The lives of Sacco and Vanzetti by Rick Geary( Book )

11 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The fourth entry in Geary's chronicling of famous XXth century murders tackles the extremely controversial case of Italian immigrants Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti."--Publisher's web site
Great expectations by Rick Geary( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After harsh early years, Pip, an orphan growing up in Victorian England, is given the means to become a gentleman by an unknown benefactor and learns that outward appearances can be deceiving. Presented in comic book format
J. Edgar Hoover : a graphic biography by Rick Geary( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a graphic biography of former director of the FBI, J. Edgar Hoover, who served under eight presidents from Calvin Coolidge to Richard Nixon
Jack the Ripper : a journal of the Whitechapel murders 1888-1889 by Rick Geary( Book )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hunt for Jack the Ripper, the killer of five prostitutes, a sensation of the day. Lots of period detail accompanied by drawings. The murders occurred in London in 1888
The beast of Chicago : an account of the life and crimes of Herman W. Mudgett, known to the world as H.H. Holmes ... by Rick Geary( Book )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rick Geary's critical eye turns to Chicago in the late 19th Century, as The Beast of Chicago murders nearly 200 people at the time of the World's Fair. Will this volume also win awards for it's excruciatingly researched true crime comics?
Arthur Conan Doyle by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains adaptations of nine works by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, including two Sherlock Holmes stories
Trotsky : a graphic biography by Rick Geary( Book )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trotsky was a hero to some, a ruthless demon to others. To Stalin, he was such a threat that he warranted murder by pickax. This polarizing figure set up a world conflict that lasted through the twentieth century, and in Trotsky: A Graphic Biography, the renowned comic artist Rick Geary uses his distinct style to depict the stark reality of the man and his times. --publisher
The case of Madeleine Smith by Rick Geary( Book )

7 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scandalous secret affair in 19th century Scotland between an upperclass woman and a gentleman of lower standing ends in his murder by poison
The fatal bullet : a true account of the assassination, lingering pain, death, and burial of James A. Garfield, twentieth president of the United States ; also including the inglorious life and career of the despised assassin Guiteau by Rick Geary( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A true account of the assassination and death of President James A. Garfield, presented in comic art
The saga of the bloody Benders : the infamous homicidal family of Labette County, Kansas by Rick Geary( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In graphic novel format, tells the story of a family of serial killers who owned a small general store and inn in Labette County, Kansas, from 1872 to 1873
The mystery of Mary Rogers by Rick Geary( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary Rogers was a lovely cigar store clerk who was found dead and floating on the Hudson River
Madison Square tragedy : the murder of Stanford White : 25 June, 1906 by Rick Geary( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Stanford White is one of New York's most famous architects having designed many mansions and the first Madison Square Garden. His influence on New York's look at the turn of the century was pervasive. As he became popular and in demand, he also became quite self-indulgent. He had a taste for budding young showgirls on Broadway, even setting up a private apartment to entertain them in, including a room with ... a red velvet swing. When he meets Evelyn Nesbit, an exquisite young nymph, cover girl, showgirl, inspiration for Charles Dana Gibson's "The Eternal Question" and for the later movie "The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing," he knows he's on to something special. However, Evelyn eventually marries a young Pittsburgh decadent heir with a dark side who develops a deep hatred for White and what he may or may not have done to her, setting up the most scandalous murder of the time."--Cover
A treasury of Victorian murder by Rick Geary( Book )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book includes the The Ryan Mystery, the murder of a brother and sister. A doctor accused of murder in the Crimes of Dr. E.W. Pritchard and the murderess Mrs. Mary Eleanor Pearcey
The fatal bullet : the assassination of President James A. Garfield by Rick Geary( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geary explores the first assassination of one of our presidents in the hands of an obsessive-compulsive stalker
 
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Alternative Names
Geary, Richard

Rick Geary American cartoonist

Rick Geary Amerikaans cartoonist

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English (112)

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The invisible manFamous players : the mysterious death of William Desmond TaylorThe Borden tragedy : a memoir of the infamous double murder at Fall River, Mass., 1892The terrible Axe-Man of New OrleansThe murder of Abraham Lincoln : a chronicle of 62 days in the life of the American Republic, March 4-May 4, 1865The lives of Sacco and VanzettiGreat expectationsJ. Edgar Hoover : a graphic biography