WorldCat Identities

Jeffries, Roderic 1926-

Overview
Works: 45 works in 214 publications in 3 languages and 6,243 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6060.E43, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Roderic Jeffries
The ambiguity of murder by Roderic Jeffries( Book )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although Inspector Alvarez "would rather be sipping a brandy in the shade," as he investigates the murder of retired Bolivian diplomat Guido Zavala, he receives a series of phone calls that indicate that he may be the next victim
Death takes time by Roderic Jeffries( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Alvarez of Majorca hunts for the killer of three people. One victim fell off a balcony, another died from an overdose of heroin even though he was not an addict, and a third was shot. A tale of blackmail by the author of Murder Confounded
An enigmatic disappearance by Roderic Jeffries( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Inspector Alvarez likes the quiet life, away from the disapproving gaze of his boss, Superior Chief Salas, and the antics of Mallorca's expatriate community. So he is not inclined to become too concerned when Bevis Ogden, a wealthy British man, reports the disappearance of his attractive young wife, Sabrina. No doubt she has found a younger, possibly wealthier, alternative and left for greener pastures. However, the discovery of a body at the bottom of a gorge changes his attitude dramatically."--Jacket
An Arcadian death : an Inspector Alvarez novel by Roderic Jeffries( Book )

17 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the Spanish island of Mallorca, a lady landowner is killed in a room locked from the inside. At first, the murder is attributed to some sharecropper--they are still obliged to surrender half their earnings--but as Inspector Alvarez digs deeper he learns of the presence of two Englishmen on the island. One is the lady's nephew, the other a known con man
Murder's long memory by Roderic Jeffries( Book )

12 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murder confounded by Roderic Jeffries( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An Inspector Enrique Alvarez mystery"
Murder begets murder by Roderic Jeffries( Book )

7 editions published between 1979 and 1998 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just deserts by Roderic Jeffries( Book )

6 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deadly reunion by Roderic Jeffries( Book )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murder mystery by the author of Àn illegal solution'
Troubled deaths by Roderic Jeffries( Book )

8 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dead against the lawyers by Roderic Jeffries( Book )

8 editions published between 1965 and 2003 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fatal fleece by Roderic Jeffries( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An Inspector Alvarez novel"
Eighteen desperate hours by Roderic Jeffries( Book )

19 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La douce quiétude de la famille Weston est bouleversée par l'arrivée impromptue d'une bande d'escrocs. Jim réussit à alerter la police. L'inspecteur Jenkins démêle l'intrigue sans qu'il y ait mort d'homme. Ce suspense, sur un sujet d'actualité (la prise d'otages) réservé aux adultes, est abordé avec réalisme et prudence. Roderic Jeffries juxtapose adroitement les moments de haute intensité et les moments de répit
Death in the Coverts by Roderic Jeffries( Book )

3 editions published between 1966 and 1994 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voyage into danger by Roderic Jeffries( Book )

8 editions published between 1981 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Réédition. Volume publié en 1988 dans la collection ##Arc-en-poche. Polar##, chez le même éditeur
Mistakenly in Mallorca by Roderic Jeffries( Book )

2 editions published between 1974 and 1988 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ambiguity of murder by Roderic Jeffries( Recording )

6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the body of retired Bolivian diplomat Guido Zavala is found floating in his swimming pool, Inspector Alvarez finds that the evidence might point to foul play and - reluctantly - begins to look for suspects
Mistakenly in Mallorca by Roderic Jeffries( Recording )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fatal fleece by Roderic Jeffries( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The riddle in the parchment by Roderic Jeffries( Book )

3 editions published between 1976 and 1980 in English and Dutch and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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An enigmatic disappearance
Alternative Names

controlled identityAshford, Jeffrey, 1926-

Alding, Peter.

Ashford, Jeffrey.

Ashford, Jeffrey, 1926-

Draper Hastings

Draper, Hastings, 1926-

Graeme Roderic

Graeme, Roderic, 1926-

Hastings Graham

Hastings, Graham, 1926-

Jeffries, Roderic

Languages
English (138)

French (14)

Dutch (3)

Covers
An enigmatic disappearanceAn Arcadian death : an Inspector Alvarez novelTroubled deathsDead against the lawyers