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Coppel, Alec

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Most widely held works about Alec Coppel
 
Most widely held works by Alec Coppel
Vertigo by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

141 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 3,819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scottie Ferguson, a San Francisco police detective is forced to retire when a freak accident gives him a severe case of acrophobia
The captain's paradise by Anthony Kimmins( Visual )

11 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The British captain of a steamer sailing between Gibralter and Tangier has a wife in each port, one to suit each of his personalities. All is plain sailing until it is the women's turn to explore another side of their personalities
The gazebo; a play in two acts by Alec Coppel( Book )

8 editions published between 1868 and 1987 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A writer of TV whodunits and whyzits, always with an eye toward inventing the almost perfect crime, gets into a spot where he has to commit a real do-it-yourself murder. His wife has become the target of blackmail, so the writer has to silence the so-and-so with a six-shooter and then find a place to hide the body. Having acquired at auction a gazebo for their suburban backyard, the writer and his wife decide to plant the blackmailer in its fresh concrete foundation. Mysteriously, it isn't long before the body turns up again--in the middle of their living room! Soon the house is crawling with detectives and district attorneys, all looking to point the finger somewhere, thus casting the writer in a role he never expected he'd have to play: the suspect." -- Publisher's description
No highway in the sky( Visual )

8 editions published between 1951 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An aeronautical engineer predicts that a new model of plane will fail catastrophically and in a novel manner after a specific number flying hours
I killed the count, a play in three acts by Alec Coppel( Book )

12 editions published between 1938 and 1939 in English and Undetermined and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The captain's paradise, a comedy in two acts by Alec Coppel( Book )

4 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alec Guinness 5-film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kind hearts and coronets: Following his mother's death, an Edwardian gentleman plots to avenge her by seizing the dukedom of the aristocratic d'Ascoyne family
Alfred Hitchcock : the essentials collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 4 : Psycho: based on the novel by Robert Bloch. Psycho is a horror melodrama in which a woman disappears after spending the night in an isolated motel which adjoins an eerie Victorian mansion, inhabited by a disturbed young man and his mother
Alfred Hitchcock's Vertigo : screenplay by Alec Coppel( Book )

17 editions published between 1957 and 1994 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The James Stewart Hollywood legend collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winchester '73: An engaging frontiersman attempts to track down his father's murderer and the whereabouts of his one-of-a-kind rifle, the Winchester '73, as it passes among a rogue's gallery of owners including a crazed highwayman, an immoral gunrunner, a young Indian chief, and Stewart's own murderous brother
Mr. Denning drives north by Alec Coppel( Book )

9 editions published between 1950 and 1983 in English and French and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Thomas Denning of aeronautical renown
The gazebo( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A television writer/director murders the blackmailer of his actress wife and buries the body under the backyard gazebo
Oh captain by Jay Livingston( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bliss of Mrs. Blossom( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harriet Blossom isn't happy with her marriage to Robert, a priggish bra manufacturer, so she decides to enlighten her life by keeping a lover, Ambrose, one of her husband's factory workers, in her attic. When after years of deception her husband finally notices, a divorce ensues which leads to a reversal of fortunes among the trio
The gazebo by Alec Coppel( Book )

4 editions published between 1957 and 1962 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Obsession by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

6 editions published between 1949 and 2006 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Robert Newton stars as Clive Riordan, a London doctor who cannot and will not tolerate the humiliation of his faithless wife, Storm (Sally Gray). When he catches her with her American lover, Bill Kronin, Dr. Riordan plans his perfect revenge. He leads his wife's lover away at gunpoint, and from that moment Bill Kronin seems to have vanished. There is, however, more to Dr. Riordan's sinister plan than just being rid of Kronin: in his private laboratory he is preparing a means to an awful end. Scotland Yard becomes involved with no clue other than a missing dog."--Container
A man about a dog by Alec Coppel( Book )

7 editions published between 1947 and 1949 in 3 languages and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tweedledum and Tweedledee by Alec Coppel( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over the line by Alec Coppel( Book )

3 editions published between 1947 and 1948 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sueurs froides by Pierre Boileau( Visual )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John "Scottie" Ferguson souffre de vertiges depuis la disparition de l'un de ses hommes. Impuissant, il n'a pu éviter sa chute mortelle lors d'une poursuite sur les toits de San Francisco. Depuis Scottie culpabilise et déprime, désoeuvré. Son vieil ami Gavin Elster l'engage pour suivre sa ravissante épouse aux tendances suicidaires. Scottie bascule alors aux frontières du reve et du cauchemar morbide
 
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Vertigo
Alternative Names
Alec Coppel Australian writer

Alec Coppel australiensk manusförfattare

Alec Coppel australischer Drehbuchautor, Schriftsteller und Dramaturg

Alec Coppel australsk manusforfattar

Alec Coppel australsk manusforfatter

Alec Coppel australsk manuskriptforfatter

Alec Coppel scenarioschrijver uit Australië (1907-1972)

Coppel, A.

Coppel, A. 1910-1972

Coppel, A. (Alec)

Coppel, A. (Alec), 1910-1972

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No highway in the skyThe bliss of Mrs. Blossom