Paton, Charles 1874-1970
Most widely held works by Charles Paton
Blackmail ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
After a young woman accidentally kills a man in self-defense, she finds herself the target of a blackmail scheme.
Alfred Hitchcock, the lady vanishes & Sabotage ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Five classic movies filmed in the late 1920s and the 1930s, directed by Alfred Hitchcock.
4 tales of suspense ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
[Young & innocent]: A film actress is murdered by her estranged husband who is jealous of all her young boyfriends. The next day one such boyfriend discovers her body on the beach. He runs to call the police, however, two witnesses think that he is the escaping murderer. He is arrested, but owing to a mix up at the courthouse, he escapes and goes on the run with a police constable's daughter, determined to prove his innocence.
Alfred Hitchcock classics. Volume four ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Blackmail: Police detective Frank Webber takes his girlfriend, Alice White, out for the evening. Her secret meeting with another man has disastrous consequences after he attempts to assault her and she kills him in self defense. Frank is assigned to the case. Someone who knows Alice's secret is willing to blackmail her. The manxman: Kate's boyfriend Pete, leaves to seek his fortune. She begins to spend time with his friend, Philip. The two fall for each other, but resist an affair, until word gets to Kate that Pete has died. Just as the two find themselves happy, another shocking secret from the past is revealed, and Kate's life is forever changed.
Blackmail Chantage by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
The 39 steps ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
39 steps: Richard Hannay is on vacation in London when he meets a mysterious woman who tells him of a spy ring which she is trying to crack. She doesn't know the identity of the masterspy, but does know a few revealing details. Later she is murdered--before Hannay can learn anything more. His own life now in danger, Hannay sets out to solve a mystery.
Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Young & innocent Blackmail ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Young & innocent: When a woman's body is discovered on the beach by one of her former lovers, he races off to call the police. Two witnesses see him run and think he is the escaping killer. After being arrested, he manages to escape in the confusion at the courthouse. With the assistance of the constable's daughter, he tries to prove his innocence while avoiding the police.
Alfred Hitchcock collection Vol. 1 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Chantage 4 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in French and English and held by 1 library worldwide
The ultimate Hitchcock collection. Vol. 4 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Blackmail: Alice White is having dinner in a fancy restaurant with her fiancé when an artist sitting at the next table invites her to come see his paintings upstairs. Alice's trip to the studio becomes a memorable one to say the least. The lady vanishes: Poor Iris Henderson and kindly old Miss Froy are traveling together on a train to England. When Iris awakes from a nap, she discovers that Miss Froy has disappeared, and has been replaced by another lady wearing her friend's clothing. Rich and strange: Fredy and Emily, a young married couple, decide to take a cruise around the world after they come into a sizable inheritance. While on the cruise both Emily and Fredy become romantically involved with the wrong people, and end up broke. Forced to journey home on a cargo boat, the couple sadly realizes that the worst is yet to come.
Chantage ( Visual )
in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
Blackmail (1929) by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Action and adventure films Bennett, Charles,--1899-1995 Buchan, John,--1875-1940 Collins, Dale,--1897-1956 Detective and mystery films Detective and mystery films Detectives Drama Extortion Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Film and video adaptations Foreign films Great Britain Guilt Hannay, Richard (Fictitious character) Homicide Homicide investigation Manslaughter Man-woman relationships Missing persons Motion pictures Motion pictures, British Murder Murderers Ocean travel Painters Railroad travel Rape Self-defense Spy films Surprise Swindlers and swindling Thrillers (Motion pictures) Thrillers (Motion pictures) Video recordings White, Ethel Lina