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McNeile, H. C. (Herman Cyril) 1888-1937

Overview
Works: 91 works in 402 publications in 6 languages and 3,865 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Drama  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Pictorial works  Spy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Adventure stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6025.A317, 823.912
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by H. C McNeile
Mufti by H. C McNeile( )

16 editions published between 1919 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This hard-boiled novel predates the first entry in the 'Bulldog Drummond' series for which the author would later become best known
Bulldog Drummond returns by H. C McNeile( Book )

14 editions published between 1932 and 2014 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cover; Title Page; CHAPTER I; CHAPTER II; CHAPTER III; CHAPTER IV; CHAPTER V; CHAPTER VI; CHAPTER VII; CHAPTER VIII; CHAPTER IX; CHAPTER X; CHAPTER XI; Copyright
The black gang by H. C McNeile( )

22 editions published between 1922 and 2014 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though the Great War is over it seems that the hostilities are not, and when Captain Hugh 'Bulldog' Drummond discovers that bribery and blackmail is undermining England's democratic tradition, he forms the Black Gang to track down the perpetrators of such plots
The final count by H. C McNeile( )

13 editions published between 1926 and 2015 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Robin Gaunt, inventor of a terrifyingly powerful weapon of chemical warfare, goes missing, the police suspect that he has 'sold out' to the other side. But Bulldog Drummond is convinced of his innocence, and can think of only one man brutal enough to use the weapon to hold the world to ransom. Drummond receives an invitation to a sumptuous dinner-dance aboard an airship that is to mark the beginning of his final battle for triumph
Bull-dog Drummond's third round by H. C McNeile( )

9 editions published between 1924 and 2014 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his thrilling third adventure, Bulldog Drummond battles a hired thug with grand aspirations Edward Blackton stares across the crystal waters of Lake Geneva, dreaming of a score big enough to transform him from mere criminal genius to world-dominating mastermind. His recent audience with two panicked representatives of an international diamond cartel may be his big chance. A British professor has perfected the cheap manufacture of precious stones, endangering the very existence of the diamond industry. To safeguard the cartel's millions, Blackton will make the professor see reason-or send hi
The female of the species by H. C McNeile( )

15 editions published between 1928 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

XV. IN WHICH SOME OF THE OTHERS JOIN MEXVI. IN WHICH WE HAVE A REHEARSAL; XVII. IN WHICH THE CURTAIN RINGS DOWN; Copyright
Men, women and guns by H. C McNeile( )

14 editions published between 1916 and 2015 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the author of the 'Bulldog Drummond' series comes this collection of hardboiled short stories
No Man's Land by H. C McNeile( )

12 editions published between 1917 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herman Cyril McNeile, who wrote under the pen name 'Sapper', later became best known for his series of hard-boiled books in the 'Bulldog Drummond' series. Here he draws on his experience as a hero of World War I to deliever a short story collection, dedicated 'to the infantryman'
The third round by H. C McNeile( )

10 editions published between 1924 and 2015 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The death of Professor Goodman is officially recorded as an accident, but at the inquest, no mention is made of his latest discovery - a new formula for manufacturing flawless diamonds at negligible cost, which strikes Bulldog Drummond as rather strange. His suspicions are further aroused when he spots a member of the Metropolitan Diamond Syndicate at the inquest, so Bulldog sets out to uncover the truth. Sequel to "Black gang". 1924
Bulldog Drummond by Sapper( Book )

14 editions published between 1920 and 2004 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hungry for adventure, Captain Bulldog Drummond begins a career as the protector of his country. His first opportunity comes from a young woman who sends him to investigate what looks like blackmail, but turns out to be more complicated and dangerous
The finger of Fate : stories by H. C McNeile( )

9 editions published between 1930 and 2010 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The title story in this wry collection concerns acquaintances Staunton and Barstow, who witness a bizarre spectacle outside a bar in an Austrian village. A thin-lipped aristocrat steps down from his plush horse-drawn vehicle, and commences formidable target-practice on some playing cards--the Five of Hearts and the Five of Spades. Barstow remains utterly still during this peculiar display, and it emerges that he has witnessed this on six consecutive days--the shooter is the husband of his mistress, and he is challenging Barstow to a duel. Further stories of love, revenge, jealousy and fate complete this stirring volume
Bulldog Drummond by H. C McNeile( Book )

11 editions published between 1920 and 2016 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the close of the Second World War, Captain Hugh "Bulldog" Drummond offers his investigative services, takes the case of a beautiful, suspicious woman, and becomes immersed in villiany and political intrigue
Michael Cassidy, sergeant by H. C McNeile( Book )

6 editions published between 1916 and 2012 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Knock-out by H. C McNeile( )

9 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ronald Standish--the charming, occasional detective who accepts cases when they take his fancy--receives a frantic phone call from a friend, who works for the Secret Service, asking for help. But when the line suddenly goes dead, Standish rushes round to his friend's Hampstead abode, and is horrified to find him dead, with the receiver still in his hand and a horrific wound to his eye. When Standish teams up with Bulldog Drummond, the tangled political web surrounding this murder and the fearsome risks in pursuing the perpetrators are met head on
The island of terror by H. C McNeile( )

2 editions published between 1931 and 2010 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When intrepid adventurer, Jim Maitland, returns to England for a brief visit, he learns of a story concerning a hoard of buried treasure. A man is shot and Maitland and his cousin, Percy, go to Lone Tree Island, where the treasure is allegedly buried. But what can they do with only half a map? And can they evade the undesirables on their trail?
Temple tower by H. C McNeile( )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the 'Maid of Orleans' sets sail for Boulogne, two men wave goodbye to their trusting wives, who are completely unaware that their husband's intended 'golf holiday' is a ruse. One of the men is Captain Hugh 'Bulldog' Drummond, a demobilised officer with a fierce appetite for adventure and ale; the other is Bulldog's loyal friend, Peter, who narrates this exciting tale of a man in fear of his life and in desperate need of their help in penetrating the ill-omened Temple Tower
Jim Brent by H. C McNeile( )

2 editions published between 1926 and 2010 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A soldier with a death wish is the subject of the title story in this inspiring collection of First World War experiences. Jim Brent, serving in Belgium with the Royal Engineers, has his heart broken when his sweetheart announces she is to marry someone else. He becomes instantly fearless and suggests a wild scheme to blow up a bridge--which could very well cost him his life
John Walters : from the lieutenant and others, the human touch and no man's land by H. C McNeile( )

3 editions published between 1927 and 2010 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the ranks of North Sussex--Number Three Platoon--serves a man whose physical stature is imposing, but whose mental state is said to be inert at best. This is the story of his remarkable awakening, one hot day in May, as he serves in the trenches of the front line. Other fascinating stories follow in this convincing commentary of wartime experience
Bulldog Drummond strikes back by H. C McNeile( Book )

6 editions published between 1933 and 1987 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bulldog Drummond at bay by Sapper( Book )

9 editions published between 1935 and 1955 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Hugh?Bulldog? Drummond is staying in an old cottage for a peaceful few days duck-shooting, he is disturbed one night by the sound of men shouting, followed by a large stone that comes crashing through the window. When he goes outside to investigate, he finds a patch of blood in the road, and is questioned by two men who tell him that they are chasing a lunatic who has escaped from the nearby asylum. Drummond plays dumb, but is determined to investigate in his inimitable style when he discovers a cryptic message
 
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controlled identitySapper, 1888-1937

Mac Neile, Herman Cyril 1888-1937

MacNeile, Herman Cyril

Mc Neile, Cyril 1888-1937

McNeile, Cyril 1888-1937

McNeile, Herman Cyril

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