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Rohmer, Sax 1883-1959

Overview
Works: 508 works in 1,837 publications in 11 languages and 22,874 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Biography  Detective and mystery comic books, strips, etc  Adventure stories  Suspense fiction  Historical fiction  Drama  Comic books, strips, etc  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Lyricist, Composer, Conceptor
Classifications: PR6045.A37, 823.912
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Publications about Sax Rohmer
Publications by Sax Rohmer
Publications by Sax Rohmer, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Sax Rohmer
The mask of Fu-Manchu by Sax Rohmer( Book )
31 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in English and held by 626 libraries worldwide
After discovering the tomb of El Mokanna - the Veiled Prophet - and retrieving the precious relics buried there, the eminent archaeologist Sir Lionel Barton blows up the tomb. The heretic sect faithful to Mokanna interpret the fireball as their prophet's second coming, and a violent uprising begins. Meanwhile, the insidious Dr. Fu-Manchu senses an opportunity to use the powerful relics for his own evil ends. The action stretches from Persia to Cairo, then back to London, including an extraordinary confrontation inside of the Great Pyramid. Along the way his opponents face Ogboni killers, mind-control drugs, dervishes, and a "ghost mosque."
The hand of Fu-Manchu by Sax Rohmer( Book )
69 editions published between 1917 and 2014 in English and Thai and held by 478 libraries worldwide
"The year is 1941, and the world is engulfed in war. Having consolidated his forces, Fu-Manchu seeks to tip the balance of power by launching assaults from a hidden stronghold in the Caribbean. His target: the United States naval forces, just entering the global conflict. To stop the Devil Doctor, Sir Denis Nayland Smith and his ally, Bart Kerrigan, pick up the trail in London during the blackout, following it to New York, then the Panama Canal, and finally the land of voodoo--Haiti. There they face the enemy's deadly combination of advanced technology and deep-rooted mysticism!"--Page 4 of cover
The mystery of Fu-Manchu by Sax Rohmer( Book )
61 editions published between 1913 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 372 libraries worldwide
London sleuths Nayland Smith and Dr. Petrie investigate a series of murders that lead back to the sinister Dr. Fu Manchu
The insidious Dr. Fu-Manchu : being a somewhat detailed account of the amazing adventures of Nayland Smith in his trailing of the sinister Chinaman by Sax Rohmer( Book )
54 editions published between 1913 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 364 libraries worldwide
Nayland Smith realizes that the murder of Sir Crichton Davies in his locked study could only be the work of Dr. Fu Manchu, and he sets out to capture the sinister, elusive Tibetan sorcerer
The romance of sorcery by Sax Rohmer( Book )
31 editions published between 1914 and 2015 in English and held by 309 libraries worldwide
"This survey of magic, witchcraft, and other occult interests throughout history--novelist Sax Rohmer's first and only only non-fiction book--distills generations of magical practice across cultures and centuries into a single, enchanting volume. This guide for laymen and practitioners alike simply and readably outlines the history of magic--from ancient Egypt to John Dee to Madame Blavatsky--showing how both Wiccan practice and witches in popular culture came to be"--
The return of Dr. Fu-Manchu by Sax Rohmer( Book )
40 editions published between 1916 and 2014 in English and held by 293 libraries worldwide
"The insidious doctor returns to Great Britain with his league of assassins, the dreaded Si-Fan. He seeks to subvert the realm at the highest levels, but Fu-Manchu has his own secrets--which he will protect by any means."--Page 4 of cover
Daughter of Fu Manchu by Sax Rohmer( Book )
31 editions published between 1930 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 281 libraries worldwide
The golden scorpion by Sax Rohmer( Book )
56 editions published between 1919 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 227 libraries worldwide
An international gang of assassins is mysteriously linked to the elimination of the greatest scientific minds of the world. What could be the motivation behind this insidious scheme? Will the love of an exotic beauty thwart the evil machinations of the nefarious Chinese henchman? Follow the adventures of Sax Rohmer's famous detectives Gaston Max and Inspector Dunbar on the trail of the Golden Scorpion
The dream-detective by Sax Rohmer( Book )
21 editions published between 1920 and 1977 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Tales of Chinatown by Sax Rohmer( Book )
27 editions published between 1922 and 2014 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
If you're in the mood for a collection of engaging and well-wrought detective and mystery stories with a stout dose of local color thrown in, Tales of Chinatown from British author Sax Rohmer, the creator of the Fu Manchu series, will definitely fit the bill. These tales are largely set in and around London's Chinatown, and each mystery exposes a different element of the famed enclave's seedy underbelly
The trail of Fu Manchu by Sax Rohmer( Book )
24 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
"Murder, madness and mystery as a girl is turned into a living statue! Fu-Manchu is trapped, cornered in London and cut-off from his resources, including the elixir vitae that grants him eternal life. But under the Thames, the devil doctor practices the dark art of sorcery, and it will be up to Nayland Smith and Scotland Yard to stop him. But Fu-Manchu may possess the key to victory, when he kidnaps Dr. Petrie's wife, Fleurette!"--Titanbooks.com
Shadow of Fu Manchu by Sax Rohmer( Book )
21 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 195 libraries worldwide
World War II has ended. The United States is locked in a Cold War with the Eastern Bloc. It's the time of mutually assured destruction, yet the atomic bomb isn't the only weapon to fear. And the Soviets have another enemy with whom to contend. Dr. Morris Craig has developed an energy weapon with the potential for unlimited destruction'whoever controls it could tip the balance of global power. The quest for Craig's invention once again brings Fu-Manchu to New York City, his mission to prevent the Communists from acquiring the device. But who can keep it out of the hands of the Devil Doctor himself'
President Fu-Manchu by Sax Rohmer( Book )
24 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Cover; Contents; Praise for President Fu-Manchu; Also by Sax Rohmer; Title Page; Copyright; Chapter One: The Abbot of Holy Thorn; Chapter Two: A Chinese Head; Chapter Three: Above the Blizzard; Chapter Four: Mrs. Adair; Chapter Five: The Special Train; Chapter Six: At Weaver's Farm; Chapter Seven: Sleepless Underworld; Chapter Eight: The Black Hat; Chapter Nine: The Seven-Eyed Goddess; Chapter Ten: James Richet; Chapter Eleven: Red Spots; Chapter Twelve: Number 81; Chapter Thirteen: Tangled Clues; Chapter Fourteen: The Scarlet Brides; Chapter Fifteen: The Scarlet Brides (Concluded)
The yellow claw by Sax Rohmer( Book )
38 editions published between 1915 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 184 libraries worldwide
An illusive Chinese mastermind and his henchman have already killed one socialite and they hold a mysterious sway over many of London's elite. What is the secret of their power? Follow the trail with Sax Rohmer's famous detectives Gaston Max and Inspector Dunbar as they chase the international gang of hoodlums and their leader, the evil Dr. King
Dope by Sax Rohmer( Book )
39 editions published between 1919 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 162 libraries worldwide
This century-old mystery novel is a testament to the fact that substance abuse has been around nearly as long as the substances themselves. As is often the case, increasing demand for illicit drugs has led to a spike in crime. Can this intrepid detective stem the tide?
The quest of the sacred slipper by Sax Rohmer( Book )
33 editions published between 1910 and 2014 in English and French and held by 158 libraries worldwide
Terror comes to Britain when a self-centered archeologist unearths one of Islam's holiest relics -- the sacred slipper of the prophet Mohammed. Until it is returned to its rightful people, the implacable Hassan of Allepo vows his reign of death and destruction shall not cease. Behind these inhuman outrages is a secret group of fanatics. Not even the best men of Scotland Yard seem able to apprehend them. For, in some mystical way, this phantom band had never been seen or even heard
Fire-Tongue by Sax Rohmer( Book )
29 editions published between 1921 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 146 libraries worldwide
Some of Paul Harley's most interesting cases were brought to his notice in an almost accidental way. Although he closed his office in Chancery Lane sharply at the hour of six, the hour of six by no means marked the end of his business day. His work was practically ceaseless. But even in times of leisure, at the club or theatre, fate would sometimes cast in his path the first slender thread which was ultimately to lead him into some unsuspected labyrinth, perhaps in the underworld of London, perhaps in a city of the Far East
Bat wing by Sax Rohmer( Book )
32 editions published between 1921 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Paul Harvey, a private detective and consultant to the politics of the British Empire, is sitting in his office when Colonel Juan Menendez walks through the doors. Menendez is convinced that there is someone watching him even though all he's ever seen is a shadow of a person. Then he produces the wing of a bat which was left for him to find. Suddenly, Harvey is plunged into a world of voodoo, vampires and murder!
Brood of the Witch-queen by Sax Rohmer( Book )
34 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
When Robert Cairn seeks shelter from rain in the house of the mysterious Antony Ferrara he discovers creepy Egyptian artifacts and a mummy! It is up to Robert and his friends to find out what Ferrara is up to before it is too late
The devil doctor by Sax Rohmer( Book )
24 editions published between 1913 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Nayland Smith and Dr Petrie find themselves standing against the mighty Chinaman, Dr Fu Manchu and his monstrous schemes to bring Europe and America under Chinese domination. He and his assassins are terrorizing London and must be stopped
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Furey, Michael, 1883-1959

Furey, Michael
Furey Michael 1883-1959
Rohmer, Sax pseud
Rohmer, Sax (Pseud. d'Arthur Saxfield)
Romer, Sax.
Romers, Sakss, 1883-1959
Sax Rohmer britisk skribent
Sax Rohmer Brits schrijver (1883-1959)
Sax Rohmer brittisk författare
Sax Rohmer écrivain britannique
Sax Rohmer englischer Kriminalautor und Esoteriker
Sax Rohmer pseud
Sax Rohmer scrittore britannico
Wade, Arthur Henry
Wade Arthur Henry 1883-1959
Wade, Arthur Sarsfield
Wade Arthur Sarsfield 1883-1959
Ward, Arther Sarsfield
Ward, Arthur Henry.
Ward, Arthur Henry, 1883-1959
Ward, Arthur Henry Sarsfield
Ward Arthur Henry Sarsfield 1883-1959
Ward, Arthur Sarsfield
Ward Arthur Sarsfield 1883-1959
Ромер, Сакс, 1883-1959
Ромер, Сэкс, 1883-1959
Ромэр, С. (Сакс), 1883-1959
Сакс Ромер
رومر، ساكس (اسم مستعار)
وارد، ارثر سارسفيلد
색스 로머
サックス・ローマー
ローマー, サックス
萨克斯·罗默
Languages
English (695)
French (22)
Thai (15)
Spanish (8)
German (7)
Urdu (2)
Japanese (1)
Danish (1)
Swedish (1)
Russian (1)
Czech (1)
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