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Rohmer, Sax 1883-1959

Overview
Works: 488 works in 1,736 publications in 16 languages and 19,586 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Adventure stories  History  Detective and mystery comic books, strips, etc  Biography  Film adaptations  Drama  Suspense fiction  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Lyricist, Bibliographic antecedent, Composer
Classifications: PR6045.A37, 823
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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 insidious Dr. Fu Manchu by Sax Rohmer( file )
61 editions published between 1913 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,553 libraries worldwide
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The return of Dr. Fu-Manchu by Sax Rohmer( file )
40 editions published between 1916 and 2014 in English and held by 1,756 libraries worldwide
The second installment in the sinister exploits of Dr. Fu-Manchu Two years after the insidious Dr. Fu-Manchu brought Britain to the brink of destruction, the reverend J. D. Eltham anxiously awaits his return. The devil doctor is presumed dead, but Eltham is an old China hand, rumored to have brought about the Boxer uprisings, and he knows that cheating death might just be the least of Fu-Manchu's accomplishments. When the reverend disappears, Nayland Smith and Dr. Petrie know that the evil genius has struck again.Once again, Smith and Petrie brave death-by torture, quicksand, and poisoned cat-
Dope by Sax Rohmer( file )
33 editions published between 1919 and 2014 in English and held by 1,494 libraries worldwide
Think drug addition is solely a modern-day affliction? Think again. 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?
Fire-tongue by Sax Rohmer( file )
27 editions published between 1921 and 2014 in English and Swedish and held by 1,482 libraries worldwide
Detective Paul Harley investigates cases that go beyond your standard-issue crimes and misdemeanors -- his inquiries often veer into the realm of the supernatural. In the novel Fire-Tongue, Harley finds himself up against a shadowy secret society that will stop at nothing to achieve world domination. Will he be able to thwart their nefarious plot before it's too late?
The yellow claw by Sax Rohmer( file )
38 editions published between 1915 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,463 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
Bat wing by Sax Rohmer( file )
28 editions published between 1921 and 2014 in English and held by 860 libraries worldwide
Rohmer's occult detective Paul Harley first case, involving voodoo, vampirism, and macabre murder!
The mask of Fu Manchu by Sax Rohmer( Book )
34 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 650 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 being a new phase in the activities of Fu-Manchu, the evil doctor by Sax Rohmer( Book )
45 editions published between 1917 and 2014 in English and Thai and held by 591 libraries worldwide
Prolific British author Arthur Henry Sarsfield Ward, who wrote under the pseudonym Sax Rohmer, brought to life the character Dr. Fu-Manchu, a brilliant criminal mastermind of Chinese descent. This archetype has gone on to become enormously appealing in popular culture, based in large part on the ingenious characterization that Rohmer sketched out in the Fu-Manchu series
The mystery of Dr. Fu-Manchu by Sax Rohmer( Book )
57 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 400 libraries worldwide
London sleuths Nayland Smith and Dr. Petrie investigate a series of murders that lead back to the sinister Dr. Fu Manchu
Daughter of Fu Manchu by Sax Rohmer( Book )
30 editions published between 1930 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 367 libraries worldwide
“IMAGINE A PERSON, TALL, LEAN, AND FELINE, HIGH-SHOULDERD, WITH A BROW LIKE SHAKESPEARE AND A FACE LIKE SATAN..." LONDON, 1913 — the era of Sherlock Holmes, Dracula, and the Invisible Man. A time of shadows, secret societies, and dens filled with opium addicts. Into this world comes the most fantastic emissary of evil society has ever known... FU-MANCHU “Fu-Manchu is the undisputed king of all evil masterminds." — Jonathan Maberry, NY Times bestselling author of Assassin's Code FAH LO SUEE - DAUGHTER OF FU-MANCHU As far as the world knows, Fu-Manchu is dead, leaving a vacuum within the le
The romance of sorcery by Sax Rohmer( Book )
25 editions published between 1914 and 2015 in English and held by 342 libraries worldwide
Though best known as a writer of thrilling pulp fiction, the creator of Fu Manchu also hobnobbed with the mystics and seekers of his time. In this history of the occult, his only nonfiction book, Rohmer introduces the reader to his passion for magic--telling the tales of Nostradamus; Cagliostro; and Elizabeth I's court magician, Dr. John Dee
Tales of Chinatown by Sax Rohmer( Book )
26 editions published between 1922 and 2014 in English and held by 325 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 golden scorpion by Sax Rohmer( Book )
50 editions published between 1919 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 276 libraries worldwide
Arthur Henry Sarsfield Ward, better known as Sax Rohmer, was a prolific English novelist. He is best remembered for his series of novels featuring the master criminal Dr. Fu Manchu. This is one of his novels
The dream-detective by Sax Rohmer( Book )
25 editions published between 1920 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 228 libraries worldwide
The quest of the sacred slipper by Sax Rohmer( Book )
32 editions published between 1910 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 223 libraries worldwide
This juicy tale from Sax Rohmer, the British author who introduced the criminal genius Dr. Fu Manchu to the world, follows an elite group of Muslim assassins who are given the mission of exacting vengeance on those responsible for absconding with one of Islam's most holy relics--an intricately decorated slipper purported to have belonged to Muhammad himself
The trail of Fu Manchu by Sax Rohmer( Book )
23 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in English and held by 212 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
President Fu-Manchu by Sax Rohmer( Book )
23 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in English and French and held by 199 libraries worldwide
Washington, 1936—on the eve of War, the United States holds a crucial election. The candidate who takes office will grasp the reins of power, while the world teeters on the brink. The fate of mankind will rest with man who controls the White House. “A sterling example of the classic adventure story, full of excitement and intrigue. Fu-Manchu is up there with Sherlock Holmes, Tarzan, and Zorro."—Charles Ardai, award-winning novelist and founder of Hard Case Crime THE INVISIBLE PRESIDENT Aided by federal agent Mark Hepburn, Sir Denis Nayland Smith must discover the link between Fu-Manchu and t
The green eyes of Bast by Sax Rohmer( Book )
30 editions published between 1920 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 194 libraries worldwide
If you're hankering for a classic mystery with a twist of the exotic, you can't go wrong with Sax Rohmer's The Green Eyes of Bast. What starts out as a run-of-the-mill murder investigation turns into something else altogether once the intrepid detective Dr. Damar Greefe is on the case. With elements of Egyptian folklore and a page-turning plot, this is a novel you won't be able to put down
Tales of secret Egypt by Sax Rohmer( Book )
29 editions published between 1918 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 188 libraries worldwide
The bride of Fu Manchu by Sax Rohmer( Book )
25 editions published between 1933 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 185 libraries worldwide
When a mysterious epidemic appears on the Riviera, it is traced back to the evil Fu-Manchu
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Furey, Michael, 1883-1959

Furey, Michael
Furey Michael 1883-1959
Rohmer, Sax 1883-1959
Rohmer, Sax pseud
Rohmer, Sax (Pseud. d'Arthur Saxfield)
Sax Rohmer pseud
Wade, Arthur Henry
Wade Arthur Henry 1883-1959
Wade, Arthur Sarsfield
Wade Arthur Sarsfield 1883-1959
Ward, Arther Sarsfield
Ward, Arthur Henry Sarsfield
Ward Arthur Henry Sarsfield 1883-1959
Ward, Arthur Sarsfield
Ward Arthur Sarsfield 1883-1959
رومر، ساكس (اسم مستعار)
ローマー, サックス
Languages
English (641)
Thai (12)
French (9)
Spanish (9)
Italian (8)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (5)
Finnish (4)
Urdu (3)
Japanese (2)
Swedish (2)
Dutch (2)
Czech (2)
German (1)
Vietnamese (1)
Ukrainian (1)
Polish (1)
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