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Rohmer, Sax 1883-1959

Works: 488 works in 1,792 publications in 15 languages and 19,785 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Adventure stories  Detective and mystery comic books, strips, etc  Film adaptations  Biography  Drama  History  Suspense fiction  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Lyricist, Composer
Classifications: PR6045.A37, 823.912
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Publications by Sax Rohmer, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Sax Rohmer
The mask of Fu Manchu by Sax Rohmer( Book )
34 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 634 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 mystery of Dr. Fu-Manchu by Sax Rohmer( Book )
64 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 385 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 )
62 editions published between 1913 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 359 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 hand of Fu-Manchu by Sax Rohmer( Book )
48 editions published between 1917 and 2014 in English and Thai and held by 319 libraries worldwide
Cover; Acclaim for Sax Rohmer; Also Available from Titan Books; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Chapter One: The Traveler from Tibet; Chapter Two: The Man With the Limp; Chapter Three: ""Sâkya Mûni""; Chapter Four: The Flower of Silence; Chapter Five: John Ki''s; Chapter Six: The Si-Fan Move; Chapter Seven: Chinatown; Chapter Eight: Zarmi of the Joy-Shop; Chapter Nine: Fu-Manchu; Chapter Ten: The Tûlun-Nûr Chest; Chapter Eleven: In the Fog; Chapter Twelve: The Visitant; Chapter Thirteen: The Room Below; Chapter Fourteen: The Golden Pomegranates; Chapter Fifteen: Zarmi Reappears
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."--P. [4] of cover
Daughter of Fu Manchu by Sax Rohmer( Book )
31 editions published between 1930 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 269 libraries worldwide
Cover; Acclaim for Sax Rohmer; Also Available from Titan Books; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Epigraph; Part One; Chapter One: The Living Death; Chapter Two: Rima; Chapter Three: Tomb of the Black Ape; Part Two; Chapter Four: Fah Lo Suee; Chapter Five: Nayland Smith Explains; Chapter Six: The Council of Seven; Part Three; Chapter Seven: Kâli; Chapter Eight: Swâzi Pasha Arrives; Chapter Nine: The Man From El-Khârga; Part Four; Chapter Ten: Abbots Hold; Chapter Eleven: Dr. Amber; Chapter Twelve: Loro of the Si-Fan; About the Author; Appreciating Doctor Fu-Manchu
The romance of sorcery by Sax Rohmer( Book )
26 editions published between 1914 and 2015 in English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
"From the creator of the diabolical Dr. Fu Manchu comes this exploration of key figures of occult history. Sax Rohmer presents an intriguing tour of the dark arts throughout the ages, introducing such luminaries as Nostradamus, Dr. John Dee, Cogliostro, and Madame Blavatsky. Engaging and informative, the work encompasses astrology, alchemy, witchcraft, and demonology. "--
The dream-detective by Sax Rohmer( Book )
22 editions published between 1920 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 226 libraries worldwide
Tales of Chinatown by Sax Rohmer( Book )
27 editions published between 1922 and 2014 in English and held by 217 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 )
42 editions published between 1919 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 209 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 trail of Fu Manchu by Sax Rohmer( Book )
26 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 200 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!"
The yellow claw by Sax Rohmer( Book )
41 editions published between 1915 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 191 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
President Fu-Manchu by Sax Rohmer( Book )
23 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in English and French and held by 185 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)
Shadow of Fu Manchu by Sax Rohmer( Book )
21 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 185 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?
Tales of secret Egypt by Sax Rohmer( Book )
32 editions published between 1918 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 164 libraries worldwide
The scenes of this story are laid in Egypt⁰́₄Abu-Tabah, the inscrutable Egyptian, who appears and disappears so mysteriously, is not so blood-curdling a villain as Fu Manchu, but his exploits possess the same breathless interest that characterised the activities of the yellow doctor. In the latter half of the book, notably in the story, "The Valley of the Sorceress," there is an element new in Rohmer's work⁰́₄that of the supernatural...Tales of Secret Egypt was written by Arthur Henry Sarsfield Ward, known better under his pseudonym, Sax Rohmer. Sax Rohmer was a prolific English novelist. He is best remembered for his series of novels featuring the master criminal Dr. Fu Manchu
The quest of the sacred slipper by Sax Rohmer( Book )
36 editions published between 1910 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 158 libraries worldwide
Terror comes to Britain when an archaeologist unearths one of Islam's holiest relics-- the sacred slipper of the prophet Mohammad. A group devoted to protecting the relic is determine to return it to its rightful location
Dope by Sax Rohmer( Book )
36 editions published between 1919 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 157 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?
Fire-Tongue by Sax Rohmer( Book )
28 editions published between 1921 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 147 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 )
33 editions published between 1921 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 140 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 )
31 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
"This volume presents fifteen stories by Rohmer, taken from such rare collections as Tales of Secret Egypt and The Haunting of Low Fennel. They feature Rohmer's patented mix of exotic settings, supernaturalism, and adventure. Among them are such famous stories as "Tchériapin," a tale of a mad chemist; "The Curse of a Thousand Kisses," about a centuries-old curse; "Lord of the Jackals," a haunting account of love and death in Egypt; and "The Haunting of Low Fennel," a classic haunted house story. Also included is the full-length novel Brood of the Witch-Queen, one of the finest novels of Egyptian horror ever published"-- (as viewed on 1/22/2014)
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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)
Romer, Sax.
Sax Rohmer britisk skribent
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 Sarsfield
Ward Arthur Henry Sarsfield 1883-1959
Ward, Arthur Sarsfield
Ward Arthur Sarsfield 1883-1959
Сакс Ромер
رومر، ساكس (اسم مستعار)
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ローマー, サックス
English (653)
French (13)
Spanish (12)
German (8)
Dutch (6)
Swedish (5)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (5)
Urdu (4)
Finnish (4)
Italian (4)
Thai (3)
Czech (3)
Vietnamese (1)
Ukrainian (1)
Russian (1)
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