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O'Donnell, Peter 1920-2010

Works: 253 works in 826 publications in 13 languages and 7,651 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Comic books, strips, etc  Detective and mystery fiction  Juvenile works  Graphic novels  Short stories  Spy fiction  Thrillers (Fiction)  Comics (Graphic works)  Action and adventure fiction 
Roles: Author, Scenarist, Author of introduction, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PR6029.D55, 823.914
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Modesty Blaise by Peter O'Donnell( Book )
107 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in 13 languages and held by 900 libraries worldwide
Modesty Blaise, wealthy and retired at 26 from a life of lucrative robberies, takes on a deadly job for British intelligence
The night of morningstar by Peter O'Donnell( Book )
24 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 459 libraries worldwide
Modesty and Willie are their resourceful best, using their skill in combat to overcome and destroy the enemy, a trained army called The Watchmen
Dead man's handle by Peter O'Donnell( Book )
12 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and Finnish and held by 383 libraries worldwide
Reveals Modesty at her most resourceful, fighting not only the mad logic of a shattered mind but the very elements themselves
A taste for death by Peter O'Donnell( Book )
34 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 342 libraries worldwide
The rugged team of Modesty Blaise and Willie Garvin take on the impossible odds in a duel to the death. As the adventure unfolds, travelling from London to Panama before reaching the depths of the Sahara desert, the pair will need all their killing skills to survive
Last day in Limbo by Peter O'Donnell( Book )
26 editions published between 1879 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 329 libraries worldwide
Tia Benita, the crazy aunt of a man named Paxero, initiates a daring plan to kidnap Modesty Blaise, but the plan is upset by an unexpected argument between Willie Garvin and Paxero
Cobra trap by Peter O'Donnell( Book )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 291 libraries worldwide
Collects five stories spanning the career of Modesty Blaise and her partner, Willie Garvin, from her days with The Network in Tangier to the final story in the series, where she travels to South America to save friends trapped by rebels
The moonlit journey by Peter O'Donnell( Book )
4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 288 libraries worldwide
Three encounters reassure a little boy who is scared of the dark
Dizzy by Peter O'Donnell( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 284 libraries worldwide
Left behind at the airport, an elephant searches for his friends in what seems to be a concrete jungle
Pinkie leaves home by Peter O'Donnell( Book )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 270 libraries worldwide
Pinkie the penguin leaves his cold frozen home for a place in the sun but soon misses his friends
Pieces of Modesty by Peter O'Donnell( Book )
10 editions published between 1919 and 2016 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
6 Modesty Blaise stories
Sabre-tooth by Peter O'Donnell( Book )
22 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 259 libraries worldwide
Modesty Blaise and her sidekick get themselves in and out of one predicament after another as they battle international desperadoes in the Middle East
The impossible virgin by Peter O'Donnell( Book )
14 editions published between 1971 and 2001 in English and held by 256 libraries worldwide
I, Lucifer by Peter O'Donnell( Book )
30 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 247 libraries worldwide
Large Print 16 pt. When the first threats appear they are assumed to be a hoax. But when a hundred and twenty people are threatened with death, and only a few live because they pay the ransom, while the others die from natural causes or accidents then it is no hoax. Lucifer, a paranoid young man, believes that he is Satan and has a remarkable psychic ability to predict death by natural causes. Lucifer's ability is used by Seff's gang to extract ransom from their rich victims. Seff selects the victims and warns them of their impending death, any who does not pay the ransom seemingly dies from natural causes, helped on their way by Seff's executioner, Jack Wish. By what means are the victims being killed? How is the ransom money being collected without trace from under the sea? Modesty's friend, Steve Collier, the renowned psychic researcher, is kidnapped to help Seff and he accidentally blows Modesty's cover as she investigates this mystery. Taken prisoner Modesty and her faithful lieutenant, Willie Garvin, must escape Seff's island stronghold
Dragon's claw by Peter O'Donnell( Book )
19 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and German and held by 245 libraries worldwide
While sailing, Modesty Blaise and her lieutenant Willie Garvin find one of Britain's greatest artists alone on a raft and with a strange gap in his memory
The Xanadu talisman by Peter O'Donnell( Book )
21 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 242 libraries worldwide
The silver mistress by Peter O'Donnell( Book )
22 editions published between 1973 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 229 libraries worldwide
Modesty and her partner, Willie Garvin, are hot on the trail of a captured British Intelligence agent, but when they confront the agent's bizarre captors--a criminal tycoon, a genteel lady assassin, two inscrutable Chinese killers, and the invincible Mr. Sexton, the world's premier combatant--even Modesty begins to doubt that she can succeed in this operation. Her task is further complicated when Willie's girlfriend and a young pilot also are taken hostage. Their situation seems hopeless until the Silver Mistress appears, bringing this thrilling saga to an astonishing climax
Carnegie's excuse by Peter O'Donnell( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 190 libraries worldwide
Carnegie explains why she's late for school-- a tiger jumped in her window. Suggested level: junior
The James Bond omnibus by Anthony Hern( Book )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
Collects eleven comic strips based on Ian Fleming's original novels featuring the international spy James Bond, including "Casino Royale," "Dr. No," "Thunderball," and "Goldfinger."
Modesty Blaise by Joseph Losey( visu )
5 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 114 libraries worldwide
A comedy which lampoons the sex, sadism, luxury, and latest spying techniques in secret-agent thrillers as exemplified in an account of the efforts of a female spy to prevent a priceless gem collection from falling into the hands of an international crime ring
Modesty Blaise : the Gabriel set-up by Peter O'Donnell( Book )
11 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
With her trusted right-hand man Willie Garvin and the underworld resources of the 'The Network' on tap, Modesty takes on the skilled killers of La Machine and battles to destroy a coven of blackmailers, proving once and for all that the female species is deadlier than the male
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controlled identity Brent, Madeleine

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О’Доннелл, Питер
או'דונל, פיטר
או'דונל, פיטר 1920-2010
או'דונל, פיטר, סופר בריטי
English (298)
German (36)
Finnish (27)
French (14)
Swedish (13)
Dutch (6)
Polish (6)
Danish (3)
Italian (3)
Spanish (3)
Hebrew (2)
Norwegian (2)
Hungarian (1)
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