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Queen, Ellery

Works: 487 works in 1,510 publications in 10 languages and 23,098 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Detective and mystery stories, American  Detective and mystery stories, English  Bibliography  Short stories  History  Novels 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Author of dialog
Classifications: PS3533.U4, 813.52
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Most widely held works by Ellery Queen
The house of brass by Ellery Queen( Book )
29 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,122 libraries worldwide
Lured by the promise of fabulous wealth, six men and women arrive at the mansion of the aged millionare Hendrik Brass, but they've been enticed into a joke with a punch line of murder. Ellery Queen and his father, the Inspector, investigate
The player on the other side by Ellery Queen( Book )
38 editions published between 1863 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 970 libraries worldwide
A series of cryptic notes announce a death in a bizarre wealthy family York Square is a tidy private garden surrounded by 4 matching castles, each inhabited by a different branch of the York family. There's Robert, commanding and icy; Myra, gentle and ill; Emily, who would prefer to live in a cottage; and Percival, who has many personal secrets. Watching them all is the gardener, Walt, who sees more than any of them realize. When an anonymous scribe starts sending him letters of praise, Walt is happier than he's ever been. But when a strange card marked with the letter J heralds the death of Robert, the happy garden begins to wilt. Unlocking the puzzle of the bizarre notes falls to the legendary Ellery Queen. He finds that the Yorks are locked in a ghoulish bargain--one that can only be escaped by death
The king is dead by Ellery Queen( Book )
37 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 929 libraries worldwide
King Bendigo (munitions king) shot behind steel doors. Who did it?
Inspector Queen's own case: November song by Ellery Queen( Book )
39 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 896 libraries worldwide
NYPD retiree Dick Queen finally has his own case when his famous writer-detective son is away, but the case involving the death of a patient takes a new turn when he begins to court the nurse who witnessed the patient's murder
The last woman in his life by Ellery Queen( Book )
15 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 842 libraries worldwide
John Levering Benedict III had more money, mansions, cars, and women than most men. That included three ex-wives with extraordinary physiques. One of these beauties had bashed in Benedict's skull. The clues were many and all had been planted at the scene of the brutal crime. But by whom? For Ellery Queen the most important question was, who was the last woman in John Benedict's life?
And on the eighth day by Ellery Queen( Book )
31 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 831 libraries worldwide
When Ellery Queen's car breaks down in Death Valley in 1944, "he is welcomed as a sort of prophet into an isolationist religious community, and as such asked to root out a corruption growing in their midst."--Cover
A fine and private place by Ellery Queen( Book )
29 editions published between 1971 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 731 libraries worldwide
The 9-word clue was one of 9 cryptic notes that had been sent to haunt Inspector Queen and Ellery 9 days after the murder. The case was sure to be a dazzling crossfire of wits. Brilliant, bloody, and baffling--to the 9th degree!
Bibliophile in the nursery : a bookman's treasury of collectors' lore on old and rare children's books by William Targ( Book )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 684 libraries worldwide
101 years' entertainment : the great detective stories, 1841-1941 by Ellery Queen( Book )
4 editions published between 1941 and 1945 in English and held by 507 libraries worldwide
"C. Auguste Dupin in The Purloined Letter", Edgar Allan Poe/"Sherlock Holmes in The Science of Deduction", A. Conan Doyle/"Martin Hewitt in The Lenton Croft Robberies", Arthur Morrison/"Prince Zaleski in The S.S.", M.P Shiel/"The Old man in the Corner in The Dublin Mystery", Baroness Orczy/"The Thinking Machine in The Problem of Cell 13", Jacques Futrelle/"Eugene Valmont in The Absent-Minded Coterie", Robert Barr/"Arsene Lupin in The Red Silk Scarf", Maurice Leblanc/"Dr. Thorndyke in The Puzzle Lock", Austin Freeman/"Pather Brown in The Secret GArdden", Gilbert K. Chesterton/"Average Jones in The Man Who Spoke Latin", Aamuel Hopkins Adams/" Uncle Abner in The Doomdorf Mystery", Melville Davission Post/"Philip Trent in The Sweet Shot", E.C. Bentley/"Max Carrados in The Tragedy at Brookbend Cottage", Ernest Bramah/"Inspector Barraclough in The Pink Edge", Frank Froest and George Dilnot/"Mr. Fortune in The Long Dinner", H.C. Bailey/"Hercule Poirot in A Chess Problem", Agatha Christie/"Superintendent Wilson in The Owl At The Window", G.D.H. and M.I. Cole/"Lord Peter Wimsey in A Matter Of Taste", Dorothy L. Sayers/"Dr. Hailey in The Cyprian Bees", Anthony Wynne/"Miles Bredon in Solved by Inspection", Ronald a. Knox/"Roger Sheringham in The Avenging Chance", Anthony Berkeley/"Albert Campion in The Border-Line Case", Margery Allingham/"Mr. Linley in The Two Bottles of Relish", Lord Dunsany/"Sam Spade in A Man Called Spade", Dashiell Hammett. AND MORE!
The glass village, a novel by Ellery Queen( Book )
3 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 486 libraries worldwide
New England naturalist painter Aunt Fanny Adams had only begun painting in her eighties, but sales of her work supported the Shinn Corners village school, the local church, and most of the other village institutions. When she is found murdered, the village people focus their rage on a wandering tramp. Only quick thinking by Judge Shinn and houseguest, Major Johnny Shinn, prevents a planned lynching. Judge Shinn sets up a trial by jury involving all the residents of the small village
The devil to pay by Ellery Queen( Book )
42 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 460 libraries worldwide
"When Hollywood bigwig Solly Spaeth is murdered, thousands cheer. He is a most popular corpse, for Solly's stock manipulations have ruined many, including his partner. A cut and dried case - or so it appears. Enter master detective Ellery Queen, whose embarrassing questions uncover a maze of conflicting alibis and motives, and ultimately reveal a deadly face lurking beneath the glittering mask of Tinseltown"--Page 4 of cover
The finishing stroke by Ellery Queen( Book )
3 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in English and held by 411 libraries worldwide
In 1929 after the publication of his first novel, Ellery Queen is one of twelve people gathered for the holidays at a snowbound Christmas party. The party turns grim when a guest begins sending grizzly gifts to the host--a warning of murder to culminate on the 12th night
Ellery Queen's circumstantial evidence : 22 stories from Ellery Queen's mystery magazine ( Book )
2 editions published between 1977 and 1980 in English and held by 333 libraries worldwide
Today's reader asks for mysteries with hard evidence-- or at the least, circumstantial evidence-- leading to the truth. Here are 22 stories with just enough ambiguity to tease your wits, to baffle and fascinate and entertain you, and stimulate your imagination
The tragedy of X by Ellery Queen( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 318 libraries worldwide
New York City, the early 30's. A man is poisoned on a crowded streetcar during rush hour. Everyone saw him die, but no one saw the killer! And far too many people had good reason to hate Longstreet. The few clues lead up to a blind alley, and District Attorney Bruno and Inspector Thumm pay a call on Drury Lane. Drury Lane! Retired Shakespearean actor. Matinee idol. Master of disguise. Amateur sleuth who finds "crime the highest refinement of human drama." Ellery Queen's most flamboyant creation. Seated amid the splendor of the vast medieval halls of his castle on the Hudson, Drury Lane hears the story. Almost at once, he knows who the murderer is, but refuses to reveal his identity until he has sufficient evidence for the police to arrest him. In the great tradition, all the clues are scrupulously presented to you, the reader. Can you solve the case before the police?
The door between : a problem in deduction by Ellery Queen( Book )
54 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 313 libraries worldwide
Ellery Queen's crookbook : 25 stories from Ellery Queen's mystery magazine ( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 312 libraries worldwide
Ellery Queen's Eyes of mystery by Ellery Queen( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 311 libraries worldwide
Includes fourteen stories from the Best detective stories of the year, 1963-1977
Ellery Queen's book of first appearances ( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 310 libraries worldwide
Ellery Queen's Japanese golden dozen : the detective story world in Japan by Ellery Queen( Book )
7 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and held by 297 libraries worldwide
The Greek coffin mystery by Daniel Nathan( Book )
9 editions published between 1932 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 179 libraries worldwide
A missing will and an extra corpse buried with an elderly Greek art dealer and collector bring Ellery Queen and his father, Inspector Queen to investigate what may turn out to have been murder
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Dannay, Frederic, 1905-1982

controlled identity Deming, Richard

controlled identity Lee, Manfred B. (Manfred Bennington), 1905-1971

controlled identity Queen, Ellery, Jr.

controlled identity Ross, Barnaby

Aileili Kuiyin.
Dannay, F.
Dannay, Frederic
Dannay, Frederic Und Manfred Lee
Dannay, Frederick
Ellery Queen
Kuin, Ėlleri
Kuīn, Erarī
Kuiyin, Aileili.
Lee, M.B.
Lee, Manfred
Lee, Manfred B.
Lee, Manfred Bennington
Lepofsky, Manfred, dit Manfred B. Lee
Nathan, Daniel, dit Frederic Dannay
Queen, Ellery, Jr.
Queen, Ellery Junior
Queen, Ellery, pseud.
Ross, Barnaby.
Квин, Эллери
Квин, Эллеры
בנינגטון, מנפרד (במשותף עם פרדריק דני)
דאניי, פרדריק
דני, פרדריק (במשותף עם מנפרד לי בנינגטון)
לי, מאנפרד
לי, מאנפרד בנינגטון בן בנימין
קווין, אלרי
앨러리 퀸
엘러리 퀸
쿠인, 엘러리
퀸, 앨러리
퀸, 엘러리
クィーン, エラリー
クィーン, エラリイ
クイーン, E
English (290)
Chinese (20)
Spanish (16)
Japanese (15)
French (8)
Dutch (6)
Russian (2)
German (1)
Hebrew (1)
Korean (1)
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