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Queen, Ellery

Works: 546 works in 2,924 publications in 10 languages and 37,678 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Detective and mystery stories, American  Bibliography  History  Biography  Suspense fiction  Novels 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Author of introduction, Author of dialog
Classifications: PS3533.U4, 813.52
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Publications about Ellery Queen
Publications by Ellery Queen
Publications by Ellery Queen, published posthumously.
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 1,102 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
Face to face by Ellery Queen( Book )
28 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 936 libraries worldwide
When Gloria Guild, the singing 'Glory' of the thirties and millionairess wife of Count Carlos Armando, is murdered, she leaves only one clue--the word 'face' written in her dying scrawl. Who or what is 'face'? Ellery and his father the Inspector, British agent Harry Burke, and Sergeant Velle are all involved in the investigation
The fourth side of the triangle by Ellery Queen( Book )
29 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 896 libraries worldwide
Queen investigates the death of a fashion designer, focusing on her lover and his family
The king is dead by Ellery Queen( Book )
38 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 892 libraries worldwide
King Bendigo (munitions king) shot behind steel doors. Who did it?
Inspector Queen's own case: November song by Ellery Queen( Book )
43 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 882 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
Calamity town : a novel by Ellery Queen( Book )
65 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 857 libraries worldwide
On moving to a small New England town, Ellery Queen becomes involved in a poisoning murder. The first of the Wrightsville novels
The last woman in his life by Ellery Queen( Book )
14 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 822 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?
Ten days' wonder by Ellery Queen( Book )
47 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in English and Swedish and held by 819 libraries worldwide
When his wealthy friend, Howard Van Horn arrives on his doorstep, beaten and disheveled, and with no memory of the past nineteen days, Ellery Queen agrees to investigate
And on the eighth day by Ellery Queen( Book )
26 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in English and held by 760 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
Cop out; a novel by Ellery Queen( Book )
12 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in English and held by 726 libraries worldwide
To escape a manhunt, a gang of killers takes a cop's daughter hostage After years of toil for Aztec Paper Products, Thomas Howland only makes 112.90 per week. When it comes time for the company to compensate its workers, he is in charge of carrying the payroll: 24,000 in cold hard cash. Eventually, Howland is overcome by temptation. In exchange for a promised cut of the spoils, he hands the payroll over to a gang of thieves-but they reward him with 3 bullets in the heart. The heat is on, and the killers take refuge in the only thing they can: crime. Wesley Malone is a small-town cop, as toug
A fine and private place by Ellery Queen( Book )
28 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 719 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!
The finishing stroke by Ellery Queen( Book )
24 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in English and held by 679 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
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 673 libraries worldwide
101 years' entertainment : the great detective stories, 1841-1941 by Ellery Queen( Book )
19 editions published between 1941 and 1946 in English and held by 663 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!
Cat of many tails by Ellery Queen( Book )
34 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in English and held by 659 libraries worldwide
New York City is terrorized by a serial killer, and only Ellery Queen can stop the panic. In the dog days of August, it is no surprise to see New Yorkers perspire. But this summer, a killer called the Cat gives the city a new reason to sweat. He selects his victims seemingly at random and strangles them, then escapes without leaving a clue. As the death toll climbs, and the press whips the public into horrified frenzy, Gotham teeters on the edge of anarchy. Ellery Queen, the brilliant amateur sleuth, has gone into retirement when the Cat begins to kill. As his father, a seasoned homicide detective, leads the investigation into the murder, Ellery tries to avoid getting involved. But as the body count rises, he can no longer resist the urge to hunt. The Queens are known for their curiosity ⁰́₄ and everyone knows how curiosity can affect a cat
The origin of evil by Ellery Queen( Book )
25 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 642 libraries worldwide
Ellery was sun-bathing in the doorway of his Hollywood bedroom when the pretty young girl appeared. "I don't think there's anything funny in a dead dog, do you?" she asked. "Dogs die all the time," Ellery said. The girl stared down at her cigarette. "He was a gift, and it killed my father." "How exactly did a dead dog 'kill' your father?" "It murdered him."
The Roman hat mystery : a problem in deduction by Ellery Queen( Book )
67 editions published between 1929 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 638 libraries worldwide
Theatre-goer Monte Field, a shady criminal lawyer, is found dead in his theatre seat by a passing patron. He had obviously been murdered. The police are informed, bringing Richard Queen swiftly to the scene and with the help of his son Ellery they proceed to untangle the crime. But, where is Field's missing silk hat and why were the seats either side of the body empty?
Double, double; a new novel of Wrightsville by Ellery Queen( Book )
32 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 635 libraries worldwide
A hermit's mysterious death draws Ellery Queen back to the town he thought he'd left forever Ellery Queen was raised in New York City, but his heart belongs to the village of Wrightsville. An idyllic New England hamlet, it was the site of some of the world-famous detective's most remarkable investigations. After years of solving murder cases in Wrightsville's coziest parlors, Queen was sure the community did not have any further mysteries to offer. But an anonymous letter draws him back to the most dangerous small town in America. Luke MacCaby's sagging old Victorian mansion sits on the edge
The scarlet letters by Ellery Queen( Book )
32 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 589 libraries worldwide
The French powder mystery by Ellery Queen( Book )
54 editions published between 1930 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 466 libraries worldwide
The young Ellery Queen tracks down the killer who left the corpse of a beautiful woman in a Fifth Avenue department store window
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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
Куин, Эллери
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
クイーン, エラリイ
奎恩, 艾勒里
English (765)
Japanese (71)
Spanish (27)
Chinese (23)
French (8)
Swedish (5)
Dutch (5)
Korean (2)
Catalan (1)
Russian (1)
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