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Marquand, John P. (John Phillips) 1893-1960

Overview
Works: 380 works in 1,379 publications in 9 languages and 37,892 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Satire  Drama  Detective and mystery films  History  Film adaptations  Horror films 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Author of introduction, Creator
Classifications: PS3525.A6695, 813.5
Publication Timeline
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Publications about John P Marquand
Publications by John P Marquand
Publications by John P Marquand, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by John P Marquand
The late George Apley : a novel in the form of a memoir by John P Marquand( Book )
131 editions published between 1936 and 2004 in English and French and held by 3,935 libraries worldwide
A portrait of a Bostonian and of the traditionbound, gilded society in which in which he lived. The story of three generations of Apley men, a story of the maturing of America, a story of the golden era of American security from 1866 to 1933. It is a fascinating, warm, witty and delightful story
Point of no return by John P Marquand( Book )
45 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,149 libraries worldwide
A man glances back on his youth in a small town as he approaches a promotional opportunity late in life
H.M. Pulham, esquire by John P Marquand( Book )
79 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,039 libraries worldwide
Biography of a man whose life is shaped by his environment
Wickford Point by John P Marquand( Book )
72 editions published between 1939 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,812 libraries worldwide
Family chronicle depicting life on an old homestead somewhere north of Boston
Sincerely, Willis Wayde by John P Marquand( Book )
29 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,773 libraries worldwide
The career of an American opportunist who is driven to power by his own sense of insecurity and self-doubt
So little time by John P Marquand( Book )
36 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,724 libraries worldwide
Personal story of successful play rewriter who feels that somewhere in life he has missed the way
B.F.'s daughter by John P Marquand( Book )
31 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,680 libraries worldwide
Beautiful girl, dominated by her wealthy father, tries to run life of her husband
Women and Thomas Harrow by John P Marquand( Book )
20 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,628 libraries worldwide
"Women and Thomas Harrow is Grade A Marquand, spellbindingly readable, smooth as cream in its polished technical craftsmanship, sardonically witty and filled with a special sort of wry and melancholy worldly wisdom."--The New York Times Playwright Thomas Harrow followed his first Broadway smash with Hollywood celebrity and became the toast of theaters from coast to coast. But the road to riches and fame has been anything but smooth. Now in his fifties, Thomas's three unhappy marriages have caused significant emotional and financial damage, and the disastrous failure of his musical Porthos of page
Melville Goodwin, USA by John P Marquand( Book )
32 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,512 libraries worldwide
Finalist for the National Book Award: This sweeping novel set in the aftermath of World War II reveals the story behind the creation of an American icon Major General Melville A. Goodwin, the son of a druggist, served in two world wars, rising through the ranks to take command of an armored division. He was a hero long before he braved a hail of bullets to save a fellow American in postwar Berlin, but until that mad act of courage, no one outside of the military had ever heard of him. That is all about to change: A weekly news magazine has convinced the major general to sit down for an ext
Thirty years by John P Marquand( Book )
12 editions published between 1954 and 1955 in English and held by 1,129 libraries worldwide
A collection of papers and short stories
Stopover: Tokyo by John P Marquand( Book )
31 editions published between 1937 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 950 libraries worldwide
In the final installment of John P. Marquand's classic espionage series, Mr. Moto returns-15 years after his previous adventure After serving his country as a paratrooper in World War II, Jack Rhyce takes on an even more dangerous mission when he becomes a secret agent in the early years of the Cold War. Now he and fellow spy Ruth Bogart have been dispatched to Tokyo to foil an assassination attempt on a leading liberal politician. Murder is only the first part of this nefarious Communist plot; the ultimate objective is to stir up anti-American sentiment in a country that has formed close b
Life at Happy Knoll by John P Marquand( Book )
14 editions published between 1957 and 1958 in English and held by 773 libraries worldwide
Stories in letter form which originally appeared in Sports illustrated magazine
Repent in haste by John P Marquand( Book )
23 editions published between 1945 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 634 libraries worldwide
War marriage goes wrong
Mr. Moto's three aces; a John P. Marquand omnibus by John P Marquand( Book )
5 editions published between 1938 and 1956 in English and held by 525 libraries worldwide
Haven's end by John P Marquand( Book )
33 editions published between 1933 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 410 libraries worldwide
Lord Timothy Dexter of Newburyport, Massachusetts, first in the East, first in the West, and the greatest philosopher in the western world by John P Marquand( Book )
11 editions published between 1925 and 1926 in English and Undetermined and held by 289 libraries worldwide
Last laugh, Mr. Moto by John P Marquand( Book )
17 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 257 libraries worldwide
A lonely island in the Caribbean is the scene of a search by Japanese and Americans for an invaluable airplane secret
Thank you, Mr. Moto by John P Marquand( Book )
32 editions published between 1936 and 2015 in English and French and held by 251 libraries worldwide
Stolen art, murder, and international intrigue-the 2nd installment in John P. Marquand's popular espionage series is an evocative portrait of 1930s Peking Tom Nelson, a jaded American expatriate, stumbles into a deadly conspiracy as tensions between Japan and China threaten to escalate into all-out war. When a British ex-army major trafficking in stolen goods is murdered, the beautiful American art dealer Eleanor Joyce is implicated in the crime. The search for the real killer leads Tom and Eleanor straight into the clutches of General Wu Lo Feng, a notorious warlord from the North who has sur
North of Grand Central; three novels of New England: The late George Apley, Wickford Point, H.M. Pulham, Esquire by John P Marquand( Book )
13 editions published between 1941 and 1956 in English and Undetermined and held by 234 libraries worldwide
Mr. Moto's last warning ( visu )
11 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
Peter Lorre returns as the clever and cunning international police detective Mr. Moto in this sixth installment of the popular series. Mr. Moto is on assignment in Egypt's Port Said, determined to thwart a diabolical conspiracy that would destroy diplomatic relations between England and France and jump start World War II. Mercenary saboteurs, led by the paranoid ventriloquist Fabian the Great (Ricardo Cortez) and the duplicitous Eric Norvel (George Sanders), plot to blow up an arriving fleet of French ships. Early on, the evil renegades are convinced they've stopped Mr. Moto for good, but they've actually murdered an imposter! Demonstrating his mastery of disguise, Mr. Moto assumes the identity of a mild-mannered antiques dealer, cannily strategizing against the scoundrels' every move. With the assistance of secret agent Richard Burke (John Carradine), Mr. Moto employs his singular ingenuity to foil the deadly scheme
 
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Alternative Names
Ioannes Phillips Marquand
Jān P. Mārkanḍ
John P. Marquand Amerikaans journalist (1893-1960)
John P. Marquand scrittore e giornalista statunitense
John Phillips Marquand US-amerikanischer Journalist und Schriftsteller
Mārkanḍ, Jān P.
Markvėnd, D. F. 1893-1960
Marquand, J. P.
Marquand, J. P. 1893-1960
Marquand, J. P. (John Phillips), 1893-1960
Marquand, John P.
Marquand, John P. 1893-1960
Marquand, John Phillips
Marquand, John Phillips 1893-1960
Philipps Marquand, John 1893-1960
Джон П. Маркванд
جان فیلیپس مارکوند ژورنالیست و نویسنده آمریکایی
جان پی مارکنڈ
جون ماركاند، 1893-1960
مارکنڈ, جان پی
존 필립스 마퀀드
ジョン・P・マーカンド
マーカンド, ジョン
マーカンド, ジョン・P
Languages
English (655)
French (18)
German (13)
Spanish (13)
Italian (3)
Norwegian (3)
Estonian (1)
Chinese (1)
Russian (1)
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