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Tey, Josephine 1896 or 1897-1952

Overview
Works: 148 works in 782 publications in 4 languages and 26,575 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories  History  Drama  Psychological fiction  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery films 
Classifications: PR6025.A2547, 823.912
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The daughter of time by Josephine Tey( Book )
88 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 3,941 libraries worldwide
Story of the search for the truth about the murder of the Princes in the Tower
Brat Farrar by Josephine Tey( Book )
50 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in English and held by 1,735 libraries worldwide
A young English orphan who tries to pass himself off as the rightful heir in a horse-breeding family goes through a process of regeneration as he unfolds a murder mystery
The franchise affair by Josephine Tey( Book )
52 editions published between 1945 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,646 libraries worldwide
Murder at a physical training college
The man in the queue by Josephine Tey( Book )
42 editions published between 1929 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 1,588 libraries worldwide
Inspector Grant of the CID travels deep into the theatrical world in his efforts to build up a picture of the nameless stranger found stabbed to death in the queue outside the theatre
The singing sands by Josephine Tey( Book )
37 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,566 libraries worldwide
On sick leave from Scotland Yard, Inspector Alan Grant is planning a quiet holiday with an old school chum to recover from overwork and mental fatigue. Traveling on the night train to Scotland, however, Grant stumbles upon a dead man and a cryptic poem about "the stones that walk" and "the singing sands," which send him off on a fascinating search into the verse's meaning and the identity of the deceased. Despite his doctor's orders, Grant needs just this sort of casual inquiry to quiet his jangling nerves
Three by Tey: Miss Pym disposes; The Franchise affair [and] Brat Farrar by Josephine Tey( Book )
12 editions published between 1947 and 1968 in English and held by 1,461 libraries worldwide
A psychologist finds herself involved in an "accident" that's really murder, a lawyer defends two women accused of cruelty and witchcraft, and an orphan finds both a family and a murder
A shilling for candles by Josephine Tey( Book )
38 editions published between 1936 and 2012 in English and held by 1,408 libraries worldwide
A woman's body is found on the English seacoast, and twisted in her hair is an article screaming murder. For Inspector Alan Grant, the case becomes a nightmare, as too many clues and too many motives arise
To love and be wise by Josephine Tey( Book )
35 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,170 libraries worldwide
"Literary sherry parties were not Alan Grant's cup of tea. But when the Scotland Yard Inspector arrived to pick up actress Marta Hallard for dinner, he was struck by the handsome young American photographer, Leslie Searle. Author Lavinia Fitch was sure her guest "must have been something very wicked in ancient Greece," and the art colony at Salcott St. Mary would have agreed."--Back cover
Four, five, and six by Tey by Josephine Tey( Book )
19 editions published between 1951 and 1974 in English and held by 1,085 libraries worldwide
(Singing sands) Inspector Grant's holiday in Scotland ends abruptly with the discovery of a body in compartment B7 of the night train
The daughter of time by Josephine Tey( Sound Recording )
26 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 974 libraries worldwide
Confined to a hospital bed, Scotland Yard's Inspector Alan Grant is bored. To divert his attention from his pain, a friend brings him pictures of faces. He becomes engrossed with the portrait of Richard III. How is it possible that such a sensitive-appearing soul could have been portrayed as the odious villain, the Wicked Uncle of history, responsible for the murder of his young nephews, heirs to the British throne, in order to secure the line of succession for himself? Grant reconsiders 500-year-old evidence pertaining to one of the most intriguing mysteries of all time: Who really killed the two princes in the Tower of London? Tey's answer to this question has provoked controversy among historians
Miss Pym disposes by Josephine Tey( Book )
32 editions published between 1946 and 2011 in English and held by 958 libraries worldwide
When Miss Pym prevents a girl from cheating by destroying her crib notes, she unwittingly set in motion a fatal "accident" that only she can prove was murder
The expensive halo : a fable without moral by Josephine Tey( Book )
10 editions published between 1931 and 2010 in English and held by 312 libraries worldwide
Miss Pym disposes by Josephine Tey( Book )
4 editions published between 1948 and 2007 in English and held by 305 libraries worldwide
A solicitous guest lecturer at an English women's college uses her own psychological theories to solve a campus murder case
The privateer by Josephine Tey( Book )
13 editions published between 1952 and 1987 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
Kif : an unvarnished history by Josephine Tey( Book )
7 editions published between 1929 and 1990 in English and held by 229 libraries worldwide
A shilling for candles by Josephine Tey( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
On a clear, sunny morning on the southern coast of England, the body of famous screen actress Christine Clay is found lying limp on the beach. As Scotland Yard's Inspector Alan Grant tries to determine whether it was an accidental death or murder, he finds too many clues, too many motives, and too many people who wanted the movie star dead
The man in the queue by Josephine Tey( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 155 libraries worldwide
A stranger found stabbed to death outside a theatre lacks any form of identity. Inspector Grant of the CID travels deep into the theatrical world in his efforts to build up a picture of the nameless man and solve the murder
Brat Farrar by Josephine Tey( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Three by Tey by Josephine Tey( Book )
10 editions published between 1949 and 1980 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Richard of Bordeaux, a play in two acts by Gordon Daviot( Book )
30 editions published between 1933 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 80 libraries worldwide
The story of Richard II, King of England during the fourteenth century
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Daviot, Gordon, 1896 or 1897-1952

Daviot, Gordon, Pseudonyme
Gordon-Daviot, Pseudonyme
Mackintosh, Elizabeth, 1896-1952
Mackintosh, Elizabeth, 1896 or 1897-1952
Mackintosh, Elizabeth, 1896 or 7-1952
Tey, Josephine, 1896 or 7-1952
Tey, Josephine, Pseudonyme
Languages
English (601)
Japanese (3)
Chinese (3)
Malay (1)
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