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Wallace, Edgar 1875-1932

Overview
Works: 3,436 works in 10,753 publications in 17 languages and 43,595 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Detective and mystery fiction  Fantasy fiction  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Parodies, imitations, etc  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Author, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Librettist, Contributor, Conceptor, Author of introduction, Performer, Director
Classifications: PR6045.A327, FIC
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Most widely held works by Edgar Wallace
King Kong by Delos W Lovelace( Book )
69 editions published between 1932 and 2011 in 11 languages and held by 1,397 libraries worldwide
A novelization of the 1930s cinematic classic follows the discovery on a remote island of a giant ape, the beast's ill-fated affection for a young woman, and his capture and exploitation by greedy would-be entrepreneurs. Includes stills from the original movie
The four just men by Edgar Wallace( Book )
125 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 701 libraries worldwide
The mysterious Four Just Men are wealthy Europeans who move easily in high society but, capable of convincing disguise and brilliant acting, are as likely to be found on the street corners of London as at the dinner tables of Paris and Rome. They are the ultimate vigilantes. Their job is to exact justice where governments and police are hamstrung. They work outside the law - and set about their business with grim precision
King Kong : complete 1933 film score by Max Steiner( Sound Recording )
23 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in English and German and held by 498 libraries worldwide
The mighty gorilla, King Kong, is vanquished by his love for a woman. Original novelization of the film King Kong
Great classic stories [22 unabridged classics] ( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 420 libraries worldwide
Reginald on house parties / Saki - The Sphinx without a secret / Oscar Wilde -- Tobermory / Saki -- On being idle / Jerome K. Jerome -- For better or worse / W.W. Jacobs -- The model millionaire / Oscar Wilde -- The garden of truth / E. Nesbit -- The cat that walked by himself / Rudyard Kipling -- The girl from Arles / Alphonse Daudet -- Mr. & Mrs. Dove / Katherine Mansfield -- Georgie Porgie / Rudyard Kipling -- Caterpillars / E.F. Benson -- Lost hearts / M.R. James -- Ship to Tarshish / John Buchan -- The tell-tale heart / Edgar Allan Poe -- The man of the night / Edgar Wallace -- Dr. Heidegger's experiment / Nathaniel Hawthorne -- B 24 / Arthur Conan Doyle -- Pat Hobby & Orson Welles / F. Scott Fitzgerald - Mad / Guy de Maupassant -- The black cat / Edgar Allan Poe -- The monkey's paw / W.W. Jacobs
The mind of Mr J.G. Reeder by Edgar Wallace( Book )
55 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 329 libraries worldwide
I see wrong in everything, ' said Mr Reeder, 'I have the mind of a criminal.' At first glance J G Reeder is an ordinary, slightly shabby little man with red hair, weak eyes, whiskers, square-toed boots and a chest protector cravat. However, working for the Public Prosecutor he finds plenty to stretch his extraordinary mind. Here are eight thrilling, highly original tales from one of the greatest talents ever applied to detective fiction
Sanders of the river by Edgar Wallace( Book )
65 editions published between 1911 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 329 libraries worldwide
Commissioner Sanders is called upon by the British Government to keep a watchful eye upon some quarter of a natives, who ten years before had regarded white men as they regard the unicorn. '
The door with seven locks by Edgar Wallace( Book )
83 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 289 libraries worldwide
Dick Martin is leaving Scotland Yard. His final job, investigating a stolen book, takes him via a conversation with the librarian Sybil Lansdown to Gallows Cottage and a meeting with Dr. Stalletti
The green archer by Edgar Wallace( Book )
37 editions published between 1923 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 274 libraries worldwide
The crimson circle by Edgar Wallace( Book )
53 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 268 libraries worldwide
A mysterious black-mail ring operates in England -- a ring whose demands can be ignored only at the risk of deadly peril, and whose calling card is an iconic red circle
The council of justice by Edgar Wallace( Book )
30 editions published between 1908 and 2014 in English and Slovenian and held by 227 libraries worldwide
"There are crimes for which no punishment is adequate, offences that the written law cannot efface. Herein lies the justification for The Council of Justice- a meeting of great and passionless intellects. These men are indifferent to world opinion. They relentlessly wage their wits and cunning against powerful underworld organisations, against past masters of villainy and against minds equally astute. And to breakers of the unwritten laws they deal death"--Page 4 of cover
The avenger by Edgar Wallace( Book )
51 editions published between 1926 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 189 libraries worldwide
A Foreign Office investigator must catch a cold-blooded killer who beheads his victims
Again the Three Just Men by Edgar Wallace( Book )
20 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
Ten thrilling tales from the secret files of the world & rsquo;s most famous vigilantes An honest workingman tries to intimidate his wife & rsquo;s blackmailer and winds up in prison. Only the organization known as the Four Just Men can save him & mdash;by taking the law into their own hands. A noted professor is found strangled to death in his laboratory, and the prime suspect is his sinister-looking son. When Manfred and Gonsalez realize that the police have not only the wrong man, but the wrong murder method, they set a trap for the real killer. A chance encounter on a golf course reveals a plot to eradicate one of the earth & rsquo;s most innocent and necessary creatures, and Gonsalez vows to stop the mad scientist in charge, whatever it takes. With the assassination of Sir Philip Ramon and the war against the Red Hundred years behind them, Manfred, Gonsalez, and Poiccart have settled into lives of scholarship and leisure. That does not mean, however, that they can let injustice stand. Wherever these three principled men go, they carry with them the memory of the original fourth member of their group, who was gunned down in a Bordeaux café decades ago. In his honor, and in defense of innocence and integrity, they will act & mdash;swiftly and without remorse. In these unforgettable stories, Edgar Wallace demonstrates the enduring appeal of a clever mystery solved & mdash;and vengeance obtained. This ebook features a new introduction by Otto Penzler and has been professionally proofread to ensure accuracy and readability on all devices
The squeaker by Edgar Wallace( Book )
68 editions published between 1920 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 182 libraries worldwide
James Graeme deja el hotel donde festejaba a solas su Ultimo golpe cuando lo interceptan cuatro agentes de Scotland Yard. No vale la pena resistirse ni inventar coartadas: alguien lo ha delatado. Pero, quien Le toca un juez blando y lo condenan a solo tres aNos en la temible prisiOn de Dartmoor. Cuando sale en libertad, Graeme tiene un solo objetivo: descubrir y dar muerte al Delator. Pero Scotland Yard tambien va detrAs del pAjaro que, aunque les ha rendido servicios durante aNos, es ahora dueNo de un imperio criminal. Para complicar mAs las cosas, los dos periOdicos de mAs ventas de Londres tambien estAn detrAs de la pista y de una noticia sensacional
The traitors' gate by Edgar Wallace( Book )
38 editions published between 1926 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 177 libraries worldwide
Hope Joyner is in love with Sir Richard Hallowell. Diana Montague, once engaged to Sir Richard, now keeps dubious company - Sir Richard's brother Graham for one. Since Graham has been away Diana has acquired money, and she is now Press Secretary for the Prince of Kishlastan, who is totally besotted with her
The clue of the twisted candle by Edgar Wallace( Book )
38 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 177 libraries worldwide
The Clue of the Twisted Candle Another locked-room mystery by British master storyteller Edgar Wallace. In this tale, John Lexman, a renown mystery writer, is imprisoned on charges of murder. T.X. Meredith, his friend employed by Scotland Yard, tries to prove his innocence
The just men of Cordova by Edgar Wallace( Book )
26 editions published between 1917 and 2014 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
The three friends - Poiccart, Manfred and Gonsalez - may be enjoying the Spanish city of Cordova with its Moorish influences, but they are still committed to employing their intellect and cunning to dispense justice. They consider that when justice is meted out for some crimes, the punishment is insufficient. Their belief is that there are some transgressions that the written law cannot redress. The Just Men are ruthless and will use their own methods. They will carry out their own verdicts - and deal death
Bones in London by Edgar Wallace( Book )
36 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 109 libraries worldwide
The new Managing Director of Schemes Ltd has an elegant London office and a theatrically dressed assistant - however Bones, as he is better known, is bored. Everyone is totally unprepared for Bones' unnerving style of doing business, unprepared for his unique style of innocent and endearing mischief
The angel of terror by Edgar Wallace( Book )
39 editions published between 1890 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 108 libraries worldwide
To save herself from debtor prison, a girl agrees to marry a convicted killer When her father died, Lydia lost her closest friend in the world and inherited a mountain of debt. Though she works tirelessly, she doubts she will ever be able to pay it all off. She is near despair when a lawyer comes to her with a most unusual proposal that could save her finances & mdash;and cost her life. The lawyer & rsquo;s client is James Meredith, a wealthy young man who has been sentenced to a lifetime of hard labor for a murder he did not commit. The witness who put him away was his fiance, Miss Briggerland, whose icy beauty conceals a heart that burns with rage. The lawyer asks Lydia to marry James in order to keep the psychotic woman away from his fortune, but Miss Briggerland is not one to be crossed lightly. She will take her revenge on Lydia, and she will take it in blood. This ebook features a new introduction by Otto Penzler and has been professionally proofread to ensure accuracy and readability on all devices
Hallo!--hier spricht Edgar Wallace : die Geschichte der deutschen Kriminalfilmserie von 1959-1972 by Joachim Kramp( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in German and held by 16 libraries worldwide
People by Edgar Wallace( Book )
9 editions published between 1926 and 2014 in English and German and held by 15 libraries worldwide
 
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Edgar Wallace angleški pisatelj
Edgar Wallace Brits journalist
Edgar Wallace englischer Krimi-Schriftsteller
Edgar Wallace journaliste, romancier, dramaturge et cinéaste anglais
Edgar Wallace Richard Horacio Edgar Freeman, écrivain anglais
Edgar Wallace scrittore, giornalista, sceneggiatore e commediografo britannico
Edgarus Wallace
Uolles, É. 1875-1932
Uolles, Ėdgar 1875-1932
Valas, Edgar
Valas, Edgar 1875-1932
Volles, Edgar 1875-1932
Volless, Edg 1875-1932
Volless, Edgars 1875-1932
Wallace, Bryan Edgar 1875-1932
Wallace, Edgar
Wallace, Edgar 1875-1932
Wallace, Edwar 1875-1932
Wallace, Richard Horacio Edgar 1875-1932
Wallace, Richard Horatio Edgar
Wallace, Richard Horatio Edgar 1875-1932
Едгар Воллес
Едгар Уолъс
Уоллес, Э 1875-1932
Уоллес, Э. (Эдгар), 1875-1932
Уоллес, Эдгар 1875-1932
Уоллесъ, Эдгаръ.
Эдгар Ўолес
Эдгар Уоллес
וואלאס, אדגאר
וואלאס, אדגאר 1875־1932
וואלעס, אדגר 1875-1932
וולס, אדגר
וולס, ריצ'ארד הורשיו אדגר
וולס, ריצ'רד הורשיו אדגר
וועלס, אדגר 1875-1932
ולס, אדגר 1875-1932
إدجار والاس، 1875-1932
إدغار والاس
ادگار والاس
والاس، ادجار
ဝေါလေ့၊ အဂ္ဂါ
ウォーレス, エドガー
エドガー・ウォーレス
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