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Wallace, Edgar 1875-1932

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King Kong by Peter Jackson( visu )
43 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,408 libraries worldwide
Young, beautiful down-on-her-luck actress Ann Darrow is from the world of 1930s vaudeville. She meets over-ambitious filmmaker Carl Denham, who brings her on an exploratory expedition to a remote island where she finds compassion and the true meaning of humanity with an ape named Kong. Together, beauty and beast finally meet their fate in New York, where the filmmaker commercially exploits the ape in his quest for fame and the man who falls in love with Ann plays an unlikely hero by trying to save her
The four just men by Edgar Wallace( Book )
132 editions published between 1900 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 715 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 by Delos W Lovelace( Sound Recording )
30 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in English and German and held by 503 libraries worldwide
The mighty gorilla, King Kong, is vanquished by his love for a woman
Great classic stories : [22 unabridged classics] ( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 406 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 )
65 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 322 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 1900 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 312 libraries worldwide
Written when world powers were vying for colonial honour, this novel encapsulates the beliefs and assumptions that motivated such quests. There is religious-palava, raiding-palava, and all the while, Bosambo, magnificent chief of the Ochori, watches on
The crimson circle by Edgar Wallace( Book )
83 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 297 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 door with seven locks by Edgar Wallace( Book )
86 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 276 libraries worldwide
Dick Martin is leaving Scotland Yard. His final job, investigating a stolen book, takes him to Gallows Cottage. Arriving home, Martin finds Lew Pheeney being followed by a man for whom he worked. 'Doing what?' demands Martin. Lew confesses. 'I was trying to open a dead man's tomb!' The telephone rings
The squeaker by Edgar Wallace( Book )
76 editions published between 1920 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 181 libraries worldwide
The Squeaker is a piece of early crime writing by author Richard Wallace, first published in 1927. It is the thrilling story of story of a group of London jewel thieves and the company they keep. An entertaining tale of mystery and intrigue in London's underworld, this volume constitutes a must-read for lovers of crime fiction. Many vintage books such as this had been becoming increasingly rare or expensive. This volume is now republished in an available, modern, high-quality edition complete with a specially commissioned new biography of the author
Again the Three Just Men by Edgar Wallace( Book )
20 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in English and held by 179 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 clue of the twisted candle by Edgar Wallace( Book )
44 editions published between 1900 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 159 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 )
27 editions published between 1917 and 2014 in English and held by 152 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
The black abbot by Edgar Wallace( Book )
27 editions published between 1926 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 151 libraries worldwide
They say the ghost of the Black Abbot has been seen near the old abbey, and Cartwright the grocer claims to have seen it too. Meanwhile Harry Alford, eighteenth Earl of Chelford is engaged to Leslie Gine, sister of Arthur, solicitor and gambler with the family fortune. The Earl had originally asked his secretary Mary Wenner to be his bride, but his half brother Richard intervened to stop the marriage. Plotting revenge, Mary proposes she and Arthur marry. Her dowry, she insists, will be fifteen tons of Spanish gold - the missing Chelford treasure
The angel of terror by Edgar Wallace( Book )
56 editions published between 1890 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 120 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
The keepers of the king's peace by Edgar Wallace( Book )
37 editions published between 1917 and 2015 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
I want you to go up the Isango, Bones, ' said Sanders, 'there may be some trouble there - a woman is working miracles.' Unexpected things happen in the territories of the Belgian Congo where Commissioner Sanders keeps an uneasy peace, aided by his trusty assistant Lieutenant Hamilton and hindered, unintentionally, by the trouble-prone Bones. He must deal with 'ju-ju', 'religious-palava', lost vials of virulent disease - and all the while Bosambo, the magnificent king of the Ochori, watches on
The green rust by Edgar Wallace( Book )
35 editions published between 1900 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 109 libraries worldwide
A brilliant but maniacal scientist is determined to unleash a virulent plague that threatens to drive humankind to the brink of extinction. The evil doctor matches wits with two top-notch detectives, one of whom happens to be a young woman
Bones in London by Edgar Wallace( Book )
43 editions published between 1900 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 101 libraries worldwide
This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery
Jack o' Judgment by Edgar Wallace( Book )
34 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Though his intentions might be pure, brutally violent vigilante Jack is bent on revenge -- and he'll do whatever it takes to exact his retribution against the criminal kingpin known as Dan Boundary
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 17 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 britský autor detektivek, novinář a dramatik
Edgar Wallace engelsk forfatter, journalist og dramatiker
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, Эд. (Эдгар), 1875-1932
Уоллес, Эдг. (Эдгар), 1875-1932
Уоллес, Эдгар 1875-1932
Уоллес, Эдгаръ, 1875-1932
Уоллесъ, Едгаръ, 1875-1932
Уоллесъ, Эд. (Эдгар), 1875-1932
Уоллесъ, Эдгаръ.
Уоллесъ, Эдгаръ, 1875-1932
Эдгар Ўолес
Эдгар Уоллес
וואלאס, אדגאר
וואלאס, אדגאר 1875־1932
וואלאס, אדגאר, סופר בריטי
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
에드거 월리스
ウォーレス, エドガー
English (748)
German (193)
Spanish (30)
French (8)
Ukrainian (6)
Italian (5)
Portuguese (4)
Slovenian (2)
Hebrew (2)
Arabic (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Russian (1)
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