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Creasey, John

Overview
Works: 175 works in 1,001 publications in 4 languages and 16,979 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
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Publications by John Creasey
Publications by John Creasey, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about John Creasey
 
Most widely held works by John Creasey
The masters of Bow Street, a novel by John Creasey( Book )
17 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in English and held by 698 libraries worldwide
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A splinter of glass by John Creasey( Book )
17 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in English and held by 628 libraries worldwide
A major gold bullion robbery has been pulled off by a totally ruthless and terrifying gang. Murder along the way is if no consequence to them. Now, they must protect their haul and as they become increasingly desperate so the threat of violence increases. Roger West of Scotland Yard must solve the case, but the only clue is a splinter of glass
A bundle for the Toff by John Creasey( Book )
21 editions published between 1967 and 2007 in English and held by 449 libraries worldwide
A newborn baby has been left at the doorstep of Richard Gresham Terrace's flat. He was well known for his generous nature and had given a helping hand to many. However, this incident put his reputation on the line. What would he have to do to prove that the child is not his?
The mists of fear by John Creasey( Book )
20 editions published between 1955 and 2015 in English and held by 429 libraries worldwide
Dr Palfrey was up against a baffling mystery. The world over, people were disappearing, seen to vaporise in a swirling white mist. He sent Jim Forrester to Spain on a slim lead, hoping it might develop into something concrete. Lured on by a beautiful girl, Forrester had begun putting two and two together when he also succumbed to the mist
The Toff and the lady by John Creasey( Book )
18 editions published between 1946 and 2005 in English and held by 414 libraries worldwide
The letter was addressed simply to "The Toff, London W1." Inside it was a photograph of a lovely woman. The lady herself had arrived at a society ball the previous night, looking deadly pale in black satin and mink. She said she had lost her memory and nobody knew who she was. Within days, murder and intrigue had followed her
The Toff goes to market by John Creasey( Book )
15 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in English and held by 375 libraries worldwide
Scotland yard investigates a slightly illegal neighborhood service--the black market where luxuries, as well as death, could be found
Inspector West at home by John Creasey( Book )
10 editions published between 1944 and 1973 in English and Hebrew and held by 375 libraries worldwide
The Toff and the Golden Boy by John Creasey( Book )
16 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in English and held by 368 libraries worldwide
An outbreak of robberies on small tobacconist shops in London, involving a gang of long-haired youths led by Golden Boy, has the Toff searching for a motive, especially as the profits are so small. What is it that gives Golden Boy such hold over these boys? When several attempts are made on the Toff's life in an effort to make him drop the case, it becomes apparent that much more is involved than profits from small shop raids. Whatever the risks he has to find out
Murder, London-South Africa by John Creasey( Book )
11 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in English and held by 354 libraries worldwide
A kidnapping and murder lead Superintendent West from London to a diamond smuggling operation in South Africa
The dissemblers by John Creasey( Book )
5 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in English and held by 349 libraries worldwide
James Mortimer Liddel is charged with the murder of Lancelot Hay. All, however, is not as it seems and a conundrum develops for the famed Inspector West of Scotland Yard. There are visiting Americans; false accusations; a trial, and behind it all a spy ring. Only West and his uncanny instinct for the truth will get to the bottom of this puzzle
Murder, London-Miami by John Creasey( Book )
11 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 341 libraries worldwide
Roger ('Handsome') West of Scotland Yard investigates from Chelsea, London to Miami. Sir David Marshall, a diplomat, is seemingly involved in a jealous brawl over a woman, but West believes there is more to the matter than meets the eye. His belief is soon vindicated and he sets off on a trail to find the truth
Murder, London-Australia by John Creasey( Book )
16 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 338 libraries worldwide
Superintendent Roger West investigates the strangulation death of an Australian girl in a London boarding house, finding links to a conspiracy involving the passengers on the cruise ship the Kookaburra and the Australian Blue Flag fleet of ships
The theft of Magna carta; the 42nd story of Roger West by John Creasey( Book )
8 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 334 libraries worldwide
New Scotland Yard Superintendent, Roger West, investigates the theft of the Sarum Magna Carta from Salisbury Cathedral
The executioners by John Creasey( Book )
12 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in English and Danish and held by 332 libraries worldwide
Roger West of Scotland Yard, gets involved in the callous brutality of the underworld. Chayter is released from prison, but some believe he should have served longer, whilst others are convinced of his innocence. West has to battle with those who want Chayter dead and also fight off any notion that 'bygones should now be bygones'
The plague of silence by John Creasey( Book )
23 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
Dr. Palfrey and Z5 hunt the men who will rule of ruin as the world faces Doomsday! -- Cover
The trouble at Saxby's by John Creasey( Book )
6 editions published between 1959 and 2000 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
Death of a postman by John Creasey( Book )
12 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in English and held by 295 libraries worldwide
A Post Office sorter is killed, and Inspector Roger 'Handsome' West is called to investigate. What is the connection with a series of outrageous and bold daylight crimes that have taken place? This is an action packed story of tenacity, full of suspense in the face of difficulties which might well defeat a lesser detective
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Ashe, Gordon, 1908-1973

controlled identity Cooke, Margaret, 1908-1973

controlled identity Cooper, Henry St. John, 1908-1973

controlled identity Credo, 1908-1973

controlled identity Deane, Norman, 1908-1973

controlled identity Fécamps, Elise, 1908-1973

controlled identity Frazer, Robert Caine, 1908-1973

controlled identity Gill, Patrick, 1908-1973

controlled identity Halliday, Michael, 1908-1973

controlled identity Hogarth, Charles

controlled identity Hunt, Kyle, 1908-1973

controlled identity Mann, Abel, 1908-1973

controlled identity Manton, Peter, 1908-1973

controlled identity Marric, J. J.

controlled identity Martin, Richard, 1908-1973

controlled identity Morton, Anthony, 1908-1973

controlled identity Ranger, Ken, 1908-1973

controlled identity Reilly, William K., 1908-1973

controlled identity Riley, Tex, 1908-1973

controlled identity York, Jeremy, 1908-1973

Ashe, Gordon 1908-1973
Cooke, M. E.
Cooke, Margaret, 1908-1973
Creasey, John
Credo, 1908-1973
Deane, Jeremy, 1908-1973
Deane, Norman 1908-1973
Fecamps, Elise
Frazer, Robert Cain, 1908-1973
Frazer, Robert Caine 1908-1973
Gill, Patrick, 1908-1973
Halliday, Michael
Hope, Brian, 1908-1973
Hughes, Colin, 1908-1973
John Creasey britisk skribent
John Creasey Brits schrijver (1908-1973)
John Creasey brittisk författare
John Creasey écrivain britannique
John Creasey englischer Schriftsteller
John Creasey scrittore inglese
Manton, Peter, 1908-1973
Marric, J. J. 1908-1973
Marsden, James
Martin, Richard, 1908-1973
Matheson, Rodney
Morton, Anthony 1908-1973
Ranger, Ken
Ranger, Ken, 1908-1973
Reilly, William K. 1908-1973
Riley, Tex, 1908-1973
St. John, Henry, 1908-1973
Wilde, Jimmy
York, Jeremy
Кризи, Джон
אש, גורדון
ג'ון קריזי סופר בריטי
דוליש, פטריק
דין, נורמן
הלידי, מיקל
יורק, ג'רמי
מורטון, אנטוני
מנטון, פיטר
מרטין, ריצ'רד
מריק, ג'. ג'.
מריק, י. י.
קריזי, ג'ון
ジョン・クリーシー
約翰·克瑞希
Languages
English (229)
Danish (4)
Spanish (3)
Hebrew (1)
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