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Quentin, Patrick

Overview
Works: 118 works in 547 publications in 12 languages and 2,550 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Records and correspondence  Novels 
Roles: Author, Other, Scenarist
Classifications: PS3545.H2895, FIC
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Publications about Patrick Quentin
Publications by Patrick Quentin
Most widely held works by Patrick Quentin
The green-eyed monster by Patrick Quentin( Book )
26 editions published between 1960 and 1998 in 9 languages and held by 252 libraries worldwide
Shadow of guilt by Patrick Quentin( Book )
13 editions published between 1959 and 1998 in English and Czech and held by 236 libraries worldwide
Black widow by Patrick Quentin( Book )
24 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 231 libraries worldwide
Wanneer een producer zijn flat overdag ter beschikking heeft gesteld aan een in moeilijke omstandigheden levende schrijfster blijkt dat minder prettige gevolgen te hebben
The follower by Patrick Quentin( Book )
27 editions published between 1950 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 185 libraries worldwide
The ordeal of Mrs. Snow, and other stories by Patrick Quentin( Book )
25 editions published between 1900 and 1998 in 6 languages and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Twelve short stories of crime and suspense, some of which are about children
A puzzle for fools by Patrick Quentin( Book )
41 editions published between 1936 and 1986 in 4 languages and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Kriminalroman
Puzzle for players by Patrick Quentin( Book )
44 editions published between 1938 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Peter now firmly on the comeback trail, five years after the death of his wife. He plans to make Iris, to whom he is now engaged, a broadway star in a new play for which Dr Lenz is the financial backer. Things immediately get off to a bad start when the production is unceremoniously dumped into the rundown, rat-infested Dragonet theatre, a venue that hasn’t had a hit in years and which is reputedly haunted. This is almost immediately borne out when old-timer Lionel Comstock initially refuses to even enter the venue. Duluth is able to persuade him onto the stage where, in the time-honoured tradition of the theatrical mysteries, there will be as much drama off the stage as on. The two stars, Mirabelle Rue and Conrad Wessler hate each other’s guts from the get go and both, like Peter, are staging comebacks: Mirabelle after a nervous collapse after the end of her abusive marriage to fellow actor Roland Gates and Wessler, a refugee making his American debut following the Nazi invasion of Austria, who has been recovering from the plane crash that left him physically and psychologically scarred. The reflected face of a woman who strangled herself in the theatre’s main dressing room back in 1902 – who apparently scares Comstock so much that he has a heart attack on stage. A second death, following an apparent accident during the fumigation to get rid of the rats after an attempt to use traps is sabotaged, seems to spell the end of Duluth’s comeback
... Puzzle for fiends by Patrick Quentin( Book )
36 editions published between 1946 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Puzzle for puppets by Patrick Quentin( Book )
32 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 149 libraries worldwide
"Framed by a man he'd never seen for the murder of a woman he'd never met. Wartime San Francisco. Naval Lieutenant Peter Duluth and his glamorous actress-wife, Iris, have checked into a posh hotel for they hope will be a romantic 36-hour shore leave when one of Peter's uniforms is stolen. Later the same evening, a lovely socialite is stabbed by a murderer wearing the missing clothes ..."--Back cover
My son, the murderer by Patrick Quentin( Book )
18 editions published between 1954 and 1989 in 4 languages and held by 148 libraries worldwide
Puzzle for pilgrims by Patrick Quentin( Book )
30 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Suspicious circumstances by Patrick Quentin( Book )
14 editions published between 1957 and 1994 in 5 languages and held by 94 libraries worldwide
The wife of Ronald Sheldon by Patrick Quentin( Book )
14 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Fatal woman by Patrick Quentin( Book )
9 editions published between 1953 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Familienschande Roman by Patrick Quentin( Book )
11 editions published between 1969 and 1989 in German and Undetermined and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Standardizing office procedures by American Management Association( Book )
6 editions published between 1937 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Crimefile number 4, file on Claudia Cragge by Patrick Quentin( Book )
2 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Wer andern eine Grube gräbt ... : ungewöhnliche Geschichten by John Collier( Book )
4 editions published between 1979 and 1983 in German and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Powrót na wyspy by Patrick Quentin( Book )
5 editions published between 1973 and 1997 in Polish and held by 8 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Webb, Richard Wilson, 1902-

controlled identity Wheeler, Hugh, 1912-1987

Kelley, Martha Mott
Mott Kelley, Martha
Patrick, Q.
Patrick, Quentin
Quentin, Patrick pseud
Stagge, Jonathan
Webb, Richard W.
Webb, Richard Wilson
Wheeler, H.C.
Wheeler, Hugh Callingham.
Wilson Webb, R.
Wilson Webb, Richard
קוונטין, פטריק
קונטין, פטריק
퀀틴, 패트릭
퀜틴, 패트릭
クェンティン, パトリック
Languages
English (210)
Spanish (39)
French (32)
German (26)
Dutch (19)
Japanese (17)
Polish (17)
Czech (6)
Danish (4)
Hebrew (4)
Italian (3)
Portuguese (1)
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