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Ferrars, E. X.

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Works: 290 works in 1,560 publications in 5 languages and 43,570 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Christmas stories  Detective and mystery stories, English 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6003.R458, 823.912
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Publications about E. X Ferrars
Publications by E. X Ferrars
Publications by E. X Ferrars, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about E. X Ferrars
 
Most widely held works by E. X Ferrars
Smoke without fire by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
12 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in English and Italian and held by 1,366 libraries worldwide
Andrew Basnett had hoped to spend a peaceful holiday season in the country, but those plans are dashed when his widely disliked neighbor is blown up two days before Christmas
Last will and testament by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
35 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,058 libraries worldwide
When an elderly widow, Evelyn Arliss, dies of a stroke, her niece and nephew are disconcerted to learn that there is little left for them to inherit - with the exception of a valuable set of miniatures, which shortly disappear and, along with them, the Bodwells, who had served Mrs. Arliss as housekeeper and gardner. Soon thereafter the not-so-grieving niece is found murdered and the the Bodwells turn up dead
Root of all evil by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
8 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 1,047 libraries worldwide
Professor Andrew Basnett thought he would spend a quiet Easter with his late wife's 85-year-old cousin--but soon threats of disinheritance disrupt the family gathering, and murder comes to call not once, but twice
The other devil's name by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
16 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 1,005 libraries worldwide
When Mollie Baird receives an anonymous note hinting at murder, she calls in her friend, Professor Andrew Basnett, who discovers a secret so evil it threatens to destroy the entire village
A murder too many by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 957 libraries worldwide
Retired botany professor returns to the campus where he taught and is asked to solve a two-year old murder of an artist. The person convicted of the murder maintains his innocence and now more people are being murdered leading to speculation and more questions
Trial by fury by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
8 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 938 libraries worldwide
A housekeeper for a elderly couple and their maladjusted progeny, who live in a small English village, arrives home one day to find them all slain in the drawing room
Breath of suspicion by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
26 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in English and held by 936 libraries worldwide
A British scientist who vanished in a cloud of suspicion, his distraught wife anxious both to find her husband and to prove his political allegiance, and a literate bookseller with an obsession about another man's wife are the main characters in this murder mystery
The pretty pink shroud by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
19 editions published between 1977 and 1995 in English and German and held by 926 libraries worldwide
I met murder by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
11 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 914 libraries worldwide
Felix Freer and his ex-wife Virginia become involved in trying to locate the daughter of a famous British actress, recently dead, who had disappeared after she had come to stay with her cousins in a small English village
Witness before the fact by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
20 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 912 libraries worldwide
Suicide or murder? Despite all indications to the contrary, Clare Methven's ex-husband had not eaten his last meal in solitude, and somebody was very anxious to conceal that fact. As if one death on the beautiful island of Madeira was not enough, there was another. Peter Corey who had found the first body had an iron cast alibi: he was on a plane to the island at the time of the first death ... but what of the other?
Murders anonymous by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
15 editions published between 1946 and 1982 in English and held by 886 libraries worldwide
When Matthew Tierney's wife, who had recently come into a sizeable inheritance, is found murdered, the police suspect Matthew, and Matthew, in turn, suspects Grant Staveley, a painter who, while painting his wife's portrait is murdered, Matthew comes under even stronger suspicion of have done the deadly deed
Frog in the throat by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
18 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and Finnish and held by 864 libraries worldwide
When a neighbor of the friends she is staying with is murdered, Virginia Freer and her estranged husband become involved in a complex set of relationships which eventually ends in three deaths
Death of a minor character by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and held by 863 libraries worldwide
Sleep of the unjust by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
11 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 862 libraries worldwide
When Hollywood actor Andrew Appleyard, in England for the wedding of his cousin and former fiancée, inexplicably committed suicide, he left two conflicting suicide notes and the fragment of a third. Wedding guest Felix Freer suspected that the roots of the tragedy lay deep in the past, and that an exceptionally calculating and cold-blooded killer was at work
Blood flies upwards by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
17 editions published between 1976 and 1992 in English and held by 856 libraries worldwide
Beware of the dog by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 832 libraries worldwide
The murder of an heiress and the disappearance of an emerald necklace convinces Virginia Freer to contact her ex-husband to help solve the mystery
Experiment with death by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
17 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 811 libraries worldwide
CRIME & MYSTERY. When Sam Partlett joined the staff at the Institute of Pomology at King's Weltham, he brought nothing but discord. But it was not Sam who was found dead at the Institute, throat slashed with one of the laboratory razors. In the close-knit scientific community, Inspector Day quietly sets to work to probe the secrets of people busy with different experiments - but has someone carried out an experiment with death? 'One of the best contemporary writers of civilised murder mysteries' The Times
Drowned rat by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
18 editions published between 1975 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 810 libraries worldwide
In at the kill by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
11 editions published between 1978 and 2001 in English and held by 807 libraries worldwide
A young woman arrives at the holiday cottage she had rented to find the landlord murdered. The fact that he had given evidence against her brother on a robbery charge makes her a prime suspect, until it appears that her life is in danger too
Danger from the dead by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
8 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 804 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Ferrars, E. X.

Brown, Morna Davis.
Brown, Morna Doris
Brown Morna Doris 1907-1995
Brown, Morna Doris MacTaggart
Brown, Morna Doris MacTaggart, 1907-
Ferarsa, Elizabete
Ferrars, E. X.
Ferrars, E.X., 1907-
Ferrars E. X. 1907-1995
Ferrars, Elisabeth
Ferrars Elisabeth 1907-1995
Ferrars, Elizabeth
Ferrars, Elizabeth 1907-
MacTaggart Brown, M.D.
MacTaggart, Morna Doris
MacTaggart, Morna Doris 1907-
MacTaggart, Morna Doris 1907-1995
フェラーズ, エリザベス
Languages
English (286)
German (8)
Danish (2)
Italian (2)
Finnish (2)
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