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Ferrars, E. X.

Overview
Works: 304 works in 1,493 publications in 4 languages and 36,195 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Christmas stories  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Detective and mystery stories, English 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6003.R458, 823.912
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Publications by E. X Ferrars
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Most widely held works by E. X Ferrars
Smoke without fire by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
13 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in English and Italian and held by 1,267 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
Something wicked by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
12 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 1,064 libraries worldwide
Seventy-year-old university professor Andrew Bassett, hoping to complete his book in the quiet village of Godlingham, becomes involved in an unsolved, six-year-old murder--and another murder just after his arrival
Root of all evil by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
8 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 976 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
Last will and testament by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
32 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 970 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
The other devil's name by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
15 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 945 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 )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 903 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
Woman slaughter by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
8 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 887 libraries worldwide
Virginia is visited by her husband Felix, a rogue she loves but can't live with. Felix, characteristically, arrives at the start of strange doings, set off by the hit-and-run death of Virginia's elderly neighbor. The victim's frail wife is hospitalized after surgery and, when she returns home, Virginia arranges for the widow's household help. Next, the murders of two women throw the community into an uproar, and force Virginia to suspect Felix, despite her conviction that his idiosyncratic ethical sense would never permit him to commit serious crimes. As she might have guessed, Virginia's secretive spouse has been using his talent for deceit in an effort that pays off with the arrest of the killers
Breath of suspicion by E. X Ferrars( Book )
26 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in English and held by 882 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
Trial by fury by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
8 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 872 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
Blood flies upwards by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
16 editions published between 1976 and 1992 in English and held by 819 libraries worldwide
Death of a minor character by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and held by 817 libraries worldwide
Sleep of the unjust by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
12 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and Italian and held by 797 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
Frog in the throat by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
16 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and held by 793 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
Beware of the dog by E. X Ferrars( Book )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 778 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 )
15 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and held by 775 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 E. X Ferrars( Book )
17 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 756 libraries worldwide
Douglas has returned from Australia to inherit Havershaw House. He has displaced his cousin's family and brought strangers to the village, stirring up trouble. Now someone is trying to kill him
Thinner than water by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
5 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and held by 729 libraries worldwide
Virgina Freer and her ex-husband Felix meet again at an olf friend's wedding and, as usual, find murder awaiting them
Foot in the grave by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
20 editions published between 1972 and 1995 in English and held by 703 libraries worldwide
Kriminalroman
Designs on life by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
16 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 701 libraries worldwide
The small world of murder by Elizabeth Ferrars( Book )
17 editions published between 1973 and 2006 in English and French and held by 700 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-
Elizabeth Ferrars British writer
Ferarsa, Elizabete
Ferrars, E. X.
Ferrars, E.X., 1907-
Ferrars E. X. 1907-1995
Ferrars, Elisabeth
Ferrars, Elisabeth, 1907-
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 (274)
Italian (4)
German (3)
French (3)
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