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Lovisi, Gary

Works: 69 works in 122 publications in 1 language and 1,575 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Catalogs  Illustrated works  Fan fiction  Graphic novels 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PS3562.O876, 813.54
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The secret files of Sherlock Holmes by Gary Lovisi( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
THE ADVENTURE OF THE MISSING DETECTIVE: Whilst travelling incognito in Switzerland, Sherlock Holmes is shocked almost beyond belief to discover that Queen Victoria is dead - and that his old nemesis, Professor James Moriarty, had not only survived their confrontation at the Reichenbach Falls, but had been knighted and appointed personal advisor to the new heir! Meanwhile, THE AMERICAN ADVENTURE provides a fascinating insight into Holmes¡ earlier life when, during his travels with Dr. Joseph Bell, he was tutored in the art of deduction by the master
Murder of a bookseller by Gary Lovisi( Book )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
When bookseller Brian McDonald is murdered--stabbed in the back with his own paperknife--the police are overwhelmed with suspects! Investigating detective Bentley Hollow discovers that the victim, was universally hated by those closest to him. For the detective, life is difficult, his wife has left him and there's a mutual hatred between him and his police partner. Now, in finding the murderer and a solution to his problems, his life would be irrevocably changed
Sherlock Holmes and the Crosby murders by Gary Lovisi( Book )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
The glamorous actress Susan Copely is being persecuted - and the reason lies in the events surrounding the wreck of the SOPHY ANDERSON two decades before ... A well-regarded businessman appears to have brutally stabbed his wife to death, and then suffocated their two small children before fleeing their home. But Holmes, deploying his unique investigative methods, is set upon proving otherwise ... Finally, a most singular narrative from Mycroft Holmes at last sheds light upon what truly happened at the Reichenbach Falls that fateful day in 1891
The plot against Sherlock Holmes by Gary Lovisi( Book )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
"When Sherlock Holmes finds himself enmeshed in the most deadly case of his career, it threatens to bring terrible doom upon him and his friend Doctor John H. Watson. A deadly nemesis from his past, a most vile and evil villain, has returned to England to wreak his revenge for past deeds. He unleashes a dastardly plot, which begins with a shocking murder in Whitechapel and causes Inspector Lestrade to believe that Jack the Ripper has returned..."-- Back cover
The affair of Lady Westcott's lost ruby ; [and] The case of the unseen assassin by Gary Lovisi( Book )
1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
The Affair of Lady Westcott's lost ruby: "Meet Inspector Alec MacDonald--Mac, to his friends an up-and-coming policeman from Scotland Yard. Unlike Inspector Lestrade, MacDonald is happy to work with Sherlock Holmes, especially when Lady Anne Wescott loses her treasured ruby. And just when that mystery seems resolved, Lady Wescott goes missing herself! Can Holmes and Mr. Mac solve the disappearance before Lady Wescott vanishes forever?"--Page 4 of cover
Antique Trader collectible paperback price guide by Gary Lovisi( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Blood in Brooklyn by Gary Lovisi( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
A novella and a short story featuring Vic Powers, a Brooklyn private eye. In the novella his wife is abducted by his childhood enemy, a psychopath, while in the short story he takes on neo-Nazis
Hellbent on homicide by Gary Lovisi( Book )
4 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Dames, dolls & delinquents : a collector's guide to sexy pulp fiction paperbacks by Gary Lovisi( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
It's no secret the sexy and racy cover art of femme fatales from the golden age of paperbacks and magazines exalts the female form in all its sexy and sultry allure. Still today, these lustful, passionate and sometimes lurid images are enticing and artistically inspiring. From sexy, semi-dressed pin-up dolls to dangerous bad girls and deadly dames, many of these rare covers were painted by some of the most talented and collectible artists of the last 50 years, including popular American artists Robert Bonfils, Robert Maguire, Gene Bilbrew and Bill Ward, and British artists Reginald Heade and H
West Texas war by Gary Lovisi( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Sherlock holmes and Mr. Mac by Gary Lovisi( Book )
5 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
'Mr. Mac', as Sherlock Holmes calls him, is the talented young Inspector Alec MacDonald. Though he's out to make his mark at Scotland Yard, some baffling new cases have him seeking assistance from the great detective; and the two, along with the stalwart Doctor Watson, join forces. In THE AFFAIR OF LADY WESTCOTT'S LOST RUBY, the seemingly mundane disappearance of an elderly lady's pet leads to unexpectedly sinister consequences, while in THE UNSEEN ASSASSIN, a mysterious marksman embarks upon a serial killing spree across London
Angel's flight by Lou Cameron( Book )
1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
The first time Ben Parker meets Johnny Angel, Ben is blowing bass with Daddy Halloway and the Hot Babies. Angel angles into the band by acing out the drummer. Parker's got a bad feeling about Angel, but has to hire him anyway. Johnny Angel, raised from the school of hard knocks, doesn't let anyone or any scruple get in his way. First, he steals Daddy's band, then he steals his daughter, Blanche. Then WWII happens--Parker serves, but Johnny cops a gay plea and gets out. When Parker gets back he hooks up with a talented but tubercular composer named Con Conners. And a sultry singer, Ginger. But Johnny Angel is right behind him, ready to do whatever it takes to climb to the top on someone else's talent, be it beg, borrow or steal ... even kill. This is the ruthless story of the music business told from the inside, starting from the days of swing jazz to bebop, all the way to rock'n'roll
More secret files of Sherlock Holmes by Gary Lovisi( Book )
4 editions published in 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Five untold tales of the great detective. In the first, Holmes chronicles to Watson a strange event at a freak show years before he met the good doctor. The second sees Watson throwing a birthday party for his friend - but danger lurks among the festivities. The detective and the doctor play golf at St. Andrews, and then are invited to Paris to solve a most perplexing art theft. Finally, Conan Doyle's Professor Challenger meets the duo, who arrive in the hope of preventing an attempt on his life.
Collecting science fiction and fantasy by Gary Lovisi( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Antique Trader collectible paperback price guide ( serial )
in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
"The only resource you need to accurately determine the value of your collection and learn more about this dynamic hobby"--P. [4] of cover
Bad girls need love too : pleasure yourself with pulp friction by Gary Lovisi( Book )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
"Instantly recognizable by their lurid cover art, pulp fiction has become an icon of a bygone era, but Bad Girls goes beyond the tantalizing covers and gives a glimpse inside the pages with excerpts about love, desire, lust, sex, and more sex, as these women search not necessarily for Mr. Right, but Mr. Right Now."--Publisher's description
Watson's lost dispatch box by Gary Lovisi( Book )
2 editions published in 2018 in Undetermined and English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Thomas Jones, a retired professor of English and rare book dealer, is astounded when a young man enters his shop offering an almost pristine copy of THE STRAND MAGAZINE from July 1891, containing the Sherlock Holmes story A SCANDAL IN BOHEMIA. But what shocks Thomas the most is that below the magazine title is a stamped inscription proclaiming in large block letters 'AUTHOR COPY'. Thus begins an astonishing adventure leading to murder - both past and present - and the discovery of Dr. John H. Watson's lost dispatch box!
The mystery surrounding Watson's lost dispatch box by Gary Lovisi( Book )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
When young Joseph Adler enters a small Dorchester bookstore to sell a rare old copy of The Strand Magazine - within its pages is discovered what appears to be a sheet torn from the diary of Sherlock Holmes' friend, Doctor Watson. The implications are incredible. When Adler is found dead, it is up to bookstore owner Thomas Jones, joined by his young friend, Juan Marcano, to search for clues and solve the murder in the style of their hero, Sherlock Holmes. But the older man, nicknamed Viejo, b
The Great Detective : his further adventures by Gary Lovisi( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Sherlock Holmes! That magical name conjures up all that is thrilling and exciting about the classic mystery short story. The Great Detective, created by Arthur Conan Doyle, is without doubt the most well-known and popular fictional character ever created--and with good reason ... Here are a dozen well-crafted tales (nine of them original to this volume) by writers whose love of the original Holmes stories clearly shows in thier work."--Back cover."
Mars needs books! : a science fiction novel by Gary Lovisi( file )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
In the not-so-distant future, men have come to Mars to escape the oppressive Earth government. Ryan is an agent for a super-secret government agency, the Department of Control (DOC), and has always been willing to do whatever his masters want of him. But on Mars, everything is different, and all that Ryan does is read books: hardboiled, noir crime paperbacks dating from the last century. In fact, such works are read and collected by everyone on Mars, even serving as a medium of exchange. Why? Is there some secret DOC plot involved? Or has Ryan conjured up a literary fantasy in his own guilt-twisted mind? Maybe he's still confined in a prison cell back on Earth, reading a science-fiction novel called Mars Needs Books! As Ryan probes deeper and deeper into the mystery, he comes to understand just one thing: he must uncover the truth!
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