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Sayre, George Wallace

Overview
Works: 26 works in 29 publications in 2 languages and 503 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Parodies, imitations, etc  War stories  Pictorial works  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1995.9.D4, 791.4372
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Publications about George Wallace Sayre
Publications by George Wallace Sayre
Publications by George Wallace Sayre, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by George Wallace Sayre
Charlie Chan in the Shanghai cobra ( visu )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 330 libraries worldwide
Charlie Chan faces off against an escaped con from Shanghai who's been killing his victims with cobra venom so he can rob a government vault of its valuable contents: highly toxic radium
Boris Karloff icons of horror collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
The man they could not hang: "In the first of his celebrated 'mad doctor' series, Karloff is Dr. Savaard, a scientist who has perfected a device to revive the dead, which comes in handy when he's wrongfully arrested for murder and hanged. Resuscitated by his loyal assistant, he now heads out to seek vengeance on those who condemned him and his remarkable discovery."--Container
The black room the man they could not hang ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
The man they could not hang: In the first of his celebrated "Mad Doctor" series, Karloff is Dr. Savaard, a scientist who has perfected a device to revive the dead, which comes in handy when he's wrongfully arrested for murder and hanged. Resuscitated by his loyal assistant, he now heads out to seek vengeance on those who condemned him and his remarkable discovery
The man they could not hang ( visu )
2 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Doctor Savaard kills a student in order to test a mechanical heart designed to restore life to the dead. He is caught, prosecuted and hanged by the authorities. Savaard's assistant then restores his body. Savaard, however, returns as a maddened killer who takes vengeance against six jurors who sentenced him to death
Torture ship ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Obsesses scientist forces a group of convicted murders out to sea where he performs grisly glandular experiments in an effort to rid them of their criminal tendencies. The ship's captain leads a mutiny to overtake the doctor and his strongmen, but is turned into a zombie for his trouble
Wings over the Pacific ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
All Jim Butler wants is to protect his tiny South Pacific island and his pretty daughter from the war, but when an American and a German airman are both wrecked there, and discover the island's natural stores of petroleum, he realizes he's going to have to take sides
Where are your children ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Black market babies ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Eddie Condon is a smooth-talking hood who sells unwanted babies to childless rich couples. Teaming up with a broken-down sawbones and a silver-tongued shyster, Condon operates a private maternity home where he rakes in the dough until a pre-paid baby is stillborn. Intent on keeping the cash, he starts a baby-switching scheme that soon gives way. Based on a December 1944 Woman's Home Companion article that was reprinted in Reader's Digest
Cuban rebel girls Untamed women ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Untamed women: An Air Force plane goes down in mid-ocean and the crew wash ashore on an island inhabited by a cult of fur-clad women, a hostile tribe of Neanderthal men, and giant lizards
Souvenir album of Minneapolis, Minn ( Book )
1 edition published in 1890 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Charlie Chan collection ( visu )
in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Shanghai cobra: Charlie Chan faces off against an escaped con from Shanghai who's been killing his victims with cobra venom so he can rob a government vault of its valuable contents: highly toxic radium
Espoir de vivre ( visu )
1 edition published in 1945 in French and held by 1 library worldwide
"A young woman who has been stricken with infantile paralysis gives up hope and is trying to "will herself" to die. A doctor who has been conducting experiments with patients with paralyzed nerves is convinced he can cure her"--Imdb.com
Am I guilty? (Negro drama) by Earl Snell( Book )
1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Alaska ( visu )
1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A man is framed for murder in the Alaska gold fields and is transported for trial by a U.S. marshal. During the journey there are several attempts made on his life
Sheriff of Sage Valley and, Western Cyclone ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
PRC began producing their Billy the Kid series in 1940, which recast the famous outlaw as misunderstood and virtuous to a fault. Bob Steele played Billy in the first half dozen features, and was replaced by Buster Crabbe, who went on to portray Billy in thirteen more. These were followed by almost two dozen additional films with Billy's surname changed to Carson, possibly due to a negative historical association
[Go-get-'em Haines] by George Wallace Sayre( Book )
1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
His brother's ghost ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
[Shadows of death]: Billy Carson is sent to Red Rock to make sure that land grabbers don't affect the railroad coming through the town. Landreau, who has just set up a gambling hall, is only in the town to get the main land rights that the railroad would pay top dollar for. A railroad agent is murdered and the railroad location map stolen. While Billy tries to find the missing map, Landreau suspects Billy is on to him and plans to have him killed
Chen Chali zhen tan te ji xi lie zhi Shanghai yan jing she Charlie Chan in the Shanghai cobra ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Charlie Chan faces off against an escaped con from Shanghai who's been killing his victims with cobra venom so he can rob a government vault of its valuable contents: highly toxic radium
Queen of Broadway ( visu )
1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
La horca fatal = The Man they could not hang ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Karloff ha creado un corazón artificial, pero acusado de asesinato es ahorcado. Devuelto a la vida por su asistente , querrá vengarse de quienes lo enviaron a la horca
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Milton, George

Milton, George 1898-1962
Sayre, George 1898-1962
Sayre, George Wallace 1898-1962
Languages
English (22)
French (1)
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