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Oppenheim, E. Phillips (Edward Phillips) 1866-1946

Overview
Works: 992 works in 3,678 publications in 5 languages and 41,982 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Comedy films  History  Spy stories  Political fiction  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations  Motion pictures  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author, Honoree, Other, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PR6029.P5, 823.912
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The great impersonation by E. Phillips Oppenheim( Book )

86 editions published between 1910 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

East Africa, 1913. The disgraced English aristocrat Everard Dominey stumbles out of the bush, and comes face to face with his lookalike - the German Baron von Ragastein. Months later, Dominey returns to London and resumes his glittering social life. But is it really Dominey who has come back- or a German secret agent seeking to infiltrate English high society' As international tension mounts and the great powers of Europe move closer to war, Dominey finds himself entangled in a story of suspicion and intrigue. He must try to evade his insane and murderous wife as well as escape the attentions of the passionate Princess Eiderstrom - and will eventually uncover the secret of the ghost that haunts his ancestral home. This classic thriller was hugely popular when it was first published in 1920, selling over one million copies in that year alone, and was filmed three times. It was selected by the Guardian as one of 1000 novels everyone must read
The kingdom of the blind by E. Phillips Oppenheim( Book )

35 editions published between 1914 and 2011 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intrigue in England during World War I
The great Prince Shan by E. Phillips Oppenheim( Book )

25 editions published between 1922 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Zeppelin's passenger by E. Phillips Oppenheim( Book )

28 editions published between 1918 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Phillips Oppenheim (1866-1946), was an English novelist, in his lifetime a successful writer of genre fiction including thrillers. He composed some 150 novels, mostly of international intrigue. This one deals with a German spy in England who romances a titled lady and has a happy ending. (Excerpt from Goodreads)
The vanished messenger by E. Phillips Oppenheim( Book )

31 editions published between 1914 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lost leader by E. Phillips Oppenheim( Book )

18 editions published between 1906 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The malefactor by E. Phillips Oppenheim( Book )

21 editions published between 1906 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tall and burly, with features and skin hardened by exposure to the sun and winds of many climates, he looked like a man ready to face all hardships, equal to any emergency. Already one seemed to see the clothes and habits of civilization falling away from him, the former to be replaced by the stern, unlovely outfit of the war correspondent who plays the game. They crowded round him in the club smoking room, for these were his last few minutes
The illustrious prince by E. Phillips Oppenheim( Book )

24 editions published between 1910 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Emperor of Japan, suspecting an ulterior motive in the world cruise of the American battleship fleet, despatches his cousin, Prince Maiyo, on a mission to learn the secret if one existed. The Prince arrives in London, is entertained in high circles there and receives considerable attention from some of the women, notably Miss Penelope Morse, an American by birth, but one who had lived most of her life in England. Two murders are committed, both victims being Americans in the diplomatic service. All along Prince Maiyo is suspected, and when his guilt has been almost positively established h
Peter Ruff and the Double-four by E. Phillips Oppenheim( Book )

20 editions published between 1912 and 2015 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The devil's paw, a novel by E. Phillips Oppenheim( Book )

24 editions published between 1920 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julian Orden, son of a British aristocrat and vocal espouser of the Socialist cause attends a dinner party and meets Catherine, a young woman of mixed antecedents--British and Russian. In her face he recognizes the person who saved his life on the beach the night before. These two characters become caught up in a plan by the leaders of the working people of Germany and England to force a premature end to World War I
The evil shepherd by E. Phillips Oppenheim( Book )

21 editions published between 1922 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis Ledsam, alert, well-satisfied with himself and the world, the echo of a little buzz of congratulations still in his ears, paused on the steps of the modern Temple of Justice to light a cigarette before calling for a taxi to take him to his club. Visions of a whisky and soda, his throat was a little parched and a rubber of easy-going bridge at his favourite table, were already before his eyes
The governors by E. Phillips Oppenheim( Book )

18 editions published between 1908 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A people's man by E. Phillips Oppenheim( Book )

32 editions published between 1910 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeanne of the marshes by E. Phillips Oppenheim( Book )

23 editions published between 1908 and 2016 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Phillips Oppenheim was an English novelist, primarily known for his suspense fiction.He featured on the cover of 'Time' magazine on 12 September 1927 and he was the self-styled 'Prince of Storytellers', a title used by Robert standish for his biography of the author.He wrote 116 novels, mainly of the suspense and international intrigue type, but including romances, comedies, and parables of everyday life, and 39 volumes of short stories, all of which earned him vast sums of money. He also wrote five novels under the pseudonymn Anthony Partridge and a volume of autobiography, 'The Pool of Memory' in 1939.He is generally regarded as the earliest writer of spy fiction as we know it today, and invented the 'Rogue Male' school of adventure thrillers that was later exploited by John Buchan and Geoffrey Household
The box with broken seals by E. Phillips Oppenheim( Book )

18 editions published between 1919 and 2013 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Havoc by E. Phillips Oppenheim( Book )

15 editions published between 1911 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prince of sinners by E. Phillips Oppenheim( Book )

23 editions published between 1903 and 2014 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sins of the father are visited on the son twofold in this classic mystery from one of the early twentieth century's most popular authors Kingston Brooks has just made his debut on the speaker's platform at the local party headquarters when a stranger brings word that the young lawyer's father has died on the far side of the world, where he was spreading the gospel as a missionary. Brooks has heard nothing from the old man since he disappeared decades earlier, and even this sad news is a balm. As he digs deeper into the stranger's story, however, Brooks discovers that his father was no saint, and that his friends are not to be trusted. The truth is that all those years ago Brooks's father fled to Canada to impersonate a French nobleman. There he committed a series of crimes too terrible for his son to contemplate, except that they must all be made right if Brooks hopes to clear his name
A millionaire of yesterday by E. Phillips Oppenheim( Book )

27 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pawns count by E. Phillips Oppenheim( Book )

32 editions published between 1915 and 2011 in English and Polish and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this 1918 novel, set on the eve of World War I, the stolen formula for a powerful new explosive becomes the object of a desperate search by the top spies of the United States, Germany, England, and Japan. The American, a wealthy socialite named Pamela Van Teyl, matches wits and hearts with three handsome but deadly opponents
The yellow crayon by E. Phillips Oppenheim( Book )

28 editions published between 1903 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The great impersonation
Alternative Names

controlled identityPartridge, Anthony, 1866-1946

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Оппенгейм Е. Ф. 1866-1946

Оппенгейм, Е. Филлипс-, 1866-1946

Оппенгейм Ф. 1866-1946

Оппенгейм, Филипп, 1866-1946

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Оппенгейм Э. Ф. 1866-1946

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Languages
English (576)

Italian (2)

Polish (2)

French (1)

Danish (1)

Covers
The Zeppelin's passengerThe illustrious princeThe evil shepherdJeanne of the marshesThe yellow crayon