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Upfield, Arthur William 1888-1964

Overview
Works: 409 works in 1,813 publications in 3 languages and 18,785 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Detective and mystery stories 
Roles: Former owner
Classifications: PR9619.3.U6, 823.912
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The bachelors of Broken Hill by Arthur William Upfield ( Book )
52 editions published between 1900 and 2003 in English and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A string of bizarre murders shares common elements: all the victims are elderly bachelors and there is always a woman nearby at the time of the deaths. When the witnesses' descriptions of the woman vary widely, half-Aborigine detective Napoleon Bonaparte ("Bony") finds himself calling on a professional burglar and an amateur sketch artist for help
The bone is pointed by Arthur William Upfield ( Book )
52 editions published between 1937 and 2003 in English and German and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspector Bonaparte investigates the death of a man in the Australian bush. When he spots a gray feather dipped in blood he realizes that a ghostly presence from the local Kalchut tribe is tracking his every move--a presence that alerts every part of him that is linked to the bush
The widows of Broome by Arthur William Upfield ( Book )
29 editions published between 1950 and 2003 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Northwestern Australia, Detective Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte must solve the baffling case of a killer who seemed to be picking off the town widows one by one
The mystery of Swordfish Reef by Arthur William Upfield ( Book )
41 editions published between 1939 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An intriguing case for Detective-Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte begins on a calm October day in an Australian seaside town. Three men set out to sea for a day's fishing ... and do not return. Despite intensive searches, no trace of the men or their boat is found until, weeks later, a passing trawler hauls in a gruesome catch -- the head of one of the missing fishermen. It is quite clear that its owner was murdered with a pistol bullet. But by whom, and why, is for Bony to find out
Death of a swagman by Arthur William Upfield ( Book )
47 editions published between 1945 and 2009 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In an isolated hut not far from the sleepy country town of Merino, stockman George Kendall is found dead and it looks very much like murder. Six weeks later, when the murderer is still at large, another stockman turns up in the township and, as a first move, provokes the local sergeant to lock him up. This particular stockman is Detective-Inspector Napolean Bonaparte, and theres method in his seeming madness. While serving a semi-detention sentence and being made to paint the police station, he wears the best of all possible disguises for a policeman on the trail of a ruthless and single-minded killer
The new shoe by Arthur William Upfield ( Book )
18 editions published between 1951 and 2003 in English and Italian and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The will of the tribe by Arthur William Upfield ( Book )
29 editions published between 1962 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arthur Upfield's scrapbook of press cuttings, etc. for the novels, The will of the tribe and Death of a swagman
Murder must wait by Arthur William Upfield ( Book )
32 editions published between 1953 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the little town of Mitford, New South Wales, five babies have been stolen. All were boys aged less than three months, and all had apparently been neglected by their mothers. The local investigation had given up, leaving only a cold trail for Inspector Bonaparte when he arrived to solve the mystery. In Mitford, murder is a serious business, but for once it had to take second place
The mountains have a secret by Arthur William Upfield ( Book )
37 editions published between 1948 and 1991 in English and German and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In October two young girls set out for a walk in the Grampian Mountains of Australia. They are never seen again, and the policeman who is sent to investigate is murdered. Now it is March, and Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte attempts to solve the mystery
Winds of evil by Arthur William Upfield ( Book )
36 editions published between 1935 and 1994 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arthur Upfield's scrapbook of press cuttings, etc. for the novels, Bony and the White Savage (published in the U.S. as The white savage) and Winds of evil
Bony and the mouse by Arthur William Upfield ( Book )
37 editions published between 1959 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mystery
The man of two tribes by Arthur William Upfield ( Book )
28 editions published between 1956 and 2003 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Crime fiction set in the Nullarbor Plain region
The sands of Windee by Arthur William Upfield ( Book )
42 editions published between 1931 and 2003 in English and German and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detective Bony knew he was dealing with a murder; will the answer be in the sands of Windee? 14PT
An author bites the dust by Arthur William Upfield ( Book )
25 editions published between 1948 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the 11th Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte novel, Queensland inspector Napoleon "Bony" Bonaparte is called in to investigate a murder where a writer has died from no apparent cause
Madman's Bend by Arthur William Upfield ( Book )
30 editions published between 1963 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arthur Upfield's scrapbook of press cuttings, etc. for the novel, Madman's bend
Bushranger of the skies by Arthur William Upfield ( Book )
28 editions published between 1940 and 2003 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Murder down under by Arthur William Upfield ( Book )
21 editions published between 1943 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Even though he's on vacation, Bony finds plenty to investigate in western Australia when farmer George Loftus disappears
Wings above the Diamantina by Arthur William Upfield ( Book )
24 editions published between 1935 and 2003 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An abandoned airplane and its unconscious passenger pose a mystery for Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte
Death of a lake by Arthur William Upfield ( Book )
30 editions published between 1953 and 1998 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drought is responsible for a lake in remote Australia drying up. Detective Napoleon Bonaparte is sent to determine if the dropping water level will reveal the remains of a former ranch hand believed to have drowned (?) in the lake after winning 12,000 pounds in a lottery
Bony and the Kelly gang by Arthur William Upfield ( Book )
21 editions published between 1959 and 1991 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Napoleon Bonaparte, a half-aboriginal police detective, disguises himself as a horse thief in order to investigate the murder of a government officer
 
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Alternative Names
Apfīlds, Artūrs, 1888-1964
Upfield, Arthur.
Upfield, Arthur 1888-1964
Upfield, Arthur, 1890-1964
Upfield, Arthur W.
Upfield, Arthur W. 1888-1964
Upfield, Arthur W. (Arthur William), 1888-1964
Upfield, Arthur William
Upfield, Arthur William, 1888-1964
Upfield, Arthur William, 1890-1964
Апфилд, Артур, 1888-1964
アップフィールド, アーサー
Languages
English (665)
German (23)
Italian (2)
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