WorldCat Identities

Baxt, George

Overview
Works: 79 works in 249 publications in 8 languages and 7,249 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Historical fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Novels  Detective and mystery stories, American 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Conceptor
Classifications: PS3552.A8478, 813.54
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Most widely held works about George Baxt
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Most widely held works by George Baxt
The affair at Royalties by George Baxt( Book )

11 editions published between 1971 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman emerges from total amnesia to discover that she is suspected of murder
The Tallulah Bankhead murder case by George Baxt( Book )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dorothy Parker murder case by George Baxt( Book )

21 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The William Powell and Myrna Loy murder case by George Baxt( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Hollywood madam publicizes that she is deep in debt, putting the squeeze on many of Hollywood's leading men by implying that she would hate to have to sell the content of her little black book. When her secretary and her assistant end up dead, sleuths Powell and Loy investigate. By the author of The Bette Davis Murder Case
The Alfred Hitchcock murder case by George Baxt( Book )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this novel when Hitchcock is accused of murdering a script writer, he pursues the killer with all the twists and turns of Hitchcock's own stories
A queer kind of love : a Pharoah Love mystery by George Baxt( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and French and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Pharoah Love of New York City, a gay African American, is forced to shoot a childhood friend in the opening scene of this novel about a Mafia war which he is investigating. Fourth in a series by the author of Topsy and evil
A queer kind of death by George Baxt( Book )

19 editions published between 1966 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pharao Love, een zwarte, homosexuele detective, onderzoekt de moord op een prostitué-annex-afperser en raakt verzeild in de Newyorkse homosubcultuur
The Humphrey Bogart murder case by George Baxt( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and German and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Herb Villon stars along side Humphrey Bogart and Dashiell Hammett as Bogart's private life begins to resemble the script of the "Maltese Falcon"
The Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers murder case by George Baxt( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dancing duo of Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers are hired by the CIA to spy on a Russian ballet company with whom they will dance as part of a Hollywood spectacular. But the Russian secret service, the KGB, is not sleeping and it too has enrolled dancers to spy on Americans. Question is, which side murdered the double agent?
The Greta Garbo murder case by George Baxt( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accepting the role of Joan of Arc, Hollywood star Greta Garbo finds herself in the middle of a picture involving German expatriates and a cast of spies
The Bette Davis murder case by George Baxt( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in Italian and English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1930s, Bette Davis, a Hollywood movie star, teams up with Agatha Christie, a mystery writer, to solve a series of murders, beginning with the poison death of an archeologist. By the author of The Marlene Dietrich Murder Case
The Noel Coward murder case by George Baxt( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The opening act at a Hell's Kitchen den of iniquity, man-about-town Noel Coward, helps a friend investigate the club's three owners
The Marlene Dietrich murder case by George Baxt( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in Italian and English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When as astrologer is murdered at the famed actress' 1931 New Year's party, Marlene Dietrich plays the role of determined detective as she ignores Hollywood gossips and Nazi sympathizers in her quest for the killer
The neon graveyard by George Baxt( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1989 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mae West murder case by George Baxt( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mae West impersonators are falling victim to a vampirish killer, until the legendary siren herself decides to lead in the pursuit of the murderer
"I!" said the demon by George Baxt( Book )

7 editions published between 1969 and 1987 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A parade of cockeyed creatures; or, Did someone murder our wandering boy? by George Baxt( Book )

8 editions published between 1967 and 1986 in English and French and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A queer kind of umbrella : a Pharoah Love mystery by George Baxt( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and French and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NYPD black detective Pharaoh Love goes undercover in Chinatown to bust an immigrant smuggling ring. By the author of A Queer Kind of Death
Process of elimination : a novel by George Baxt( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in French and English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A queer kind of love : a Pharoah Love mystery
Alternative Names
Baxter George 1923-2003

George Baxt Amerikaans romanschrijver (1923-2003)

George Baxt écrivain américain

George Baxt escritor estadounidense

George Baxt US-amerikanischer Kriminalschriftsteller

Джордж Бакст

백스트, 조지 1923-2003

ジョージ・バクスト

バクスト, ジョージ

Languages
English (90)

German (16)

French (10)

Italian (4)

Danish (2)

Japanese (1)

Finnish (1)

Czech (1)

Covers
A queer kind of love : a Pharoah Love mysteryA queer kind of deathThe Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers murder caseA queer kind of umbrella : a Pharoah Love mystery