WorldCat Identities

Starrett, Vincent 1886-1974

Overview
Works: 442 works in 829 publications in 3 languages and 12,923 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Detective and mystery stories  Bibliography  History  Drama  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery stories, English  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author, Editor, Correspondent, Contributor, Author of introduction, Dedicator, Recipient, Honoree
Classifications: PR4494, 823.8
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Most widely held works by Vincent Starrett
The private life of Sherlock Holmes by Vincent Starrett( Book )
51 editions published between 1933 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An indispensable biography of the world's most famous detective In a boarding house at 221B Baker Street, a genius is at work. With the help of his tireless companion, Dr. Watson, the peerless Sherlock Holmes solves one impossible mystery after the next. Many of his adventures, such as "The Hound of the Baskervilles" and "The Red-Headed League," are world famous, while others, including "The Adventure of the Tired Captain" and "The Singular Affair of the Aluminum Crutch," remain strictly private, simply because Watson cannot find the time to write them down. This glimpse into the secret cas
Bibliophile in the nursery : a bookman's treasury of collectors' lore on old and rare children's books by William Targ( Book )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tales of mystery and imagination by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )
12 editions published between 1432 and 1975 in English and Thai and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents an anthology of tales of horror and the supernatural
Men, women and boats by Stephen Crane( Book )
20 editions published between 1920 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is an electronic edition of the complete book complemented by author biography. This book features a table of contents linked to every chapter. The book was designed for optimal navigation on the Kindle, PDA, Smartphone, and other electronic readers. It is formatted to display on all electronic devices including the Kindle, Smartphones and other Mobile Devices with a small display
Buried Caesars; essays in literary appreciation by Vincent Starrett( Book )
10 editions published between 1923 and 1970 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Books alive : a profane chronicle of literary endeavor and literary misdemeanor by Vincent Starrett( Book )
12 editions published between 1940 and 1990 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ambrose Bierce by Vincent Starrett( Book )
18 editions published between 1920 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stephen Crane, the critical heritage by Richard M Weatherford( Book )
9 editions published between 1948 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bookman's holiday; the private satisfactions of an incurable collector by Vincent Starrett( Book )
11 editions published between 1942 and 1990 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The mystery of Edwin Drood by Charles Dickens( Book )
4 editions published between 1904 and 1969 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduces an array of characters, from the sinister to the comic, and moves to a haunting climax in an atmospheric murder mystery that features the seemingly benevolent John Jasper, a secret opium addict, and his relationship with his newly engaged nephew, Edwin Drood
Fourteen great detective stories by Vincent Starrett( Book )
10 editions published between 1928 and 1939 in English and Undetermined and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
221B : studies in Sherlock Holmes by Vincent Starrett( Book )
13 editions published between 1940 and 1993 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Penny wise and book foolish by Vincent Starrett( Book )
2 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The hired man on horseback; my story of Eugene Manlove Rhodes by May Davison Rhodes( Book )
2 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brownie by George Gissing( Book )
7 editions published between 1931 and 1990 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Books and bipeds by Vincent Starrett( Book )
3 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In a word, 'Books and Bipeds' is for the most part a selection of paragraphs from my weekly book column in the "Chicago Sunday Tribune' ..."--Foreword
Three great documents on human liberties: Magna charta, Declaration of independence, Constitution of the United States ( Book )
7 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Autolycus in limbo by Vincent Starrett( Book )
2 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The moonstone by Wilkie Collins( Book )
4 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A wonderful yellow diamond stolen from the forehead of the four-handed Indian god who typifies the moon, stolen again and again through centuries, and always bringing with it disaster upon its possessors and the households of its possessors."--This is the beginning of the detective story call 'The moonstone"
The glorious mystery by Arthur Machen( Book )
6 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Autolycus 1886-1974
Emerson Starrett, Charles Vincent 1886-1974
Starrett, Charles Vincent Emerson
Starrett, Charles Vincent Emerson 1886-1974
Starrett, V.
スタリット, ヴィンセント
Languages
English (233)
Japanese (4)
Thai (2)
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