WorldCat Identities

Lewis, Roy 1933-

Overview
Works: 114 works in 595 publications in 2 languages and 14,114 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  History  Detective and mystery stories, English 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: PR6062.E954, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Roy Lewis
Most cunning workmen by Roy Lewis( Book )

14 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trout in the milk by Roy Lewis( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A form of death by Roy Lewis( Book )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and Dutch and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trouble arises for former policeman-turned-solicitor Eric Ward when he betrays his wife with a beautiful young woman who is murdered shortly after their encounter, and Eric begins a desperate struggle to clear his name and find the real killer
A certain blindness by Roy Lewis( Book )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the eyes of solicitor Eric Ward there was something odd about Arthur Egan's life and death. Egan's estate comprised a large sum to go to an heir no one knew he had. Egan had served a term for manslaughter committed during an armed robbery of Lord Morcomb's estate. Indications were that the evidence against him had been planted. The present Lord Morcomb was facing heavy death duties, and Ward's firm had to advise how these could be handled. Despite warnings from the senior partner that he was wasting time on the Egan estate, Ward persisted - and his investigations soon led to murder
Grave error by Roy Lewis( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archaeologist Arnold Landon's attendance at a conference in Rome leads him into the world of professional grave robbers, when he stumbles upon a revenge killing in the Etruscan city of the dead. Back in less glamorous Northumberland, DCI O'Connor has his own problems, investigating an international smuggling ring in ancient artifacts
A gathering of ghosts by Roy Lewis( Book )

11 editions published between 1982 and 1989 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A secret dying by Roy Lewis( Book )

15 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Arnold Landon completes a brochure for a missing colleague, he finds a previously undiscovered medieval painting and clues to the first researcher's disappearance
Premium on death by Roy Lewis( Book )

7 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The salamander chill : an Eric Ward novel by Roy Lewis( Book )

12 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This novel features Eric Ward, a merchant banker and lawyer who is advising the Salamander Corporation about a hostile takeover bid. He finds his roles gradually intertwining when a business ally is accused of murder and Ward undertakes his defence
A limited vision by Roy Lewis( Book )

8 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bloodeagle by Roy Lewis( Book )

18 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once at the site of an unexpected assignment from the Department of Museums and Antiquities, medieval specialist Arnold Landon helps to investigate a series of murders involving what police think are medieval overtones
Dwell in danger by Roy Lewis( Book )

7 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Design for Murder by Roy Lewis( )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Eric Ward and Sharon Owen defend suspected serial killer Raymond Conroy, they win an acquittal on a technicality thus incurring the wrath of CI Charlie Spate. But when Conroy disappears, and the Zodiac Killer strikes again, this time on Tyneside, Ward finds himself involved once more
Goddess of death by Roy Lewis( )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bored by his desk job in Northumberland, Arnold Landon welcomes the opportunity to join a group of criminal-hunters who specialise in tracing artefacts and looted antiques. Led by the formidable Carmela Cacciatore, Landon sets off on the trail of an ancient bronze statuette of Artemis the Huntress, part of a hoard looted first by the Nazis and then by Stalin's trophy brigade. As Arnold and Carmela dig deeper they are faced with the murder of an informant and as further killings pile up their efforts are frustrated. As they uncover a history of greed, corruption, murder and betrayal the long arm of revenge reaches out to kill once again
Dead ringer by Roy Lewis( )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In old age Edwin James looks back over his scandalous life in law and the theatre: he recalls his rise to fame and fortune which begins as a debt-ridden counsel in the case arising from the Running Rein scandal of the 1844 Derby. He begins his hunt for the missing witness and the Derby winner which has been spirited away. Aided by ex-convict Ben Gully, he probes in the dark belly of the London underworld while at the same time trying to avoid his creditors.--Publisher description
The devil is dead : an Arnold Landon novel by Roy Lewis( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features Arnold Landon, archaeologist, who is enlisted by a professor to help demonstrate the site of a lost medieval monastery
Dead secret by Roy Lewis( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Arnold Landon and his associate Portia mediate between land developers and eco-protesters over the fate of an ancient woodland, the discovery of a body raises new questions for which Arnold must find an answer
Men of subtle craft : an Arnold Landon novel by Roy Lewis( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 1997 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wisp of smoke : an Arnold Landon novel by Roy Lewis( Book )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cross bearer by Roy Lewis( Book )

10 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a tale of murder and history, archeologist Arnold Landon and bookseller Jane Wilson hunt for the legendary treasure of the 14th Century Knights Templar. By the author of A Secret Dying
 
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A form of death
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Grave errorA secret dyingBloodeagleDesign for MurderDead ringerDead secretThe cross bearer
Alternative Names

controlled identityLewis, J. R. (John Royston)

controlled identitySpringfield, David, 1933-

Justin Lewis Brits hoogleraar

Lewis, J. R.

Lewis, J. R. 1933-

Lewis, John Royston.

Lewis, John Royston 1933-

Lewis, Roy.

Lewis, Roy 1933-

Lewis, Roy H.

Springfield, David 1933-

Джастин Льюис

Languages
English (193)

Dutch (1)