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Woolrich, Cornell 1903-1968

Overview
Works: 275 works in 1,110 publications in 15 languages and 13,206 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Historical films  Film noir  Comedy films  Horror films 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Creator, Scenarist, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Cornell Woolrich
 
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Most widely held works by Cornell Woolrich
Rear Window by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

67 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wheelchair bound photographer spies on his neighbours from his apartment window and becomes convinced one of them has committed murder
Rear window( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wheelchair bound photographer spies on his neighbors from his apartment window and becomes convinced one of them has committed murder
Black angel by Cornell Woolrich( Book )

46 editions published between 1943 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panic-stricken young wife races against time to prove that her convicted husband did not murder his mistress
Rendezvous in black by Cornell Woolrich( Book )

35 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On a mild midwestern night in the early 1940s, Johnny Marr leans against a drugstore wall. He?s waiting for Dorothy, his fianc?e, and tonight is the last night they?ll be meeting here, for it?s May 31st, and June 1st marks their wedding day. But she?s late, and Johnny soon learns of a horrible accident?an accident involving a group of drunken men, a low-flying charter plane, and an empty liquor bottle. In one short moment Johnny loses all that matters to him and his life is shattered. He vows to take from these men exactly what they took from him. After years of planning, Johnny begins his quest for revenge, and on May 31st of each year?always on May 31st?wives, lovers, and daughters are suddenly no longer safe." --Amazon.com
Into the night by Cornell Woolrich( Book )

16 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in English and Japanese and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kriminalroman
The bride wore black by Cornell Woolrich( Book )

72 editions published between 1940 and 2018 in 10 languages and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a bridegroom is shot on the steps of the church on his wedding day, his widow traces the group of men responsible and eliminates them one by one
The fantastic stories of Cornell Woolrich by Cornell Woolrich( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Darkness at dawn : early suspense classics by Cornell Woolrich( Book )

11 editions published between 1985 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Night and fear : a centenary collection of stories by Cornell Woolrich( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents twenty previously uncollected tales of mystery and suspense by the "father of noir," many of them originally written for the pulp magazines and never before published in book form
Night has a thousand eyes by Cornell Woolrich( )

32 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Woolrich's iconic tale, Detective Tom Shawn saves a lovely young woman from a suicide attempt one night, and later hears her story. She is in despair because the death of her wealthy father has been predicted by a confidence man seemingly gifted with the power of clairvoyance; a man whose predictions have unerringly aided her father in his business many times before. Shawn and a squad of detectives investigate this dire prediction and try to avert the millionaire businessman from meeting his ordained end at the stroke of midnight."--Page 4 of cover
Nightwebs by Cornell Woolrich( Book )

13 editions published between 1971 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ellery Queen's the golden 13 by Ellery Queen( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"13 first prize winners from Ellery Queen's mystery magazine."
Black angel( Visual )

5 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman tries to clear the name of her husband, accused of murdering his lover
The Cornell Woolrich omnibus by Cornell Woolrich( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Omnibus is a collection of the master's best work, which explores all the quintessential noir themes of loneliness, despair, futility - and, occasionally, redemption
I married a dead man by Cornell Woolrich( Book )

26 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gripping psychological thriller that explores our notions of identity and loss
Rear window by Jeff Bleckner( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recently paralyzed architect (Jason Kemp) believes he has witnessed a murder from his apartment window. Jason's colleague (Claudia) quickly becomes his partner in trying to solve the mysterious puzzle that lies in the apartment across the way. The more-than-patient detective (Moore) grudgingly responds to their repeated calls and accusations, but believes Jason's imagination is getting the best of him. Determined to uncover the truth, Jason continues to dig deeper, finding himself locked in a deadly game of cat and mouse
Manhattan love song by Cornell Woolrich( Book )

7 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1932 novel brilliantly showcases Cornell Woolrich's transition from modernist to pulp master, as the reader follows a young Manhattan couples' tragic fall from grace
Angels of darkness by Cornell Woolrich( Book )

7 editions published between 1978 and 1997 in English and Italian and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phantom lady by Cornell Woolrich( Book )

30 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sentenced to death for murdering his wife, Henderson can prove his innocence only by locating his alibi, a mysterious woman who has vanished without a trace
Rear window and other stories by Cornell Woolrich( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Night and fear : a centenary collection of stories
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Rendezvous in blackThe bride wore blackNight and fear : a centenary collection of storiesNight has a thousand eyesNightwebsThe Cornell Woolrich omnibusI married a dead manManhattan love song
Alternative Names

controlled identityHopley, George, 1903-1968

controlled identityIrish, William, 1903-1968

Airishu, Uiriamu 1903-1968

Airishu, Uiriamu [pseud.]

Ajriš, Uilʹjam

Cornell Woolrich

Cornell Woolrich Amerikaans schrijver (1903-1968)

Cornell Woolrich amerikansk författare

Cornell Woolrich amerikansk skribent

Cornell Woolrich scrittore statunitense

Cornell Woolrich US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller und Drehbuchautor

Hopley , George

Hopley, George 1903-1968

Hopley-Woolrich , Cornell George

Hopley-Woolrich, Cornell George, 1903-1968

Irish

Irish, W.

Irish , William

Irish, William 1903-1968

William Irish écrivain américain

Woolrich, Cornell.

Woolrich, Cornell, 1903-1968

Woolrich, Cornell G. H. 1903-1968

Woolrich Cornell George Hopley-

Woolrich, Cornell George Hopley 1903-1968

Woolrih , Gornell

Айриш У. 1903-1968

Айриш, У. (Уильям), 1903-1968

Вулрич К. 1903-1968

Вулрич Корнелл

Вулрич Корнелл Хопли-

Корнел Улрич

Корнелл Вулрич

Хопли-Вулрич Корнелл 1903-1968

Хопли К. Д. 1903-1968

Քորնելլ Վուլրիչ

וולריץ', קורנל

קורנל וולריץ'

ویلیام آیریش نویسنده آمریکایی

কর্নেল উলরিচ

കോർണെൽ വൂൾറിച്ച്

울리치, 코넬 1903-1968

울리치, 코넬 G. H. 1903-1968

코넬 울리치

ウィリアム・アイリッシュ

ウーリッチ, コーネル

ウールリッチ, コーネル

康奈爾·伍里奇

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