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Shaffer, Anthony 1926-2001

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Most widely held works by Anthony Shaffer
Sleuth by Anthony Shaffer( Book )

98 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The ultimate game of cat-and-mouse is played out in a cozy English country house owned by celebrated mystery writer, Andrew Wyke. Invited guest Milo Tindle, a young rival who shares not only Wyke's love of the game but also his wife, has come to lay claim. Revenge is devised and murders plotted as the two plan the ultimate whodunnit."--Publisher's description
The wicker man by Robin Hardy( Visual )

68 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young girl mysteriously disappears, Police Sergeant Howie travels to a remote Scottish island to investigate. But this pastoral community, led by the strange Lord Summerisle, is not what it seems
Frenzy by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

100 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 1,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In modern-day London, a sex criminal known as the Necktie Murderer has the police on alert and their trail leads to an innocent man who must now elude the law and prove his innocence by finding the real murderer
Sleuth by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

51 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Locked in a high-tech English manor and bound in a deadly duel of wits, Andrew Wyke and Milo Tindle have come together as English gentlemen to discuss the matter of Wyke's wife. She is the woman both men are sleeping with. But as wit becomes wicked and clever becomes cutthroat, Wyke and Tindle's game of one-upmanship spirals out of control, escalating in a chess match that can have only one outcome. Someone will be murdered
Agatha Christie's Poirot by Agatha Christie( Visual )

26 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set amidst the Egyptian landscape, Hercule Poirot must unravel the web of treachery and guilt woven by the murderer of a beautiful young heiress
Murderer : a play in two acts by Anthony Shaffer( Book )

15 editions published between 1979 and 1998 in English and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

So full of hoaxes and double crossing you can hardly believe your eyes
Evil under the sun by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

14 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a shrewish stage star is found strangled at a posh island resort, detective Hercule Poirot is called in to investigate
The wicker man : a novel by Robin Hardy( Book )

19 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inhabitants of Summerisle strike at the heart of civilized society by engaging in erotic rites, blood sacrifice, and orgiastic dance
Whodunnit : a comedy thriller by Anthony Shaffer( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in Undetermined and English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Absolution( Visual )

16 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and French and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psychological drama about an uncompromising priest at an English boys' school who becomes the victim of his own tyrannical behavior. Based on a true story
Sommersby by Jon Amiel( Visual )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and French and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Jack Sommersby returns home to the South after the Civil War, he is not the man anyone remembers, including his wife. The real test of their newfound love and his identity comes when he stands trial for his life
This savage parade by Anthony Shaffer( Book )

6 editions published in 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Absolution : a mystery by Anthony Shaffer( Book )

7 editions published between 1979 and 1994 in English and French and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Récit criminel situé dans un collège de Jésuites anglais. Description peu nuancée de rapports maître-élève et finale mélodramatique
How doth the little crocodile? by Anthony Shaffer( Book )

2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Widow's weeds, or, For years I couldn't wear my black : a play in three acts by Anthony Shaffer( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frenzy ; Family plot( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Family plot: A tongue-in-cheek thriller about a wealthy woman who innocently hires a phony psychic to find her missing heir
Withered murder by Anthony Shaffer( Book )

6 editions published between 1955 and 1956 in English and Undetermined and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murderer : a play by Anthony Shaffer( Book )

3 editions published between 1975 and 1987 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthony Shaffer's The wicker man( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young girl mysteriously disappears, Police Sergeant Howie travels to a remote Scottish island to investigate. But this pastoral community, led by the strange Lord Summerisle, is not what it seems
Le limier by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

9 editions published between 1972 and 2009 in French and English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deux hommes, que tout semble opposer, s'associent dans un intérêt commun ... Un duel implacable pour ce huis clos bien ficelé qui ne fera pas oublier, malgré tout, le chef-d'oeuvre de Mankiewicz
 
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Murderer : a play in two acts
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controlled identityAnthony, Peter (Mystery novelist)

Anthony Shaffer auteur dramatique, romancier, scénariste

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Anthony Shaffer Brits scenarioschrijver (1926-2001)

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Anthony Shaffer englischer Drehbuchautor

Anthony Shaffer scrittore e sceneggiatore inglese

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Shaffer, A. 1926-2001

Shaffer, A. (Anthony), 1926-2001

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Shaffer, Anthony Joshua.

Shēfā, Ansonī

Shēfā, Ansonī 1926-2001

Энтони Шаффер

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The wicker manFrenzySleuthMurderer : a play in two actsThe wicker man : a novelWhodunnit : a comedy thrillerThis savage paradeFrenzy ; Family plot