WorldCat Identities

Brand, Max 1892-1944

Overview
Works: 1,253 works in 6,845 publications in 4 languages and 214,427 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Western stories  Western films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Drama  Short stories  Action and adventure fiction  History  Melodrama 
Roles: Author, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PS3511.A87, 813.52
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Max Brand
Destry rides again by Max Brand( Book )

55 editions published between 1930 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After serving a six year prison term because of the betrayal of a friend, Harrison Destry decides to hunt down the twelve jurors who framed and then convicted him
Max Brand's best western stories by Max Brand( Book )

17 editions published between 1981 and 1989 in English and held by 1,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wine on the desert--Virginia creeper-MacDonald's dream--Partners--Dust across the range--The bells of San Carlos
Riders of the silences by Max Brand( Book )

34 editions published between 1919 and 2016 in English and held by 1,372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bloodthirsty band of marauders sweep over the range seeking vengeance for the death of one of its members
The stone that shines : a western story by Max Brand( Book )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 1,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Dick Rutherford loses all his money in a horse race, he asks his fiancee to wait for him while he heads into the Far West to seek his fortune
Mountain guns by Max Brand( Book )

7 editions published between 1958 and 1987 in English and held by 1,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stranger from the East came to the trading post deep in the wilderness looking for the man he must kill. What he found was trouble
The lightning warrior : a western story by Max Brand( Book )

24 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A red-haired blue-eyed giant called Cobalt" sets out to capture "the unblemished pelt of the Lightning Warrior as a betrothal gift" for Sylvia Baird, but instead he returns with the wolf itself, tamed.--Cover
The wolf strain : a western trio by Max Brand( Book )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 1,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains three western stories, "Bared Fangs," "Gallows Gamble," and "The Wolf Strain," by early twentieth-century American writer Max Brand
In the hills of Monterey : a western story by Max Brand( Book )

20 editions published between 1924 and 2013 in English and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francisco Valdez arrives in Spanish California to marry Ortiza Tarabal, but she falls in love with his slave, El Rojo
The city in the sky by Max Brand( Book )

25 editions published between 1927 and 2009 in English and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Les Tarron, a young man looking for adventure, meets Doran, a loner on a mysterious errand, Les takes on Doran's job when Doran is shot and puts himself in the crosshairs of a cold-blooded killer
Trouble in Timberline by Max Brand( Book )

16 editions published between 1961 and 2006 in English and held by 1,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Color illustration on front cover of a man wearing western clothing on horseback in a grassy field surrounded by pine trees and mountains holding a rifle in his hands looking to his proper left at three horsemen in the distance
Bull Hunter by Max Brand( Book )

42 editions published between 1921 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man who could rip a tree trunk from the ground with his bare hands or tame the wildest stallion with his kind manner---that was Bull Hunter. One day Bull Hunter and Pete Reeve crossed paths, and townsfolk from Cheyanne to San Antonio braced for a battle that would end up with either a couple of gut-shot gunslingers---or a pair of living legends
The survival of Juan Oro by Max Brand( Book )

16 editions published between 1925 and 2013 in English and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juan Oro, a young American brought up by Indians, is captured in battle by a Spanish lord. He is sent to apprentice with a famous gunslinger with instructions to learn the trade, then kill him. But during training a bond forms between pupil and teacher. A 1925 magazine serial, now published in book form
The gauntlet : a western trio by Max Brand( Book )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The blackness of MacTee, Kate Malone nearly breaks up the duo of Red Harrigan and Black MacTee when she admits that she loves one more than the other. In The king of rats, Reata returns with his rawhide rope. In The gauntlet, Joseph Stillwater Larrimee has to choose between making the claim on the gold he's found and searching for the mysterious lady who is surrounded by a gang of toughs
The stingaree by Max Brand( Book )

17 editions published between 1930 and 2007 in English and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Alabama Joe drifted into Fort Anxious, his one friend there was the boy, Jimmy Green. Most people thought Joe was just an easygoing tramp who would do anything to avoid a fight. Stanley Parker, however, suspected that the stranger was more dangerous than he pretended to be. Ever since Parker had won fame and fortune by gunning down the notorious Bob Dillman, he had been expecting the outlaw's partner, the deadly Stingaree, to show up. And Parker knew he would have to kill Stingaree--if he could!
Gunman's goal : a western story by Max Brand( Book )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Giraldi is a thief. One that steals from other thieves. He is begged to help find Louise Asprey's father and refuse the ten thousand dollars to locate the man, until a cold-blooded mercenary named Dick Renney takes the case
The black signal by Max Brand( Book )

12 editions published between 1925 and 1989 in English and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handsome, reckless Lew Melody, gunfighter and gambler, falls in love with the belle of the range, Sandy Furnival, but his marriage plans are wrecked when he guns down a hired killer
Sixteen in Nome : a north-western story by Max Brand( Book )

19 editions published between 1930 and 2013 in English and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sixteen-year-old boy who is cold, hungry, and desperate goes to work for the owner of the most famous husky in Alaska and embarks on a dogsled trek across the Yukon
The untamed by Max Brand( Book )

52 editions published between 1919 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whistling Dan finds himself locked in a struggle with the outlaw Jim Silent and with Kate Cumberland, the woman who seeks to tame him with her love
The rangeland avenger by Max Brand( Book )

18 editions published between 1922 and 2012 in English and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Riley Sinclair relentlessly pursues the men who abandoned his injured younger brother, leaving him to die in the desert, one of the pursued commits suicide and another saves Sinclair from a lynching party
The seventh man by Max Brand( Book )

49 editions published between 1921 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whistlin' Dan Barry lives a peaceful life with his wife and daughter. He is a fearless, silent, mysterious man cursed with a deadly temper when roused to anger
 
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The stone that shines : a western story
Alternative Names

controlled identityBrand, Max, 1892-1944

Brand, Maks

Brand Max

Brand, Max 1892-1944

Faust Frederick

Faust, Frederick, 1892-

Faust, Frederick, 1892-1944

Faust, Frederick Schiller

Faust, Frederick Schiller 1892-1944

Languages
English (510)

German (6)

Hebrew (1)

French (1)

Covers
Riders of the silencesThe stone that shines : a western storyThe lightning warrior : a western storyThe wolf strain : a western trioIn the hills of Monterey : a western storyThe city in the skyTrouble in TimberlineBull Hunter