WorldCat Identities

Brand, Max 1892-1944

Works: 408 works in 1,783 publications in 7 languages and 44,609 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Western stories  Western films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Drama  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Author, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor
Classifications: PS3511.A87, 813.52
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Max Brand
Destry rides again by Max Brand( Book )

58 editions published between 1930 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,536 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
Riders of the silences by Max Brand( Book )

31 editions published between 1919 and 2014 in English and held by 1,419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bloodthirsty band of marauders sweep over the range seeking vengeance for the death of one of its members
Train's trust : a western story by Max Brand( Book )

23 editions published between 1924 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Longtime thief and card sharp Steven Train is sought out by another crook, John Rainier, with a proposal. Rainier saved rich rancher Patrick Comstock from serious injury and was rewarded with an easy job. Now Comstock has asked Ranier to help find an honest man skilled with firearms for a special mission. Years ago, Comstock unintentionally benefited from bad financial advice he gave to a friend, and wants to find him to pay it back. Rainier wants Train to apply for the job -- on the understanding that they'll split the money that Comstock entrusts to him
Bull Hunter by Max Brand( Book )

38 editions published between 1921 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,131 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 stingaree by Max Brand( Book )

18 editions published between 1958 and 2007 in English and held by 1,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Alabama Joe drifted into Fort Anxious, he seemed to be a shiftless, easygoing tramp. But he didn't fool Parker. Parker had gunned down the notorious Bob Dillman. He'd known that one day Dillman's outlaw partner would appear to avenge his death. The Stingaree was fast on the draw and deadly as a snake. Parker knew he'd have to draw first-or die!
The rangeland avenger by Max Brand( Book )

26 editions published between 1922 and 2013 in English and held by 1,054 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 untamed by Max Brand( Book )

52 editions published between 1919 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,043 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
Dan Barry's daughter by Max Brand( Book )

36 editions published between 1924 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After hightailing it to Mexico to escape false accusations of murdering his mining partners, Harry Gloster falls in love with a woman there. But when the roundup posse finds him, he must choose to stay and risk hanging or run and forget the girl
The trail to San Triste by Max Brand( Book )

9 editions published between 1952 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hot-tempered young drifter is set up in the Mexican town of San Triste to impersonate the missing heir to the Vereal estate and to clear the way for the theft of the magnificent treasure hidden on the estate
Drifter's vengeance by Max Brand( Book )

16 editions published between 1932 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speedy was a king among tricksters, and he was about to use his special skills while serving as deputy sheriff of Sunday Slough. He had a debt of honor to settle for a friend, and he was about to take on some pretty long odds: three-to-one without a gun!
Singing guns by Max Brand( Book )

25 editions published between 1928 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhiannon Lived In the wilderness terrifying the mountain people with his raids. Sheriff Caradac had the outlaw in his sight. Just As he raise his rifle he slipped and fell. Injured he was easy prey for Rhiannon
The seventh man by Max Brand( Book )

40 editions published between 1921 and 2014 in English and held by 917 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
War party by Max Brand( Book )

18 editions published between 1934 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kidnapped by the Cheyennes as a child, Red Hawk, encounters prejudices and hardships in both the red man's and white man's world
Hired guns by Max Brand( Book )

22 editions published between 1923 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Buel didn't look like a man who could inspire fear. He was a slight man with boyish good looks and a gentle manner, but he was also a fearsome fighter with hands or guns or knives. Billy Buel was one of those rare men who had learned from every defeat he'd ever been handed. For nine years a feud had raged between the Benchleys and the Camps. At last, they decided on a two-man duel to settle their grudge. Now Billy Buel, hired by the Camps, faced Ames Benchley for the showdown. "Choose your signal for the draw," Ames declared. "You heard that owl hoot?" Billy Buel asked, "The next time he hoots we go for our guns."
The lightning runner by Max Brand( Book )

13 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlaw Lawrence Grey has been captured in El Paso-- but Marshal Neilan will set him free if he can locate John Ray, now in Mexico, and heir to a fortune. During the search, Lawrence finds himself surrounding by intrigue, with his life threatened from all sides
Destry rides again by George Marshall( Visual )

13 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Destry, a mild-mannered deputy who doesn't like guns ... is called to restore order to the hopelessly corrupt frontier town of Bottleneck. Though reluctant to undertake such an enormous task, he's soon roped into action after meeting the seductive Frenchy, an alluring saloon girl who belts out unforgettable show-stoppers like "The Boys in the Back Room," while winning the hero's heart."--Container
The night horseman by Max Brand( Book )

52 editions published between 1920 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doc Byrne left the big city and headed west, but once he encountered Jerry Strann, Dan Barry, and Joe Cumberland, there would be plenty of work for him before the Night Horseman rode away
One man posse by Max Brand( Book )

8 editions published between 1963 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bones, a horseman with a price on his head, saves Sleeper from a flash flood and certain death. Sleeper's attempt to pay back the debt take him down a long, dangerous trail
Free range Lanning by Max Brand( Book )

12 editions published between 1921 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andy Lanning had a five-thousand dollar price on his head. In the span of a few hours, the quiet, young blacksmith had turned into the most hunted outlaw on the range. It all started when he was goaded into a fight with the town bully. Believing he'd killed his tormentor, he fled with a posse led by bloodthirsty Bill Dozier in hot pursuit. When Andy returned Dozier's fire, he not only killed Dozier but signed his own death warrant. Deputy marshal Hal Dozier would never let his brother's death go unavenged
Marbleface by Max Brand( Book )

28 editions published between 1934 and 2003 in English and Czech and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A one-time boxer with a bad heart trades his fists for a gun and a deck of cards and becomes a wily gambler; but soon every desperado, cowboy and lawman is itching to bring him down for the count
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Destry rides again
Alternative Names

controlled identityAustin, Frank, 1892-1944

controlled identityBaxter, George Owen, 1892-1944

controlled identityBolt, Lee, 1892-1944

controlled identityButler, Walter C., 1892-1944

controlled identityChallis, George, 1892-1944

controlled identityDawson, Peter, 1892-1944

controlled identityDexter, Martin, 1892-1944

controlled identityEvan, Evin, 1892-1944

controlled identityEvans, Evan, 1892-1944

controlled identityFaust, Frederick Schiller, 1892-1944

controlled identityFrederick, John, 1892-1944

controlled identityFrost, Frederick, 1892-1944

controlled identityLawton, Dennis, 1892-1944

controlled identityManning, David, 1892-1944

controlled identityMorland, Peter Henry, 1892-1944

controlled identityOwen, High, 1892-1944

controlled identitySilver, Nicholas, 1892-1944

controlled identityUriel, Henry, 1892-1944

Austin, Frank.

Austin, Frank 1892-1944

B., M. 1892-1944

Baxter, G. O.

Baxter, George O. 1892-1944

Baxter, George Owen.

Baxter, George Owen 1892-1944

Brand, Maks

Brand, Max.

Brands, Maksis 1892-1944

Butler, Walter C. 1892-1944

Challis, George 1892-1944

Evans, Evan.

Evans, Evan 1892-1944

Evans, Evin 1892-1944

Faust, Frederick.

Faust, Frederick 1892-1944

Faust, Frederick S. 1892-1944

Faust, Frederick Schiller.

Faust, Frederick Schiller 1892-1944

Faust Frederick Shiller 1892-1944

Frederick, John 1892-1944

Frost, Frederick.

Frost, Frederick 1892-1944

Manning, David 1892-1944

Max Brand, John

Morland, Peter H. 1892-1944

Morland, Peter Henry 1892-1944

English (499)

German (11)

Polish (7)

Czech (5)

Norwegian (2)

French (1)

Hebrew (1)

Riders of the silencesBull HunterThe stingareeThe rangeland avengerThe untamedDan Barry's daughterDrifter's vengeanceThe seventh man