WorldCat Identities

Creasey, John

Overview
Works: 345 works in 1,850 publications in 4 languages and 25,324 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  History 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PR6005.R517, 823.912
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about John Creasey
 
Most widely held works by John Creasey
The masters of Bow Street : a novel by John Creasey( Book )

19 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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A splinter of glass by John Creasey( Book )

19 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

HANDSOME INSPECTOR WEST, WITH HIS CUSTOMARY FINESSE AND THE AID OF VENABLES, A NEW PROTEGE, DEALS WITH A MAJOR CRIME. A ROBBERY OF GOLD BULLION FROM THE LONDON DOCKS HAS OCCURRED AND THE ONLY CLUE IS A SPLINTER OF GLASS THAT BECOMES IMBEDDED IN VENABLES' FINGER
A sharp rise in crime by John Creasey( Book )

10 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deception is planned to try and stop corruption and deal with vice crimes that reach up to the highest levels. Scotland Yard announces its best detective, Roger West, is dead. The story is credible, as West has recently been the target of would-be assassins. Meanwhile, West attempts to penetrate the circles in which the conspirators operate
Stars for the Toff by John Creasey( Book )

18 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Toff takes on the mystery of the murder of Madame Melinska, a fortune teller in whom his aunt had invested a large sum of money, but finds himself in murder and danger up to his fashionable neck
The mists of fear by John Creasey( Book )

22 editions published between 1955 and 2015 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr Palfrey was up against a baffling mystery. The world over, people were disappearing, seen to vaporise in a swirling white mist. He sent Jim Forrester to Spain on a slim lead, hoping it might develop into something concrete. Lured on by a beautiful girl, Forrester had begun putting two and two together when he also succumbed to the mist
The Toff and Old Harry by John Creasey( Book )

24 editions published between 1948 and 2004 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who is old Harry? No more is known than he is a vicious leader of London's gangland. The hon. Richard Rollison, alias the Toff, decides to find out
The Toff and the lady by John Creasey( Book )

22 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The letter was addressed simply to "The Toff, London W1." Inside it was a photograph of a lovely woman. The lady herself had arrived at a society ball the previous night, looking deadly pale in black satin and mink. She said she had lost her memory and nobody knew who she was. Within days, murder and intrigue had followed her
Hang the little man by John Creasey( Book )

22 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Masked raiders are attacking small shops all over London. Owners fear for their lives and the situation is getting out of hand as one store after another is robbed. Each raid appears to be faultlessly timed? It is up to Chief Inspector Roger West of Scotland Yard to root out the truth
The Toff goes to market by John Creasey( Book )

20 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scotland yard investigates a slightly illegal neighborhood service--the black market where luxuries, as well as death, could be found
Alibi by John Creasey( Book )

8 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and Czech and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger West of Scotland Yard is suffering from overwork and family difficulties. Whilst normally in control, upon this occasion he insults an important witness. This nearly ruins his career, but then leads to the possibility of riches. There is a conspiracy at work and it is up to West to solve this and all of his other problems
The dissemblers by John Creasey( Book )

7 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Mortimer Liddel is charged with the murder of Lancelot Hay. All, however, is not as it seems and a conundrum develops for the famed Inspector West of Scotland Yard. There are visiting Americans; false accusations; a trial, and behind it all a spy ring. Only West and his uncanny instinct for the truth will get to the bottom of this puzzle
The Toff and the Golden Boy by John Creasey( Book )

20 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An outbreak of robberies on small tobacconist shops in London, involving a gang of long-haired youths led by Golden Boy, has the Toff searching for a motive, especially as the profits are so small. What is it that gives Golden Boy such hold over these boys? When several attempts are made on the Toff's life in an effort to make him drop the case, it becomes apparent that much more is involved than profits from small shop raids. Whatever the risks he has to find out
Inspector West takes charge by John Creasey( Book )

16 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Extortion is the name of the game and the method is to murder anyone who might get in the way. The Dreem factory and much else is at stake. Inspector West has to unravel it all at gun point, but not without difficulty and surprise"-- Publiaher
Murder, London-Australia by John Creasey( Book )

18 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superintendent Roger West investigates the strangulation death of an Australian girl in a London boarding house, finding links to a conspiracy involving the passengers on the cruise ship the Kookaburra and the Australian Blue Flag fleet of ships
The plague of silence by John Creasey( Book )

28 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Palfrey and Z5 hunt the men who will rule of ruin as the world faces Doomsday! -- Cover
Murder, London-Miami by John Creasey( Book )

11 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger ('Handsome') West of Scotland Yard investigates from Chelsea, London to Miami. Sir David Marshall, a diplomat, is seemingly involved in a jealous brawl over a woman, but West believes there is more to the matter than meets the eye. His belief is soon vindicated and he sets off on a trail to find the truth
Inspector West at home by John Creasey( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

So young to burn by John Creasey( Book )

9 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of acid-throwing attacks has everyone mystified. Is it the work of young hooligans, or are there more sinister forces at play? Roger ‘Handsome’ West of Scotland Yard must solve the case, and quickly. However, he finds himself dealing with bigoted parents and a hospital full of perverts, not to mention robbery and murder along the way
The trouble at Saxby's by John Creasey( Book )

9 editions published between 1959 and 2000 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The executioners by John Creasey( Book )

11 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger West of Scotland Yard, gets involved in the callous brutality of the underworld. Chayter is released from prison, but some believe he should have served longer, whilst others are convinced of his innocence. West has to battle with those who want Chayter dead and also fight off any notion that 'bygones should now be bygones'
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityAshe, Gordon, 1908-1973

controlled identityCooke, Margaret, 1908-1973

controlled identityCooper, Henry St. John, 1908-1973

controlled identityCredo, 1908-1973

controlled identityDeane, Norman, 1908-1973

controlled identityFécamps, Elise, 1908-1973

controlled identityFrazer, Robert Caine, 1908-1973

controlled identityGill, Patrick, 1908-1973

controlled identityHalliday, Michael, 1908-1973

controlled identityHogarth, Charles

controlled identityHunt, Kyle, 1908-1973

controlled identityMann, Abel, 1908-1973

controlled identityManton, Peter, 1908-1973

controlled identityMarric, J. J.

controlled identityMartin, Richard, 1908-1973

controlled identityMorton, Anthony, 1908-1973

controlled identityRanger, Ken, 1908-1973

controlled identityReilly, William K., 1908-1973

controlled identityRiley, Tex, 1908-1973

controlled identityYork, Jeremy, 1908-1973

Ashe G. 1908-1973

Ashe Gordon

Ashe Gordon 1908-1973

Cooke M.E.

Cooke M. E. 1908-1973

Cooke Margaret

Cooke Margaret 1908-1973

Cooper, Henry Saint John

Cooper Henry Saint John 1908-1973

Cooper Henry St. John

Creasey J 1908-1973

Creasey, John

Creasey, John, 1908-1973

Creasy, John, 1908-1973

Credo

Credo, 1908-1973

Deane N. 1908-1973

Deane Norman

Deane Norman 1908-1973

Fécamps Elise

Fecamps Elise 1908-1973

Frazer, Robert Cain

Frazer Robert Caine

Frazer Robert Caine 1908-1973

Gill Patrick

Gill Patrick 1908-1973

Halliday M. 1908-1973

Halliday Michael

Halliday Michael 1908-1973

Hogarth Charles

Hogarth Charles 1908-1973

Hope Brian

Hope Brian 1908-1973

Hughes Colin

Hughes, Colin 1908-1973

Hunt K. 1908-1973

Hunt, Keyle

Hunt, Keyle 1908-1973

Hunt Kyle

Hunt Kyle 1908-1973

John Creasey anglický spisovatel

John Creasey britisk skribent

John Creasey Brits schrijver (1908-1973)

John Creasey brittisk författare

John Creasey écrivain britannique

John Creasey englischer Schriftsteller

John Creasey scrittore inglese

Krīzijs, D. (Džons), 1908-1973

Krīzijs, Dž. (Džons), 1908-1973

Krīzijs, Džons, 1908-1973

Mann Abel

Manton P. 1908-1973

Manton Peter

Manton Peter 1908-1973

Marric J.J.

Marric J. J. 1908-1973

Marsden James

Marsden James 1908-1973

Martin R. 1908-1973

Martin Richard

Martin Richard 1908-1973

Matheson Rodney

Matheson, Rodney 1908-1973

Mattleson, Rodney

Mattleson Rodney 1908-1973

Morton A. 1908-1973

Morton Anthony

Morton Anthony 1908-1973

Qrizi, Gón, 1908-1973

Ranger K. 1908-1973

Ranger Ken

Ranger Ken 1908-1973

Reilly W. K. 1908-1973

Reilly William K.

Reilly William K. 1908-1973

Riley T. 1908-1973

Riley Tex

Riley Tex 1908-1973

St. John Henry

St. John, Henry 1908-1973

Wilde Jimmy

Wilde, Jimmy 1908-1973

York J. 1908-1973

York Jeremy

York Jeremy 1908-1973

Йорк Д. 1908-1973

Кризи Д. 1908-1973

Кризи Джон

Кризи, Джон, 1908-1973

Криси Д.

Криси Д. 1908-1973

Криси Джон

Криси, Джон, 1908-1973

Мортон Э. 1908-1973

Холлидей М. 1908-1973

Эш Г. 1908-1973

אש, גורדון

ג'ון קריזי סופר בריטי

דוליש, פטריק

דין, נורמן

הלידי, מיקל

יורק, ג'רמי

מורטון, אנטוני

מנטון, פיטר

מרטין, ריצ'רד

מריק, ג'. ג'.

מריק, י. י.

קריזי, ג'ון

매릭, J. J. 1908-1973

크리시, 존 1908-1973

クリーシー, ジョン

ジョン・クリーシー

約翰·克瑞希

Languages
English (306)

Spanish (3)

Czech (1)

Hebrew (1)