WorldCat Identities

Creasey, John

Overview
Works: 110 works in 558 publications in 3 languages and 10,521 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
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
Gideon's day by John Creasey( Book )

37 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gideon's day is a busy one. He balances family commitments with solving a series of seemingly unrelated crimes from which a plot nonetheless evolves and a mystery is solved. One of the most senior officers within Scotland Yard, his analytical brain and sense of fairness is respected by colleagues and villains alike
A bundle for the Toff by John Creasey( Book )

18 editions published between 1967 and 2007 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A newborn baby has been left at the doorstep of Richard Gresham Terrace's flat. He was well known for his generous nature and had given a helping hand to many. However, this incident put his reputation on the line. What would he have to do to prove that the child is not his?
The Toff and Old Harry by John Creasey( Book )

22 editions published between 1948 and 2002 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The leader of a gang of East End thieves kidnaps the Toff and embarks on a series of organized robberies
The mists of fear by John Creasey( Book )

15 editions published between 1955 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 454 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
Gideon's night by John Creasey( Book )

27 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this particular night Commander George Gideon has to deal with a couple of psychopaths. There's also an explosive gang war in the offing. Can Scotland Yard's finest deal with such a nightmarish scenario, with what would ordinarily be months of time consuming police work crammed into just one night?
A part for a policeman by John Creasey( Book )

8 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger 'Handsome' West of Scotland Yard is called upon to investigate a brutal attack that took place in a luxury penthouse, where there is a mirrored bedroom and a mysterious, concealed, safe. The trail leads to an abortion clinic and a major film studio, but how are these linked and why is West in more danger than even he realises?
The Toff goes to market by John Creasey( Book )

12 editions published between 1942 and 1997 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gideon's week by John Creasey( Book )

30 editions published between 1956 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No week in the life of Commander Gideon of Scotland Yard could be entirely uneventful. However, a mass escape from Millways Gaol, Manchester, made this a particularly harassing week, especially with a criminal like Benson at large
Alibi by John Creasey( Book )

7 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and Czech and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As is often the case, Roger West of Scotland Yard is suffering from both overwork and family difficulties. Whilst normally in full control, upon this occasion he insults an important witness. This has the effect of nearly ruining his career, but then leads to the possibility of riches beyond his wildest dreams, and those of any honest policeman. There is a conspiracy at work and it is up to West to solve this and all of his other problems
Death of a postman by John Creasey( Book )

9 editions published between 1956 and 1987 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scene of the crime by John Creasey( Book )

10 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man`s ambition and love of his beautiful wife, lead him to murder and robbery with violence. Superintendent Roger West, Scotland Yard's best, and most down to earth, detective is called in, although not without family complications
Look three ways at murder by John Creasey( Book )

15 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once a murder is committed, the perpetrators have nothing to lose - they can murder again, although the chances of being caught rise, especially if Roger West, one of Scotland Yard's finest detectives, is on their trail. But there are always three ways of viewing the crime: that of the hunter, the hunted, and the victim's
The flood by John Creasey( Book )

11 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The worst floods the world has ever known besiege all land masses. Some, such as Great Britain, are on the point of extinction. Dr. Palfrey has to find a solution, but before he does he needs to find the cause ... If he can, will a solution present itself, and can Palfrey triumph on behalf of mankind?
The smog; a story of Dr. Palfrey by John Creasey( Book )

8 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an English Village and an American City life goes on as normal. Then a choking, yellowish smog begins to creep along the ground. It is an eye-stinging, killing miasma. Dr. Palfrey and Z5 deploy to head off the threat. One mystery follows another and a fantastic, yet disturbing light is shined on a problem that is all too real
The Toff and the sleepy cowboy : the 56th book of the Toff by John Creasey( Book )

8 editions published between 1974 and 1980 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The toff in town by John Creasey( Book )

6 editions published between 1948 and 1977 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wings of peace by John Creasey( Book )

9 editions published between 1948 and 1978 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The thunder maker : a new Dr. Palfrey adventure by John Creasey( Book )

5 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gun for Inspector West by John Creasey( Book )

15 editions published between 1953 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murder on the line by John Creasey( Book )

9 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger 'Handsome' West of Scotland Yard is pitted against a ruthless criminal network. They will stop at nothing in their pursuit of bribery, corruption, and theft. Amongst them is a cold-blooded killer whom West must capture. Against him is an organisation with money to spare and no compunction about murder if it is in their interests
 
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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, Gordon

Ashe, Gordon 1908-1973

Cooke, M. E.

Cooke, M. E. 1908-1973

Cooke, Margaret 1908-1973

Cooper, Henry Saint John 1908-1973

Creasey, John

Creasey, John 1908-1973

Creasy, John, 1908-1973

Credo, 1908-1973

Deane, Norman 1908-1973

Fecamps, Elise

Fecamps, Elise 1908-1973

Frazer, Robert Caine 1908-1973

Gill, Patrick 1908-1973

Halliday, Michael

Halliday, Michael 1908-1973

Hogarth, Charles 1908-1973

Hope, Brian 1908-1973

Hughes, Colin 1908-1973

Hunt, Keyle

Hunt, Keyle pseud

Hunt, Kyle

Hunt, Kyle 1908-1973

John Creasey britisk skribent

John Creasey brittisk frfattare

John Creasey crivain britannique

John Creasey englischer Schriftsteller

John Creasey scrittore inglese

Manton, Peter 1908-1973

Marric, J.J.

Marric, J. J. 1908-1973

Marsden, James.

Marsden, James 1908-1973

Martin, Richard 1908-1973

Matheson, Rodney.

Mattleson, Rodney 1908-1973

Morton, Anthony

Morton, Anthony 1908-1973

Qrizi, Gn, 1908-1973

Ranger, Ken

Ranger, Ken 1908-1973

Reilly, William K. 1908-1973

Riley, Tex 1908-1973

St. John, Henry 1908-1973

Wilde, Jimmy.

York, Jeremy

York, Jeremy 1908-1973

אש, גורדון

ג'ון קריזי

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

クリーシー, ジョン

Languages
English (267)

Italian (3)

Czech (1)

Covers
A bundle for the ToffThe Toff goes to marketThe scene of the crime