WorldCat Identities

Irish, William 1903-1968

Overview
Works: 141 works in 545 publications in 11 languages and 2,856 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Made-for-TV movies  Detective and mystery fiction  Crime films  Noir fiction  Thrillers (Fiction)  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about William Irish
 
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Most widely held works by William Irish
La mariée était en noir by François Truffaut( Visual )

21 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een weduwe wreekt de moord op haar man
Phantom Lady by William Irish( Book )

38 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of William Irish : including Phantom lady, After-dinner story, Deadline at dawn by William Irish( Book )

3 editions published between 1944 and 1960 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The heist( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man who spent four years in prison for a crime he didn't commit wreaks havoc with the man who framed him and stole his girl
Waltz into darkness by William Irish( Book )

10 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What happens when a decent man falls under the baneful spell of a depraved but delectable woman? Set in New Orleans in the 1880's, this novel follows a man's descent into personal ruin and murder
Strangler's serenade by William Irish( Book )

9 editions published between 1951 and 1953 in English and Undetermined and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eyes that watch you by William Irish( Book )

3 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dancing detective by William Irish( Book )

13 editions published between 1946 and 1951 in English and French and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I married a dead man by Cornell Woolrich( Book )

8 editions published between 1948 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gripping psychological thriller that explores our notions of identity and loss
The blue ribbon by William Irish( Book )

6 editions published between 1949 and 1951 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rear window : screenplay by John Michael Hayes( Book )

13 editions published between 1953 and 2001 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a photographer with a broken leg, Stewart takes up the fine art of spying on his Greenwich Village neighbors during a summer heat wave. Things really begin to get hot when he suspects a salesman may have murdered his nagging wife and buried the body in a flower garden. He actively enlists the help of his girlfriend to investigate the highly suspicious chain of events. Events that ultimately lead to one of the most memorable and gripping endings in film history
Dead man blues by William Irish( Book )

7 editions published between 1947 and 1950 in English and Undetermined and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'heure blafarde by William Irish( Book )

23 editions published between 1945 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entre une heure moins dix et six heures moins quart, par une nuit blafarde, s'étale une brève aventure tragique. Un jeune truand, accompagné d'une jeune fille rencontrée au hasard, va tenter de réparer une gaffe. Bon suspense écrit en 1944
Somebody on the phone by William Irish( Book )

2 editions published between 1940 and 1950 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After-dinner story by William Irish( Book )

1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No man of her own( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Helen Ferguson, pregnant, penniless and dumped by her boyfriend Steve Morley, takes the identity of the pregnant Patrice Harkness, when she and her husband are killed in a train crash. The rich Harkness in-laws, and their other son Bill, had never seen Patrice, so they accept her and her newborn son into their family. However, Steve eventually finds her and starts to blackmail her
La Sirène du Mississipi by William Irish( Book )

1 edition published in 1950 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.41 (from 0.18 for The heist ... to 0.99 for La Sirène ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The heist
Alternative Names

controlled identityWoolrich, Cornell, 1903-1968

Ajriš, Uilʹjam

Hopley, George 1903-1968

Hopley-Woolrich, Cornell George

Hopley-Woolrich, Cornell George 1903-1968

Irish, William

Irish, William 1903-1968

Woolrich, Cornell

Woolrich, Cornell 1903-1968

아이리쉬, W. 1903-1968

아이리쉬, 윌리엄 1903-1968

아이리시, 윌리엄 1903-1968

アイリッシュ, W.

アイリッシュ, ウィリアム

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The heist