WorldCat Identities

Irish, William 1903-1968

Overview
Works: 146 works in 492 publications in 12 languages and 2,768 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Film noir  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Made-for-TV movies  Detective and mystery fiction  Crime films  Noir fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about William Irish
 
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La mariée était en noir by François Truffaut( Visual )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a bridegroom is shot on the steps of the church on his wedding day, his widow traces the group of men responsible and eliminates them one by one
Phantom Lady by William Irish( Book )

24 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 247 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 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deadline at dawn by William Irish( Book )

42 editions published between 1944 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 142 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
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 5 languages and held by 118 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 )

17 editions published between 1951 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I wouldn't be in your shoes by William Irish( Book )

17 editions published between 1943 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eyes that watch you by William Irish( Book )

3 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 66 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 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I married a dead man by Cornell Woolrich( Book )

9 editions published between 1948 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 52 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 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La mariée était en noir by William Irish( Book )

17 editions published between 1940 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le narrateur pense éliminer une femme pour éclaircir son affaire concernant quatre hommes ... Un roman d'une implacable vengeance, adapté au cinéma en 1967
Rear window by Cornell Woolrich( Book )

11 editions published between 1953 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 44 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 )

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

Fear in the night( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man suffering from a strange nightmare discovers he has been hypnotized into commiting a murder
Somebody on the phone by William Irish( Book )

2 editions published between 1940 and 1950 in English and held by 35 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

J'ai épousé une ombre by William Irish( Book )

14 editions published between 1949 and 2000 in French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of William Irish by William Irish( Book )

5 editions published between 1942 and 1960 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The heist
Alternative Names

controlled identityWoolrich, Cornell, 1903-1968

Ajriš, Uilʹjam

Hopley-Woolrich, Cornell George

Irish, William

Айриш У. 1903-1968

Айриш, У. (Уильям), 1903-1968

Вулрич К. 1903-1968

Хопли К. Д. 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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