WorldCat Identities

Irish, William 1903-1968

Overview
Works: 143 works in 577 publications in 13 languages and 2,932 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fiction  Film noir  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Detective and mystery fiction  Detective and mystery television programs 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about William Irish
 
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Most widely held works by William Irish
Phantom Lady by William Irish( Book )

39 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 260 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 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deadline at dawn by William Irish( Book )

43 editions published between 1944 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 147 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 139 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 119 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
Rear window by John Michael Hayes( Book )

23 editions published between 1953 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 75 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
Strangler's serenade by William Irish( Book )

10 editions published between 1951 and 1953 in English and Undetermined and held by 71 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 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

Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

19 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lorsque Jeff Jeffries, reporter-photographe se retrouve dans un fauteuil roulant avec une jambe casséeest, il devient obnibulé par la vie privée de ses voisins d'en face. Suspectant un représentant de commerce d'avoir assassiné sa mégère de femme, il demande à sa petite amie de l'aider à enquêter sur une série d'évènements supects
I married a dead man by Cornell Woolrich( Book )

9 editions published between 1948 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 50 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

Dead man blues by William Irish( Book )

8 editions published between 1947 and 1950 in English and Undetermined and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fear in the night( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 40 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 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

La mariée était en noir by William Irish( Book )

10 editions published between 1956 and 2007 in French and Undetermined and held by 30 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
La sirène du Mississippi by William Irish( Book )

12 editions published between 1950 and 2001 in French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louis Durand est amoureux fou de sa femme Julia qu'il a épousé grâce aux petites annonces. Jusqu'au jour où elle disparaît avec toute sa fortune et qu'il découvre qu'elle ne s'appelle pas Julia mais Bonny et que la vraie Julia est morte assassinée ... Adapté au cinéma en 1968
Mississippi mermaid by François Truffaut( Visual )

15 editions published between 1969 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un industrial se casa con una misteriosa mujer a la que ha conocido a través de las páginas de contactos, pero esta desaparece llevándose todo su dinero. Descubre que no es la mujer que había puesto el anuncio, la busca, la encuentra y se enamora de ella, con fatales consecuencias
 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.46 (from 0.19 for The heist ... to 0.91 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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