WorldCat Identities

Hebden, Mark 1916-1991

Overview
Works: 57 works in 208 publications in 3 languages and 7,015 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6058.A6886, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mark Hebden
Pel and the faceless corpse by Mark Hebden( Book )

11 editions published between 1979 and 2001 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The corpse of an elderly man is found brutally murdered on the grounds of the estate of Paul-Edouard Piot, and Inspector Pel is called in to investigate
Death set to music by Mark Hebden( Book )

15 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The severely battered body of a murder victim turns up in provincial France and the sharp-tongued Chief Inspector Pel must use all his Gallic guile to understand the pile of clues building up around him, until a further murder and one small boy make the elusive truth all too apparent
Pel and the pirates by Mark Hebden( Book )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2001 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Chief Inspector Pel honeymoons with his long-time love in St Ives, a local taxi driver is murdered. More puzzling is his attempts to reach Pel before the brutal killing and the fact his message is one of murder, arson, and smuggling. But, can Pel break the silence surrounding the Islanders, and catch the killer?
Pel and the party spirit by Mark Hebden( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chief Inspector Pel and Brigade Criminelle are mobilised when a fatal stabbing, an anticipated delivery of lethal drugs, and the discovery of a corpse in an ancient tower all coincide with a frantic search for two murderous hitchhikers
Pel and the promised land by Mark Hebden( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To Chief Inspector Evariste Clovis Désiré Pel, the unspoilt countryside of his beloved Burgundy is the promised land. So when it becomes painfully apparent that the flood of foreigners--mostly Brits--acquiring property has shifted eastward from the Dordogne, Pel's habitual xenophobia increases
Pel and the predators by Mark Hebden( Book )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There has been a sudden spate of murders around Burgundy where Pel has just been promoted to Chief Inspector. He also receives a letter bomb, and these combined events threaten to overturn Pel's plans to marry. Can Pel keep his life, his love and his career by solving the murder mysteries? Can Pel stave off the predators?
Pel and the sepulchre job by Mark Hebden( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dead man is found floating in a canal, his wallet revealing a strange symbolic drawing, and a hostage drama unfolds at the Banque Credit Rural. On the other side of town, a stunning art student switches masterpieces for copies. Somehow, the crimes fit together and Chief Inspector Pel has to respond with true Gallic guile
Pel and the bombers by Mark Hebden( Book )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When five murders disturb his sleepy Burgundian city on Bastille night, Chief Inspector Evariste Clovis Desiré Pel has his work cut out for him. A terrorist group is at work and the President is due shortly on a State visit. Pel's problems with his tyrannical landlady must be put aside whilst he catches the criminals
Pel and the missing persons by Mark Hebden( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gang rob a supermarket, a home-made bomb is found at the airport, and the body of an old man is found on the motorway. Also, what is the connection between a fearful lawyer and the fatal stabbing of a tourist? On top of all this, Daniel Darcy, trusted deputy to Chief Inspector Pel has been suspended on suspicion of taking bribes
Pel among the Pueblos by Mark Hebden( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2001 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pel and the staghound by Mark Hebden( Book )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kriminalroman
Pel and the touch of pitch by Mark Hebden( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2001 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pel and the picture of innocence by Mark Hebden( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pel under pressure by Mark Hebden( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The irascible Chief Inspector Pel is hot on the trail of a crime syndicate in this fast-paced, gritty crime novel. He uncovers a drug-smuggling ring within the walls of Burgundy's university, and several murders guide the Chief Inspector to Innsbruck where the mistress of a professor awaits him
A pride of dolphins by Mark Hebden( Book )

4 editions published between 1974 and 1978 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dark side of the island by Mark Hebden( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The errant knights by Mark Hebden( Book )

9 editions published between 1968 and 1973 in English and Dutch and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twee Engelse echtparen die per auto door Spanje reizen, raken in een hachelijke positie doordat een van hen spontaan hulp biedt aan een door de politie gezochte jongen
Mask of violence by Mark Hebden( Book )

3 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two tourists are caught in a web of international intrigue
The eyewitness by Mark Hebden( Book )

9 editions published between 1966 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pel and the prowler by Mark Hebden( Book )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kriminalroman
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityHarris, John, 1916-1991

Hebden, Mark 1916-1991

Languages
English (136)

Dutch (4)

Japanese (2)

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