WorldCat Identities

Beach, Rex 1877-1949

Overview
Works: 278 works in 1,076 publications in 11 languages and 8,348 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Western fiction  History  Silent films  Western films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Historical fiction  Horror films 
Roles: Author, Producer, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of screenplay, Creator, Scenarist
Classifications: PS3503.E1135, 813.52
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rex Beach
The spoilers by Rex Beach( Book )

84 editions published between 1905 and 2020 in 6 languages and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A lucky strike by a pair of prospectors turns into a nightmare when crooked politicians attempt to steal their claim. Loaded with action and romance, this 1906 bestseller recaptures the excitement of the Gold Rush era, when thousands of prospectors headed to Alaska in hopes of finding riches. Miners, gamblers, and fortune-hunters of every description populate these pages, chasing their dreams among the rowdy camps and boom towns of the frozen north. Author Rex Beach, known as the Victor Hugo of the North, based this novel on a true series of events involving the theft of Yukon gold mines by corrupt politicians. Beach seasoned the dramatic tale with incidents from his own experiences prospecting for gold in Nome at the beginning of the twentieth century. Five different movie versions of The Spoilers include versions with John Wayne and Gary Cooper in the role of the rugged hero"--
Pardners by Rex Beach( )

38 editions published between 1904 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The barrier by Rex Beach( Book )

60 editions published between 1907 and 2020 in 4 languages and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Capitol Theatre, New York. Program. Major Edward Bowes, managing director, Capitol Theatre takes pleasure in offering the following entertainment created, lighted and staged under his personal direction. Rex Beach's "The Barrier," directed by George Hill, a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture
The iron trail : an Alaskan romance by Rex Beach( Book )

43 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story involves an honest railroad engineer up against a crooked railroader to complete a trans-Alaska railroad
The silver horde by Rex Beach( Book )

38 editions published between 1909 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of the Alaskan fisheries, featuring the gallant fight of a fisherman pursuing his elusive dreams
The ne'er-do-well by Rex Beach( Book )

33 editions published between 1911 and 2020 in 4 languages and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flowing gold by Rex Beach( Book )

25 editions published between 1922 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the Texas oil fields
The net : a novel by Rex Beach( Book )

25 editions published between 1912 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rainbow's end by Rex Beach( Book )

30 editions published between 1916 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heart of the sunset by Rex Beach( Book )

27 editions published between 1915 and 2013 in English and Czech and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Going some. A romance of strenuous affection by Rex Beach( )

21 editions published between 1909 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hinton Theatre, Muskogee, Oklahoma, Frank North Co., Shubert's successful comedy "Going Some," by Paul Armstrong and Rex Beach, staged under direction of R.E. Hilliard
The world in his arms by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

9 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in English and Multiple languages and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ship captain must rescue his lady love, after she is kidnapped to be forced into an unwanted marriage
The auction block : a novel of New York life by Rex Beach( Book )

29 editions published between 1914 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The penalty by Wallace Worsley( Visual )

4 editions published between 1920 and 2012 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When an incompetent doctor amputates the legs of a young boy, he has no idea that the youth will grow up to be the immoral and embittered Blizzard, a criminal mastermind who orchestrates a bizarre and heinous plot to avenge himself upon his malefactor"--Container
The winds of chance by Rex Beach( Book )

20 editions published between 1900 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laughing Bill Hyde and other stories by Rex Beach( )

34 editions published between 1900 and 2020 in 4 languages and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rex Beach'dubbed the "Victor Hugo" of the North'reached fame and best-seller status with the publication of his novel, The Spoilers. He went on to have a string of successful books, many of which were adapted into movies. This collection assembles some of his best short stories, including "Laughing Bill Hyde."
Oh, shoot! Confessions of an agitated sportsman by Rex Beach( Book )

10 editions published between 1921 and 2010 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The crimson gardenia : and other tales of adventure by Rex Beach( Book )

17 editions published between 1916 and 2012 in English and Czech and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The miracle of Coral Gables by Rex Beach( Book )

9 editions published between 1925 and 2003 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Padlocked : a novel by Rex Beach( Book )

15 editions published between 1926 and 1927 in English and Undetermined and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The barrierThe iron trail : an Alaskan romanceThe silver hordeThe ne'er-do-wellFlowing goldThe net : a novelHeart of the sunsetThe world in his arms
Alternative Names
Beach Rex

Beach, Rex 1877-1949

Beach, Rex E.

Beach, Rex E. 1877-1949

Beach, Rex E. (Rex Elligwood), 1877-1949

Beach, Rex E. (Rex Ellingwood)

Beach, Rex E. (Rex Ellingwood), 1877-1949

Beach, Rex Elligwood 1877-1949

Beach Rex Ellingwood

Beach, Rex Ellingwood 1877-1949

Bich, Reks 1877-1949

Bičs, Rekss 1877-1949

Ellingwood Beach, Rex 1877-1949

Rex Beach Amerikaans schrijver (1877-1949)

Rex Beach amerikansk manusforfattar og skribent

Rex Beach amerikansk manusförfattare och författare

Rex Beach amerikansk manusforfatter og skribent

Rex Beach amerikansk manuskriptforfatter og skribent

Rex Beach écrivain américain

Rex Beach pallanuotista e scrittore statunitense

Rex Beach US-amerikanischer Autor

Бич Рекс

Бич, Рекс 1877-1949

Біч, Рекс 1877-1949

Рекс Бич американский писатель и ватерполист

Рекс Біч американський письменник

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