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Mudgett, Herman W. 1861-1896

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Works: 87 works in 254 publications in 10 languages and 13,403 library holdings
Genres: History  Songs and music  Biography  Song cycles  Biographies  Maps  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author
Classifications: LB775, 372
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The Holmes-Pitezel case : a history of the greatest crime of the century and of the search for the missing Pitezel children by Frank P Geyer( )

4 editions published between 1896 and 2008 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The strange case of Dr. H.H. Holmes( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Torture chambers, acid vats, secret passageways. At the height of his criminal career, the infamous Dr. H.H. Holmes designed his castle of horrors in Chicago, where he rented rooms to unsuspecting victims visiting the 1893 World's Fair. Further benefiting from his victims, Holmes sold their skeletons to local medical schools"--Back cover
The peculiar case of Dr. H.H. Holmes : for baritone and prepared piano by Libby Larsen( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herman Webster Mudgett was one of the first documented serial killers in America. Larsen wrote the libretto for this work based on his confessions and the accounts of Detective Robert Corbitt
Holmes' own story : confessed 27 murders, lied then died by JD Crighton( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fascinating look into the mind of one of America's first serial killers, H. H. Holmes, also known as the Devil in the White City. He built a Murder Castle in Chicago with death on his mind and lured victims into secret rooms, vaults, and gas chambers. Holmes killed his business partner, Benjamin Pitezel, in Philadelphia and took his three children on a fateful cross-country trip. Includes 87 historical illustrations and photos with his birth, death certificates, plus index, and bibliography
The strange case of Dr. H.H. Holmes : for baritone and prepared piano by Libby Larsen( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herman Webster Mudgett was one of the first documented serial killers in America. Larsen wrote the libretto for this work based on his confessions and the accounts of Detective Robert Corbitt
The Girls in Nightmare House, etc. [On Herman W. Mudgett, alias H.H. Holmes, with particular reference to his trial for murder.] by Charles Boswell( Book )

3 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Montessori method; scientific pedagogy as applied to child education in the Children's Houses, with additions and revisions by the author by Maria Montessori( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Certain aspects of the system are in themselves striking and significant: it adapts to the education of normal children methods and apparatus originally used for deficients; it is based on a radical conception of liberty for the pupil; it entails a highly formal training of separate sensory, motor, and mental capacities; and it leads to rapid, easy, and substantial mastery of the elements of reading, writing, and arithmetic. - Introduction
HOLMES' OWN STORY, 1895 by Herman W Mudgett( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Map of Caddo Lake by Herman W Mudgett( )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The strange case of Dr. H.H. Holmes
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The devil in the white city : murder, magic & madness and the fair that changed AmericaThe devil in the white city : [murder, magic & madness and the fair that changed America]Depraved : the shocking true story of America's first serial killerH.H. Holmes : America's first serial killerThe scarlet mansionThe beast of Chicago : an account of the life and crimes of Herman W. Mudgett, known to the world as H.H. Holmes ...The devil in the white city : murder, magic and madness at the fair that changed America
Alternative Names
Bluebeard 1861-1896

H. H. Holmes americký sériový vrah

H. H. Holmes Amerikaans misdadiger (1861-1896)

H. H. Holmes Asesino en serie estadounidense

H. H. Holmes asesino en serie estadounidense que confesó hasta veintisiete asesinatos y cincuenta intentos de asesinato, aunque tal vez las muertes que provocó fueron más numerosas

H. H. Holmes Serial Killer

H. H. Holmes tueur en série américain

H. H. Holmes US-amerikanischer Serienmörder

H. H. Holmes yhdysvaltalainen sarjamurhaaja

H. H. 홈스

H・H・ホームズ アメリカのシリアルキラー

Hendroon, Aarlan W. 1861-1896

Henry Howard Holmes assassino seriale statunitense

Herman Webster Mudgett

Herman Webster Mudgett Seriemorder

Holmes, H. H. 1861-1896

Holmes, H. H. (Henry H.), 1861-1896

Holmes, H. H. (Henry W.), 1861-1896

Holmes, Henry 1861-1896

Holmes, Henry H. 1861-1896

Holmes, Henry Howard

Holmes, Henry Howard 1861-1896

Holmes Henry Howard 1861-1996

Holmes, Henry W. 1861-1896

Holmes, Herman Howard

Holmes, Herman Wester Mudgett

Howard, Henry 1861-1896

Mudgett, Herman W.

Mudgett, Herman W. 1861-1896 alias H. H. Holmes

Mudgett, Herman W., alias H. H. Holmes, 1861-1896

Mudgett, Hermann 1861-1896

Mudgett Hermann Webster 1861-1896

Доктор Холмс псевдоним 1861-1896

Маджетт Г. У. 1861-1896

Холмс, Генри Говард

Холмс, Генрі Говард Американський серійний вбивця

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