WorldCat Identities

Merwin, Sam 1910-1996

Overview
Works: 29 works in 74 publications in 3 languages and 656 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Science fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ3.M5593, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sam Merwin
Confessions of a scoundrel by Guido Orlando( Book )

3 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The house of many worlds by Sam Merwin( Book )

4 editions published between 1951 and 1983 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Killer to come by Sam Merwin( Book )

8 editions published between 1953 and 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The flags were three : a novel of old New Orleans by Leo Margulies( Book )

8 editions published between 1945 and 1948 in English and German and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The white widows by Sam Merwin( Book )

2 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young and unsuspecting chemist, Larry Finlay, has been working for a long time on a new approach to the problem of hemophilia. Suddenly sinister forces show a particular interest in Larry's work. Soon, Finlay is caught up in a nightmare of violence and counter-violence. A group of women known as the "White Widows" are at the core of a generations-long plot to eliminate the male sex and make the world safe for the real people - women!
The time shifters by Sam Merwin( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A matter of policy : an Amy Brewster mystery by Sam Merwin( Book )

7 editions published between 1946 and 2001 in English and Danish and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Matter of Policy in an enthralling read that begins when a young friend of Amy Brewster's finds his life in jeopardy when an unknown mastermind insures it for one million dollars. When a private detective hired to protect the young man is the first victim, Amy Brewster must think fast and act faster. If she is to learn who is behind the plot on the young man's life in time to save him. Is it Tosta Kaaren, AKA the Canarsie Swede, a platinum-blond nightclub singer, whose real name is Toots Carlin? Or Paulie Paulec, the local crime boss, who has a finger in every racket in town? Or playboy Lance Torrey, whose sources of income are suspect at best
Three faces of time by Sam Merwin( Book )

3 editions published between 1955 and 1960 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Knife in my back by Sam Merwin( Book )

7 editions published between 1945 and 2001 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first outing of Amelia Winslow Brewster ("Amy" to her friends), the elephantine, cigar-smoking, blue-blooded genius of a detective, finds her in a battle of wits with an unknown killer who has neatly framed her nephew. You'll howl with delight as the icon-toppling Amy tackles stuffed-shirts, law enforcement, gargantuan gourmet meals and crime with equal aplomb. Another rollicking Amy Brewster classic from the glory days of the 1940s
The sex war by Sam Merwin( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murder in miniatures by Sam Merwin( Book )

4 editions published between 1940 and 1955 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Message from a corpse; an Amy Brewster mystery by Sam Merwin( Book )

5 editions published between 1945 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Body and soul by Sam Merwin( Book )

2 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The creeping shadow by Sam Merwin( Book )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The big frame : a mystery novel by Sam Merwin( Book )

1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The passer by Sam Merwin( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The drinkers guide to sex by Sam Merwin( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reel Life Films by Sam Merwin( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A World Apart by Sam Merwin( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's All Yours by Sam Merwin( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.53 (from 0.40 for It's All Y ... to 0.80 for Body and s ...)

Alternative Names

controlled identityBennett, Elizabeth Deare, 1910-1996

Merwin, Sam, Jr

マーウィン, サム・ジュニア

マーウィン, ジュニア

Languages
English (57)

German (2)

Danish (2)

Covers
Message from a corpse; an Amy Brewster mystery