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Davies, David Stuart 1946-

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Most widely held works by David Stuart Davies
The Sherlock Holmes book by David Stuart Davies( Book )

12 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles every case of the world's greatest detective and his assistant Dr Watson. The game is afoot and now you can discover every detail of Sherlock Holmes' world!
Forests of the night : a Johnny Hawke novel by David Stuart Davies( Book )

19 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1940, taking up a career as a private detective after losing an eye in a military rifle accident, John Hawke is hired to investigate the mysterious death of a young woman who had been living a double life
Without conscience : a Johnny Hawke novel by David Stuart Davies( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1942, "Without Conscience "finds Rachel Howells in London for the first time, trapped in a web of violence. Her companion, army deserter Harryboy Jenkins, will stop at nothing--not even murder--to enjoy his illicit freedom
The devil's promise by David Stuart Davies( Book )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The discovery of a corpse on a deserted beach is just the first in a series of mysterious and terrifying events that threatened Sherlock Holmes. While investigating the death, Holmes and Watson attract unwanted attention from the strange inhabitants of the nearby village, and are viciously attacked. Watson wakes to discover that months have passed and his friend is not the man he remembers. What transpired during those lost days? And is it connected to the notorious "Devil's Companion" whose descendants live nearby? -- Cover, page [4]
The veiled detective by David Stuart Davies( Book )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It is 1800 and the young Sherlock Holmes arrives in London to pursue a career as a private detective. He soon attracts the attention of the criminal mastermind, Professor James Moriarty, who decides that he must control this fledgling genius. What happens next is both shocking and thrilling."--Page 4 of cover
Holmes of the movies : the screen career of Sherlock Holmes by David Stuart Davies( Book )

16 editions published between 1968 and 1978 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Requiem for a dummy by David Stuart Davies( Book )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London 1943. Successful ventriloquist Raymond Carter begins receiving death threats over the telephone. These calls are especially unnerving as the threats are made in the voice of his dummy, Charlie Dokes. Carter calls on the services of private detective Johnny Hawke to get to the bottom of this bizarre case
Comes the dark by David Stuart Davies( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is 1941 and the city is suffering under the bombardment of the German blitzkrieg. In the darkness of the blackout, Johnny One Eye is drawn into investigating the deaths of several prostitutes strangled by a desperate killer. At the same time he infiltrated the Britannia Club, a dangerous underground fascist organization bent on a Nazi invasion of Britain. As his investigations reach a thrilling climax he is faced with the greatest challenge of his life
The adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection brings together some of Sherlock Holmes's earliest cases. In this volume, Watson records some Holmes's greatest strokes of brilliance, including the delicate problem of 'A Scandal in Bohemia' and 'The Copper Beeches'
The scroll of the dead by David Stuart Davies( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this fast-paced adventure, Holmes attends a séance to unmask an imposter posing as a medium, while his foe, Sebastian Melmoth, is a man hell-bent on discovering a mysterious Egyptian papyrus that may hold the key to immortality
Brothers in blood by David Stuart Davies( Book )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brutal game devised by three intelligent but bored teenagers escalates into murder. Led by the charismatic and cunning Laurence, the trio of "brothers" meets once a year to carry out untraceable, motiveless murders, for fun. Until, years later, they must murder in order to protect one of their own, leaving themselves vulnerable to discovery. This killing is investigated by Detective Inspector Paul Snow, a man with a secret of his own which links him to the murder. As Snow grows closer to unmasking the killers, his professional life begins to unravel in a terrifying fashion. This dark and chilling thriller surprises and excites all the way to the shocking climax
The scarlet claw by Roy William Neill( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Holmes is called in to solve a series of murders in Canada that the locals are attributing to a legendary marsh monster
The Ripper legacy by David Stuart Davies( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visit from the distraught Ronald Temple sets Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson on the hunt for a kidnapped child. With no ransom note and a sinister connection to the highest echelons of Victorian society, it becomes clear that it is no ordinary kidnapping, and soon the companions' lives are in danger. What is the child's true heritage? And what is the connection with the Whitechapel murders of a decade before?
Starring Sherlock Holmes by David Stuart Davies( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the silent films to the present, a guide to the films and television series featuring Sherlock Holmes. Illustrated with over 450 posters, photographs, lobby cards, press books and other rare Holms memorabilia
The Darke chronicles : tales of a Victorian puzzle-solver by David Stuart Davies( )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Darke Chronicles introduces the aristocratic and flamboyant Victorian detective Luther Darke, who tackles mysteries that have baffled Scotland Yard and are seemingly unexplained. The cases featured here take Darke into a world of deception, murderous sleights of hand, spiritualism, vampires, curses and phantoms in fin de siècle London -- Unedited summary from the book
Innocent blood : a Detective Inspector Paul Snow novel by David Stuart Davies( Book )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Yorkshire in the 1980s. A child's body is found in woodlands, the parents torn apart by grief. But this is only the first victim in a series of apparently motiveless crimes. Detective Inspector Paul Snow, heading the investigation, must discover the pattern and reveal the chilling truth as a cunning and violent murderer becomes desperate and even more unpredictable. Haunted by secrets of his own, the complex DI Snow races against the clock
The tangled skein by David Stuart Davies( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the successful conclusion of the investigation into the affair of the Hound of the Baskervilles, Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson little realise that fate will see them back in Devon before the year is out. Holmes receives a potentially lethal package, the first strand in the tangled skein which he will need to unravel before this new adventure is resolved. A threat to Holmes's life, murders on Hampstead Heath and a strange phantom lady lead Holmes and Watson into the most dangerous investigation they have ever undertaken
The halloween mask and other strange tales by David Stuart Davies( )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prepare to have your blood chilled and your nerves tingled. This collection of eighteen short stories specially designed to shock and surprise takes you into the misty world of the supernatural where all kinds of dark mischief takes place. What is the secret of The Dolls'' House, what horror lies behind The Halloween Mask and what is the terrible secret of The Fly House? David Stuart Davies, a modern master of the unsettling narrative, provides a feast of ghoulish, ghostly and gripping tales guaranteed to unsettle even the hardiest soul
Instrument of death by David Stuart Davies( Book )

3 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Holmes has just uncovered the truth about the theft of a priceless ruby. The wealthy Lady Damury staged the theft and tried to frame her husband - but just as Holmes reveals the truth, Lady Damury is found murdered. Holmes deduces that this is no crime of passion, but the work of a ruthless killer with no connection to the jewel. With reports of a man in a strange, trance-like state, Holmes finds himself entangled in a dangerous game of cat and mouse with the sinister Dr Caligari. -- Cover, page [4]
Irish ghost stories by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Blend the wild and fevered Irish imagination with their wonderful facility for recounting a dark, compelling tale, add a dash of the supernatural, and you have a potent brew of spine-tingling tales. This anthology of the best ghost stories from Ireland and Irish writers includes contributions from such masters of the art of raising as Sheridan Le Fanu, Bram Stoker, Oscar Wilde, W. B. Yeats and Rosa Mulholland. Within the pages of this collection you will find strange accounts of haunted houses, death warnings from beyond the grave, and revengeful spirits, all guaranteed to stir the imagination and chill the blood"--Jacket
 
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Without conscience : a Johnny Hawke novel
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Without conscience : a Johnny Hawke novelThe veiled detectiveRequiem for a dummyComes the darkThe adventures of Sherlock HolmesThe scroll of the deadStarring Sherlock HolmesThe tangled skeinIrish ghost stories
Alternative Names
David Stuart Davies britisk skribent

David Stuart Davies Brits schrijver

David Stuart Davies brittisk författare

David Stuart Davies écrivain britannique

David Stuart Davies escriptor britànic

David Stuart Davies escritor británico

David Stuart Davies escritor británicu

David Stuart Davies scrittore britannico

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데이비스, 데이비드 스튜어트 1946-

デイヴィーズ, デイヴィッド・スチュアート

デイヴィッド・ステュアート・デイヴィーズ

Languages
English (153)

Czech (2)

Japanese (2)

French (2)