Marsden, Roy 1941-
Most widely held works about Roy Marsden
Most widely held works by Roy Marsden
Foyle's war. Set 4 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 530 libraries worldwide
Invasion: As the first American GIs arrive to build an airbase near Hastings, the murder of a barmaid further strains already-tense relations between the locals and the Yanks.
A mind to murder ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 450 libraries worldwide
In an exclusive English psychiatric clinic where MPs crack up discreetly and movie stars dry out in style, a macabre murder has taken place. Scotland Yard's Adam Dalgliesh is assigned to the case, he becomes tangled in a web of political intrigue, blackmail and deceit.
The black tower ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 371 libraries worldwide
A reckless move in a drug raid leaves Commander Adam Dagliesh of Scotland Yard badly wounded and with time off. When he arrives to visit a friend at Toynton Grange, Dagliesh thinks he's on vacation. Instead, a string of highly mysterious deaths cataplut him dead-center into a maze of mystery, blackmail and murder.
Devices and desires ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 370 libraries worldwide
Scotland Yard Commander Adam Dalgliesh retreats to an isolated town for some rest, but his isolation is shattered when he discovers he cannot escape murder.
She stoops to conquer ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
Kate is a well-bred lass who passes herself off as a barmaid in order to win the heart of her stuffy suitor. Full of mistaken identities and multiple deceptions, the play pokes fun at the various masks we all wear in different social situations. Along the way, each person learns much about the nature of true love.
Death of an expert witness ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 346 libraries worldwide
Scotland Yard's Adam Dalgliesh is searching for a "back seat strangler" who has already murdered four people. When an unpopular forensic scientist is found dead in a British government laboratory, Dalgliesh discovers that almost everyone there could be a suspect. When another body is found nearby, the detective must race against time to find the killer.
P.D. James' A certain justice ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 341 libraries worldwide
Explores the true meaning of justice when a brilliant, but widely unpopular, defense attorney is found stabbed to death, a barrister's wig on her head, and her body drenched in blood that is not her own.
Shroud for a nightingale ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and held by 338 libraries worldwide
Adam Dalgliesh visits John Carpenter Hospital to interview an arms dealer, but while he is there, a nurse dies a horrible and violent death during a teaching demonstration.
Unnatural causes ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 334 libraries worldwide
Scotland Yard Commander Adam Dalgliesh investigates the bizarre murder of a man with his hands cut off found floating in a dinghy out at sea.
Cover her face ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
Scotland Yard's Adam Dalgliesh investigates the murder of a drug dealer found dead in the basement of a book club. His key witness is a single mother named Sally Jupp who had brought her eight-week-old son with her to the club to visit her former co-workers. The investigation leads Dalgliesh to the country home of the Maxie family, where the young woman is now employed. Mysterious deaths occur, and the detective must deal with a multitude of suspects, evasive answers, and his growing attraction to Deborah Riscoe.
A taste for death ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 318 libraries worldwide
Dark secrets lurk behind the respectable facade of a government minister's household in a complex case of multiple murder.
Cover her face by P. D James ( Recording )
16 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in English and held by 283 libraries worldwide
Headstrong and beautiful, the young housemaid Sally Jupp is put rudely in her place, strangled in her bed behind a bolted door. Coolly brilliant policeman Adam Dalgliesh of Scotland Yard must find her killer among a houseful of suspects, most of whom had very good reason to wish her ill.
A mind to murder by P. D James ( Recording )
17 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 270 libraries worldwide
Adam Dalgluish was called to the elegant Steen Psychiatric Clinic to investigate why the body of Enid Bolan was found with a chisel through her heart.
P.D. James. The essential collection ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
"Hailed as Britain's 'Queen of Crime' by critics and fans alike, P.D. James is one of the most celebrated mystery writers of all-time. From the diabolical to the macabre, this 'essential collection' presents her most compelling film adaptations."
Original sin ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
Book publishing has always been a competitive business. At Peverell Press, it's becoming cutthroat.
Foyle's war. Set 4, Bad blood ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
A top-secret experiment in biological warfare goes horribly wrong, complicating a murder investigation and threatening the life of Foyle's faithful driver, Sam.
The last vampyre ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 193 libraries worldwide
Holmes and Watson battle a direct descendant of the St. Clair famly, burned as a suspected vampyre 100 years before.
A certain justice ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 193 libraries worldwide
A British woman lawyer is murdered soon after successfully defending her client who was on trial for murder. As he opens an investigation, Commander Dalgliesh of New Scotland Yard learns the man recently became engaged to the lawyer's daughter. Unfortunately his struggle to investigate and understand the shocking events cannot halt the spiral into more horrors, more murders.
Jules Verne's Mysterious island ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Escaping from a Confederate prison by balloon, the survivors land on an uncharted island in the Pacific. The island is home to carnivorous monsters, bloodthirsty pirates, and the mad genius Captain Nemo, who inhabits the island for his own strange ends.
Devices and desires ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
"A serial killer known as 'The Whistler' has been terrorizing the women of London, and Dalgliesh gets caught up in the search"--Koch Entertainment booklet.
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Mould, Roy Anthony 1941-