Last edited by Akigore
Sunday, November 22, 2020 | History

3 edition of Dr. Fell, detective, and other stories found in the catalog.

Dr. Fell, detective, and other stories

John Dickson Carr

Dr. Fell, detective, and other stories

  • 331 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by American Mercury in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Detective and mystery stories, American.,
    • Fell, Gideon (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
    • Private investigators -- England -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby John Dickson Carr ; collected and edited, with an introduction by Ellery Queen.
      SeriesA Mercury mystery ;, 110
      ContributionsQueen, Ellery.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.C2317 Do, PS3505.A763 Do
      The Physical Object
      Pagination125 p. ;
      Number of Pages125
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6512786M
      LC Control Number47004656
      OCLC/WorldCa16782277


Share this book
You might also like
Whats Next in the War on Terrorism?

Whats Next in the War on Terrorism?

Living musicians

Living musicians

Israel Biotechnology Industry Export-Import Directory

Israel Biotechnology Industry Export-Import Directory

compendious system of astronomy

compendious system of astronomy

Small-scale maize milling

Small-scale maize milling

Falconry I

Falconry I

Draft, comprenhensive management plan, environmental impact statement

Draft, comprenhensive management plan, environmental impact statement

Tom Burke of Ours

Tom Burke of Ours

Families in treatment

Families in treatment

Portraits of the South West

Portraits of the South West

Small firm creation, innovation & growth & the urban-rural shift.

Small firm creation, innovation & growth & the urban-rural shift.

Upgrading your Tandy

Upgrading your Tandy

Static test-stand performance of the YF-102 turbofan engine with several exhaust configurations for the Quiet Short-haul Research Aircraft (QSRA)

Static test-stand performance of the YF-102 turbofan engine with several exhaust configurations for the Quiet Short-haul Research Aircraft (QSRA)

Sweet eternity

Sweet eternity

impact of international trade on the wages of Canadians

impact of international trade on the wages of Canadians

Aucassin and Nicolette

Aucassin and Nicolette

The emergence of social security in Canada

The emergence of social security in Canada

Dr. Fell, detective, and other stories by John Dickson Carr Download PDF EPUB FB2

Fell, detective, and other stories Paperback – January 1, See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" — — $ Paperback from $ Manufacturer: American Mercury.

Fell, detective, and other stories (A Mercury mystery) Unknown Binding – January 1, by John Dickson Carr (Author)Author: John Dickson Carr. All star Carr's elephantine, shovel-hatted detective, Dr. Gideon Fell. "To Wake the Dead" ()- South African drunkenly bets a friend that he can travel from Capetown to London, on his own by Feb 1, without any money and without any aid except for his own wits/5(3).

Fell, Detective & Other Stories () by John Dickson Carr (intro by Ellery Queen) is a collection of eight short stories--five starring Dr.

Gideon Fell and three miscellaneous mysteries. One of the three has a very similar premise to the earlier novel Till Death Do Us Part, though the denouement differs.

Carr’s series detective, Dr. Gideon Fell, happens on the crime scene soon after and tries to put a series of odd clues together. John Dickson Carr isn’t an author to everyone’s taste, and other stories book even to every mystery fan’s taste. In most of his books, including “Death Watch,” the central mystery is /5(22).

This mystery stars John Dickson Carr's gargantuan, shovel-hatted detective, Dr. Gideon Fell and takes place in Geneva, Switzerland in the s. One of the central characters is a fading actress who might or might not have pushed her first husband off of the balcony of Hitler's infamous Eagle's Nest at Berchtesgaden before the war/5(11).

“The Mad Hatter Mystery” was the second book in the series featuring Dr. Gideon Fell that was written by John Dickson Carr. A man named Philip Driscoll is making a name for detective by writing up bizarre crimes where different hats are being taken and later returned to other, strange places.

--Dr. Gideon Fell in Hag's Nook, chapter 11 After writing four novels about the satanic and cruel detective Henri Bencolin, John Dickson Carr wanted to create a softer, more likeable, detective. He did so with Dr. Gideon Fell. John Dickson Carr began his Dr. Gideon Fell series in with the novel Hag’s Nook.

The series ran for 23 books until ’s Fell and Foul Play. Below is a list of John Dickson Carr’s Dr. Gideon Fell books in order of when they were first released (which is the same as their chronological order): Publication Order of Dr. Gideon Fell Books. A solid collection of 4 Dr. Fell a weak Blind Barber,the other 3 are very decent to exceptionally the blind barber starts of the book,it may leave you disappointed,from then onwards it only gets better and d Hinge is very spooky and atmospheric,wake the dead is convoluted but brilliant in its own way 4/5.

Fell, Detective, and other stories book Other Stories As part our commitment to scholarly and academic excellence, all articles receive editorial review. Please come back soon. The Hollow Man was the sixth book in the Dr Gideon Fell series than ran to 23 instalments. In this outing, Fell and Superintendent Hadley seek to solve two puzzles – one a traditional locked room mystery in which a and other stories book seemingly vanishes from a closed room with only one viable exit, the other a play on the theme, in which a man is shot a /5.

The Dr. Fell stories collected are: The Proverbial Murder, The Locked Room, The Wrong Problem, The Hangman Won't Wait, A Guest in the House. John Dickson Carr Dr. Fell, Detective and other stories 1st ed SC Mercury | eBaySeller Rating: % positive.

Fell, Detective, and Other Stories, ; The Skeleton in the Clock, (as Carter Dickson) - Luuranko kellokaapissa detective. ) A Graveyard To Let, (as Carter Dickson) - Hautausmaa Dr. Fell (suom. Riku Riihimäki, ) Below Suspicion, - Epäilysten ulkopuolella (suom.

Leif Forsblom, ) The Life of Sir Arthur Conan. AKA Carter Dickson, Carr Dickson and Roger Fairbairn. John Dickson Carr was born in Uniontown, Pennsylvania, in It Walks by Night, his first published detective novel, featuring the Frenchman Henri Bencolin, was published in Apart from Dr Fell, whose first appearance was in Hag's Nook inCarr's other series detectives (published under the nom de plume of Carter Dickson) were the/5(16).

Fell, Detective, and Other Stories ’47; Below Suspicion ’49; The Dead Man’s Knock ’58; In Spite of Thunder ’60; House at Satan’s Elbow ’65; Panic in Box C ’66; Dark of the Moon ’67; STAND ALONES: Poison in Jest ’32 The Bowstring Murder ‘33 The Murder of Sir Edmond Godfrey ‘ Dr.

Fell, Detective, and Other Stories - The Third Bullet and Other Stories of Detection - The Exploits of Sherlock Holmes, with Adrian Conan Doyle - (Sherlock Holmes)Genre: detective novel, murder mystery.

Gideon Fell Dr. Fell, one of the greatest and most loved detectives of all time, often solves locked room mysteries and impossible crimes.

Sir Henry Merrivale Sir Henry Merrivale is one of the most beloved detectives in the history of detective, crime, and murder mystery books. Judge Dee. Common Knowledge Series Doctor Gideon Fell.

Series: Doctor Gideon Fell. Series by cover. 27 items. next. Ellery Queen is a pseudonym created in by crime fiction writers Frederic Dannay and Manfred Bennington Lee and the name of their main fictional character, a mystery writer in New York City who helps his police inspector father solve baffling murders.

Dannay and Lee wrote most of the more than thirty novels and several short story collections in which Ellery Queen appeared as a character Missing: Dr. Fell. Detective, Crime, and Murder Mystery Books Reading Room. Here in the Reading Room you will find free Detective, Crime, and Murder Mystery stories.

Some are prototypes (such as the stories about Daniel from the Apocrypha).Others are other detectives from the great age of Detective Stories (including Father Brown, Sherlock Holmes, The Old Man in the Corner, The Thinking Machine, Max.

Dr Gideon Fell is a fictional character created by John Dickson Carr. [1] He is the protagonist of 23 novels from through to as well as a few short stories. Carr was an American who lived most of his adult life in England; Dr.

Fell is an Englishman who lives in the London suburbs. Carr was a master of the locked room mystery, in which a detective solves an apparently impossible crime. In a panel of mystery authors and reviewers selected the Dr.

Fell mystery The Hollow Man (), as the best locked-room mystery of all time. Carr wrote 23 Dr. Gideon Fell novels from through to as well as a few short stories. On the morning of the next day Mr. Henry Morgan was ringing the bell of Dr.

Fell's new house at No. 1 Adelphi Terrace. Henry Morgan, it may be remembered, was that eminent writer of detective stories who took his own profession with unbecoming levity, and who had made Dr.

Fell's acquaintance during the case of the Eight of : Open Road Media. Fell, Detective, and Other Stories - (Fell) The Third Bullet and Other Stories of Detection - The Exploits of Sherlock Holmes, with Adrian Conan Doyle - (Sherlock Holmes).

The crooked hinge: Average Rating. 5 star (0) 4 star (0) 3 star (1) 2 star (0) 1 star (0) Author: Carr, John Dickson, Series: Dr. Gideon Fell mysteries volume 9. Publisher: Rue Morgue, Pub. Date: c Language: English.

Choose a Format +. The Dr. Gideon Fell Mysteries Volume One "Very few detective stories baffle me, but Mr. Carr's always do." And Dorothy Sayers enthused: "Mr. Carr can lead us away from the small, artificial world of the ordinary detective plot into the menace of outer darkness stopping his clock for all time, Dr.

Fell comes to the aid of Scotland. Sir Henry Merrivale is a fictional amateur sleuth created by "Carter Dickson", a pen name of John Dickson Carr (–).

Also known as "the Old Man," by his initials "H. M." (a pun on "His Majesty"), or "the Maestro", Merrivale appears in 22 of Carr's locked-room mysteries and "impossible crime" novels of the s, s, and s, as well as in two short d by: John Dickson Carr.

Fell, Detective & Other Stories () by John Dickson Carr (intro by Ellery Queen) is a collection of eight short stories--five starring Dr. Gideon Fell and three miscellaneous mysteries. One of the three has a very similar premise to the earlier novel Till Death Do Us Part, though the denouement is a new-to-me collection, but I have read (and enjoyed) many of these stories.

COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

In spite of thunder: a Dr. Fell detective novel by John Dickson Carr (Book) 27 editions published between and in English and Italian and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide. Amateur Sleuth: Dr. Gideon Fell.; And You Thought It Was a Game: In The Arabian Nights Murder, a set of friends putting on an act to trick one of their buddies hires an actor to play a professor in an Arabian are surprised when a real professor, a friend of the museum's owner, arrives for a meeting and is treated as an actor who looks just like the real thing.

Through a Glass, Darkly by Helen McCloy was listed as one of the best locked-room mystery/impossible crime novel.

Here, the impossibility is different than typical locked-room mystery. Helen McCloy used the idea of doppelganger as the main focus of the mystery, the only other novel I've read about it was Dilatasi Waktu by Rachmah Wahyu (a /5.

Classic Detective Stories book. Read 19 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The greatest ever selection of fictional detectives, all /5(74). The 7 March stories were reprinted as Scotland Yard: Department of Queer Complaints, Dell mapback edition, ) Dr. Fell, Detective, and Other Stories - (Fell) The Third Bullet and Other Stories of Detection - ; The Exploits of Sherlock Holmes, with Adrian Conan Doyle - (Sherlock Holmes)Author: Peggy Arthurs.

Get this from a library. The Dr. Gideon Fell mysteries. [John Dickson Carr; Donald Sinden; BBC Worldwide Ltd.; BBC Radio 4.] -- The hollow man.

"Two murders were committed in such fashion that the murderer must not only have been invisible, but lighter than air. According to the evidence he killed his first victim and.

Fell and Foul Play by John Dickson Carr (26 copies) A John Dickson Carr Trio: The Three Coffins/The Crooked by John Dickson Carr (26 copies) Dr. Fell, detective, and other stories.

Dr Gideon Fell: Collected Cases of rare stories of crime and suspense brings together a selection of rare tales by masters of the Golden Age of Detective Fiction for the first time in book form, including a newly discovered Agatha Christie crime story that has not been seen since Dr Fell appeared in 23 novels, several short.

John Dickson Carr was a very highly regarded American mystery writer, though he lived for most of the '30s and '40s in England, married there and set many of his books there ().His two main detectives, Dr.

Fell and Sir Henry Merrivale, were very English (). John Dickson Carr (Novem – Febru ) was an American author of detective stories, who also published using the pseudonyms Carter Dickson, Carr Dickson and Roger g: Dr. Fell. Lot 32 DR SEUSS & BEGINNER BOOKS Lost Stories TREASURY Lorax TEACHERS Readers.

$ Lot Dr. Seuss & Disney Beginning Reader Early Learner Books Stories Classics. $ Y FRANKLIN LIBRARY BOOK - DR. JEKYL AND MR. HYDE & OTHER STORIES - STEVENSON.by Dickson, Carter aka John Dickson Carr Seller Scene of the Crime Books Published Condition Very Good Edition First paperback edition first printing Item Price $ Show Details.

Description: First paperback edition first printing # of the second Missing: Dr. Fell.