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Ellery Queen (1)

Autor(a) de The Roman Hat Mystery

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Image credit: Frederic Dannay (left, one half of "Ellery Queen") with James Yaffe, World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Aumuller, 1943 (Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division, LC-USZ62-126102)

Séries

Obras de Ellery Queen

The Roman Hat Mystery (1929) 523 cópias
The Chinese Orange Mystery (1934) 383 cópias
The Dutch Shoe Mystery (1931) 378 cópias
The Siamese Twin Mystery (1933) 358 cópias
The French Powder Mystery (1930) 352 cópias
Calamity Town (1942) 327 cópias
Cat of Many Tails (1949) 316 cópias
The Egyptian Cross Mystery (1932) 278 cópias
The Spanish Cape Mystery (1935) 269 cópias
The King is Dead (1952) 264 cópias
The American Gun Mystery (1933) 253 cópias
Double, Double (1950) 251 cópias
Ten Days' Wonder (1948) 240 cópias
The Player on the Other Side (1963) 227 cópias
The Dragon's Teeth (1939) 223 cópias
The Finishing Stroke (1958) 220 cópias
The Origin of Evil (1951) 218 cópias
The Adventures of Ellery Queen (1934) 215 cópias
And On the Eighth Day (1964) 206 cópias
The Door Between (1937) 200 cópias
The Four of Hearts (1941) 198 cópias
The Murderer is a Fox (1945) 193 cópias
Halfway House (1936) 191 cópias
A Study in Terror (1966) 189 cópias
Face to Face (1967) 186 cópias
The Scarlet Letters (1953) 182 cópias
Inspector Queen's Own Case (1956) 181 cópias
The Glass Village (1954) 180 cópias
A Fine and Private Place (1971) 168 cópias
Drury Lane's Last Case (1933) 167 cópias
The Devil to Pay (1937) 166 cópias
There Was an Old Woman (1943) 159 cópias
The Tragedy of X (1932) 154 cópias
The Last Woman in His Life (1970) 148 cópias
The House of Brass (1968) 145 cópias
The Vanishing Corpse (1941) 140 cópias
Q.B.I. (1955) 135 cópias
Queens Full (1960) 133 cópias
Calendar of Crime (1946) 132 cópias
The Tragedy of Z (1933) 123 cópias
The Tragedy of Y (1932) 113 cópias
101 Years' Entertainment: The Great Detective Stories 1841-1941 (1941) — Editor; Contribuinte — 102 cópias
Masterpieces of Mystery: The Supersleuths (1976) — Editor — 102 cópias
Cop Out (1969) 101 cópias
A Room to Die In (1965) 76 cópias
Death Spins the Platter (1962) 74 cópias
The Madman Theory (1966) 74 cópias
Masterpieces of Mystery: The Prize Winners (1976) — Editor — 72 cópias
The Four Johns (1964) 72 cópias
Masterpieces of Mystery: The Grand Masters (1976) — Editor — 70 cópias
Masterpieces of Mystery: The Golden Age Part One (1977) — Editor — 65 cópias
The Hollywood Murders (1951) 63 cópias
Blow Hot, Blow Cold (1964) 57 cópias
The devil's cook (1966) 55 cópias
Kill as Directed (1963) 54 cópias
The Golden Goose (1964) 54 cópias
Beware the Young Stranger (1965) 54 cópias
The Copper Frame (1965) 53 cópias
Wife or Death (1963) 53 cópias
Murder with a Past (1963) 52 cópias
Dead Man's Tale (1961) 47 cópias
What's in the dark? (1968) 45 cópias
The Lamp of God (1940) 45 cópias
The Perfect Crime (1941) 44 cópias
The Black Hearts Murder (1962) 41 cópias
Kiss and Kill (1969) 41 cópias
The Blue Movie Murders (1972) 40 cópias
The Killer Touch (1965) 40 cópias
The Misadventures of Sherlock Holmes (1944) — Editor — 39 cópias
The Penthouse Mystery (1941) — Autor — 38 cópias
The Last Score (1964) 33 cópias
The XYZ Murders (1934) 33 cópias
Losers, Weepers (1966) 31 cópias
Shoot the Scene (1966) 29 cópias
Ellery Queen Omnibus (1900) 28 cópias
Ellery Queen's The Golden 13 (1969) 26 cópias
Ellery Queen's Double Dozen (1964) 21 cópias
Ellery Queen's Prime Crimes (1984) 20 cópias
In the Queens' Parlor (1957) 20 cópias
Ellery Queen's Twentieth Century Detective Stories (1964) — Editor; Contribuinte — 19 cópias
Ellery Queen's Mystery Mix (1962) — Editor — 19 cópias
Lethal Black Book (1965) — Editor — 18 cópias
Ellery Queen's Anthology (1978) 16 cópias
The Queen's Awards: Sixth Series (1953) — Editor — 15 cópias
Ellery Queen's Murder Menu (1969) 15 cópias
Ellery Queen's Murder - In Spades! (1969) — Editor — 14 cópias
Ellery Queen's Crookbook (1974) 13 cópias
Ellery Queen's Lost Men (1983) 12 cópias
The Queen's Awards: First Series (1948) — Editor — 12 cópias
The Queen's Awards: Fifteenth Series — Editor — 10 cópias
Ellery Queen's Mystery Bag (1972) 10 cópias
Ellery Queen's Lost Ladies (1983) 10 cópias
Ellery Queen's Grand Slam (1970) 9 cópias
Ellery Queen's Anthology #32: Magicians of Mystery (Fall/Winter 1976) (1976) — Editor; Contribuinte — 9 cópias
The Queen's Awards: Second Series — Editor — 8 cópias
Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine - 1967/03 (1967) — Editor — 6 cópias
Ellery Queen's Eyewitnesses (1983) 6 cópias
Ellery Queen's Aces of Mystery (1975) — Contribuinte — 4 cópias
Ellery Queen's Crime Wave (1976) 3 cópias
Ellery Queen non sbaglia (1933) 3 cópias
Ellery Queen's 1961 Anthology — Editor — 3 cópias
The Queen's Awards: Thirteenth Series (1960) — Editor — 2 cópias
Ellery Queen Presents Woman Trouble — Editor — 2 cópias
De bedste mord (1970) 2 cópias
Best Stories from Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine (1944) — Editor — 2 cópias
Queens Awards 1 exemplar(es)
The Best of Ellery Queen # 2 (1984) 1 exemplar(es)
Un te' da pazzi — Autor — 1 exemplar(es)
Las aventuras de Ellery Queen (1974) 1 exemplar(es)
Ellery Queen's Mystery Mix #18 (1963) 1 exemplar(es)
Lo mejor de Ellery Queen 1 exemplar(es)
Ellery Queen's Anthology Volume 43 (1982) 1 exemplar(es)
Kriminalmagazin 92 (1987) 1 exemplar(es)
Ellery Queen's Awards 1 exemplar(es)
Ellery Queen's 1966 Anthology — Editor; Contribuinte — 1 exemplar(es)
Ellery Queen's Prime Crimes 2 (1984) 1 exemplar(es)
Ellery Queen's Screen Favourites (1991) 1 exemplar(es)
Morderens ansikt (1985) 1 exemplar(es)

Associated Works

The Best American Mystery Stories of the Century (2000) — Contribuinte — 455 cópias
The Big Book of Christmas Mysteries (2013) — Contribuinte — 291 cópias
Detective Stories (1998) — Contribuinte — 271 cópias
A Treasury of Great Mysteries, Volumes 1-2 (1957) — Contribuinte — 264 cópias
Masterpieces of Mystery and Suspense (1988) — Contribuinte — 192 cópias
The Oxford Book of American Detective Stories (1996) — Contribuinte — 179 cópias
Ten Great Mysteries (1959) — Contribuinte — 103 cópias
Murder for Christmas, Vol. 2 (1982) — Contribuinte — 87 cópias
The Mammoth Book of Great Detective Stories (1985) — Contribuinte — 81 cópias

Etiquetado

Conhecimento Comum

Outros nomes
Queen, Ellery
Ross, Barnaby
Data de nascimento
1905-10-20 (Frederic Dannay)
1905-01-11 (Manfred Bennington Lee)
Data de falecimento
1982-09-03 (Frederic Dannay)
1971-04-03 (Manfred Bennington Lee)
Sexo
male
Nacionalidade
USA
Premiações
MWA Grand Master (1961)
Pequena biografia
Pseudonym of the American authors and cousins ​​Manfred B. Lee & Frederic Dannay.

Membros

Discussions

Found: Murder mystery on a Mountain em Name that Book (Janeiro 15)

Resenhas

Re-read after a long time, remembered it as one of my favorite Queen conundrums.
The mystery holds up, but my how the times have changed.
I actually don't like Ellery, and his relationship with his father is also not one I care for, but the puzzles are fairly done and usually ingenious.
 
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librisissimo | outras 5 resenhas | Apr 10, 2024 |
2 1/2 stars: I didn't particularly like it or dislike it; mixed or no real interest
½
 
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PokPok | outras 9 resenhas | Jan 2, 2024 |
While more entertaining than "The Roman Hat Mystery" (the first EQ book, and one that I checked out from the Rexburg library and struggled to get through before returning it to said library in disgust), this fourth entry in the series is still heavy on exposition and light on action. The hospital setting, as well as the corpse discovered on the operating table, are intriguing, but there is so much interviewing and tiresome things (like thirty pages of anti-climactic end-story), that they kill any desire to find out who dunnit. Tiresome as well is the introduction by one "J.J. McC" (a feature/gimmick in the early books), where the individual attempts to drum up enthusiasm for the impending adventure, but which comes off more as a lame effort to make the Queen's out to be more than they really are. The inclusion of manservant Djuna is another wasted effort, the Queen's adoration of him coming off as condescending, maudlin, and a little weird (when you get right down to it). Thankfully, Djuna disappears, a few novels into the series.… (mais)
 
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gauchoman | outras 9 resenhas | Oct 27, 2023 |
While the book is very much a product of its time- i.e., 1954 small-town America, the red scare, etc.- it's also highly entertaining. Though it's an Ellery Queen book, neither Ellery or his father (Inspector Queen) are present. Instead we get to watch Judge Shinn and a war vet named Johnny try to unravel the truth behind the murder of a local artist. After a battle between a local mob and the state police over the fate of a transient accused of the killing, the judge hatches a plan to conduct a phony trial in order to avoid a lynching and get the accused killer out of town (and on to a fair trial).
And this is where the story gets good. In an abrupt change of tone (from the violent and suspenseful first half), a healthy dose of humor infuses the sham trial, as one rule of trial procedure after another gets steamrolled in an effort to buy more time for the accused. The trial's explosive finish, the ensuing chase, and the final solution keep the story moving to a satisfying conclusion.
Some readers dislike all the sermonizing about the "goodness" of small-town American folk, etc., but if you take the story for what it is, it's highly entertaining.
… (mais)
 
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gauchoman | Oct 27, 2023 |

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Estatísticas

Obras
307
Also by
18
Membros
13,813
Popularidade
#1,676
Avaliação
½ 3.6
Resenhas
252
ISBNs
1,520
Idiomas
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