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Condon, Richard

Works: 179 works in 1,140 publications in 21 languages and 29,178 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Film adaptations  Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Conspiracy films  Detective and mystery fiction  Political fiction  Spy films  Film remakes  Satire 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Conceptor, Author of introduction, Adapter, Actor, Other
Classifications: PS3553.O487, 813.54
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Publications about Richard Condon
Publications by Richard Condon
Publications by Richard Condon, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Richard Condon
The Manchurian candidate by Richard Condon( Book )
142 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in 14 languages and held by 2,684 libraries worldwide
A Korean war hero is brainwashed when captured and is used as a tool in a political assassination plot to be triggered by his domineering mother
Prizzi's family by Richard Condon( Book )
48 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 13 languages and held by 1,889 libraries worldwide
We join the Prizzis who are under seige by the Electronic Church and George F. Mallon, a mayoral candidate running on a platform of a corruption-free New York
Prizzi's glory by Richard Condon( Book )
34 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,724 libraries worldwide
The Prizzis clean up the "Environment" and use the profits for national political power
Prizzi's honor by Richard Condon( Book )
27 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,515 libraries worldwide
Prizzi's Honor is no ordinary story of boy-meets-girl. Charley Partanna is a faithful lieutenant for the Prizzis, New York's most powerful Mafia family. The object of his affections is Irene Walker, a Los Angeles-based tax consultant. But it's her freelancing that pays--she's a hit woman for the Mob. She has also cheated the Prizzis out of an unforgivably large sum of money. This is very dangerous moonlighting indeed, and eventually it places Charley's oldest loyalties in conflict with his newest one. Which wins?
Prizzi's money by Richard Condon( Book )
18 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 1,371 libraries worldwide
Yes, the PRIZZIS ARE BACK! The nation's greatest service organization, the premier family of organized crime, returns in all its venality and violence. Only to be confronted this time by the even greater appetite of ... a woman!
An infinity of mirrors by Richard Condon( Book )
51 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 1,033 libraries worldwide
In love with a Prussian officer, a Jewish woman moves to Hitler's Berlin Every afternoon, Paule tends to her father's newspaper clippings and listens to his stories. An actor, Paul-Alain Bernheim has a sexual appetite and a lust for life that have made him a legend of the Paris stage. He is also a fiercely proud Jew, and he has imbued his daughter with an unshakeable pride in the history of her people. So why, she wonders, has she fallen in love with a German? From the moment Paule spots Wilhelm von Rhode at an embassy reception, she can't take her eyes off him. So after a whirlwind Paris romance, when von Rhode is recalled to Berlin, Paule follows as his wife. But as the Nazis tighten their stranglehold on Germany and the world prepares for war, will Paule's love stand against the night?
The final addiction by Richard Condon( Book )
12 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and Italian and held by 896 libraries worldwide
A goodlooking salesman is involved in a search for his mother when a woman in a secret cocaine-importing business suggests he must go into politics
Prizzi's honor by John Huston( visu )
36 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 867 libraries worldwide
"The Prizzi family's principal hit man, Charley (Nicholson) is about to discover that he and his new bride (Turner) share more than just body heat: they're both cold-blooded assassins, and their next job is to ice each other!"--Container
Emperor of America by Richard Condon( Book )
8 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and Italian and held by 866 libraries worldwide
Mile high by Richard Condon( Book )
33 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 786 libraries worldwide
A Mafia don builds a savage empire of murder and vice Millions of acres of forest separate Edward Courance West from the outside world. In his remote Adirondack retreat, he is tended by servants dressed in black and green, the color of West's empire--and of money. The son of an Irish powerbroker of the rough-and-tumble Lower East Side, West has been forging his kingdom since the day his father died, leaving him with a small fortune, a few bordellos, and a burning hunger to escape New York and make his mark upon the world--a mark he will leave in blood. The moment Congress passes Prohibition, West sets about building a one-man monopoly of bootlegging, smuggling, and murder. Clawing ruthlessly to the top in hopes of forgetting his father, West won't stop until he becomes the greatest criminal the world has ever seen
Death of a politician : a novel by Richard Condon( Book )
12 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 774 libraries worldwide
SUSPENSE: The chicanery of modern politics becomes evident with the death of an ex-vice president
The whisper of the axe : a novel by Richard Condon( Book )
21 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 757 libraries worldwide
For the sake of vengeance, a woman plots to destroy the US government It{u2019}s June 1976, and a bullet has shattered Agatha Teel{u2019}s shoulder. The gunman has fled, gushing blood from a bullet wound of his own, and Teel has just a few minutes to save her own life. She marches herself to the bathroom{u2014}the most lavish room she has ever owned{u2014}strips, and does what she can to dress the wound. A needle of morphine dulls the pain enough for her to walk, and she wraps a sable coat around her nude body and presses for the elevator. She can{u2019}t die tonight. She has a coup to stage. Six months earlier, Teel set her plot to overthrow the government of the United States in motion. On July 4, 1976, she will crush America beneath her heel. For Teel, it{u2019}s not about ideology, nor politics. This is strictly personal: It{u2019}s revenge
The venerable bead by Richard Condon( Book )
9 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and Italian and held by 748 libraries worldwide
Undercover to nab a ring of Sino-Albanian spies operating out of a Hollywood talent agency, Iraqi-American lawyer Leila Aluja falls in love with her prey, in a satire of suspense novels
The entwining by Richard Condon( Book )
8 editions published between 1980 and 1994 in English and held by 666 libraries worldwide
A trembling upon Rome : a work of fiction by Richard Condon( Book )
10 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 656 libraries worldwide
The abandoned woman by Richard Condon( Book )
5 editions published between 1975 and 1978 in English and held by 567 libraries worldwide
The story of Caroline of Brunswick, who in 1795 married George, Prince of Wales, in a tragic marriage. She became the only Queen of England to be tried for adultery
Money is love by Richard Condon( Book )
13 editions published between 1975 and 1978 in English and Spanish and held by 549 libraries worldwide
Lives of gods and mortals become entangled to prove that money is love
Bandicoot by Richard Condon( Book )
16 editions published between 1978 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 529 libraries worldwide
SUSPENSE: It's one thing when Capt. Huntington R.N. (retired) gambles away his wife's money; quite another when he does likewise with the Japanese syndicate's
The Manchurian candidate by John Frankenheimer( visu )
67 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 286 libraries worldwide
When his army unit is ambushed during the first Gulf War, Sergeant Raymond Shaw saves his fellow soldiers just as his commanding officer, Major Ben Marco, is knocked unconscious. Using the incident for political gain, Shaw eventually becomes a vice-presidential nominee, but Marco is haunted by dreams of what really happened in Iraq. As Marco investigates, the story begins to unravel. He begins to figure that the entire unit was kidnapped and brainwashed as part of a plot to get Shaw into the White House. Now the Manchurian Global corporation appears desperate to stop him from finding out
And then we moved to Rossenarra; or, The art of emigrating by Richard Condon( Book )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
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Condon Richard
Condon, Richard Thomas 1915-1996
Kondon, Richādo
Kondon, Richard
Kondon, Ritśard
Richard Condon Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1915-1996)
Richard Condon amerikansk manusforfattar
Richard Condon amerikansk manusförfattare
Richard Condon amerikansk manusforfatter
Richard Condon amerikansk manuskriptforfatter
Richard Condon écrivain américain
Richard Condon US-amerikanischer Autor
Кондон, Ричард
Ричард Кондон
Ричард Кондън
קונדון, ריצ׳רד
ריצ'רד קונדון
コンドン, リチャード
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