Author:William Le Queux

William Le Queux
(1864–1927)
A British journalist and author, writing in the genres of mystery, thriller, and espionage. His best-known works are fantasies The Great War in England in 1897 (1894) and The Invasion of 1910 (1906), the latter of which was a phenomenal bestseller.
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Works


  • A Secret Sin, (1897)
  • Guilty Bonds, (1891)
  • A Secret Service: Being Strange Tales of a Nihilist, (1892)
  • The Great War in England in 1897, (1894)
  • Guilty, (1895)
  • Zoraida: A Romance of the Harem and the Great Sahara, (1895)
  • The Great White Queen. A Tale Of Treasure And Treason, (1896)
  • Devil's Dice, (1897)
  • Whoso Findeth a Wife, (1897)
  • The Eye of Istar; a Romance of the Land of No Return, (1897) aka The Eye of Ishtar, (US)
  • Scribes and Pharisees; A Story of Literary London, (1898)
  • If Sinners Entice Thee, (1898)
  • The Bond of Black, (1899)
  • The Day of Temptation, (1899)
  • The Veiled Man, (1899) stories
  • England's Peril, (1899)
  • Secrets of Monte Carlo., (1899) stories
  • The Wiles of the Wicked, (1900)
  • An Eye for an Eye, (1900)
  • In White Raiment, (1900)
  • Of Royal Blood, (1900)
  • Her Majesty's Minister, (1901)
  • The Sign of the Seven Sins, (1901)
  • The Gamblers, (1901)
  • The Court of Honour, (1901)
  • The Under-Secretary, (1902)
  • The Unnamed: A Romance of Modern Italy, (1902)
  • On the "Polar Star" in the Arctic Sea, (1903)
  • The Tickencote Treasure: Being the Story of A Silent Man, A Sealed Script and A Singular Secret, (1903)
  • The Seven Secrets, (1903)
  • Secrets of the Foreign Office: Describing the Doings of Duckworth Drew of the Secret Service, (1903) stories
  • Three Glass Eyes, (1903)
  • The Closed Book, Concerning the Secret of the Borgias, (1904)
  • As We Forgive Them, (1904)
  • The Sign of the Stranger, (1904)
  • The Man from Downing Street, (1904)
  • The Hunchback of Westminster, (1904)
  • The Idol of the Town, (1904)
  • The Red Hat, (1904)
  • Sins of the City, (1905)
  • The Valley of the Shadow, (1905)
  • Behind the Throne, (1905)
  • Who Giveth This Woman?, (1905)
  • The Spider’'s Eye, (1905)
  • The Mask, (1905)
  • Confessions of a Ladies' Man: Being the Adventures of Cuthbert Croom, of His Majesty's Diplomatic Service, (1905) stories
  • The Mystery of a Motor-Car, (1906)
  • The Count's Chauffeur, (1906) stories
  • The Pauper of Park Lane, (1906)
  • The Woman at Kensington, (1906)
  • The Mysterious Mr Miller, (1906)
  • The House of the Wicked, (1906)
  • Whatsoever a Man Soweth, (1906)
  • The Near East. The Present Situation in Montenegro, Bosnia, Servia, Bulgaria, Roumania, Turkey and Macedonia, (1907) anonymous
  • Whosoever Loveth: Being the Secret of a Lady's Maid, (1907)
  • The Great Plot, (1907)
  • The Woman in the Way, (1907)
  • The Secret of the Square, (1907)
  • The Great Court Scandal, (1907)
  • The Lady in the Car, (1908) stories
  • The Crooked Way, (1908)
  • The Looker-On, (1908)
  • Stolen Sweets, (1908)
  • Spies of the Kaiser, (1909) stories
  • The House of Whispers, (1909)
  • The Red Room, (1909)
  • Fatal Thirteen, (1909)
  • Treasure of Israel, (1910) also as The Great God Gold, (US)
  • Lying Lips, (1910)
  • The Unknown Tomorrow, (1910)
  • The Money Spider, (1911)
  • An Eye for an Eye, (1911)
  • Revelations of the Secret Service, (1911) stories
  • The Indiscretions Of A Lady's Maid, A Mystery Novel, (1911)
  • The Mystery of Nine, (1912)
  • Without Trace, (1912)
  • Fatal Fingers, (1912)
  • The Lost Million, (1913)
  • The Price of Power, Being Chapters from the Secret History of the Imperial Court of Russia, (1913)
  • The Room of Secrets, (1913)
  • Mysteries, (1913) stories
  • The Hand of Allah, (1914) also as:The Riddle of the Ring)
  • Her Royal Highness; A Romance of the Chancelleries of Europe, (1914)
  • Sons of Satan (1914)
  • The White Lie, (1914)
  • The German Spy, a Present-day story, (1914)
  • The War of the Nations, (1914) with Edgar Wallace and others
  • The Maker of Secrets, (1914)
  • The Four Faces, (1914)
  • The Sign of Silence, (1915)
  • German Atrocities: A Record of Shameless Deeds, (1915)
  • German Spies in England: An Exposure, (1915)
  • The Devil's Spawn, (1915)
  • The Mysterious Three, (1915)
  • At the Sign of the Sword, (1915)
  • The Mysterious Three, (1915)
  • The German Spy System from Within, (1915)
  • The Mystery Of The Green Ray, (1915)
  • The White Glove, (1915)
  • The Man about Town, (1916)
  • Number 70, Berlin, (1916)
  • The Spy Hunter, (1916) stories
  • The Way to Win, (1916)
  • Cinders of Harley Street, (1916)
  • The Broken Thread, (1916)
  • The Place of Dragons: A Mystery, (1916)
  • Annette Of The Argonne: A Story Of The French Front, (1916)
  • Behind the German Lines: Amazing Confessions of Col.-Lieut. Otto Von Heynitz, (1917)
  • The Secrets Of Potsdam, (1918) stories
  • Further Secrets of Potsdam, (1917)
  • Hushed Up at German Headquarters, (1917)
  • The Minister of Evil, (1917)
  • The Scandal-Monger, (1917) stories
  • Beryl of the Biplane, (1917)
  • The Breath of Suspicion, (1917)
  • The Devil's Carnival, (1917)
  • No Greater Love, (1917)
  • Two in a Tangle, (1917)
  • The Bomb-Makers, (1917) stories
  • Donovan of Whitehall, (1917) stories
  • The Rainbow Mystery, (1917) stories
  • Bolo, The Super-Spy, by Armand Mehjan, (1918)
  • Love Intrigues of the Kaiser's Sons, (1918)
  • Sant of the Secret Service: Some Revelations of Spies and Spying, (1918)
  • The Secret Life of the Ex-Tsaritza, (1918)
  • The Little Blue Goddess, (1918)
  • The Lure of Love, (1918)
  • The Yellow Ribbon, (1918)
  • The Catspaw, (1918)
  • The Sister Disciple, (1918)
  • The Stolen Statesman: Being the Story of a Hushed-Up Mystery, (1918)
  • Secrets of the White Tsar, (1919)
  • Rasputinism in London, (1919)
  • The Doctor of Pimlico, Being the Disclosure of a Great Crime, (1919)
  • Cipher Six: A Mystery, (1919)
  • The Secret Shame of the Kaiser, (1919) stories
  • The Forbidden Word, (1919)
  • The Hotel X, (1919) short stories
  • The King's Incognito, (1919)
  • Mysteries of a Great City, (1920) stories
  • In Secret, (1920) stories
  • No. 7 Saville Square, (1920)
  • Secrets of the foreign office, (1920)
  • Society Intrigues I Have Known, (1920) stories
  • Whither Thou Goest, (1920)
  • The Heart of a Princess: A Romance of To-Day, (1920)
  • The Intriguers, (1920)
  • The Secret Telephone, (1920)
  • The Terror of the Air, (1920)
  • The Red Widow, Or The Death-Dealers of London, (1920)
  • Mademoiselle of Monte Carlo: A Mystery of To-day, (1921)
  • The Fifth Finger: A Mystery, (1921)
  • The Luck of the Secret Service, (1921) stories
  • The Open Verdict: A Mystery, (1921)
  • This House to Let, (1921)
  • The Lady in Waiting: A Royal Romance, (1921)
  • The Marked Man, (1921)
  • The Elusive Four, Which Discloses the Exciting Exploits of Four Thieves, (1921) stories
  • The Power of the Borgias, (1921)
  • The Gay Triangle, (1922) stories
  • Landru: His Secret Love Affairs, (1922)
  • The Stretton Street Affair, (1922)
  • Three Knots, (1922)
  • The Voice from the Void: The Great Wireless Mystery, (1922)
  • The Young Archduchess, (1922)
  • The Bronze Face, (1923)
  • Things I Know About Kings, Celebrities, and Crooks, (1923) memoirs
  • Where the Desert Ends, (1923)
  • Bleke, The Butler, (1923) stories
  • A Woman's Debt, (1924)
  • Fine Feathers, (1924)
  • The Crystal Claw, (1924)
  • The Blue Bungalow: A Mystery, (1925)
  • The Broadcast Mystery, (1925)
  • The Valrose Mystery, (1925)


Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1923.


The author died in 1927, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 80 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.

 
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