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E.W. Hornung (1866–1921)


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Known For

Raffles Writer
Raffles Writer
Raffles Writer
Stingaree Writer


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 1975-1977 Raffles (TV Series) (stories - 12 episodes)
- The Gift of the Emperor (1977) ... (stories)
- Home Affairs (1977) ... (stories)
- Mr Justice Raffles (1977) ... (stories)
- A Bad Night (1977) ... (stories)
- To Catch a Thief (1977) ... (stories)
 1975 Raffles (TV Movie) (novel "Raffles, the Amateur Cracksman" - play "Raffles, the Amateur Cracksman")
 1968 Novela (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Raffles (1968) ... (novel)
 1958 Raffles (novel "Raffles, the Amateur Cracksman" - play "Raffles, the Amateur Cracksman")
 1953 Your Favorite Story (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Strange Journey (1953) ... (story)
 1939 Raffles (based upon the celebrated adventures of: "The Amateur Cracksman" by)
 1934 Stingaree (based on: a series of stories by)
 1932 The Return of Raffles (stories)
 1930 Raffles (novel "Raffles, the Amateur Cracksman" - play "Raffles, the Amateur Cracksman")
 1925 Raffles (novel "Raffles, the Amateur Cracksman" - play "Raffles, the Amateur Cracksman")
 1921 Mr. Justice Raffles (novel)
 1920 Dead Men Tell No Tales (novel)
 1919 Out of the Shadow (novel "The Shadow of the Rope" - as Ernest William Hornung)
 1917 Raffles, the Amateur Cracksman (stories Raffles, the Amateur Cracksman - play "Raffles, the Amateur Cracksman")
 1916 The Darkest Hour (Short) (story)
 1916 The Moth and the Star (Short) (story)
 1916 The Villain Worshipper (Short) (story)
 1916 The Duel in the Desert (Short) (story)
 1916 The Purification of Mulfers (Short) (story)
 1916 The Honor of the Road (Short) (story)
 1915 The Taking of Stingaree (Short) (story)
 1915 A Bushranger at Bay (Short) (story)
 1915 To the Vile Dust (Short) (story)
 1915 The Black Hole of Glenrenald (Short) (story)
 1915 A Voice in the Wilderness (Short) (story)
 1915 An Enemy of Mankind (Short) (story)
 1915 Stingaree (story)
 1914 Gentleman Burglar (Short) (novel)
 1905 Raffles, the Amateur Cracksman (Short) (novel - play)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Wrote source material (stories) for "Raffles, the Amateur Cracksman", produced on Broadway (revival). Written by Eugene Wiley Presbrey. Gaiety Theatre: 1 Nov 1910-Nov 1910 (closing date unknown/24 performances). Cast: H. Kyrle Bellew (as "A.J. Raffles"; final Broadway role), Claire Cassell, Frank Connor, Bernard Fairfax, ... See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Ernest William Hornung

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English writer of crime stories, the creator of gentleman burglar and sleuth, A. J. Raffles. He was the son of a Hungarian coal and iron merchant, in Britain from the 1840's. See more »

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