320 Central Park West

Suite 1-D

New York, NY 10025

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Elleston Trevor
1920-1995
 
 


Elleston Trevor’s novels, plays, and short stories range from light, witty mysteries to dramas, usually about ordinary individuals experiencing extraordinary situations. To cover a wide diversity of subject matter Elleston wrote under various pseudonyms: Adam Hall, Trevor Burgess, Roger Fitzalan, Simon Rattray, Mansell Black, Caesar Smith, Howard North, Warwick Scott, and even a woman’s name, Leslie Stone. Elleston is best known for his classic, The Flight of the Phoenix, and for his nineteen novels about a spy named Quiller. In 1966, The Quiller Memorandum won the Edgar award for the best mystery of the year. The Flight of the Phoenix and Quiller Memorandum both became major motion pictures. The author was born Trevor Dudley Smith in London on February 17, 1920. He died in Scottsdale, Arizona, on July 21, l995.



Awards

  • Edgar Allen Poe Award (MWA), Best Novel, THE QUILLER MEMORANDUM
  • Grand Prix de Littérature Policière (France), THE QUILLER MEMORANDUM
  • Prix Goncourt Award, 1944

 

 

TITLES

Quiller: A Profile and Bury Him Among Kings: Intimate Glimpses of the Life and Work of Elleston Trevor by Chaille Trevor
writing as Adam Hall
  THE QUILLER MEMORANDUM
  THE NINTH DIRECTIVE
  THE STRIKER PORTFOLIO
  THE WARSAW DOCUMENT
  THE TANGO BRIEFING
  THE MANDARIN CYPHER
  THE KOBRA MANIFESTO
  THE SINKIANG EXECUTIVE
  THE SCORPION SIGNAL
  THE PEKING TARGET
  QUILLER
  QUILLER'S RUN
  QUILLER KGB
  QUILLER BARRACUDA
  QUILLER BAMBOO
  QUILLER SOLITAIRE
  QUILLER MERIDIAN
  QUILLER SALAMANDER
  QUILLER BALALAIKA
writing as Elleston Trevor
  THE FLIGHT OF THE PHOENIX
  BURY HIM AMONG KINGS
  THE PENTHOUSE
  THE DAMOCLES SWORD
  THE V.I.P.
  REDFERN'S MIRACLE
  GALE FORCE
  THE PASANG RUN
  NIGHT STOP
  THE PILLARS OF MIDNIGHT
  THE KILLING GROUND
  DEATHWATCH
  CHORUS OF ECHOES
  A BLAZE OF ROSES
  TIGER STREET
  THE PASSION AND THE PITY
  THE BIG PICK-UP
  THE BILLBOARD MADONNA
  THE BURNING SHORE
  THE SHOOT
  THE FREEBOOTERS
  A PLACE FOR THE WICKED
  BLUE JAY SUMMER
  THE SIBLING
  THE SISTER
  THE THETA SYNDROME
  FLYCATCHER
  THE VOLCANOES OF SAN DOMINGO
  A BLAZE OF ARMS
 
Hugo Bishop mystery series
writing as Adam Hall
  PAWN IN JEOPARDY
  KNIGHT SINISTER
  QUEEN IN DANGER
  ROOK'S GAMBIT
  BISHOP IN CHECK