Victor Canning
1911-1986
 

Victor Canning was born in Plymouth, Devon. He was educated at Plymouth Technical College and Oxford Central School. He also wrote historical novels, children's books, and mainstream fiction. Canning also wrote under the pseudonym 'Alan Gould'.

 

Titles and year of publication:
 
 1) Fly Away, Paul  1936
 2) The Chasm  1947
 3) Panther's Moon  1948
 4) The Golden Salamander  1949
 5) A Forest of Eyes  1950
 6) Venetian Bird (US Title: Bird of Prey)  1951
 7) The House of the Seven Flies  1952
 8) Castle Minerva (US Title: A Handful of Silver)  1954
 9) The Man from the Turkish Slave  1954
10) His Bones Are Coral (US Title: Twist of the Knife) (Also published as: The Shark Run)  1955
11) Hidden Face (US Title: Burden of Proof)  1956
12) The Manasco Road (Also published as: The Forbidden Road)  1957
13) The Dragon Tree (Also published as: The Captives of Mora Island)  1958
14) Young Man on a Bicycle (US Title: Oasis Nine) (novelets)  1958
15) The Burning Eye  1960
16) A Delivery of Furies  1961
17) Black Flamingo  1962
18) Delay on Turtle, and other stories (novelets)  1962
19) The Limbo Line  1963
20) The Scorpio Letters  1964
21) The Whip Hand  1965
22) Doubled in Diamonds  1966
23) The Python Project  1967
24) The Melting Man  1968
25) Queen's Pawn  1969
26) The Great Affair  1970
27) Firecrest  1971
28) The Rainbird Pattern (Also published as: Family Plot)  1972
29) The Finger of Saturn  1973
30) The Mask of Memory  1974
31) The Kingsford Mark  1975
32) The Doomsday Carrier  1976
33) Birdcage  1978
34) The Satan Sampler  1979
35) Fall from Grace  1980
36) The Boy on Platform One (US Title: Memory Boy)  1981
37) Vanishing Point  1982
38) Table Number Seven  1987
As 'Alan Gould'
 1) Every Creature of God Is Good  1939

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