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Stanley Bernard Ellin

Stanley Bernard Ellin, American author. Recipient Edgar Allan Poe awards, 1954, 56, 58, Foley/Burnett award, 1960, Grand Prix du Meilleur Roman Policier Etranger, France, 1974. Served with United States Army, 1945-1946. Member Mystery Writers American, Crime Writers Association England, Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association American Center, Authors League, Authors Guild.

Background

  • Ellin, Stanley Bernard was born on October 6, 1916 in Brooklyn. Son of Louis William and Rose (Mandel) Ellin.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Brooklyn College, 1936.

    Works

    • The Blessington Method
    • "What is The Blessington Method? There is, you see, a society called The Society for Gerontology, and its primary concern is with the tragic situation of aging.
    • Eighth Circle
    • Murray Kirk runs his private investigation agency like the business it is: he isn't interested in justice or crusades, just the profit and loss account.

    Religion

    Membership

    Served with United States Army, 1945-1946. Member Mystery Writers American, Crime Writers Association England, Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association American Center, Authors League, Authors Guild.

    Connections

    • Married Jeanne Michael, November 23, 1937. 1 daughter, Susan.
    • father: Louis William Ellin
    • mother: Rose (Mandel) Ellin
    • spouse: Jeanne Michael
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    Born October 6, 1916
    Died July 31, 1986
    (aged 69)
    Nationality
    • 1936
      Brooklyn College