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QUEEN. There are several kinds of queens in some countries. 1. Queen regnant, is a woman who possesses in her own right the executive power of the country.
     2. Queen consort, is the wife of a king.
     3. Queen dowager is the widow of a king. In the United States there is no one with this title.

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Sayers, and some related authors, as well as such popular writers as Anthony Boucher, Ellery Queen, John Dickson Carr, Poul Anderson, Robert A.
Borges did not disparage Ellery Queen at all--far from it.
He is a three-time recipient for Ellery Queen Readers Award for Best Short Story of the Year.
Most of us are at least acquainted with The Saint, Dick Tracy, Ellery Queen, and--of course--Sherlock Holmes.
Ellery Queen and Nero Wolfe and Raymond Chandler and Ross MacDonald dominated the detecting field.
Aunque el libro es una joya por la cantidad de retratos de escritores y actores que entrega, asi como por las portadas de primeras ediciones y ediciones raras de las obras canonicas del genero, no menos importantes son las cubiertas que rescata de muchos ejemplares de revistas como Black Mask y Ellery Queen.
Ellery Queen the "By Bi" EQ is the joint penname of two collaborators.
Showbiz legend has it that it actually only saw light of day because of the failure of a predecessor: Ellery Queen.
Like Ellery Queen, where she's discovering what's going on, or Murder, She Wrote: Momma's Mysteries.
He grew up listening to the Beatles, Bob Dylan and 78s of Count Basie, and reading the mysteries of Erle Stanley Gardner and Ellery Queen - the latter because Queen, like Holmes, wore glasses.
Paul Staudohar had done an admirable job of collecting stories from such famous fiction writers as Ellery Queen, P.