Crime Fiction

This collection includes stories involving the official police, private eyes, amateur detectives, courtroom dramas, and spies. Also included are reference, bibliographical and biographical works on crime fiction.

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Hide my eyes

Hide my eyes

Allingham, Margery
Penguin Books
1961
A murder in London's theatre-land is linked to a series of killings: a left-hand glove and a lizard skin letter case are among the clues. The sixteenth book in the Albert Campion series.
£4.00
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tiger in the smoke

The tiger in the smoke

Allingham, Margery
Penguin Books
1957
Jack Havoc breaks out of jail and causes, well, havoc. The sixteenth book in the Albert Campion series.
£3.00
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Coroner's pidgin

Coroner's pidgin

Allingham, Margery
William Heinemann Ltd
1954
Albert Campion returns home after the war to be presented with a corpse by Lugg. The twelfth book in the Albert Campion series.
£6.00
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Judgment on Deltchev

Judgment on Deltchev

Ambler, Eric
Pocket Books Inc.
1952
A playwright agrees to cover the trial of 'Papa' Deltchev, a discredited Eastern European leader charged with treason.
£4.00
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Epitaph for a spy

Epitaph for a spy

Ambler, Eric
Pan Books Ltd
1948
An amateur photographer is suspected of being a spy when negatives of fortifications are found mixed up with his own.
£6.00
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best of Ellery Queen

The best of Ellery Queen

Queen, Ellery Porter, JoyceFerrars, E. X.Borges, Jorge LuisGarfield, BrianMather, BerkelyWells, H. G.Rendell, RuthDeal, BordenFish, Robert L.Wetering, Janwillem van deWestlake, Donald E.Walsh, ThomasUpfield, ArthurCanning, VictorAmbler, EricSymons, JulianSimenon, GeorgesMcBain, EdLovesey, PeterHighsmith, PatriciaGilbert, MichaelEllin, Stanley
Robert Hale
1983
An anthology of thirty short stories.
£8.00
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purple flame and other detective stories

The purple flame and other detective stories

Anderson, Frederick Irving Fisher, Benjamin F.
Crippen & Landru Publishers
2016
A collection of short stories.
£25.00
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Deadly code

Deadly code

Anderson, Lin
Luath Press Limited
2005
Forensic expert Rhona Macleod is called in to advise on a decomposing foot caught by fishermen of the west coast of Scotland.
£4.00
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Dennisdale tragedy

The Dennisdale tragedy

Andover, Henry
Eyre and Spottiswoode
1936
A London lawyer inherits a Cumbrian estate and arrives to find the butler murdered.
£20.00
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Stars in the water

Stars in the water

Appleby, John
Werner Laurie
1952
A jealous husband takes revenge.
£20.00
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case of the vanishing women

The case of the vanishing women

Archer, Robert
Gerald G. Swan
1950
The body of a famous inventor is found on a Hudson River pier.
£18.00
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perfect frame

The perfect frame

Ard, William
Transworld Publishers Ltd.
1954
Timothy Dane takes on a case that he is sure is phony, but the client is blonde and beautiful.
£3.00
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Dead man's bay

Dead man's bay

Arley, Catherine
Published for the Crime Club by Collins
1959
A jealous husband seeks revenge on his wife.
£12.00
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Mischief

Mischief

Armstrong, Charlotte
Penguin Books
1957
A teenage baby-sitter is not as inviting as she seems.
£4.00
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Night call and other stories of suspense

Night call and other stories of suspense

Armstrong, Charlotte McCauley, KirbyCypert, Rick
Crippen & Landru Publishers
2014
A collection of short stories.
£22.00
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honey trap

The honey trap

Armstrong, Vivien
Crime Club
1992
A young woman is seen being thrown overboard from a boat but denies that the event occurred.
£8.00
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Aylmer Vance : ghost-seer

Aylmer Vance : ghost-seer

Askew, Alice Askew, Claude
Ash-Tree Press
1998
An anthology of supernatural short stories featuring an occult detective. Limited edition of 500.
£35.00
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Death on the Douro

Death on the Douro

Aspler, Tony
Headline
1997
An author researching a 19th century death finds uncomfortable parallels with a contemporary one.
£8.00
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Exit Charlie

Exit Charlie

Atkinson, Alex
Peter Davies
1955
An actor is found poisoned in his dressing room.
£12.00
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birds of a feather affair

The birds of a feather affair

Avallone, Michael
Souvenir Press Ltd.
1967
April Dancer and Mark Slate hunt down a traitor within UNCLE.
£3.00
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blazing affair

The blazing affair

Avallone, Michael
New American Library
1966
April Dancer and Mark Slate take on TORCH, an organisation more evil than THRUSH.
£3.00
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trail of ashes

A trail of ashes

Babson, Marian
Walker and Company
1984
A pyromaniac is at work in the forests of New England.
£6.00
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Encore murder

Encore murder

Babson, Marian
Collins [for] The Crime Club
1989
Murder and mystery against a backdrop of thespian intrigue. The second book in the Trixie and Evangeline series.
£10.00
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multiple cat

The multiple cat

Babson, Marian
HarperCollinsPublishers
1999
Annabel Hinchby-Smythe is mistaken for an interior designer but takes the job as she is strapped for cash. Unfortunately her client is murdered.
£10.00
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