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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Dark road of danger

Dark road of danger

Barker, C. Hedley
Withy Grove Press Limited
[1943]
A secret agent hides a document in a book, but where has he hidden the book?
£5.00
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patriots

The patriots

Barlow, James
Hamish Hamilton
1960
Two ex-soldiers plan the robbery of a train carrying wages to a power station.
£5.00
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Political suicide

Political suicide

Barnard, Robert
Collins [for] The Crime Club
1986
Superintendent Sutcliffe investigates the death of a Tory MP. The first book in the Inspector Sutcliffe series.
£8.00
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At death's door

At death's door

Barnard, Robert
Collins [for] The Crime Club
1988
A famous actress is murdered in a Sussex village. The second book in the Idwal Meredith series.
£8.00
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city of strangers

A city of strangers

Barnard, Robert
Bantam Press
1990
When an undesirable family try to move into a desirable area their house is fire bombed.
£6.00
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No place of safety

No place of safety

Barnard, Robert
HarperCollinsPublishers
1997
Two teenagers go missing from the same school. The fifth book in the Charlie Peace series.
£6.00
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suit of diamonds : a commemorative volume of specially commissioned short stories, published to celebrate the Crime Club's diamond jubilee

A suit of diamonds : a commemorative volume of specially commissioned short stories, published to celebrate the Crime Club's diamond jubilee

Barnard, Robert Moyes, PatriciaCaudwell, SarahWright, EricRussell, MartinRipley, MikeFraser, AntheaPearce, MichaelMalcolm, JohnMacLeod, CharlotteHill, ReginaldFerrars, ElizabethButler, Gwendoline
Collins [for] the Crime Club
1990
An anthology of thirteen short stories.
£6.00
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snake tattoo

The snake tattoo

Barnes, Linda
Hodder & Stoughton
1989
Part-time cabbie, and PI, Carlotta Carlyle searches Boston's red light district for a witness: a woman with a snake tattoo. The second book in the Carlotta Carlyle series.
£8.00
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Hardware

Hardware

Barnes, Linda
Hodder & Stoughton
1995
Carlotta Carlyle is hired to find out why a cab company is the target of violent robberies. The sixth book in the Carlotta Carlyle series.
£10.00
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midsummer killing

A midsummer killing

Barnes, Trevor
New English Library
1989
The headless and mutilated corpse of a man is found on Hampstead Heath.
£6.00
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Murder walks the stairs

Murder walks the stairs

Barns, Glenn M.
W. Foulsham & Co. Ltd.
1956
An attorney is pushed off a ferry on his way to meet his in-laws.
£5.00
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Punisher : intruder

The Punisher : intruder

Baron, Mike
Marvel Entertainment Group, Inc.
1989
A secret society with government connections uses murder to further its political ends.
£12.00
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Ill wind

Ill wind

Barr, Nevada
G. P. Putnam's Sons
1995
A ranger is found dead in one of the ancient kivas in the Mesa Verde National Park. The third book in the Anna Pigeon series.
£6.00
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Eugène Valmont : his triumphs

Eugène Valmont : his triumphs

Barr, Robert
Ian Henry Publications
1997
The exploits of a former Chief of the Paris Police in turn-of-the-century London.
£8.00
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fatal chapter

A fatal chapter

Barrett, Lorna
Berkley Prime Crime
2015
Tricia Miles finds the body of the president of the Stoneham Historical Society while walking her sister's dog. The ninth book in the Booktown Mystery series.
£6.00
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Jane and the unpleasantness at Scargrave Manor : being the first Jane Austen mystery

Jane and the unpleasantness at Scargrave Manor : being the first Jane Austen mystery

Barron, Stephanie
Headline
1996
Jane's host at Scargrave Manor is felled by a mysterious ailment. The first book in the Jane Austen series.
£9.00
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Jane and the ghosts of Netley : being a Jane Austen mystery

Jane and the ghosts of Netley : being a Jane Austen mystery

Barron, Stephanie
Bantam Books
2003
There is a traitor at Netley Lodge who is aiding Bonaparte's schemes. The seventh book in the Jane Austen series.
£12.00
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case of the thirteenth coach

The case of the thirteenth coach

Bartlett, E. G.
Staples Press Limited
1958
A consignment of half a million in gold ingots disappears between Newport and Paddington.
£12.00
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Mirror image

Mirror image

Battison, Brian
Constable
1998
Three prostitutes have been killed by the same man. The eighth and last book in the CI Ashworth series.
£8.00
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Crime stories from the Strand

Crime stories from the Strand

Beare, Geraldine Mason, A. E. W.Reynolds, QuentinKipling, RudyardAllen, GrantDonovan, DickPertwee, RolandSapperJepson, EdgarWallace, EdgarMuddock, Joyce Emmerson PrestonSayers, Dorothy L.Meade, L. T.Keating, H. R. F.Eustace, RobertDoyle, Arthur ConanDickson, CarterChristie, AgathaChesterton, G. K.Bentley, E. C.Bailey, H. C.Allingham, Margery
Folio Society
1992
An anthology of thirty short stories, including two featuring Sherlock Holmes.
£6.00
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Death of a cad, featuring P.C. Hamish Macbeth

Death of a cad, featuring P.C. Hamish Macbeth

Beaton, M. C.
Charles Bravos
1990
An unpopular guest is found shot on the Glorious Twelfth. The second book in the Hamish Macbeth series.
£30.00
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Death of a gossip : introducing P.C. Hamish Macbeth

Death of a gossip : introducing P.C. Hamish Macbeth

Beaton, M. C.
Charles Bravos, Publishers
1985
The owner of a fishing school finds one of his pupils murdered. The first book in the Hamish Macbeth series.
£30.00
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Suspense and sensibility, or, First impressions revisited : a Mr. and Mrs. Darcy mystery

Suspense and sensibility, or, First impressions revisited : a Mr. and Mrs. Darcy mystery

Bebris, Carrie
Tom Doherty Associates
2005
The Darcys find a suitable husband for sister Kitty but he undergoes a strange personality change. The second book in the Mr and Mrs Darcy series.
£10.00
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Death walks in Eastrepps

Death walks in Eastrepps

Beeding, Francis
Dover Publications, Inc.
1980
A brutal murderer - the Eastrepps Evil - stalks a sleepy seaside village. Haycraft-Queen cornerstone.
£4.00
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