Historical crime fiction

Historical crime fiction includes stories set in a period that is not contemporary with the author, and usually at least a generation or two in the past.


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year of confusion

The year of confusion

Roberts, John Maddox
Minotaur Books
2010
Two foreign advisers are murdered when Caesar attempts to revise the Roman calendar.
£8.00
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Mamur Zapt and the return of the Carpet

The Mamur Zapt and the return of the Carpet

Pearce, Michael
Collins
1988
The Mamur Zapt foils a potential terrorist outrage at the return of the Holy Carpet from Mecca. First in the series.
£20.00
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1588 : a calendar of crime : a novel in five books

1588 : a calendar of crime : a novel in five books

McKay, Shirley
Polygon
2016
The first of a series of victims is found in mediaeval St Andrews on Candlemas eve. The sixth book in the Hew Cullan series.
£5.00
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state counsellor : the further adventures of Erast Fandorin

The state counsellor : the further adventures of Erast Fandorin

Akunin, Boris
Weidenfeld & Nicolson
2009
The newly appointed governor-general of Siberia is murdered in his official train carriage. The sixth book in the Erast Fandorin series.
£10.00
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nine giants

The nine giants

Marston, Edward
Poisoned Pen Press
2001
Murder and corruption in Elizabethan London. The fourth book in the Richard Bracewell series.
£4.00
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silent woman

The silent woman

Marston, Edward
Poisoned Pen Press
2002
Nicholas Bracewell returns to his native Devon to reconcile some unfinished business. The sixth book in the series.
£4.00
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My lady judge: the first Burren mystery

My lady judge: the first Burren mystery

Harrison, Cora
Macmillan
2007
A man is found dead after the great May Day festival on Mullaghmore Mountain. The first book in the Burren mysteries series.
£5.00
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great stink

The great stink

Clark, Clare
Harcourt, Inc.
2005
A novel of corruption and murder beneath the streets of Victorian London.
£6.00
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Death comes as the end

Death comes as the end

Christie, Agatha
Pan Books Ltd
1964
Someone in King Imhotep's household was a killer.
£3.00
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day they robbed the Bank of England : a novel

The day they robbed the Bank of England : a novel

Brophy, John
Chatto & Windus
1959
A young American plans the most spectacular robbery of the century.
£5.00
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White murder

White murder

Wishart, David
Hodder & Stoughton
2002
A Roman chariot racer is found stabbed to death in an alleyway. The seventh book in the Marcus Corvinus series.
£8.00
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Parthian shot

Parthian shot

Wishart, David
Hodder & Stoughton
2004
Marcus Corvinus is asked to investigate an attack on the Parthian Prince Phraates. The ninth book in the series.
£8.00
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incomplete revenge: a Maisie Dobbs mystery

An incomplete revenge: a Maisie Dobbs mystery

Winspear, Jacqueline
John Murray
2008
Acts of arson, theft and vandalism in the village of Heronsdene have gone unreported for more than a decade. The fifth book in the Maisie Dobbs series.
£6.00
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Among the mad: a Maisie Dobbs mystery

Among the mad: a Maisie Dobbs mystery

Winspear, Jacqueline
John Murray
2009
The Home Secretary receives a letter threatening huge loss of life unless certain demands are met. The sixth book in the Maisie Dobbs series.
£8.00
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lesson in secrets: a Maisie Dobbs novel

A lesson in secrets: a Maisie Dobbs novel

Winspear, Jacqueline
HarperCollinsPublishers
2011
Maisie Dobbs poses as a lecturer in Cambridge to help uncover the activities of the Nazi party. The eighth book in the series.
£8.00
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Among the mad : a Maisie Dobbs novel

Among the mad : a Maisie Dobbs novel

Winspear, Jacqueline
Henry Holt and Company
2009
The Home Secretary receives a letter threatening huge loss of life unless certain demands are met. The sixth book in the Maisie Dobbs series.
£6.00
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princess a nun! A novel without fiction

The princess a nun! A novel without fiction

Williamson, Hugh Ross
Michael Joseph
1978
Set in the sixteenth century and centred round the murder of the confidential secretary of Don John of Austria.
£4.00
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Wolf whistle

Wolf whistle

Todd, Marilyn
Macmillan
1998
Claudia Seferius investigates a serial murderer in ancient Rome. The fourth in the series.
£10.00
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Vienna blood: volume two of the Liebermann papers

Vienna blood: volume two of the Liebermann papers

Tallis, Frank
Century
2006
A serial killer embarks upon a bizarre series of murders in Vienna. The second book in the Max Liebermann series.
£6.00
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Mortal mischief: volume one of the Liebermann papers

Mortal mischief: volume one of the Liebermann papers

Tallis, Frank
Century
2005
A beautiful medium is found shot dead in a locked room. The first book in the Max Liebermann series.
£8.00
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phantom of the temple : a Judge Dee mystery

The phantom of the temple : a Judge Dee mystery

Gulik, Robert Van
University of Chicago Press
1995
The disappearance of a merchant's daughter, twenty missing bars of gold, and a decapitated corpse are pieced together in complex plot. The thirteenth book in the Judge Dee series.
£4.00
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Chinese lake murders

The Chinese lake murders

Gulik, Robert Van
Calypso Press Pty Ltd
2002
Dee battles high treason against the Imperial Throne. The fifth book in the Judge Dee series.
£4.00
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Chinese maze murders : a Chinese detective story suggested by three original ancient Chinese plots

The Chinese maze murders : a Chinese detective story suggested by three original ancient Chinese plots

Gulik, Robert Van
University of Chicago Press
1997
Dee is lured into the Governor's garden maze to solve three interwoven mysteries. The first book in the Judge Dee series.
£4.00
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Chinese gold murders

The Chinese gold murders

Gulik, Robert Van
Calypso Press Pty Ltd
2001
Newly arrived in his first post as magistrate Judge Dee is confronted with three inter-connected mysteries. The third book in the Judge Dee series.
£4.00
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emperor's pearl : a Judge Dee mystery

The emperor's pearl : a Judge Dee mystery

Gulik, Robert Van
University of Chicago Press
1994
Two deaths are connected by an ancient tragedy involving a stolen treasure. The eleventh book in the Judge Dee series.
£4.00
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red pavilion : a Judge Dee mystery

The red pavilion : a Judge Dee mystery

Gulik, Robert Van
University of Chicago Press
1994
A chance meeting with the most powerful courtesan leads to an investigation into three deaths. The eighth book in the Judge Dee series.
£4.00
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monkey and the tiger : two Chinese detective stories

The monkey and the tiger : two Chinese detective stories

Gulik, Robert Van
University of Chicago Press
1992
Contains 'The morning of the monkey' and 'The night of the tiger'. The twelfth book in the Judge Dee series.
£4.00
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Murder most welcome

Murder most welcome

Slade, Nicola
Robert Hale
2008
A grieving widow hides an adventurous past when she takes up residence with her late husband's family.
£15.00
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deadly brew

A deadly brew

Gregory, Susan
Little, Brown and Company
1998
Three members of Cambridge University die from poisoned wine.
£10.00
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Return to Cottington

Return to Cottington

Bamford, Francis
Longmans, Green and Co.
1946
Revisits a fictitious unsolved 18th century murder. Also of Sherlockian interest with a chapter titled 'The case of the crippled bridegroom'.
£8.00
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triumph of Caesar: a mystery of ancient Rome

The triumph of Caesar: a mystery of ancient Rome

Saylor, Steven
Constable
2008
Caesar's wife is convinced there is a plot to murder her husband. The tenth book in the Roma Sub Rosa series.
£6.00
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disappearance of Edwin Drood

The disappearance of Edwin Drood

Rowland, Peter
Constable
1991
Edwin Drood disappears after breaking off his engagement to Rosa Budd.
£8.00
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Enemies of the Empire

Enemies of the Empire

Rowe, Rosemary
Headline
2005
Libertus is drawn into a murky world of racketeering, treason, and murder in Roman Wales. The seventh book in the series.
£10.00
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trust betrayed

A trust betrayed

Robb, Candace
Heinemann
2000
A merchant is stabbed to death in Edinburgh, and his wife resolves to find his murderer. The first book in the Margaret Kerr series.
£8.00
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king's bishop: an Owen Archer mystery

The king's bishop: an Owen Archer mystery

Robb, Candace
Heinemann
1996
Two deaths take place at Windsor. The fourth book in the Owen Archer series.
£5
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gift of sanctuary: an Owen Archer mystery

A gift of sanctuary: an Owen Archer mystery

Robb, Candace
Heinemann
1998
The body of a man, stabbed to death, is left outside the gates of St David's. The sixth book in the Owen Archer series.
£6
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nun's tale: an Owen Archer mystery

The nun's tale: an Owen Archer mystery

Robb, Candace
Heinemann
1995
A nun claims that she has risen from the dead, a year after dying of the plague. The third book in the Owen Archer series.
£6
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Five for silver

Five for silver

Reed, Mary Mayer, Eric
Poisoned Pen Press
2004
The Lord Chancellor dreams that an old friend is murdered; and he is. The fifth book in the John the eunuch series.
£6.00
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Four for a boy

Four for a boy

Reed, Mary Mayer, Eric
Poisoned Pen Press
2003
A wealthy philanthropist is killed in broad daylight in ancient Constantinople. The fourth book in the John the eunuch series.
£6.00
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Six for gold

Six for gold

Reed, Mary Mayer, Eric
Poisoned Pen Press
2005
Why are sheep in a remote Egyptian village cutting their own throats? The sixth book in the John the eunuch series.
£6.00
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maiden bell

The maiden bell

Pilkington, John
Severn House
2005
One of Lambourn's churchwardens is found dead in the woods. The fifth book in the Thomas the Falconer series.
£10.00
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Muscovy chain

The Muscovy chain

Pilkington, John
Severn House
2007
A priceless jewelled pendant is stolen from a Russian ambassador in Petbury. The seventh book in the Thomas the Falconer series.
£10.00
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mapmaker's daughter

The mapmaker's daughter

Pilkington, John
Severn House
2004
The body of a labourer is found after a fire on one Sir Vicary's tenant farms. The fourth book in the Thomas the Falconer series.
£12.00
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heretic's apprentice : the fifteenth chronicle of Brother Cadfael

The heretic's apprentice : the fifteenth chronicle of Brother Cadfael

Peters, Ellis
Headline
1989
Cadfael comes to the aid of a young man accused of heresy. The sixteenth book in the series.
£5.00
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confession of Brother Haluin : the fifteenth chronicle of Brother Cadfael

The confession of Brother Haluin : the fifteenth chronicle of Brother Cadfael

Peters, Ellis
Headline
1988
A monk recovers after making an unfortunate deathbed confession. The fifteenth book in the Cadfael series.
£6.00
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hermit of Eyton forest : the fourteenth chronicle of Brother Cadfael

The hermit of Eyton forest : the fourteenth chronicle of Brother Cadfael

Peters, Ellis
Headline
1987
A corpse is found in Eyton Forest. The fourteenth book in the Cadfael series.
£6.00
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rose rent : the thirteenth chronicle of Brother Cadfael

The rose rent : the thirteenth chronicle of Brother Cadfael

Peters, Ellis
Macmillan
1986
The hand of a wealthy young widow is sought by a number of suitors, one of whom is willing to commit murder to achieve his ambition. The thirteenth book in the Cadfael series.
£6.00
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raven in the Foregate : the twelfth chronicle of Brother Cadfael

The raven in the Foregate : the twelfth chronicle of Brother Cadfael

Peters, Ellis
Macmillan
1986
An unpopular priest is found drowned in a mill-pool. The twelfth book in the Cadfael series.
£6.00
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pilgrim of hate : the tenth chronicle of Brother Cadfael

The pilgrim of hate : the tenth chronicle of Brother Cadfael

Peters, Ellis
Macmillan
1984
A knight has been murdered in Winchester. an event seemingly remote from a gathering of pilgrims in Shrewsbury. The tenth book in the Cadfael series.
£20.00
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heretic's apprentice

The heretic's apprentice

Peters, Ellis
Mysterious Press
1990
Cadfael comes to the aid of a young man accused of heresy. The sixteenth book in the series.
£6.00
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murders of Richard III

The murders of Richard III

Peters, Elizabeth
Piatkus
1989
A murder mystery weekend turns ugly.
£6.00
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Guardian of the horizon

Guardian of the horizon

Peters, Elizabeth
Constable
2004
Prince Tarek seeks the help of Amelia Peabody Emerson.
£10.00
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Long Spoon Lane

Long Spoon Lane

Perry, Anne
Headline
2005
Two bombs explode in an East London street. The twenty-fourth book in the series.
£8.00
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Christmas promise

A Christmas promise

Perry, Anne
Headline
2009
A young girl is drawn into the hunt for a missing donkey.
£5.00
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funeral in blue

A funeral in blue

Perry, Anne
Headline
2001
Monk travels to Runcorn to investigate the deaths of two women in an artist's studio. The twelfth book in the series.
£8.00
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Seven dials

Seven dials

Perry, Anne
Headline
2003
Pitt is called in by the Secret Service to investigate the murder of a young diplomat. The twenty-third book in the series.
£4.00
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Weighed in the balance

Weighed in the balance

Perry, Anne
Headline
1996
Monk comes to the aid of a German countess who is being tried for slander. The seventh book in the series.
£15.00
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Brunswick Gardens

Brunswick Gardens

Perry, Anne
Fawcett Columbine
1998
A pregnant woman falls down stairs to her death in the house of a prominent clergyman. The eighteenth book in the series.
£8.00
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Half Moon Street

Half Moon Street

Perry, Anne
Headline
2000
Pitt discovers a darker side to the new art of photography. The twentieth book in the series.
£6.00
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Bedford Square

Bedford Square

Perry, Anne
Headline
1999
A body is found on the steps of the house of General Balantyne, a friend of Pitt's wife. The nineteenth book in the series.
£10.00
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Farriers' Lane

Farriers' Lane

Perry, Anne
HarperCollinsPublishers
1994
A judge dies of opium poisoning in a theatre box. The thirteenth book in the Thomas Pitt series.
£15.00
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dangerous mourning

A dangerous mourning

Perry, Anne
Headline
1994
Monk investigates the stabbing of a Victorian baronet's daughter in her bed. The second book in the series.
£8.00
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Brunswick Gardens

Brunswick Gardens

Perry, Anne
HarperCollinsPublishers
1999
A pregnant woman falls down stairs to her death in the house of a prominent clergyman. The eighteenth book in the series.
£10.00
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twisted root

The twisted root

Perry, Anne
Headline
1999
Miriam Gardner disappears from her engagement party. The tenth book in the William Monk series.
£6.00
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Mingrelian conspiracy: a Mamur Zapt mystery

The Mingrelian conspiracy: a Mamur Zapt mystery

Pearce, Michael
HarperCollinsPublishers
1995
Cairo's cafe culture is threatened by gangs in the protection business. The ninth book in the Mamur Zapt series.
£10.00
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Dmitri and the milk drinkers

Dmitri and the milk drinkers

Pearce, Michael
HarperCollinsPublishers
1997
A Scottish-Russian lawyer is sent to trace a young woman who has been shipped off by mistake to Siberia. The first book in the series.
£12.00
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dead man in Naples

A dead man in Naples

Pearce, Michael
SohoConstable
2009
A British consular official is stabbed to death as he walks home after a bicycle race. The sixth book in the Seymour series.
£12.00
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cold touch of ice

A cold touch of ice

Pearce, Michael
HarperCollinsPublishers
2000
An Italian is killed in the back streets of Cairo, and guns are found in his warehouse. The thirteenth book in the Mamur Zapt series.
£8.00
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Deadly quarrel: an Anne Cartier mystery

Deadly quarrel: an Anne Cartier mystery

O'Brien, Charles
Severn House
2009
Anne Cartier learns that her rich young deaf friend, Janice Parker, has narrowly missed being murdered in London. The eighth book in the series.
£12.00
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False patriots

False patriots

O'Brien, Charles
Severn House
2010
A deaf school pupil is accused of killing a radical advocate of the poor in Paris. The ninth book in the Anne Cartier series.
£12.00
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Murder in the smokehouse

Murder in the smokehouse

Myers, Amy
Headline
1994
A body is found in a folly to which smokers are banished by Lady Tabor. The seventh book in the Auguste Didier series.
£10.00
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Murder in the queen's boudoir

Murder in the queen's boudoir

Myers, Amy
Severn House
2000
The ghost of Marie Antoinette is encouraged to appear at Petit Trianion, with murderous consequences. The eleventh book in the Auguste Didier series.
£8.00
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Fortune's slave

Fortune's slave

Morgan, Fidelis
HarperCollinsPublishers
2004
The Countess of Aniew is besieged by criminals who believe there is a treasure of unimaginable worth in her run-down abode.
£5.00
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last mystery of Edgar Allan Poe: the Troy dossier

The last mystery of Edgar Allan Poe: the Troy dossier

Meyers, Manny
J. B. Lippincott Company
1978
Poe is called in to help uncover the murderer of two society beauties in New York.
£8.00
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Nicholas feast

The Nicholas feast

McIntosh, Pat
Constable
2005
An actor is found dead in a Glasgow University coalhouse. The second book in the Gil Cunningham series.
£8.00
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harper's quine

The harper's quine

McIntosh, Pat
Constable
2004
The body of a runaway woman is found in the newly built Glasgow Cathedral. The first book in the Gil Cunningham series.
£10.00
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Bertie and the Tinman: from the detective memoirs of King Edward VII

Bertie and the Tinman: from the detective memoirs of King Edward VII

Lovesey, Peter
Bodley Head
1987
The Prince of Wales investigates the death of a famous jockey.
£4.00
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Canaletto and the case of Bonnie Prince Charlie

Canaletto and the case of Bonnie Prince Charlie

Laurence, Janet
Macmillan
2002
Canaletto is approached by William Pitt to spy on the Young Pretender, with murderous consequences. The third book in the Canaletto series.
£8.00
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Sticklepath strangler

The Sticklepath strangler

Jecks, Michael
Headline
2001
The body of young girl, who went missing six years ago, is discovered on the moors.
£10.00
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Crediton killings

The Crediton killings

Jecks, Michael
Headline
1997
A young girl is discovered in a chest, murdered, the first of the Crediton killings. Fourth of the mediaeval West Country mysteries.
£75.00
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exploits of Chevalier Dupin

The exploits of Chevalier Dupin

Harrison, Michael Queen, Ellery
Mycroft & Moran
1968
Includes an introduction by Ellery Queen briefly discussing Poe's influence on Doyle.
£15.00
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nightingale gallery : being the first of the sorrowful mysteries of Brother Athelstan

The nightingale gallery : being the first of the sorrowful mysteries of Brother Athelstan

Harding, Paul
Headline
1991
Sir Thomas Springall is murdered in his London mansion. The first book in the Brother Athelstan series.
£20.00
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bone-pedlar

The bone-pedlar

Hamilton, Sylvian
Orion
2000
Sir Richard Straccan is embroiled in treason, espionage and the kidnapping of his daughter.
£4.00
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masterly murder

A masterly murder

Gregory, Susan
Little, Brown and Company
2000
The new, and ruthless, Master of Michaelhouse is discovered dead.
£6.00
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deadly brew

A deadly brew

Gregory, Susan
Little, Brown and Company
1998
Three members of Cambridge University die from poisoned wine.
£12.00
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Hangman's noose

Hangman's noose

Green, Daniel D.
Arthur H. Stockwell, Limited
[1954]
An innocent man awaits the gallows in Cornwall.
£8.00
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Yard

The Yard

Grecian, Alex
Viking
2012
The body of a Yard detective is found in a suitcase a year after the last Ripper murder.
£6.00
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City of the horizon : the first volume in the Egyptian mysteries series

City of the horizon : the first volume in the Egyptian mysteries series

Gill, Anton
Bloomsbury
1991
Huy the scribe is asked to investigate a series of tomb robberies. The first book in the series.
£4.00
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Russian crucifix : a Victorian mystery

The Russian crucifix : a Victorian mystery

Freeborn, Richard
Macmillan
1987
A Russian woman is found dead on the Isle of Wight in 1860.
£4.00
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death maze

The death maze

Franklin, Ariana
Bantam Press
2008
Henry II's favourite mistress is poisoned by his jealous wife.
£10.00
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bitter chill

A bitter chill

Finnis, Jane
Poisoned Pen Press
2005
A guest dies at a Saturnalian feast in a Roman inn.
£10.00
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Aristotle and poetic justice : an Aristotle and Stephanos novel

Aristotle and poetic justice : an Aristotle and Stephanos novel

Doody, Margaret Anne
Century
2002
Anthia, the heiress of a prominent silver merchant is abducted. The second book in the Aristotle series.
£6.00
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Aristotle detective

Aristotle detective

Doody, Margaret Anne
Bodley Head
1978
A young Athenian seeks Aristotle's help when he witnesses a murder by one of his relatives.
£5.00
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queen of the night

The queen of the night

Doherty, Paul
Headline
2006
Veteran soldiers who served in Britain are barbarously murdered. The fourth book in the Ancient Rome series.
£6.00
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haunt of murder : the Clerk of Oxford's tale of mystery and murder as he goes on pilgrimage from London to Canterbury

A haunt of murder : the Clerk of Oxford's tale of mystery and murder as he goes on pilgrimage from London to Canterbury

Doherty, Paul
Headline
2002
The Clerk of Oxford's tale of mystery and murder on the pilgrimage to Canterbury. The sixth book in the Canterbury Tales series.
£5.00
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Corpse candle

Corpse candle

Doherty, Paul
Headline
2001
Abbot Stephen is found murdered in his chambers, with the doors and windows locked from the inside. The thirteenth book in the Hugh Corbett series.
£5.00
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hangman's hymn : the carpenter's tale of mystery and murder as he goes on pilgrimage from London to Canterbury

The hangman's hymn : the carpenter's tale of mystery and murder as he goes on pilgrimage from London to Canterbury

Doherty, Paul
Headline
2001
The Carpenter's tale of mystery and murder on the pilgrimage to Canterbury. The fifth book in the Canterbury Tales series.
£4.00
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Anubis slayings

The Anubis slayings

Doherty, Paul
Headline
2000
Two murders disrupt Hatusu's attempts to seal her victory over King Tushratta with a peace treaty. The second book in the Amerotke series.
£4.00
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demon archer

The demon archer

Doherty, Paul
Headline
1999
Lord Henry is brought down by an arrow but is little mourned. The eleventh book in the Hugh Corbett series.
£6.00
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Three hands in the fountain

Three hands in the fountain

Davis, Lindsey
Century
1997
Body parts have been turning up in the water systems of Rome and always during public festivals. The ninth book in the Falco series.
£9.00
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Last act in Palmyra

Last act in Palmyra

Davis, Lindsey
Century
1994
Falco is sent to the East on a mission by Vespasian's chief spy. The sixth book in the Falco series.
£12.00
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Murder on Good Friday

Murder on Good Friday

Conway, Sara
Cumberland House
2001
A young child is found murdered on Good Friday. The first book in the Lord Godwin series.
£8.00
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relic murders : being the sixth journal of Sir Roger Shallot concerning certain wicked conspiracies and horrible murders perpetrated in the reign of King Henry VIII

The relic murders : being the sixth journal of Sir Roger Shallot concerning certain wicked conspiracies and horrible murders perpetrated in the reign of King Henry VIII

Clynes, Michael
Headline
1996
Shallot is commissioned to steal the Orb of Charlemagne for Henry VIII. The sixth book in the Sir Roger Shallot series.
£40.00
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gallows murders : being the fifth journal of Sir Roger Shallot concerning certain wicked conspiracies and horrible murders perpetrated in the reign of King Henry VIII

The gallows murders : being the fifth journal of Sir Roger Shallot concerning certain wicked conspiracies and horrible murders perpetrated in the reign of King Henry VIII

Clynes, Michael
St. Martin's Press
1996
Henry VIII is receiving threatening letters from one of the princes murdered in the Tower. The fifth book in the Roger Shallot series.
£12.00
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Girl in a red tunic

Girl in a red tunic

Clare, Alys
Hodder & Stoughton
2005
Abbess Helewise's son returns after twenty years then disappears when a man is found hung from a tree. The eighth book in the Hawkenlye series.
£6.00
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dark night hidden

A dark night hidden

Clare, Alys
Hodder & Stoughton
2003
A sadistic priest is found murdered in a ditch. The sixth book in the Hawkenlye series.
£6.00
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tavern in the morning

The tavern in the morning

Clare, Alys
Hodder & Stoughton
2000
A traveller is poisoned in a Tonbridge inn. The third book in the Hawkenlye series.
£5.00
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Death at Sandringham House : Her Majesty investigates

Death at Sandringham House : Her Majesty investigates

Benison, C. C.
Macmillan
1997
A young girl is found dead in the local village disguised as the Queen. The second book in the Jane Bee series.
£8.00
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Death at Buckingham Palace : Her Majesty investigates

Death at Buckingham Palace : Her Majesty investigates

Benison, C. C.
Macmillan
1997
Robin Tukes, a Palace footman, attempts suicide and is then murdered. The first book in the Jane Bee series.
£8.00
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All roads lead to murder : a case from the notebooks of Pliny the Younger

All roads lead to murder : a case from the notebooks of Pliny the Younger

Bell, Albert A.
High Country Publishers, Ltd
2002
When a fellow traveller is butchered at an inn, Pliny the Younger takes charge. The first book in the Notebooks of Pliny the Younger series.
£6.00
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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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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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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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Return to Cottington

Return to Cottington

Bamford, Francis
Longmans, Green and Co.
1946
Revisits a fictitious unsolved 18th century murder. Also of Sherlockian interest with a chapter titled 'The case of the crippled bridegroom'.
£12.00
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He lover of death : the further adventures of Erast Fandorin

He lover of death : the further adventures of Erast Fandorin

Akunin, Boris
Weidenfeld & Nicolson
2010
Fandorin and Masa must unweave a web of narcotics, false identities and organised crime. The ninth in the Erast Fandorin series.
£20.00
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Pelagia and the black monk

Pelagia and the black monk

Akunin, Boris
Weidenfeld & Nicolson
2007
Sister Pelagia is sent to investigate a mysterious figure at the monastery of New Arafat. The second book in the Sister Pelagia series.
£5.00
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Pelagia and the white bulldog

Pelagia and the white bulldog

Akunin, Boris
Weidenfeld & Nicolson
2006
Sister Pelagia is summoned by the Bishop of Zavolzhsk to investigate the poisoning of a bulldog. The first book in the Sister Pelagia series.
£6.00
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Turkish gambit

Turkish gambit

Akunin, Boris
Weidenfeld & Nicolson
2004
Erast Fandorin is a reluctant detective when he flees to the Turko-Russian front to forget. The third book in the Erast Fandorin series.
£7.00
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Clerkenwell tales

The Clerkenwell tales

Ackroyd, Peter
Chatto & Windus
2003
A medieaval murder mystery involving a plot against Richard II.
£5.00
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