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Tales of mystery and imagination

Tales of mystery and imagination

Poe, Edgar Allan
Collins
[1910s]
A collection of short stories.
£5.00
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Dashiell Hammett story omnibus

The Dashiell Hammett story omnibus

Hammett, Dashiell Hellman, Lillian
Cassell
1966
An anthology of short stories.
£8.00
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Condensed novels : new burlesques

Condensed novels : new burlesques

Harte, Bret
Chatto & Windus
1902
A collection of parodies including the Sherlockian 'The stolen cigar case'.
£10.00
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Observations by Mr. Dooley

Observations by Mr. Dooley

Dunne, Finley Peter
William Heinemann
1903
A collection of humorous writings including the Holmesian parody 'Sherlock Holmes'.
£12.00
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Observations by Mr. Dooley

Observations by Mr. Dooley

Dunne, Finley Peter
William Heinemann
1903
A collection of humorous writings including the Holmesian parody 'Sherlock Holmes'.
£12.00
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strange case of Mrs Hudson's cat, and other science mysteries solved by Sherlock Holmes

The strange case of Mrs Hudson's cat, and other science mysteries solved by Sherlock Holmes

Bruce, Colin
Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, Inc.
1997
Holmes unravels the puzzles and paradoxes of physics in order to solve twelve new adventures.
£20.00
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Short stories

Short stories

Bramah, Ernest
George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.
1929
A collection of short stories including a number featuring Max Carrados.
£6.00
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Lost diaries

Lost diaries

Baring, Maurice
Duckworth
1927
A collection of parodies including 'From the diary of Sherlock Holmes'.
£8.00
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Earthman's burden

Earthman's burden

Anderson, Poul Dickson, Gordon G.
Avon
1979
A collection of short stories featuring the Hokas, a race of teddy-bear-like aliens, which includes 'The adventure of the mis-placed hound'.
£6.00
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evidence of the sword, and other mysteries

The evidence of the sword, and other mysteries

Sabatini, Rafael Knight, Jesse F.
Crippen & Landru Publishers
2006
A collection of thirteen short stories and two novelettes.
£25.00
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Men Only

Men Only

C. Arthur Pearson, Ltd., 1951.

Volume 47, May, Number 185

Features cover art of Holmes, supported by a short article by John May (p.88)

£12.00
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Ad lib Short Story Magazine

Ad lib Short Story Magazine

Bookworms, 1988.

Number 3

Contains 'The adventure of the aluminium crutch' by Clive Kenneth Brooks.

£6.00
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Ad lib Short Story Magazine

Ad lib Short Story Magazine

Bookworms, 1988.

Number 4

Contains 'The case of the red leech' by Clive Kenneth Brooks.

£4.00
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Ad lib Short Story Magazine

Ad lib Short Story Magazine

Bookworms, 1989.

Number 5

Contains 'The case of the canary trainer' by Clive Kenneth Brooks.

£4.00
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Phil May's Winter Annual

Phil May's Winter Annual

Neville Beeman Limited, 1896.

Number

£20.00
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Strand Magazine

The Strand Magazine

George Newnes, Ltd., 1912.

Volume 44, November, Number 263

Contains 'The lost world, chapters XV - XVI' by Conan Doyle.

£25.00
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Strand Magazine

The Strand Magazine

George Newnes, Ltd., 1912.

Volume 44, December, Number 264

Contains 'The fall of Lord Barrymore' by Conan Doyle, and 'Rallying round Old George' by P. G. Wodehouse and H. W. Westbrook.

£30.00
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Strand Magazine

The Strand Magazine

George Newnes, Ltd., 1914.

Volume 47, April, Number 280

Contains 'A man of means - I' by C. H. Bovill and P. G. Wodehouse.

£30.00
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Strand Magazine

The Strand Magazine

George Newnes, Ltd., 1914.

Volume 47, June, Number 282

Contains 'A man of means - III' by C. H. Bovill and P. G. Wodehouse.

£30.00
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Strand Magazine

The Strand Magazine

George Newnes, Ltd., 1914.

Volume 48, July, Number 283

Contains 'Danger' by Arthur Conan Doyle, 'A man of means - IV' by C. H. Bovill and P. G. Wodehouse.

£40.00
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Strand Magazine

The Strand Magazine

George Newnes, Limited, 1946.

Volume 61, June, Number 666

Contains 'Evidence for Sherlock Holmes' by Eille Norwood.

£6.00
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Strand Magazine

The Strand Magazine

George Newnes, Ltd., 1902.

Volume 24, August, Number 140

Contains 'How Brigadier Gerard lost his ear' by Conan Doyle.

£30.00
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Strand Magazine

The Strand Magazine

George Newnes, Ltd., 1937.

Volume 92, February, Number 554

Contains 'The mystery tour', by Sapper and 'The dot-and-carry case' by Valentine Williams.

£20.00
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Strand Magazine

The Strand Magazine

George Newnes, Ltd., 1935.

Volume 89, October, Number 538

Contains 'Double wedding' by Gilbert Frankau.

£20.00
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Strand Magazine

The Strand Magazine

George Newnes, Ltd., 1935.

Volume 89, May, Number 533

Contains 'Trouble down at Tudsleigh' by P. G. Wodehouse.

£25.00
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Strand Magazine

The Strand Magazine

George Newnes, Ltd., 1935.

Volume 89, March, Number 531

Contains 'Joy ride' by John Hastings Turner.

£15.00
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Strand Magazine

The Strand Magazine

George Newnes, Ltd., 1929.

Volume 77, May, Number 461

Contains 'The Lord of the dark face, part II' by Conan Doyle and The story of Cedric' by P. G. Wodehouse.

£10.00
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Strand Magazine

The Strand Magazine

George Newnes, Ltd., 1929.

Volume 77, February, Number 458

Contains 'Unpleasantness at Bludleigh Court' by P. G. Wodehouse.

£10.00
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Strand Magazine

The Strand Magazine

George Newnes, Ltd., 1936.

Volume 91, July, Number 517

Contains 'Cocktails at six' by Margery Sharp.

£10.00
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Strand Magazine

The Strand Magazine

George Newnes, Ltd., 1924.

Volume 67, April, Number 400

Contains 'Memories and adventures, part VII' by Conan Doyle and 'The heart of a goof' by P. G. Wodehouse.

£20.00
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Strand Magazine

The Strand Magazine

George Newnes, Ltd., 1938.

Volume 94, February, Number 566

Contains the first appearance of 'The dream' by Agatha Christie and 'Trent and the mystery of the unknown peer' by E. C. Bentley.

£40.00
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Strand Magazine

The Strand Magazine

George Newnes, Ltd., 1900.

Volume 19, April, Number 112

Contains 'Between two fires' by Victor L. Whitechurch

£20.00
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Strand Magazine

The Strand Magazine

George Newnes, Ltd., 1899.

Volume 18, November, Number 107

Contains 'The Croxley Master, part II' by Conan Doyle.

£40.00
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Strand Magazine

The Strand Magazine

George Newnes, Ltd., 1899.

Volume 17, May, Number 101

Contains 'The story of the brown hand' by Conan Doyle.

£40.00
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Strand Magazine

The Strand Magazine

George Newnes, Ltd., 1897.

Volume 14, December, Number 84

Contains 'The tragedy of the Korosko, chapter X' by Conan Doyle.

£35.00
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Strand Magazine

The Strand Magazine

George Newnes, Ltd., 1937.

Volume 94, November, Number 563

Contains 'Wheels within wheels' by Sapper and 'Maitre d'Hôtel' by Margery Sharp.

£15.00
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Strand Magazine

The Strand Magazine

George Newnes, Ltd., 1939.

Volume 96, February, Number 578

Contains 'The shadow secretary' by Barry Perowne, 'The Maidenlaw mystery' by Roland Pertwee, and 'The hiding place' by Carter Dickson.

£25.00
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Strand Magazine

The Strand Magazine

George Newnes, Ltd., 1924.

Volume 67, May, Number 401

Contains 'Memories and adventures, part VII' by Conan Doyle and 'Chester forgets himself' by P. G. Wodehouse.

£30.00
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Argosy (UK)

Argosy (UK)

Amalgamated Press Ltd., 1956.

Volume 17, August, Number 8

Contains 'I'll never forget' by John P. Marquand, and 'Sound of thunder' by Ray Bradbury.

£5.00
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Argosy (UK)

Argosy (UK)

Amalgamated Press Ltd., 1956.

Volume 17, July, Number 7

Contains 'Three is a lucky number' by Margery Allingham, and 'Be shot for sixpence' by Michael Gilbert.

£3.00
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Argosy (UK)

Argosy (UK)

Amalgamated Press Ltd., 1956.

Volume 17, June, Number 6

Contains 'The hot run' by Michael Foster, and 'Be shot for sixpence' by Michael Gilbert.

£5.00
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Argosy (UK)

Argosy (UK)

Amalgamated Press Ltd., 1956.

Volume 17, May, Number 5

Contains 'The revenge of Big Michael' by Brian Cleeve, and 'Be shot for sixpence' by Michael Gilbert.

£3.00
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Argosy (UK)

Argosy (UK)

Amalgamated Press Ltd., 1956.

Volume 17, April, Number 4

Contains 'Chance of a lifetime' by Ray Bradbury, and 'Be shot for sixpence' by Michael Gilbert.

£3.00
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Argosy (UK)

Argosy (UK)

Amalgamated Press Ltd., 1956.

Volume 17, March, Number 3

Contains 'Next to last bullet' by Mark Derby, and 'Painted death' by Winifred Wolfe.

£3.00
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Argosy (UK)

Argosy (UK)

Amalgamated Press Ltd., 1956.

Volume 17, February, Number 2

Contains 'Dead reckoning' by Michael Gilbert, and 'Deep range' by Arthur C. Clarke.

£3.00
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Argosy (UK)

Argosy (UK)

Amalgamated Press Ltd., 1956.

Volume 17, January, Number 1

Contains 'The mountain without a name' by Robert Sheckley, and 'The street where the heart lies' by Ludwig Bemelmans.

£3.00
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Argosy (UK)

Argosy (UK)

Amalgamated Press Ltd., 1954.

Volume 15, September, Number 9

Contains 'Tangier revenge' by John Kruse, and 'Margin of Terror' by William McGivern.

£3.00
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Argosy (UK)

Argosy (UK)

Amalgamated Press Ltd., 1955.

Volume 16, June, Number 6

Contains 'Circle of panic' by John Salt, and 'Lime -vanilla ice' by Ray Bradbury.

£3.00
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Argosy (UK)

Argosy (UK)

Amalgamated Press Ltd., 1955.

Volume 16, August, Number 8

Contains 'The rain dripped death' by Mignon E. Eberhart, and 'Strawberry window' by Ray Bradbury.

£4.00
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Argosy (UK)

Argosy (UK)

Amalgamated Press Ltd., 1955.

Volume 16, September, Number 9

Contains 'The chrysalids' by John Wyndham, and 'Queer fish' by Kem Bennett.

£3.00
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Argosy (UK)

Argosy (UK)

Amalgamated Press Ltd., 1955.

Volume 16, November, Number 11

Contains 'Some day I'll find you' by Mark Derby, and 'Chinese triangle' by Victor Canning.

£3.00
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Argosy (UK)

Argosy (UK)

Amalgamated Press Ltd., 1955.

Volume 16, December, Number 12

Contains 'Cook wanted' by Victor Canning, and 'Baghdad bus' by Christopher Landon.

£3.00
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Sherlock Holmes

Sherlock Holmes

Eternity Comics, 1989.

February, Number 8

Contains a graphic adaptation of part of 'A scandal in Bohemia' and a pastiche.

£4.00
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Adventure of the Copper Beeches

The Adventure of the Copper Beeches

Tome Press, 1992.

Number 1

A graphic adaptation of 'The adventure of the Copper Beeches'.

£6.00
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Argosy (UK)

Argosy (UK)

Fleetway Publications Ltd., 1961.

Volume 22, June, Number 6

Contains 'Near miss, by Henry Cecil, and 'Carnation pattern' by Victor Canning.

£4.00
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Short Stories

Short Stories

Short Stories, Inc., 1949.

Volume 210, October, Number 1954

Contains 'Ride 'em Mohawk' by William L. Rhode, and 'Murder under the Morne' by G. S. Mitchell.

£20.00
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Short Stories

Short Stories

Short Stories, Inc., 1942.

Volume 181, December 10, Number 887

Contains 'Blood-red cash of Kublai Khan' by Walter Brown, and 'A matter of protocol' by Seabury Quinn.

£30.00
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Short Stories

Short Stories

Short Stories, Inc., 1939.

Volume 168, July 25, Number 806

Contains 'Invitation to danger' by Gordon Young, and 'No shots fired' by Alfred Batson.

£20.00
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Suspense

Suspense

Fleetway Publications Ltd., 1960.

Volume 3, November, Number 11

Contains 'Element of doubt' by Bernard Newman, and 'The kingdom of death' by Hugh Pentecost.

£10.00
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Suspense

Suspense

Fleetway Publications Ltd., 1960.

Volume 3, July, Number 7

Contains 'Angel on my foot' by Manning Coles, and 'The ghost of Champagne Charlie' by Hugh Pentecost.

£6.00
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Suspense

Suspense

Fleetway Publications Ltd., 1960.

Volume 3, June, Number 6

Contains 'Out of luck' by Manning Coles, and 'Escape to disaster' by Erle Stanley Gardner.

£10.00
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Suspense

Suspense

Fleetway Publications Ltd., 1960.

Volume 3, May, Number 5

Contains 'The incautious burglar' by John Dickson Carr, and 'Hit and run' by Joan Aiken.

£6.00
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Suspense

Suspense

Fleetway Publications Ltd., 1961.

Volume 4, April, Number 4

Contains 'Not so sudden death' by Henry Slesar, and 'Light of vengeance' by Victor Francis.

£8.00
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Suspense

Suspense

Fleetway Publications Ltd., 1960.

Volume 3, March, Number 3

Contains 'The accident'by Agatha Christie, and 'The house in Turk Street' by Dashiell Hammett.

£8.00
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Lilliput

Lilliput

Hulton Press, Ltd., 1952.

Volume 32, December - January, Number 187

Contains 'Mr. Cork's secret' by Macdonald Hastings, and 'Winkie Taylor and the three Graces', by A. Wakefield Horner.

£10.00
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Five-Novels Magazine

Five-Novels Magazine

Dell Publishing Co., Inc., 1947.

Volume 65, May-June, Number 14

Contains 'Evil of Ceylon, by Cornelius Morgan, and 'Claim of the dragon claws' by Curtiss T. Gardner.

£20.00
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Five-Novels Magazine

Five-Novels Magazine

Dell Publishing Co., Inc., 1947.

Volume 65, March-April, Number 13

Contains 'Death draws a bow' by Wilbur S. Peacock.

£10.00
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Five-Novels Monthly

Five-Novels Monthly

Dell Publishing Co., Inc., 1943.

Volume 62, March, Number 3

Contains 'Fingers of fear' by Stewart Sterling.

£5.00
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Five-Novels Monthly

Five-Novels Monthly

Dell Publishing Co., Inc., 1942.

Volume 59, April, Number 1

Contains 'Diamonds on parade' by William Rough.

£10.00
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Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine

Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine

Davis Publications, Inc., 1968.

Volume 52, August, Number 297

Contains 'The Gemminy crickets case' by Christianna Brand, and 'The man who read Sir Arthur Conan Doyle' by William Brittain.

£5.00
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Blue Book Magazine

The Blue Book Magazine

McCall Corporation, 1940.

Volume 70, January, Number 8

Contains 'The dance of death' by Thomas W. Duncan, and 'Story coming up' by Richard Howells Watkins.

£5.00
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Blue Book Magazine

The Blue Book Magazine

McCall Corporation, 1940.

Volume 71, October, Number 6

Contains 'The murder of the sea lioness' by Thomas Duncan.

£30.00
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Blue Book Magazine

The Blue Book Magazine

McCall Corporation, 1940.

Volume 71, July, Number 3

Contains 'Death on the doorstep' by Gordon Keyne.

£30.00
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Blue Book Magazine

The Blue Book Magazine

McCall Corporation, 1939.

Volume 69, May, Number 1

Contains 'The murder of Hester McCaw' by Thomas Duncan, and 'One way road' by Karl Detzer.

£30.00
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Blue Book Magazine

The Blue Book Magazine

McCall Corporation, 1939.

Volume 69, June, Number 2

Contains 'Man bites dog' by Ellery Queen, and 'The siren sounds' by Robert Mill.

£5.00
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Argosy (UK)

Argosy (UK)

Amalgamated Press Ltd., 1953.

Volume 14, October, Number 10

Contains 'Female of the species' by John Wyndham, and 'Scent of summer' by Ray Bradbury.

£6.00
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Argosy (UK)

Argosy (UK)

Amalgamated Press Ltd., 1952.

Volume 13, September, Number 9

Contains 'One quiet evening' by Susan Seavy, and 'H.M.S. Marlborough will enter harbour - Last part' by Nicholas Monsarrat.

£8.00
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Argosy (UK)

Argosy (UK)

Amalgamated Press Ltd., 1951.

Volume 12, October, Number 10

Contains 'The enemy' by Charlotte Armstrong, and 'Pumpernickel' by Ray Bradbury.

£6.00
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Argosy (UK)

Argosy (UK)

Amalgamated Press Ltd., 1951.

Volume 12, September, Number 9

Contains 'The needle's eye' by Ellery Queen, and 'A story about love' by Ray Bradbury.

£5.00
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Argosy (UK)

Argosy (UK)

Amalgamated Press Ltd., 1951.

Volume 12, July, Number 7

Contains 'The fine Italian hand' by Thomas Flanagan, and 'A time to kill - Part 1' by Geoffrey Household.

£8.00
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Argosy (UK)

Argosy (UK)

Amalgamated Press Ltd., 1951.

Volume 12, June, Number 6

Contains 'The man who stood in the way' by Dashiell Hammettt, and 'Post-mortem murder' by Sinclair Lewis.

£8.00
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Argosy

Argosy

Frank A. Munsey Company, 1938.

Volume 282, June 11, Number 3

Contains 'Give a dog' Garnett Radcliffe, and 'Unsentimental journey' by William Corcoran.

£10.00
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Argosy

Argosy

Frank A. Munsey Company, 1936.

Volume 267, September 12, Number 2

Contains 'Transpacific plunder' by Frederick C. Painton, and ' Getaway money' by Charles T. Jackson.

£18.00
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Argosy

Argosy

Frank A. Munsey Company, 1936.

Volume 263, March 21, Number 1

Contains 'Mr. Hazeltine, murderer - Part 1' by George F. Worts, and Death rides the wind - Part 3' by Eustace L. Adams'.

£12.00
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Argosy

Argosy

Frank A. Munsey Company, 1936.

Volume 261, January 11, Number 3

Contains 'Once, for a thousand - Part 1' by Bordon Chase, and 'Slated to die' by Erle Stanley Gardner.

£15.00
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Argosy

Argosy

Frank A. Munsey Company, 1935.

Volume 259, October 19, Number 3

Contains 'Eagle's eye' by Allan Vaughan Elston, and 'John Brown's buddy' by William Edward Hayes.

£18.00
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Argosy

Argosy

Frank A. Munsey Company, 1935.

Volume 257, August 17, Number 6

Contains 'Riley Dillon, masquerader - Part 6' by H. Bedford-Jones, and 'Motor circus murder' by John Wilstach.

£15.00
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Argosy

Argosy

Frank A. Munsey Company, 1935.

Volume 255, May 4, Number 3

Contains 'Murder in some degree - Part 1' by George F. Worts, and 'The phony alarm' by Richard Howells Watkins.

£15.00
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Argosy

Argosy

Frank A. Munsey Company, 1934.

Volume 252, December 22, Number 2

Contains 'Masquerade - Part 1' by Fred MacIsaac, and 'Identification' by James B. Hendryx.

£15.00
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Argosy

Argosy

Frank A. Munsey Company, 1935.

Volume 254, April 13, Number 6

Contains 'Alcatraz bound' by Eustace L. Adams, and 'Imperial shadows' by Ared White.

£15.00
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Argosy

Argosy

Frank A. Munsey Company, 1934.

Volume 250, October 27, Number 6

Contains 'The mystery of the five bald men - Part 1' by George F. Worts, and 'Circus runaway' by George Wilstach

£5.00
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Argosy

Argosy

Frank A. Munsey Company, 1933.

Volume 240, August 5, Number 3

Contains 'Wolves of Monte Carlo' by Hulbert Footner, and 'Night birds' by Erle Stanley Gardner'.

£10.00
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