Item #2325076 101 Years' Entertainment The Great Detective Stories 1841-1941 (Modern Library G69). Edited and, an Introduction, Edited, Ellery Queen, Edgar Allan Poe, Nicholas Carter, Arthur Morrison, M. P. Shiel, Baroness Orczy, Jacques Furtrelle, Robert Barr, Maurice Leblanc, R. Austin Freeman, Gilbert K. Chesterton, Samuel Hopkins, Melville Davison Post, E. C. Bentley, Frank Froest, George Dilnot, H. C. Bailey, Agatha Christie, H. G. D., M. I. Cole, Dorothy L. Sayers, Anthony Wynne, Ronald A. Knox, Anthony Berkeley, Margery Allingham, Lord Dunsany, Dashiell Hammett, T. S. Stirbling, Carter Dickson, Edgar Jepson, Robert Eustace, Viola Brothers Shore, Mignon Eberhart, Mary Roberts Rinehart, Octavus Roy Cohen, E. W. Hornung, Frank Irving Anderson, Edgar Wallace, Leslie Charteris, A. E. W. Mason, Richard Connell, Vincent Starrett, Irwin S. Cobb, Thomas Burke, F. Tennyson Jesse, Hugh Walpole, Pearl S. Buck, Ben Ray Redman.

101 Years' Entertainment The Great Detective Stories 1841-1941 (Modern Library G69)

New York: The Modern Library, 1946. First Thus. Hard Cover. Very Good / Good. Item #2325076

1946 first thus, Toledano G069.1, binding/jacket style G5/Gd, $1.95 jacket price, list of 316 titles on verso, blank endpapers. Very good in good jacket. Stain along about 4 inches of jacket base, jacket edges rubbed with a few small chips and tears.

xviii, 995 pp. Edited and with an introduction by Ellery Queen. CONTENTS: The Purloined Letter; The Mystery of Mrs. Dickinson; The Lenton Croft Roberies; The S.S.; The Dublin Mystery; The Problem of Cell 13; The Absent-Minded Coterie; The Red Silk Scarf; The Puzzle Lock; The Secret Garden; The Man Who Spoke Latin; The Doomdorf Mystery; The Sweet Shot; The Tragedy at Brookbend Cottage; The Pink Edge; The Long Dinner; A Chess Problem; The Owl at the Window; A Matter of Taste; The Cyprian Bees; Solved by Inspection; The Avenging Chance; The Border-Line Case; The Two Bottles of Relish; A Man Called Space; The Resurrection of Chin Lee; The Mad Tea Party; The Crime in Nobody's Room; The Tea Leaf; The Mackenzie Case; Introducing Susan Dare; The Treasure Hunt; The Disappearance of Mrs. Leigh Gordon; The Mystery of the Missing Wash; The Criminologists' Club; Arsene Lupin in Prison; Blind Man's Buff; The Stolen Romney; Paris Adventure; The Clock; The Most Dangerous Game: The Eleventh Juror; Philomel Cottage; Faith, Hope and Charity; The Hands of Mr. Ottermole; Treasure Trove; Suspicion; The Silver Mask; Ransom; The Perfect Crime.

Price: $65.00