Masterpieces of Mystery and Suspense

1988 (Copyright)

Main Details
Credits
Compiled by Martin H. Greenberg
Publisher Doubleday Book & Music Clubs, Inc.
Copyright Holder Doubleday Book & Music Clubs, Inc.
Cover Art by Edward Gorey
Contributing Writer Arthur Conan Doyle
Contributing Writer G. K. Chesterton
Contributing Writer Agatha Christie
Contributing Writer Dorothy L. Sayers
Contributing Writer Dame Ngaio Marsh*
Contributing Writer Rex Stout
Contributing Writer Ross Macdonald
Contributing Writer Ellery Queen
Contributing Writer Ruth Rendell
Contributing Writer Dick Francis
Contributing Writer P. D. James
Contributing Writer Robert Barnard
Contributing Writer Julian Symons
Contributing Writer John D. MacDonald
Contributing Writer Erle Stanley Gardner
Contributing Writer Eric Ambler
Contributing Writer John Dickson Carr
Contributing Writer Michael Gilbert
Contributing Writer Frederick Forsyth
Contributing Writer Charlotte Armstrong
Contributing Writer Cornell Woolrich
Contributing Writer Ray Bradbury
Contributing Writer Stephen King
Contributing Writer Stanley Ellin
Contributing Writer Robert Bloch
Contributing Writer Simon Brett
Contributing Writer Edward D. Hoch
Contributing Writer Sue Grafton
Contributing Writer Linda Barnes
Contributing Writer Donald E. Westlake
Contributing Writer Ursula Curtiss
Contributing Writer Antonia Fraser
Contributing Writer Mark Twain
Contributing Writer Isaac Asimov
Contributing Writer Reginald Hill
Contributing Writer Patricia Moyes
Contributing Writer Bill Pronzini
Contributing Writer Nedra Tyre
Contributing Writer Lillian de la Torre
Contributing Writer Lawrence Block
Series Nero Wolfe
Series Sherlock Holmes
Series Hercule Poirot
Series Black Widowers
Works
Date
Copyright 1988
Identifying Codes
Other 11389
Format Hardback
Publication Location Garden City, NY
Genre
Page Count / Font 651 pages
Language English
Chapters Introduction

LEGENDARY SLEUTHS
The Copper Beeches - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
The Blue Cross - G. K. Chesterton
The Submarine Plans - Agatha Christie
The Necklace of Pearls - Dorothy L. Sayers
Death on the Air - Dame Ngaio Marsh
Help Wanted, Male - Rex Stout
Midnight Blue - Ross Macdonald
Abraham Lincoln's Clue - Ellery Queen

MASTERS OF THE MYSTERY
The Fever Tree - Ruth Rendell
Twenty-one Good Men and True - Dick Francis
The Victim - P. D. James
Little Terror - Robert Barnard
The Dream Is Better - Julian Symons
The Homesick Buick - John D. MacDonald
Danger Out of the Past - Erle Stanley Gardner
The Case of the Emerald Sky - Eric Ambler
Strictly Diplomatic - John Dickson Carr
The African Tree-Beavers - Michael Gilbert

MASTERS OF SUSPENSE
There Are No Snakes in Ireland - Frederick Forsyth
The Splintered Monday - Charlotte Armstrong
The Dancing Detective - Cornell Woolrich
And So Died Riabouchinska - Ray Bradbury
Quitters, Inc. - Stephen King
The Nine-to-Five Man - Stanley Ellin
The Man Who Collected Poe - Robert Bloch

MASTERWORKS OF CRIME AND DETECTION
The Nuggy Bar - Simon Brett
The Theft of the Four of Spades - Edward D. Hoch
The Parker Shotgun - Sue Grafton
Lucky Penny - Linda Barnes
Never Shake a Family Tree - Donald E. Westlake
The Marked Man - Ursula Curtiss
Have a Nice Death - Antonia Fraser
The Stolen White Elephant - Mark Twain
The Cross of Lorraine - Isaac Asimov
The Worst Crime Known to Man - Reginald Hill
The Honest Blackmailer - Patricia Moyes
Cat's-Paw - Bill Pronzini
A Nice Place to Stay - Nedra Tyre
Milady Bigamy - Lillian de la Torre
One Thousand Dollars a Word - Lawrence Block
Notes Book Club Edition

Printed in the United States of America

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