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Title The Oxford book of English detective stories / edited by Patricia Craig
Published Oxford [England] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1992

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Description xxi, 554 pages ; 20 cm
Contents Introduction -- Stir outside the Cafe Royal / Clarence Rook -- Silver Blaze / Arthur Conan Doyle -- Mysterious visitor / R. Austin Freeman -- Case of Laker, absconded / Arthur Morrison -- Oracle of the dog / G.K. Chesterton -- Genuine tabard / E.C. Bentley -- Dead leaves / H.C. Bailey -- Mystery of the sleeping-car express / Freeman Wills Crofts -- Purple line / John Rhode -- Solved by inspection / Ronald Knox -- Henpecked murderer / Roy Vickers -- Superintendent Wilson's holiday / G.D.H. Cole and M. Cole -- Witness for the prosecution / Agatha Christie -- Avenging chance / Anthony Berkeley -- Murder at Pentecost / Dorothy L. Sayers -- Death on the air / Ngaio Marsh -- Miss Burnside's dilemma / Cyril Hare -- Daisy Bell / Gladys Mitchell -- Three is a lucky number / Margery Allingham -- Assassins' club / Nicholas Blake -- House in Goblin Wood / Carter Dickson -- Furies / Michael Innes -- Hornets' nest / Christianna Brand -- Murderer / Julian Symons -- Killing of Michael Finnegan / Michael Gilbert -- Murder at St Oswald's / Michael Underwood -- Great Aunt Allie's flypapers / P.D. James -- Baker dies / Edmund Crispin and Geoffrey Bush -- Dangerous thing / H.R.F. Keating -- Thornapple / Ruth Rendell -- Oxford way of death / Robert Barnard -- Bring back the cat! / Reginald Hill -- How's your mother? / Simon Brett
Analysis English fiction Detective stories
Notes "First issued as an Oxford University Press paperback 1992"--T.p. verso
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Detective and mystery stories, English.
Genre/Form Detective and mystery fiction.
Fiction.
Author Craig, Patricia.
LC no. 91043383
ISBN 0192829688 paperback
0192803751 paperback
Other Titles English detective stories
English detective stories