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The Resource Murderous schemes : an anthology of classic detective stories, edited by Donald E. Westlake ; consulting editor, J. Madison Davis

Murderous schemes : an anthology of classic detective stories, edited by Donald E. Westlake ; consulting editor, J. Madison Davis

Label
Murderous schemes : an anthology of classic detective stories
Title
Murderous schemes
Title remainder
an anthology of classic detective stories
Statement of responsibility
edited by Donald E. Westlake ; consulting editor, J. Madison Davis
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.087208
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR1309.D4
LC item number
M876 1996
Literary form
fiction
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Westlake, Donald E
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  • Detective and mystery stories, American
  • Detective and mystery stories, English
Label
Murderous schemes : an anthology of classic detective stories, edited by Donald E. Westlake ; consulting editor, J. Madison Davis
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • The shadow of the goat / John Dickson Carr -- What, no butler / Damon Runyon -- The leopard locked room / Edward D. Hoch -- The man who read John Dickson Carr / William Brittain -- The secret garden / G.K. Chesterton -- The necklace of pearls / Dorothy L. Sayers -- They can only hang you once / Dashiell Hammett -- Busted blossoms / Stuart M. Kaminsky -- A costume piece / E.W. Hornung -- The impossible theft / John F. Suter -- Don't know much about art / Simon Brett -- The ultimate caper / Donald E. Westlake -- The mysterious death on the underground railway / Baroness Emmuska Orczy -- The blue geranium / Agatha Christie -- The adventure of Abraham Lincoln's clue / Ellery Queen -- The affair of the twisted scarf / Rex Stout
  • The landlady / Roald Dahl -- The orderly world of Mr. Appleby / Stanley Ellin -- Bless this house / Christianna Brand -- Someday I'll plant more walnlut trees / Lawrence Block -- Thou art the man / Edgar Allan Poe -- The adventure of the dying detective / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle -- The master of mystery / Jack London -- The fat man / Isak Dinesen -- Midnight in Beauchamp Row / Anna Katharine Green -- I'll be waiting / Raymond Chandler -- The possibility of evil / Shirley Jackson -- The secret lover / Peter Lovesey -- A jury of her peers / Susan Glaspell -- The hands of Mr. Ottermole / Thomas Burke -- Tang / Chester Himes -- Little apple hard to peel / Fredric Brown
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
vi, 519 p.
Isbn
9780195103212
Lccn
96019121
System control number
(Sirsi) AEI-1838
Label
Murderous schemes : an anthology of classic detective stories, edited by Donald E. Westlake ; consulting editor, J. Madison Davis
Publication
Contents
  • The shadow of the goat / John Dickson Carr -- What, no butler / Damon Runyon -- The leopard locked room / Edward D. Hoch -- The man who read John Dickson Carr / William Brittain -- The secret garden / G.K. Chesterton -- The necklace of pearls / Dorothy L. Sayers -- They can only hang you once / Dashiell Hammett -- Busted blossoms / Stuart M. Kaminsky -- A costume piece / E.W. Hornung -- The impossible theft / John F. Suter -- Don't know much about art / Simon Brett -- The ultimate caper / Donald E. Westlake -- The mysterious death on the underground railway / Baroness Emmuska Orczy -- The blue geranium / Agatha Christie -- The adventure of Abraham Lincoln's clue / Ellery Queen -- The affair of the twisted scarf / Rex Stout
  • The landlady / Roald Dahl -- The orderly world of Mr. Appleby / Stanley Ellin -- Bless this house / Christianna Brand -- Someday I'll plant more walnlut trees / Lawrence Block -- Thou art the man / Edgar Allan Poe -- The adventure of the dying detective / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle -- The master of mystery / Jack London -- The fat man / Isak Dinesen -- Midnight in Beauchamp Row / Anna Katharine Green -- I'll be waiting / Raymond Chandler -- The possibility of evil / Shirley Jackson -- The secret lover / Peter Lovesey -- A jury of her peers / Susan Glaspell -- The hands of Mr. Ottermole / Thomas Burke -- Tang / Chester Himes -- Little apple hard to peel / Fredric Brown
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
vi, 519 p.
Isbn
9780195103212
Lccn
96019121
System control number
(Sirsi) AEI-1838

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