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The dead witness : a connoisseur's collection of Victorian detective stories, edited by Michael Sims

Label
The dead witness : a connoisseur's collection of Victorian detective stories
Title
The dead witness
Title remainder
a connoisseur's collection of Victorian detective stories
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael Sims
Title variation
  • Connoisseur's collection of Victorian detective stories
  • Victorian detective stories
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A scintillating new collection of the best Victorian detective stories--as suspenseful and entertaining as anything written today!"--P. [4] of cover
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.08720808
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR1309.D4
LC item number
D35 2012
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sims, Michael
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  • Detective and mystery stories, English
  • English fiction
  • Detective and mystery stories, American
  • American fiction
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Short stories
Label
The dead witness : a connoisseur's collection of Victorian detective stories, edited by Michael Sims
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction: Prophets looking backward / by Michael Sims -- The secret cell / by William E. Burton -- The murders in the Rue Morgue / by Edgar Allan Poe -- On duty with Inspector Field / by Charles Dickens -- The diary of Anne Rodway / by Wilkie Collins -- You are not human, Monsieur d'Artagnan / by Alexandre Dumas -- Arrested on suspicion / by Andrew Forrester Jr. -- The dead witness; or, The bush waterhole / by W.W. (Mary Fortune) -- The mysterious human leg / by James McGovan (William Crawford Honeyman) -- The little old man of Batignolles / by Émile Gaboriau -- The science of deduction / by Arthur Conan Doyle -- The Whitechapel mystery / by Anonymous -- The assassin's natal autograph / by Mark Twain -- The murder at Troyte's Hill / by C.L. Pirkis -- The Haverstock Hill murder / by George R. Sims -- The stolen cigar-case / by Bret Harte -- The absent-minded coterie / by Robert Barr -- The hammer of God / by G.K. Chesterton -- The angel of the lord / by Melville Davisson Post -- The crime at Big Tree Portage / by Hesketh Prichard -- The tragedy at Brookbend Cottage / by Ernest Bramah -- The case of Padages Palmer / by Harvey O'Higgins -- An intangible clue / by Anna Katharine Green
Control code
ocn727704130
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xxix, 576 p.
Isbn
9780802779182
Lccn
2011030427
System control number
(OCoLC)727704130
Label
The dead witness : a connoisseur's collection of Victorian detective stories, edited by Michael Sims
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction: Prophets looking backward / by Michael Sims -- The secret cell / by William E. Burton -- The murders in the Rue Morgue / by Edgar Allan Poe -- On duty with Inspector Field / by Charles Dickens -- The diary of Anne Rodway / by Wilkie Collins -- You are not human, Monsieur d'Artagnan / by Alexandre Dumas -- Arrested on suspicion / by Andrew Forrester Jr. -- The dead witness; or, The bush waterhole / by W.W. (Mary Fortune) -- The mysterious human leg / by James McGovan (William Crawford Honeyman) -- The little old man of Batignolles / by Émile Gaboriau -- The science of deduction / by Arthur Conan Doyle -- The Whitechapel mystery / by Anonymous -- The assassin's natal autograph / by Mark Twain -- The murder at Troyte's Hill / by C.L. Pirkis -- The Haverstock Hill murder / by George R. Sims -- The stolen cigar-case / by Bret Harte -- The absent-minded coterie / by Robert Barr -- The hammer of God / by G.K. Chesterton -- The angel of the lord / by Melville Davisson Post -- The crime at Big Tree Portage / by Hesketh Prichard -- The tragedy at Brookbend Cottage / by Ernest Bramah -- The case of Padages Palmer / by Harvey O'Higgins -- An intangible clue / by Anna Katharine Green
Control code
ocn727704130
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xxix, 576 p.
Isbn
9780802779182
Lccn
2011030427
System control number
(OCoLC)727704130

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