The World's Great Mystery and Detective Stories: An Anthology of 50 Short Stories [NOOK Book]

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THE WORLD'S GREAT MYSTERY AND DETECTIVE STORIES contains fifty classic mystery and detective short stories by more than forty different authors. The stories in this collection were published during the heyday of detective fiction from the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Included within this work are stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Ernest Bramah, E.W. Hornung, Robert E. Howard, Wilkie Collins, Anton Chekhov, Sax Rohmer, Arthur Machen, ...
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Overview

THE WORLD'S GREAT MYSTERY AND DETECTIVE STORIES contains fifty classic mystery and detective short stories by more than forty different authors. The stories in this collection were published during the heyday of detective fiction from the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Included within this work are stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Ernest Bramah, E.W. Hornung, Robert E. Howard, Wilkie Collins, Anton Chekhov, Sax Rohmer, Arthur Machen, Edgar Allan Poe, Arthur B. Reeve, Mark Twain, and many others. Includes an active table of contents with back-linking for easy navigation.

• SOME SCOTLAND YARD STORIES, Sir Robert Anderson
• FATHER MEURON'S TALE, Robert Hugh Benson
• THE BUNCH OF VIOLETS, Ernest Bramah
• THE MYSTERY OF THE STEEL DISC, Broughton Brandenburg
• THE MURDER AT JEX FARM, George Ira Brett
• NICK CARTER'S GHOST STORY, Nick Carter
• THE CRIME OF THE FRENCH CAFÉ, Nick Carter
• THE MESSENGER, Robert W. Chambers
• THE SAFETY MATCH, Anton Chekhov
• THE BITER BIT, Wilkie Collins
• A SCANDAL IN BOHEMIA, Arthur Conan Doyle
• THE WILL O' THE WISP MYSTERY, Norman Duncan
• THE MYSTERY OF THE BLOODY HAND, Juliana Horatia Ewing
• A LOST DAY, Edgar Fawcett
• THE FLAMING PHANTOM, Jacques Futrelle
• THE GOLDEN DAGGER, Jacques Futrelle
• THE GREAT AUTO MYSTERY, Jacques Futrelle
• THE HAUNTED BELL, Jacques Futrelle
• THE ONLY GIRL AT OVERLOOK, Franklin Fyles
• HOW ABE RUEF CONFESSED, Dana Gatlin
• THE RIDDLE OF THE NINTH FINGER, Thomas Hanshew
• AT THE PISTOL'S POINT, E. W. Hornung
• GRAVEYARD RATS, Robert E. Howard
• THE TOMB'S SECRET, Robert E. Howard
• THE OUTLAWS, Selma Lagerlof
• EVIDENCE, Murray Leinster
• STRANGE ADVENTURES OF A MILLION DOLLARS, Ingersoll Lockwood
• THE FALSE GODS, George Horace Lorimer
• THE RED HAND, Arthur Machen
• THE AFFAIR AT THE SEMIRAMIS HOTEL, A.E.W. Mason
• TRAGEDY TRAIL, Johnston McCulley
• THE THREE WISE MEN, John T. McIntyre
• FINGERTIPS, L. T. Meade and Robert Eustace
• FOLLOWED, L. T. Meade and Robert Eustace
• A LION AND A LIONESS, Joaquin Miller
• THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A QUACK, S. Weir Mitchell
• A PROMOTER OF COUNTERFEITS, Harvey J. O'Higgins
• THE MYSTERY OF MARIE ROGET, Edgar Allan Poe
• THE PURLOINED LETTER, Edgar Allan Poe
• THE CHEATED JULIET, Q
• THE ADVENTURE OF THE TABLE FOOT, Allan Ramsay
• THE BLACK HAND, Arthur B. Reeve
• THE MYSTERY OF THE JADE SPEAR, B. Fletcher Robinson
• THE MYSTERIOUS MUMMY, Sax Rohmer
• A TRAGEDY OF HIGH EXPLOSIVES, Brainard Gardner Smith
• THE CONSPIRATORS, J. P. Sousa
• A THING THAT GLISTENED, Frank R. Stockton
• THE MYSTIC KREWE, Maurice Thompson
• A DOUBLE BARRELLED DETECTIVE STORY, Mark Twain
• A WARNING IN RED, Victor L. Whitechurch
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940012907653
  • Publisher: Halcyon Press Ltd.
  • Publication date: 6/21/2011
  • Series: Halcyon Classics , #1
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 304,274
  • File size: 984 KB

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