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Share Martin Edwards: The Story of Classic Crime in 100 Books -- Other Books Mentioned; Part 6 (Ch. 21-24)

Reading list: Martin Edwards: The Story of Classic Crime in 100 Books -- Other Books Mentioned; Part 6 (Ch. 21-24)

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Chapter Twenty-One: Singletons
Chapter Twenty-Two: Across the Atlantic
Chapter Twenty-Three: Cosmopolitan Crimes
ChapterTwenty-Four: The Way Ahead

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Books: 138

1.
The Clue of the Postage Stamp - Arthur Bray
The Clue of the Postage Stamp
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2.
The Azure Hand - S R Crockett The Azure Hand - S R Crockett
The Azure Hand
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3.
Foul Play Suspected - John Wyndham, John Beynon
Foul Play Suspected
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The Day of the Triffids - John Wyndham, Barry Langford
The Day of the Triffids
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5.
House Party Murder - Colin Ward
House Party Murder
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6.
Murder Pays No Dividends - Gathorne Cook... Murder Pays No Dividends - Gathorne Cookson
Murder Pays No Dividends
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7.
His Master's Voice: A Detective Story - Ivy Litvinov
His Master's Voice: A Detective Story
Note: Originally published as by Ivy Low
8.
Murder at Liberty Hall - Alan Francis Clutton-Brock
Murder at Liberty Hall
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9.
Twice Round The Clock - Billie Houston
Twice Round The Clock
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10.
The Visiting Moon - Margaret Rivers Larminie
The Visiting Moon
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11.
Dead Mr. Nixon - T.H. White, Ronald McNa... Dead Mr. Nixon - T.H. White, Ronald McNair Scott
Dead Mr. Nixon
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12.
Gone to Ground - T.H. White
Gone to Ground
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13.
The Once and Future King - T.H. White
The Once and Future King
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14.
Harry Potter Boxed Set: Books 1-7 - J.K. Rowling
Harry Potter Boxed Set: Books 1-7
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15.
The Nine Tailors - Dorothy L. Sayers, Elizabeth George
The Nine Tailors
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16.
Unnatural Death - Dorothy L. Sayers
Unnatural Death
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17.
When the Wind Blows - Cyril Hare
When the Wind Blows
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18.
The Hymn Tune Mystery - George A. Birmingham
The Hymn Tune Mystery
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19.
The Leavenworth Case - Anna Katherine Green
The Leavenworth Case
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20.
The Craig Kennedy Collection: 13 Classic Novels - Arthur B. Reeve
The Craig Kennedy Collection: 13 Classic Novels
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21.
The Circular Staircase - Mary Roberts Rinehart
The Circular Staircase
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22.
The Complete Strange Schemes of Randolph Mason (Bl... - Melville Davisson Post
The Complete Strange Schemes of Randolph Mason (Black Heath Classic Crime)
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23.
The Uncle Abner Mysteries - Melville Davisson Post
The Uncle Abner Mysteries
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24.
Ashes to Ashes (Classic Reprint) - Isabel Ostrander
Ashes to Ashes (Classic Reprint)
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25.
The Bellamy Trial - Frances Noyes Hart
The Bellamy Trial
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26.
Fer-de-Lance - Rex Stout, Loren D. Estleman
Fer-de-Lance
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27.
The Case of the Velvet Claws (Perry Mason, #1) - Erle Stanley Gardner
The Case of the Velvet Claws (Perry Mason, #1)
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28.
Murder of the Only Witness - J.S. Fletcher
Murder of the Only Witness
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29.
Banner Deadlines: The Impossible Files of Senator ... - Joseph Commings
Banner Deadlines: The Impossible Files of Senator Brooks U. Banner
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30.
4 Novels: The Case of the Seven of Cavalry / Nine ... - Anthony Boucher, David Langford
4 Novels: The Case of the Seven of Cavalry / Nine Times Nine / Rocket to the Morgue / The Case of the Crumpled Knave
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31.
The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Collection 1 - Anthony Boucher, Denis Green, Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce
The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Collection 1
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32.
Murder by the Clock: A Lt. Valcour Mystery - Rufus King
Murder by the Clock: A Lt. Valcour Mystery
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33.
Holiday Homicide - Rufus King
Holiday Homicide
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34.
The Strange Disappearance of Mary Young - Milton M. Propper
The Strange Disappearance of Mary Young
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35.
The Ticker Tape Murder - Milton Propper
The Ticker Tape Murder
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36.
The Student Fraternity Murder - Milton Propper
The Student Fraternity Murder
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37.
The Cat Screams (a Hugh Rennert Mystery) - Todd Downing, James H Cox, Curtis Evans
The Cat Screams (a Hugh Rennert Mystery)
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38.
Death Under the Moonflower (a Sheriff Peter Bounty... - Todd Downing, Curtis Evans
Death Under the Moonflower (a Sheriff Peter Bounty Mystery)
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39.
Charlie Chan Omnibus:Tales of Mystery & the Supern... - Earl Derr Biggers
Charlie Chan Omnibus:Tales of Mystery & the Supernatural
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40.
File On Fenton & Farr - Q. Patrick File On Fenton & Farr - Q. Patrick
File On Fenton & Farr
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41.
File on Claudia Cragg - Q. Patrick
File on Claudia Cragg
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42.
A Puzzle for Fiends (Classic Crime) - Patrick Quentin
A Puzzle for Fiends (Classic Crime)
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43.
The Big Sleep - Raymond Chandler
The Big Sleep
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44.
Little Caesar - W. R. Burnett
Little Caesar
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45.
High Sierra - W.R. Burnett
High Sierra
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46.
The Postman Always Rings Twice - James M. Cain
The Postman Always Rings Twice
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47.
Double Indemnity - James M. Cain
Double Indemnity
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48.
They Shoot Horses, Don’t They? (Serpent's Tail Cla... - Horace McCoy
They Shoot Horses, Don’t They? (Serpent's Tail Classics)
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49.
Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye - Horace McCoy
Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye
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50.
Phantom Lady - Cornell Woolrich, William Irish
Phantom Lady
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51.
Laura - Vera Caspary
Laura
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52.
The Big Clock - Kenneth Fearing, Nicholas Christopher
The Big Clock
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53.
Clark Gifford's Body - Kenneth Fearing, Robert Polito
Clark Gifford's Body
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54.
The Innocent Mrs. Duff . - Elisabeth Sanxay Holding
The Innocent Mrs. Duff .
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55.
The Blank Wall - Elisabeth Sanxay Holding, Harvey Kidder
The Blank Wall
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56.
Dance of Death - Helen McCloy
Dance of Death
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57.
Unexpected Night: Henry Gamadge #1 - Elizabeth Daly
Unexpected Night: Henry Gamadge #1
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58.
The Horizontal Man - Helen Eustis
The Horizontal Man
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59.
Red Harvest - Dashiell Hammett
Red Harvest
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60.
The Maltese Falcon - Dashiell Hammett
The Maltese Falcon
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61.
Glass Key - Dashiell Hammett
Glass Key
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62.
Obelists at Sea - C. Daly King
Obelists at Sea
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63.
The Castle island case, (
The Castle island case, ("Candid clue mystery.")
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64.
The Roman Hat Mystery - Ellery Queen
The Roman Hat Mystery
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65.
Halfway House - Ellery Queen
Halfway House
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66.
101 years' entertainmentthe great detective storie... - Ellery Queen
101 years' entertainmentthe great detective stories, 1841-1941
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67.
Locked Room Mysteries and Other Impossible Crimes - Robert Adey
Locked Room Mysteries and Other Impossible Crimes
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68.
Once in a Red Moon - Joel Townsley Rogers
Once in a Red Moon
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69.
A Game for the Living - Patricia Highsmith
A Game for the Living
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70.
Murder for Pleasure: The Life and Times of the Det... - Howard Haycraft
Murder for Pleasure: The Life and Times of the Detective Story
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71.
A Night in the Cemetery and Other Stories of Crime... - Anton Chekhov, Peter Sekirin
A Night in the Cemetery and Other Stories of Crime & Suspense
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72.
The Iron Chariot - Stein Riverton
The Iron Chariot
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73.
Doktor Smirnos dagbok - Samuel August Du... Doktor Smirnos dagbok - Samuel August Duse
Doktor Smirnos dagbok
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74.
A Darker Shade: 17 Swedish Stories of Murder, Myst... - John-Henri Holmberg
A Darker Shade: 17 Swedish Stories of Murder, Mystery & Suspense
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75.
Detektiv Dagoberts Taten Und Abenteuer: Band I - I... - Balduin Groller
Detektiv Dagoberts Taten Und Abenteuer: Band I - III
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76.
Elf Abenteuer des Joe Jenkins - Paul Rosenhayn
Elf Abenteuer des Joe Jenkins
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77.
Thumbprint - Friedrich Glauser, Mike Mitchell
Thumbprint
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78.
Arsène Lupin, Gentleman-Thief - Maurice Leblanc, Michael Sims
Arsène Lupin, Gentleman-Thief
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79.
The House That Kills - Noel Vindry, John Pugmire
The House That Kills
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80.
Vertigo (Pushkin Vertigo) - Pierre Boileau, Thomas Narcejac
Vertigo (Pushkin Vertigo)
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81.
She Who Was No More (Pushkin Vertigo) - Pierre Boileau, Thomas Narcejac, Geoffrey Sainsbury
She Who Was No More (Pushkin Vertigo)
Note: Screen adaptation by Henri-Georges Clouzot: "Les Diaboliques"
82.
Latin Blood: The Best Crime and Detective Stories ... - Donald A. Yates
Latin Blood: The Best Crime and Detective Stories of South America
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83.
LAS PESQUISAS DE ROMAN CALVO - ALBERTO EDWARDS
LAS PESQUISAS DE ROMAN CALVO
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84.
Un viejo olor a almendras amargas - Abel Mateo
Un viejo olor a almendras amargas
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85.
Japanese Tales of Mystery and Imagination - Rampo Edogawa, Patricia Welch, James B. Harris
Japanese Tales of Mystery and Imagination
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86.
Murder in Japan: Japanese Stories of Crime and Det... - John L. Apostolou, Shotaro Yasuoka, Kōbō Abe, Shizuko Natsuki, Rampo Edogawa, Naoya Shiga, Jun'ichirō Tanizaki, Ryūnosuke Akutagawa, Tatsuzo Ishikawa, Haruto Ko, Seicho Matsumoto
Murder in Japan: Japanese Stories of Crime and Detection
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87.
Gently Does It - Alan Hunter
Gently Does It
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88.
Sergeant Cluff Stands Firm - Gil North
Sergeant Cluff Stands Firm
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89.
The Book of Evidence - John Banville
The Book of Evidence
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90.
The Judge and His Hangman - Friedrich Dürrenmatt
The Judge and His Hangman
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91.
The Pledge - Friedrich Durrenmatt
The Pledge
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92.
Roseanna - Maj Sjöwall, Per Walhlöö
Roseanna
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93.
Faceless Killers (Wallander, #1) - Henning Mankell, Steven T. Murray
Faceless Killers (Wallander, #1)
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94.
The Millennium Trilogy - Stieg Larsson, Reg Keeland
The Millennium Trilogy
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95.
The Bat: A Harry Hole Thriller - Jo Nesbø
The Bat: A Harry Hole Thriller
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96.
Inspector Imanishi Investigates - Seicho Matsumoto
Inspector Imanishi Investigates
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97.
Murder at Mt. Fuji - Shizuko Natsuki
Murder at Mt. Fuji
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98.
The Invisible Host - Gwen Bristow, Bruce Manning
The Invisible Host
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99.
L'assassin habite au 21 - Stanislas-André Steeman, Fabienne Gallon
L'assassin habite au 21
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100.
Légitime défense - Stanislas-André Steeman
Légitime défense
Note: Screen adaptation by Henri-Georges Clouzot: "Quai des Orfèvres"
101.
Le mystère du zoo d'Anvers - Stanislas-A... Le mystère du zoo d'Anvers - Stanislas-André Steeman, Sintair
Le mystère du zoo d'Anvers
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102.
Inspector Maigret Omnibus: Volume 1: Pietr the Lat... - Georges Simenon, David Bellos, Linda Coverdale, David Coward
Inspector Maigret Omnibus: Volume 1: Pietr the Latvian; The Hanged Man of Saint-Pholien; The Carter of 'La Providence '; The Grand Banks Café
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103.
The Man Who Watched The Trains Go By (Penguin Red ... - Georges Simenon
The Man Who Watched The Trains Go By (Penguin Red Classics)
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104.
The Strangers in the House - P.D. James, Georges Simenon, Geoffrey Sainsbury, David Watson
The Strangers in the House
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105.
Dirty Snow - Georges Simenon, Marc Romano, William T. Vollmann
Dirty Snow
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106.
The Purple Cloud - M.P. Shiel, John Sutherland
The Purple Cloud
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107.
The Purloined Letter - Edgar Allan Poe
The Purloined Letter
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108.
The Woman in White - Wilkie Collins, Matthew Sweet
The Woman in White
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109.
Death And The Compass And The Playground - Jorge Luis Borges, Ray Bradbury
Death And The Compass And The Playground
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110.
The Garden of Forking Paths - Jorge Luis... The Garden of Forking Paths - Jorge Luis Borges
The Garden of Forking Paths
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111.
Los mejores cuentos policiales - Jorge Luis Borges, Adolfo Bioy Casares
Los mejores cuentos policiales
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112.
Death Comes As The End - Agatha Christie
Death Comes As The End
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113.
Withered Murder - Peter Shaffer, Anthony Shaffer
Withered Murder
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114.
Omnibus: Cover Her Face / A Mind To Murder / Shrou... - P.D. James
Omnibus: Cover Her Face / A Mind To Murder / Shroud For A Nightingale
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115.
Four Complete Mysteries: Death by Sheer Torture, D... - Robert Barnard
Four Complete Mysteries: Death by Sheer Torture, Death of a Perfect Mother, Death in a Cold Climate & Death of a Mystery Writer
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116.
Time to Change Hats - Margot Bennett
Time to Change Hats
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117.
Man Who Didn't Fly - Margot Bennett
Man Who Didn't Fly
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118.
An Afternoon to Kill - Shelley Smith
An Afternoon to Kill
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119.
He Died of Murder - Shelley Smith
He Died of Murder
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120.
The Lord Have Mercy - Shelley Smith
The Lord Have Mercy
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121.
The Ballad of the Running Man - Shelley Smith
The Ballad of the Running Man
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122.
The Spy Who Came In from the Cold - John le Carré
The Spy Who Came In from the Cold
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123.
Smiley versus Karla: Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy ... - John le Carré
Smiley versus Karla: Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy / The Honourable Schoolboy / Smiley's People
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124.
Thou Shell of Death (Nigel Strangeways Mysteries) - Nicholas Blake
Thou Shell of Death (Nigel Strangeways Mysteries)
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125.
End of Chapter - Nicholas Blake
End of Chapter
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126.
The Private Wound - Nicholas Blake
The Private Wound
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127.
The Private Memoirs and Confessions of a Justified... - James Hogg, Karl Miller
The Private Memoirs and Confessions of a Justified Sinner
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128.
The Herries Chronicles - Hugh Walpole
The Herries Chronicles
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129.
Above the Dark Circus - Hugh Walpole
Above the Dark Circus
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130.
A Man Called Jones - Julian Symons
A Man Called Jones
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131.
Bland Beginning - Julian Symons
Bland Beginning
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132.
The Man Whose Dreams Came True - Julian Symons
The Man Whose Dreams Came True
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133.
The Plot Against Roger Rider - Julian Symons
The Plot Against Roger Rider
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134.
Death's Darkest Face - Julian Symons
Death's Darkest Face
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135.
The Name Of Annabel Lee - Julian Symons
The Name Of Annabel Lee
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136.
The Tell Tale Heart: The Life And Works Of Edgar A... - Julian Symons
The Tell Tale Heart: The Life And Works Of Edgar Allan Poe
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137.
The Grand Inquisitor - Fyodor Dostoyevsky
The Grand Inquisitor
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138.
The Brothers Karamazov - Konstantin Mochulski, Andrew R. MacAndrew, Fyodor Dostoyevsky
The Brothers Karamazov
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