Great Stories of Crime and Detection ~ Four Volumes in Slipcase ~ 2002, the Folio Society, London ~ Cloth Spines - image 1 of 16

Great Stories of Crime and Detection

In Four Volumes

Volume I - Beginnings to 1920
Selected by TIM HEALD
Introduction by H.R.F. KEATING
Illustrated by NICK HARDCASTLE

Volume II - The Twenties and Thirties
Selected by TIM HEALD AND PRISCILLA RIDGWAY
Introduction by ROBERTS BARNARD
Illustrated by NICK HARDCASTLE

Volume III - The Forties and Fifties
Selected by TIME HEALD AND PRISCILLA RIDGWAY
Introduction by PRISCILLA RIDGWAY
Illustrated by NICK HARDCASTLE

Volume IV - The Sixties to the Present
Selected and with an Introduction by TIME HEALD
Illustrated by NICK HARDCASTLE

The Folio Society
London 2002

Four volumes, 1,739 pages, contents, introductions, illustrations lists, cloth spine, decorative paper coverings, gilt lettering on spines

Fine to Near New volumes in Near Fine Slipcase. Books appear unread or very carefully read. tight, Bright and Beautiful. Slipcase with light scuffing on the bottom and a beginning of a split on one upper corner (see first image).

Favorite Crime and Detection stories by the likes of: Edgar Allan Poe, Chrles Dickens, Bret Harte, Arthur Conan Doyle, Arthur Morrison, Anna Katherine Green, Robert Barr, Baroness Orczy, G. K. Chesterton, Edith Wharton, Edgar Wallace, Thomas Burke, Raymond Chandler, Agatha Christie, Pearl S. Buck, Dashiell Hammett, William Faulkner, Cornell Woolrich, Mary Roberts Rinehart, A.A. Milne, Ellery Queen, Michael Innes, Michael Gilbert, John D. MacDonald, Shirley Jackson, Eric Wright, H.R.F. Keating, Ruth Rendell, Antonia Fraser, Reginald Hill, Peter Lovesey, Susan Moody, and many more.

Stories such as: The Murders in the Rouge Morgue; To Catch a Thief; The Hammer of God; Ransom; The Man Who New How; The Long Barrow; The Splinter; The Sands of Thyme; The Girl Who Married a Monster; Coyote; Of Mice, Mean and Two Women; The Detective's Wife; Reconstruction; Big Boy, Little boy; and many more.

Beautiful volumes from the Folio Society. Expected quality and beauty for your bookshelves.

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ITEM TYPE
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