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Eric Ambler Bibliography

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Title Publisher Date Issue Points - Notes
The Dark Frontier Hodder 1936 DJ priced 7/6. 1,000 copies
Uncommon Danger Hodder 1937 DJ priced 7/6. US: Background to Danger
Epitaph for a Spy Hodder 1938 DJ priced 7/6. April 1938
Cause for Alarm Hodder 1938 DJ priced 7/6. October 1938
The Mask of Dimitrios Hodder 1939 DJ priced 7/6. US: A Coffin for Dimitrios
Journey into Fear Hodder 1940 DJ priced 8/3
Judgement on Deltchev Hodder 1951  
Skytip Hodder 1951 as Eliot Reed
Tender to Moonlight Hodder 1952 as Eliot Reed. US Tender to Danger
The Schirmer Inheritance Heinemann 1953  
The Malas Affair Collins 1953 as Eliot Reed
Charter to Danger Collins 1954 as Eliot Reed
The Night Comers Heinemann 1956 US: State of Siege
Passage of Arms Heinemann 1959  
The Light of Day Heinemann 1962 US: Topkapi
A Kind of anger Bodley Head 1964  
Dirty Story Bodley Head 1967  
The Intercom Conspiracy Weidenfeld 1970  
The Levanter Weidenfeld 1972  
Doctor Frigo Weidenfeld 1974  
Send No More Roses Weidenfeld 1977 US: Siege at the Villa Lipp
The Care of Time Weidenfeld 1981  

Further Information
Eric Ambler, born 1909, is regarded by many as the greatest of all thriller writers, he is certainly one of the most collectable. Early titles are rare books and highly collectable; later titles are relatively easy to find. Apart from The Intercom Conspiracy, the UK editions precede the US. There are a few alternative titles. The 'Eliot Reed titles were written in conjunction with Charles Rodda. Eric Ambler won numerous literary awards and was awarded the OBE by the Queen in 1981. He passed away in 1998.

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