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Glyn Carr Bibliography

UK First Edition Books

The following bibliography contains the criminous titles including those under the name Showell Styles
We are always interesting in buying pre 1940 UK first editions in dust jacket
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Title Publisher Date Issue Points - Notes
Death on the Milestone Buttress Geoffrey Bles 1951 No US edition
Murder on the Matterhorn Bles 1951 US: Dutton
The Youth Hostel Murders Bles 1952 US: Dutton
The Corpse in the Crevasse Bles 1952 No US edition
Death Under Snowdon Bles 1952 No US edition
A Corpse at Camp Two Bles 1954 No US edition
Murder of an Owl Bles 1956 No US edition
The Ice Axe Murders Bles 1958 No US edition
Swing Away Climber Bles 1959 US: Swinburn
Holiday with Murder Bles 1960 No US edition
Death Finds a Foothold Bles 1961 No US edition
Lewker in Norway Bles 1963 No US edition
Death of a Weirdy Bles 1965 No US edition
Lewker in Tirol Bles 1967 Blue cloth, gilt lettering. DW 18s. No US
Fat Man's Agony Goeffrey Bles 1969 No US edition

Showell Styles

The following are only the mystery fiction titles under this name

Title Publisher Date Issue Points - Notes
Traitor's Mountain Selwyn & Blount 1945 US: Macmillan 1946
Kidnap Castle Blount 1946 DW 9/6. Red cloth black titles. No US.
Hammer Island Blount 1947 No US edition
Dark Hazard Blount 1948 No US edition
The Rising of the Lark Selwyn & Blount 1948 No US edition


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Showell Styles Books for Sale

Glyn Carr Biography - Further Information
Glyn Carr was a pseudonym of the highly prolific author Frank Showell Styles, born in England on 14th March 1908. He was a noted explorer and mountaineer and wrote an extensive number of non-criminous novels and mountaineering books. Given the nature of the site though we have confined our attentions to the Crime Fiction titles. His series character was Sir Abercrombie Lewker, who also appeared in two of the titles under the Styles name.

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