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Nigel Morland Bibliography

UK First Edition Books

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Title Publisher Date Issue Points - Notes
The Moon Murders Cassell 1935 Jul 35. Dust jacket 7/6
The Phantom Gunman Cassell 1935 Nov 35. Dustwrapper 7/6
The Street of the Leopard Ditto 1936 May 36. Dust cover 7/6
Death Took a Publisher George Harrap 1936 as Norman Forrest. Aug 36. DW 7/6
The Clue of the Bricklayer's Aunt Ditto 1936 Nov 36. DW 7/6
Death To a Greek God Ditto 1937 Apr 37. as Norman Forrest. DW 7/6
The Clue in the Mirror Cassell 1937 Sept 37. DW 7/6
The Cane Without a Clue Ditto 1938 Feb 38. DW 7/6
Death Traps a Killer Wright & Brown 1938 Not in the ECB
A Rope for the Hanging Cassell 1938 Jul 38. DW 7/6
A Knife for the Killer Ditto 1939 Apr 39. DW 7/6. Murder at Radio City in US
A Gun for a God Ditto 1940 Feb 40. DW 8/3. Murder in Wardour Street in US
The Clue for the Careless Hangman Ditto 1940 Jul 40. DW 7/6
Dumb Alibi MB Books 1941 US only
The Corpse on the Flying Trapeze Cassell 1941 Mar 41. DW 8/-
A Coffin for the Body Ditto 1943 May 43. Dust jacket 8/6
Death Takes a Star Todd 1943 Not in the ECB
The Sooper's Cases Todd 1943 Not in the ECB
The Laboratory Murder Vallancey 1944 Not in the ECB
Corpse in the Circus Ditto 1945 Not in the ECB
Eleven Thrilling Mysteries Arrow 1945 as Vincent McCall. Not in ECB
Murder Runs Wild Halle 1946 Not dated
The Corpse in the Circus and Other .. Vallancey 1946 Not in the English Catalogue of Books
Strangely She Died Jenkins Aug 1946 Dust jacket 7/6
The Big Killing Foster 1946 Not in the English Catalogue of Books
Mrs Pym of Scotland Yard Hodgson 1946 Not in the English Catalogue of Books
How Many Coupons for a Shroud Morgan 1946 Not in the English Catalogue of Books
Smash and Grab Arrow 1946 as Vincent McCall
Not in the English Catalogue of Books
26 Three Minute Thrillers Arrow 1947 Not in the English Catalogue of Books
Dressed to Kill Cassell Nov 1947 Dust jacket 8/6
The Hatchet Murders Arrow 1947 Not in the English Catalogue of Books
The Case of the Innocent Wife Arrow 1947 Not in the English Catalogue of Books
Fish Are So Trusting Century June 1948 Dust jacket 9/6
She Didn't Like Dying Sampson Low Nov 1948 Dust jacket 8/6
No Coupons for a Shroud Low Mar 1949 Dust jacket 8/6
Two Dead Charwomen Sampson Low Oct 1949 Dust jacket 8/6
Death Takes an Editor Aldus 1949 Not in the English Catalogue of Books
The Corpse Was No Lady Sampson Low 1950  
Blood on the Stars Ditto 1951  
Death When She Wakes Evans 1951  
He Hanged His Mother on Monday Sampson Low 1951  
The Lady Had a Gun Cassell 1951  
Call Him Early for Murder Ditto 1952  
A Girl Died Singing Evans 1952  
The Moon Was Made for Murder Sampson Low 1953  
Sing a Song of Cyanide Cassell 1953  
Death for Sale Hale 1957  
Look in Any Doorway Cassell 1957  
A Bullet for Midas Ditto 1958  
Death and the Golden Boy Ditto 1958  
Death to the Ladies Robert Hale 1959  
The Concrete Maze Cassell 1960  
So Quiet to Death Ditto 1960  
The Dear Dead Girls Ditto 1961  

as John Donavan

Title Publisher Date Issue Points - Notes
The Case of the Rusted Room Robert Hale 1937 DW 7/6
The case of the Beckoning Dead Ditto 1938 Mar 38. DW 7/6
The Case of the Talking Dust Ditto 1938 Nov 38. DW 7/6
The Case of the Coloured Wind Hodder 1939 DW 7/6. TCOT Violet Smoke in US
The Case of the Plastic Man Hodder & Stoughton 1940 DW 8/3. TCOT Plastic Mask in US
The Dead Have No Friends Home 1952  

as Roger Garnett

Title Publisher Date Issue Points - Notes
Death in Piccadilly Wright & Brown 1937 June 37. DW 7/6
Starr Bedford Dies Ditto 1937 Sept 37. DW 3/6
The Croaker Ditto 1938 Jan 38. DW 7/6
The Killing of Paris Norton Ditto 1938 Nov 38. DW 3/6
Danger Death at Work Ditto 1939 DW 3/6
A Man Died Talking Ditto 1943 ECB states actual pub' date March 1944
Dust jacket 7/6
Death Spoke Sweetly Ditto 1946 Dust jacket 7/6
Eve Finds the Killer Arrow 1947 Not in the English Catalogue of Books
Dusky Death Wright & Brown 1948 Dust jacket 7/6

as Neal Shepherd

Title Publisher Date Issue Points - Notes
Death Walks Softly Constable 1938 June 38. DW 7/6
Death Flies Low Constable 1938 Oct 38. DW 7/6
Death Rides Swiftly Ditto 1939 Oct 39. DW 7/6
Exit to Music Ditto 1940 DW 7/6

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Further Information
Nigel Morland, born 1905, was a prolific author with several pseudonyms and numerous series characters. As well as the above he also wrote plays, screen plays and some non-fiction. This bibliography is probably just the tip of the iceberg in terms of pseudonyms, Moreland himself says he wrote up to 50,000 words a week. Mostly for cheap pulps and some ghost writing.

 

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