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Peter Lovesey Bibliography

UK First Edition Books

Peter Lovesey Early Series Characters:
Sergeant Cribb & Constable Thackeray - Detective Peter Diamond - Bertie, Prince Of Wales

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Title Publisher Date Issue Points - Notes
Wobble to Death Macmillan 1970
The Detective Wore Silk Drawers Macmillan 1971
Abracadaver Macmillan 1972
Mad Hatter's Holiday Macmillan 1973
Invitation to a Dynamite Party Macmillan 1974 Dust jacket by Cherriwyn Magill. Price £1.95
A Case of Spirits Macmillan 1975
Swing Swing Together Macmillan 1976
Goldengirl Cassell 1977 Under pseudonym Peter Lear
Waxwork Macmillan 1978
Spidergirl Cassell 1980 Under pseudonym Peter Lear
The False Inspector Dew Macmillan 1982
Keystone Macmillan 1983
Butchers Macmillan 1985 short stories
The Secret Of Spandau Michael Joseph 1986 Under pseudonym Peter Lear
Rough Cider Bodley Head 1986
Bertie and the Tinman Bodley Head 1987
On the Edge Mysterious Press 1989
Bertie and the Seven Bodies Mysterious Press 1990
The Last Detective Scribner 1991
Diamond Solitaire Little Brown 1992
Bertie and the Crime of Passion Little Brown 1993
The Summons Little Brown 1995
Bloodhounds Little Brown 1996
Upon a Dark Night Little Brown 1997
The Vault Little Brown 1999
The Reaper Little Brown 2000
Diamond Dust Little Brown 2002
The House Sitter Little Brown 2003
The Circle Sphere 2005 Inspector Hen Mallin
The Secret Hangman Sphere 2007
The Headhunters Sphere 2008 Inspector Hen Mallin
Skeleton Hill Sphere 2009
Stagestruck Sphere 2011
Cop to Corpse Sphere 2012
The Tooth Tattoo Sphere 2013 Dust jacket priced at £19.99
The Stone Wife Sphere 2014
Down Among the Dead Men Sphere 2015
Another One Goes Tonight Sphere 2016 Printer's key: 1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2
Beau Death Sphere 2017 Printer's key: 1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2
Killing With Confetti Sphere 2019 Printer's key: 1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2
The Finisher 2020

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Peter Lovesey Biography - Information About the Author
Peter Lovesey is well regarded by book collectors and readers alike.
Biographical information is readily available so we'll stick to his books.
The early books are not easy to find as first edition in fine condition with like dust jackets, prices reflect this.
Later titles are more readily available as print runs got larger, signed copies are also a reasonable possibility.
The Scorpion Press published some attractive signed limited editions in the UK

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