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The 125 Most Important Detective - Crime Fiction Books

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1. Edgar Allan Poe - Tales - 1854
2. "Waters" - Recollections of a Detective Police-Officer - 1856
3. Wilkie Collins - The Queen of Hearts - 1859
4. Charles Dickens - Hunted Down - 1860
5. "Anonyma" - The Experiences of a Lady Detective - 1861
6. Thomas Bailey Aldrich - Out of his Head - 1862
7. Mark Twain - The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County - 1867
8. Emile Gaboriau - The Little Old Man of Batignolles - 1876
9. James M'Govan - Brought to Bay - 1878
10. Detective Sketches (By a New York Detective) - 1881
11. Robert Louis Stevenson - New Arabian Nights - 1882
12. Frank R. Stockton - The Lady, or the Tiger? - 1884
13. Eden Phillpotts - My Adventure in the Flying Scotsman - 1888
14. Dick Donovan - The Man Hunter - 1888
15. Israel Zangwill - The Big Bow Mystery - 1892
16. A. Conan Doyle - The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes - 1892
17. Meade & Halifax - Stories from the Diary of a Doctor - 1894
18. Arthur Morrison - Martin Hewitt, Investigator - 1894
19. M.P. Shiel - Prince Zaleski - 1895
20. Melville Davisson Post - The Strange Schemes of Randolph Mason - 1896
21. Grant Allen - An American Millionaire - 1897
22. George R. Sims - Dorcas Dene Detective - 1897
23. M. McDonnell Bodkin - Paul Beck, the Rule of Thumb Detective - 1898
24. Rodrigues Ottolengui - Final Proof - 1898
25. Nicholas Carter - The Detective's Pretty Neighbor - 1899
26. EW Hornung - The Amateur Cracksman - 1899
27. L.T. Meades & Robert Eustace - The Brotherhood of Seven Kings - 1899
28. Herbert Cadett - The Adventures of a Journalist - 1900
29. Richard Harding Davis - In the Fog - 1901
30. Clifford Ashdown - The Adventures of Romney Pringle - 1902
31. Bret Harte - Condensed Novels - 1902
32. Percival Pollard - Lingo Dan - 1903
33. B. Fletcher Robinson - The Chronicles of Addington Peace - 1905
34. Arnold Bennett - The Loot of Cities - 1905
35. Robert Barr - The Triumphs of Eugene Valmont - 1906
36. Alfred Henry Lewis - Confessions of a Detective - 1906
37. Maurice Leblanc - The Exploits of Arsene Lupin - 1907
38. Jacques Futrelle - The Thinking Machine - 1907
39. George Randolph Chester - Get-Rich-Quick Wallingford - 1908
40. O. Henry - The Gentle Grafter - 1908
41. Baroness Orczy - The Old Man in the Corner - 1909
42. R. Austin Freeman - John Thorndyke's Cases - 1909
43. J.S. Fletcher - The Adventures of Archer Dawe - 1909
44. Balduin Groller - Detective Dagobert's Deeds and Adventures - 1910
45. T.W. Hanshew - The Man of the Forty Faces - 1910
46. MacHarg & Balmer - The Achievements of Luther Trant - 1910
47. G.K. Chesterton - The Innocence of Father Brown - 1911
48. Samuel Hopkins Adams - Average Jones - 1911
49. Arthur B. Reeve - The Silent Bullet - 1912
50. Gelett Burgess - The Master of Mysteries - 1912
51. Victor L. Whitechurch - Thrilling Stories of the Railway - 1912
52. R. Austin Freeman - The Singing Bone - 1912
53. William Hope Hodgson - Carnacki the Ghost-Finder - 1913
54. Anna Katharine Green - Masterpieces of Mystery - 1913
55. Hesketh Pritchard - November Joe - 1913
56. Ernest Bramah - Max Carrados - 1914
57. Arthur Sherburne Hardy - Diane and her Friends - 1914
58. Thomas Burke - Limehouse Nights - 1916
59. AEW Mason - The Four Corners of the World - 1917
60. Melville Davisson Post - Uncle Abner - 1918
61. Ellis Parker Butler - Philo Grubb - 1918
62. John Russell - The Red Mark - 1919
63. William Le Quex - Mysteries of a Great City - 1920
64. Sax Rohmer - The Dream-Detective - 1920
65. J. Storer Clouston - Carrington's Cases - 1920
66. Vincent Starrett - The Unique Hamlet - 1920
67. Arthur Train - Tutt and Mr. Tutt - 1920
68. H.C. Bailey - Call Mr. Fortune - 1920
69. Maurice Leblanc - The Eight Strokes of the Clock - 1922
70. Octavus Roy Cohen - Jim Hanvey Detective - 1923
71. Agatha Christie - Poirot Investigates - 1924
72. Edgar Wallace - The Mind of Mr. J.G. Reeder - 1925
73. Louis Golding - Luigi of Catanzaro - 1926
74. Anthony Wynne - Sinner Go Secretly - 1927
75. Susan Glaspell - A Jury of Her Peers - 1927
76. Dorothy L. Sayers - Lord Peter Views the Body - 1928
77. G.D.H. & M. Cole - Superintendent Wilson's Holiday - 1928
78. W. Somerset Maugham - Ashenden - 1928
79. Percival Wilde - Rogues in Clover - 1929
80. T.S. Stribling - Clues of the Caribees - 1929
81. Harvey O'Higgins - Detective Duff Unravels it - 1929
82. Frederick Irving Anderson - Book of murder - 1930
83. F. Tennyson Jesse - The Solange Stories - 1931
84. Damon Runyon - Guys and Dolls - 1931
85. Georges Simenon - The Thirteen Culprits - 1932
86. Leslie Charteris - The Brighter Buccaneer - 1933
87. Henry Wade - Policeman's lot - 1933
88. M.G. Eberhart - The Cases of Susan Dare - 1934
89. Irvin S. Cobb - Faith, Hope and Charity - 1934
90. Ellery Queen - The Adventures of Ellery Queen - 1934
91. C. Daly King - The Curious Mr. Tarrant - 1935
92. Margery Allingham - Mr. Campion and Others - 1939
93. E.C. Bentley - Trent Intervenes - 1938
94. Carter Dickson - The Department of Queer Complaints - 1940
95. Willaim MacHarg - The Affairs of O'Malley - 1940
96. H. Bustos Domecq - Six Problems for Don Isidro Parodi - 1942
97. William Irish - After-Dinner Story - 1944
98. Dashiell Hammett - The Adventures of Sam Spade - 1944
99. Raymond Chandler - Five Murderers - 1944
100. Lillian de la Torre - Dr. Sam: Johnson, Detector - 1946
101. Rafael Sabatini- Turbulent Tales - 1946
102. Antonio Helu - The Compulsion to Murder - 1946
103. Stuart Palmer - The Riddles of Hildegarde Withers - 1947
104. Roy Vickers - The Department of Dead Ends - 1947
105. William Faulkner - Knight's Gambit - 1949
106. Lawrence G. Blochman - Homicide - 1950
107. John Collier - Fancies and Goodnights - 1951
108. Philip Macdonald - Something to Hide - 1952
109. Lord Dunsany - The Little Tales of Smethers - 1952
110. Edmund Crispin - Beware of the Trains - 1953
111. Roald Dahl - Someone Like You - 1953
112. Michael Innes - Appleby Talking - 1954
113. Stanley Ellin - Mystery Stories - 1956
114. Evan Hunter - The Jungle Kids - 1956
115. Charlotte Armstrong - The Albatross - 1957
116. Craig Rice - The Name is Malone - 1958
117. Rufus King - Malice in Wonderland - 1958
118. Georges Simenon - The Short Cases of Inspector Maigret - 1959
119. Patrick Quentin - The Ordeal of Mrs. Snow - 1961
120. Stuart Palmer & Craig Rice - People Vs. Withers & Malone - 1963
121. Helen McCloy - Surprise, Surprise ! - 1965
122. Robert L. Fish - The Incredible Schlock Homes - 1966
123. Miriam Allen deFord - The Theme is Murder - 1967
124. Michael Gilbert - Game Without Rules - 1967
125. Harry Kemelman - The Nine Mile Walk - 1967

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