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Gerard Fairlie Bibliography

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Gerard Fairlie
Series Characters: Bulldog Drummond, Johnny Macall, Mr Malcolm and Victor Caryll

The following bibliography - Checklist contains the crime and mystery fiction titles
Hyperlinked titles show the book, dust jacket and more details
Interestingly, the author's best known for a series character which is not his own.
He took over Bulldog Drummond when Sapper died.
All of Fairlie's crime fiction books are collectable and there are some great dust jackets to compliment them

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Title Publisher Date Issue Points - Notes
Scissors Cut Paper Hodder & Stoughton 1927 US: 1928 Little Brown
The man Who Laughed Hodder & Stoughton 1928 US: 1928 Little Brown
Stone Blunts Scissors Hodder & Stoughton 1928 US: 1929 Little Brown
The Exquisite Lady Hodder & Stoughton 1929 US: 1929 Little Brown as:
Yellow Munro
The Reaper Little Brown 1929 No UK?
The Muster of Vultures Hodder & Stoughton 1929 US: 1930 Little Brown
Suspect Hodder & Stoughton 1930 US: 1930 Doubleday
Unfair Lady Hodder & Stoughton 1930
The Man with Talent Hodder & Stoughton 1931
Shot in the dark Hodder & Stoughton 1932 US: 1932 Doubleday
The Rope Which Hangs Hodder & Stoughton 1932
Mr Malcolm Presents Hodder & Stoughton 1932
Birds of Prey Hodder & Stoughton 1932 Dust jacket by Hastain. Priced 3/6
Men for Counters Hodder & Stoughton 1933
The Treasure Nets Hodder & Stoughton 1933 Dust jacket priced 3/6
That Man Returns Hodder & Stoughton 1934
Copper at Sea Hodder & Stoughton 1934
Bulldog Drummond on Dartmoor Hodder & Stoughton 1938 Dust jacket artwork by Spurrier. 7/6
US: 1940 Gateway
The Pianist Shoots First Hodder & Stoughton 1938
Bulldog Drummond Attacks Hodder & Stoughton 1939 DJ priced 7/6. US: 1940 Gateway
Captain Bulldog Drummond Hodder & Stoughton 1945 Dust jacket 8/6
They Found Each Other Hodder & Stoughton 1946 Dust jacket by Bip Pares
Bulldog Drummond Stands Fast Hodder & Stoughton 1947
Hands Off Bulldog Drummond Hodder & Stoughton 1949 Dust jacket priced 8/6
Calling Bulldog Drummond Hodder & Stoughton 1951
Winner Takes All Hodder & Stoughton 1953 US: 1953 Dodd Mead
The Return of the Black Gang Hodder & Stoughton 1954
No Sleep for Macall Hodder & Stoughton 1955
Deadline for Macall Hodder & Stoughton 1956 Red cloth, gilt lettering
Dust jacket 10s 6d
US:  Mill 1956
Double the Bluff Hodder & Stoughton 1957
Macall Gets Curious Hodder & Stoughton 1959 Green cloth, gold titles
Dustwrapper 12s 6d
Please Kill My Cousin Hodder & Stoughton 1961

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Gerard Fairlie Biography
Gerald Fairlie was born in Britain in 1899 and died in 1983. He was, quite literally, the template for Bulldog Drummond. He went to Sandhurst, served in the Scots Guards 1918-1924, he was also an army heavyweight boxer. During WWII he was a Lt Colonel in the Royal Sussex Regiment - what a man!


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