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Detective fiction

Rare first editions, signed and inscribed copies, deluxe and collectible editions of books, pamphlets, and ephemera relating to novels and short stories centring on the investigation of a crime by a detective figure. Early examples include "The Murders in the Rue Morgue", Bleak House, and The Moonstone, as well as the practitioners of the golden age of detective fiction – Dorothy L. Sayers, Agatha Christie, Raymond Chandler, et al. – and their modern successors.

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  1. Knaves & Co.
    First edition thus. A collection of mystery stories with sporting settings, previously published only in newspapers and magazines. Scarce in the jacket. Learn More
    £275

    Stock Code: 107247

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  2. The Man Who Walked With Death.
    First American edition. Murder mystery novel featuring the character Brett Carstairs. Learn More
    £200

    Stock Code: 89686

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