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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. The Star of Hollywood.
    First US edition, first printing; following the first edition in English published in 1927, and originally published earlier that year in Germany under the title Der Yankee. A mystery story set in the roaring twenties of starlets and drugs. Learn More
    £125

    Stock Code: 91291

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