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Row of Books

TombstoneLook for a Mystery by Date

Early Mystery Novels 1840 - 1913

The Mystery Novel from Poe to Sherlock Holmes

Those Who Came After Holmes

Novels of the Golden Age 1914 - 1945

The British Mystery Novel 1945 - 1990

The British Police Detective

The British Amateur Detective

Modern British Mystery Novels 1990 -

The American Mystery Novel 1945 - 1990

The Private Detective and the Policeman

The Amateur Detective

Modern American Mystery Novels 1990 -

18th and 19th Century Crime and Police

A Chronology of Mystery Firsts

Tomb stoneOther Places to Look

Mystery Reading Lists by Topic

Mystery Reading Lists by Location

Lists of "Best" Mysteries and of Mystery Awards

General Mystery Web Sites

Book Reviews

Mysteries on film and TV

True Crime

International Mystery Novels

Historical Mystery Novels

Mystery Publishers and Bookstores

Libraries with Mystery Novel Collections

Mystery Magazines and Conventions

Index of Mystery Authors


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