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Mystery Authors of the Golden Age of Mystery Fiction

Mystery Author Index

Lesser Lights of the Golden Age

The Golden Age of mystery novels is taken here to be the period between 1913 and the start of World War II. Many authors are very well known and widely read. They may be found here. Others are less well know, but definitely deserve a reading. You will find information about them on this page. Many of the authors mentioned on this page are being republished by The British Library. Library Thing has a list of this series and conveniently links to Amazon for purchases.

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