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Murder Cavalcade (1946) [Anthology]
by Robert Arthur Anthony Boucher Richard Burke George Harmon Coxe Ken Crossen August Derleth William Lindsay Gresham Brett Halliday Howard Haycraft Dorothy B. Hughes Baynard Kendrick Helen McCloy Q. Patrick Ellery Queen Edward D. Radin Craig Rice Kurt Steel Phoebe Atwood Taylor Lawrence Treat Percival Wilde Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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Features twenty stories by Craig Rice (pseudonym of Georgiana Ann Randolph), Baynard Kendrick, George Harmon Coxe, Robert Arthur, Ken Crossen, Kurt Steel, Percival Wilde, Lawrence Treat, August Derleth, Richard Burke, Dorothy B. Hughes, Helen McCloy, Phoebe Atwood, Anthony Boucher, William Gresham, Brett Halliday, Q. Patrick, Edward D. Radin, Ellery Queen ("The Golden Twenty"), and Howard Haycraft ("The Whodunit in World War II"). Abridged and republished in 1959 as The Third Book of Crime-Craft.


  • His Heart Could Break by Craig Rice
  • Death at the Porthole by Baynard Kendrick
  • The Doctor Makes It Murder by George Harmon Coxe
  • Eye Witness by Robert Arthur
  • The Crime in the Envelope by Ken Crossen
  • Change For Twenty by Kurt Steel
  • Behind the Door by Percival Wilde
  • Twenty-Dollar Debt by Lawrence Treat
  • The Adventure of the Sotheby Salesman by August Derleth
  • The Corpse in Grampa's Bed by Richard Burke
  • The Homecoming by Dorothy B. Hughes
  • The Nameless Clue by Helen McCloy
  • The Swan-Boat Murder by Phoebe Atwood Taylor
  • Trick-or-Treat by Anthony Boucher
  • Case of the Blind Witness by William Gresham
  • The Million-Dollar Motive by Brett Halliday
  • The Last of Mrs. Maybrick by Q. Patrick
  • The Café Society Murder by Edward D. Radin
  • The Golden Twenty by Ellery Queen
  • The Whodunit in World War II by Howard Haycraft

Original title: Murder Cavalcade
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionCrime and Mystery

The following works are contained within this one:
     Homecoming, the (1946) [Short Story]
      Author: Dorothy B. Hughes

Edition #1: Murder Cavalcade

Murder Cavalcade (1946)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Edited by: Ken Crossen
Introduction by: Richard Lockridge
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Murder Cavalcade (1953)

Place of publication: London
Publisher: Hammond, Hammond & Co.
Pages: 347

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