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Mystery Book, the (1934) [Anthology]
by Stacy Aumonier Max Beerbohm Ambrose Bierce Ernest Bramah Agatha Christie Margaret I. Cole G.D.H. Cole Wilkie Collins Freeman Wills Crofts Walter de la Mare Daniel Defoe Charles Dickens Arthur Conan Doyle Joseph Smith (J.S.) Fletcher Nathaniel Hawthorne O. Henry Henry James Charles Lamb Edgar Allan Poe Morley Roberts Dorothy L. Sayers Walter Scott Robert Louis Stevenson Bram Stoker H. G. Wells Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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An anthology of popular mystery and ghost stories and short novels.


  • Miss Bracegirdle Does Her Duty by Stacy Aumonier
  • A.V. Laider by Max Beerbohm
  • The Man and the Snake by Ambrose Bierce
  • A Terribly Strange Bed by W. Wilkie Collins
  • The Black Veil by Charles Dickens
  • The Ivory God by J.S. Fletcher
  • The Furnished Room by O. Henry
  • The Fall of the House of Usher by Edgar Allan Poe
  • The Smile of La Gioconda by Morley Roberts
  • The Invisible Man by H.G. Wells
  • The Game Played in the Dark by Ernest Bramah
  • The Missing Baronet by G.D.H. and M.I. Cole
  • The Mystery of the Sleeping-Car Express by Freeman Wills Crofts
  • The Adventure of the Speckled Band by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Mr. Higginbotham's Catastrophe by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • The Cave of Ali Baba by Dorothy L. Sayers
  • Markheim by Robert Louis Stevenson
  • The Last Sťance by Agatha Christie
  • Mrs. Veal by Daniel Defoe
  • Out of the Deep by Walter de la Mare
  • The Turn of the Screw by Henry James
  • The Witch Aunt by Charles Lamb
  • Wandering Willie's Tale by Sir Walter Scott
  • The Judge's House by Bram Stoker

Original title: The Mystery Book
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionCrime and MysterySuspense
FictionCrime and MysteryCrime/Caper

The following works are contained within this one:
     Mr. Higginbotham's Catastrophe (1834) [Short Story]
      Author: Nathaniel Hawthorne
     Fall of the House of Usher, the (1839) [Short Story]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Markheim (1886) [Short Story]
      Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
     Adventure of the Speckled Band, the (1891) [Short Story]
      Author: Arthur Conan Doyle
     Invisible Man, the (1897) [Novel]
      Author: H. G. Wells
     Turn of the Screw, the (1898) [Novel]
      Author: Henry James
     A. V. Laider (1919) [Short Story]
      Author: Max Beerbohm

Edition #1: The Mystery Book

The Mystery Book (1934)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Edited by: Henry Douglas Thomson
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The Mystery Book (1934)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: London, UK
Publisher: Odhams Press
Pages: 1086

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