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1 BURACK, A.S Writing Suspense and Mystery Fiction
Boston The Writer, Inc. 1977 
First Edition. An extensive selection of expert advice on writing mystery fiction from such noted and successful writers as A.A Fair, Raymond Chandler, Joe Gores, Dorothy L. Sayers, Ngaio Marsh, Ogden Nash, S.S. Van Dine, etc. Fine in dust jacket. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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2 COOPER, JOHN & B.A. PIKE Detective Fiction - The Collector's Guide
London Scolar Press 1994 
Second Edition, revised and expanded. Excellent reference book which includes a checklist of the works of 157 of the most popular authors, including A.C. Doyle, G.K. Chesterton, Sara Paretsky, Agatha Christie, Lillian Jackson Braun, Raymond Chandler, Patricia Cornwell, Antonia Fraser, Tony HIllerman, Baroness Orczy, Ellery Queen, Dorothy Sayers, Van Gulik, Phoebe Atwood Taylor, and more. With information on the author's novels, short story collections, details of first editions, dust jackets and series characters, as well as illustrations for each author in black & white, and a special twelve page full color section with over 90 dust jackets and spines. Fine in dust jacket. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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3 MCCORMICK, DONALD Who's Who in Spy Fiction
New York Taplinger 1977 
First Edition. A look at authors and the genre of spy fiction, and how often the fiction is based on fact. Good reference. Fine in dust jacket. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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4 STEINBRUNNER, CHRIS & OTTO PENZLER Encyclopedia of Mystery & Detection
New York McGraw-Hill 1976 
First Edition. Fine in a very good lightly used dust jacket with some tiny chips and tears. Illustrated. Important reference. 374 pages. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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