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The Last Detective376151043.684.000.76
Skeleton Hill16310593.644.000.60
The House Sitter21910523.854.000.65
The Secret Hangman1695493.594.000.75
Diamond Solitaire2046493.714.000.64
The Circle14710483.493.500.72
The False Inspector Dew2829484.034.000.89
Upon a Dark Night1634453.864.000.66
Cop to Corpse11713443.684.000.80
The Vault1725433.643.500.68
Diamond Dust1758414.004.000.54
The Summons1593403.634.000.89
The Tooth Tattoo10211383.614.000.63
The Headhunters994343.604.000.57
New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes2343323.503.500.64
The Reaper14110313.634.000.97
Rough Cider1438303.433.751.06
Wobble to Death1715303.954.000.83
The Detective Who Wore Silk Drawers1351273.614.000.79
Bertie and the Tinman1135243.273.000.69
Bertie and the Seven Bodies1134243.463.250.82
The Stone Wife696223.363.500.99
Swing, Swing Together1341223.804.000.54
Mad Hatter's Holiday1092223.574.000.98
Abracadaver116 193.844.000.69
A Case of Spirits1022153.834.000.57
Invitation to a Dynamite Party = The Tick of Death963154.074.000.48
Cat Crimes1111133.693.500.69
More Holmes for the Holidays108 113.413.000.90
The Best British Mysteries 2005853113.824.000.81
The Mammoth Book of Roaring Twenties Whodunnits: Murder Mysteries from the Age of Bright Young Things802113.323.000.75
Bertie & the Crime of Passion541102.953.000.82
On the Edge67293.944.000.55
2nd Culprit44193.613.000.74
Malice Domestic 6: An Anthology of Original Traditional Mystery Stories68293.284.000.97
3rd Culprit28 73.864.000.83
The Best British Mysteries, 2003, Volume 153
The Big Book of Christmas Mysteries65274.294.000.70
Crime Through Time III60173.363.000.58
A New Omnibus of Crime65163.833.500.90
Mysterious Pleasures25263.253.000.56
A Classic Christmas Crime54
A Classic English Crime: 13 Stories for the Christie Centenary53 52.903.000.49
The Secret of Spandau17253.303.500.68
The Best British Mysteries 200647153.604.000.80
Murderous Schemes: An Anthology of Classic Detective Stories35
The Best British Mysteries 418143.253.001.09
Malice Domestic 10: An Anthology of Original Traditional Mystery Stories21
Malice Domestic 5: An Anthology of Original Traditional Mystery Stories60243.503.501.12
Do Not Exceed the Stated Dose31144.004.000.35
The Mammoth Book of Best British Crime 717243.633.500.65
The Mammoth Book of Best British Mysteries 529143.253.500.83
Butchers & Other Stories of Crime17 34.004.00 
Murder for Halloween: Tales of Suspense37232.503.000.71
Peter Lovesey Omnibus: Bloodhounds [and] Diamond Dust18 33.673.500.62
The Man Who ...10133.833.500.85
Perfectly Criminal16132.673.000.47
Down Among the Dead Men (A Detective Peter Diamond Mystery)14234.004.00 
Murder at Teatime: Mysteries in the Classic Cozy Tradition33133.173.000.24
Murder on the Short List16
Murder Most British: Stories from Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine (Dead Letter Mysteries)31 32.833.000.24
Original Sins4
Peter Lovesey Omnibus: The Last Detective | Diamond Solitaire9223.503.500.50
The Curious Computer3123.003.00 
The Year's 25 Finest Crime and Mystery Stories: Second Annual Edition7 22.002.00 
Green for Danger12 23.503.500.50
The Crime of Miss Oyster Brown and Other Stories10 24.754.750.25
New Crimes 116 15.005.00 
3x seržant Cribb1 14.504.50 
Murdering Max [short story]1 14.004.00 
The Circle [and] Do Not Exceed the Stated Dose5115.005.00 
Official Centenary History of the Amateur Athletic Association1 12.002.00 
Dr. Death (Short Story)1 13.503.50 
Lebka v sude1 12.502.50 
The Staring Man [short story]1 14.004.00 
Disposing of Mrs. Cronk [short story]1 14.004.00 
The Perfectionist [short story]3 15.005.00 
The Word of a Lady [short story]1 13.503.50 
Interior, With Corpse [short story]1 13.503.50 
The Problem of Stateroom 10 [short story]2 14.004.00 
"Bertie and the Boat Race" (in Crime Through Time)2 14.004.00 
The Mighty Hunter [short story]1 13.503.50 
Quiet Please-We're Rolling [short story]1 14.004.00 
The Case of the Easter Bonnet [short story]1 14.004.00 
Writing Mystery and Crime Fiction7113.003.00 
Youdunnit [short story]1 13.003.00 
The Verdict of Us All14 14.504.50 
Deadly Pleasures8 13.503.50 
An Athletics Compendium: A Guide to the Literature of Track and Field3214.004.00 
The Mammoth Book of Best British Mysteries 86 14.004.00 
ID: Crimes of Identity4     
Reader's Digest Select Editions: Fatherland / Jenny's Mountain / Diamond Solitaire / To Fly a Kite1     
Se i syne Box 11     
The Deadliest Tale Of All1     
Reader's Digest Select Editions: The Tower / Medusa / Skeleton Hill / Grace1     
A Blow On The Head1     
Great detective stories9     
Say That Again2     
Guide to British Track and Field Literature, 1275-19681     
The Year's 25 Finest Crime and Mystery Stories: Fifth Annual Edition6     
The Mammoth Book of Best British Crime 910     
Winter's Crimes 172     
The Blue Hammer1     
The Mammoth Book of Best British Crime 111     
John Creasey's Crime Collection, 19873     
John Creasey's Crime Collection, 19903     
Winter's Crimes 146     
Winter's Crimes 105     
John Creasey's Crime Collection, 19893     
Ginger's Waterloo1     
The Homicidal Hat2     
Scenes of Crime: CWA Anthology 20004     
Crime Waves: No. 17     
Five kings of distance1     
Murder by Christmas Tree1     
The Sedgemoor Strangler and Other Stories of Crime12     
Murder under the Mistletoe and Other Stories24     
John Creasey's Crime Collection, 198510     
The Kiss of Death1     
The Black Cabinet5     
The Butler Didn't Do It1     
Peter Lovesey Omnibus: The House Sitter | Upon a Dark Night13     
Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine - 1988/032     
Reader's Digest Condensed Books: The Janson Directive • Winter's End • Flight Lessons • The House Sitter2     
Best detective stories of the year 19814     
In Suspense3     
"The Virgin and the Bull" (in John Creasey's Crime Collection 1983)1     
Window of Opportunity1     
The Field1     
John Creasey's Crime Collection, 19834     
Reader's Digest Select Editions: Medusa / The Elephant Whisperer / Skelton Hill / Grace2     

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