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Elizabeth Daly (1878–1967)

Author of Evidence of Things Seen

Includes the names: Elizabeth Daly, Elizabeth Daly

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Evidence of Things Seen 139 copies, 4 reviews
Unexpected Night 131 copies, 5 reviews
The House Without the Door 129 copies, 2 reviews
Nothing Can Rescue Me 117 copies, 5 reviews
The Wrong Way Down 85 copies, 1 review
The Book of the Lion 83 copies, 1 review
Death and Letters 80 copies, 1 review
Somewhere in the House 75 copies, 2 reviews
And Dangerous to Know 71 copies, 2 reviews
The Book of the Crime 70 copies, 1 review
Deadly Nightshade 66 copies, 3 reviews
Night Walk 65 copies
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Elizabeth Daly was a lifelong fan of detective fiction and especially of the works of Wilkie Collins. At the age of 62, after several fruitless attempts, she succeeded in publishing her first novel, Unexpected Night. She wrote 15 more Henry Gamadge novels and became one of the grandes dames of American mystery fiction. She received a special Edgar Award from the Mystery Writers of America in 1961 for her body of work.
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