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Elizabeth Daly (1878–1967)

Author of Evidence of Things Seen

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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 Gamage novels and became one of the grande 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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