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Otto Penzler owns the Mysterious Bookshop in New York & founded the Mysterious Press & Otto Penzler Books. He has written & edited several books, including the Edgar-winning "Encyclopedia of Mystery & Detection". (Bowker Author Biography)
— biography from The Black Lizard Big Book of Pulps: The Best Crime Stories from the Pulps During Their Golden Age — The '20s, '30s & '40s
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The Best American Mystery Stories of the Century (Series Editor) 416 copies, 6 reviews
The Best American Noir of the Century (Editor) 316 copies, 6 reviews
The Big Book of Christmas Mysteries (Editor) 226 copies, 7 reviews
Christmas at The Mysterious Bookshop (Editor) 219 copies, 18 reviews
The Best American Mystery Stories 2005 (Series Editor) 181 copies, 5 reviews
The Best American Mystery Stories 2011 (Series Editor) 178 copies, 2 reviews
The Best American Mystery Stories 2003 (Series Editor) 175 copies, 2 reviews
The Best American Mystery Stories 2007 (Series Editor) 175 copies, 5 reviews
The Best American Mystery Stories 1998 (Series Editor) 166 copies
The Best American Mystery Stories 2008 (Series Editor) 158 copies, 2 reviews
The Best American Mystery Stories 2002 (Series Editor) 150 copies
The Best American Mystery Stories 2006 (Series Editor) 144 copies, 1 review
The Best American Mystery Stories 2010 (Series Editor) 140 copies, 3 reviews
The Best American Mystery Stories 1999 (Series Editor) 138 copies, 2 reviews
The Best American Mystery Stories 2001 (Series Editor) 132 copies, 2 reviews
The Best American Mystery Stories 2000 (Series Editor) 131 copies, 3 reviews
The Best American Mystery Stories 2004 (Series Editor) 130 copies, 1 review
Detectionary (Editor) 127 copies, 1 review
The Best American Mystery Stories 2012 (Series Editor) 119 copies, 2 reviews
Dangerous Women (Editor) 116 copies, 2 reviews
The Best American Mystery Stories 1997 (Series editor) 112 copies
The Big Book of Sherlock Holmes Stories (Editor) 109 copies, 3 reviews
The Best American Mystery Stories 2009 (Series Editor) 105 copies, 3 reviews
The Big Book of Ghost Stories (Editor) 103 copies, 8 reviews
The Best American Mystery Stories 2015 (Series Editor) 91 copies, 3 reviews
The Best American Mystery Stories 2013 (Foreword; Editor) 90 copies
The Best American Mystery Stories 2018 (Series editor) 84 copies, 2 reviews
The Best American Mystery Stories 2014 (Series Editor) 83 copies, 2 reviews
Murder for Love (Editor) 81 copies
Agents of Treachery (Editor) 78 copies, 4 reviews
The Big Book of Female Detectives (Editor) 57 copies, 1 review
Pulp Fiction: The Villains 57 copies, 2 reviews
The Best American Crime Reporting 2010 (Editor) 57 copies, 1 review
The Best American Mystery Stories 2017 (Series Editor) 55 copies, 2 reviews
The Big Book of Rogues and Villains (Editor) 50 copies, 2 reviews
The Best American Mystery Stories 2020 (Editor) 46 copies, 1 review
The Best American Mystery Stories of the 19th Century (Editor & Introduction) 44 copies, 1 review
Zombies! Zombies! Zombies! (Editor) 41 copies
The Best American Mystery Stories 2019 (Series editor) 39 copies, 3 reviews
Murderers' Row (Editor) 36 copies, 1 review
Golden Age Detective Stories 32 copies, 2 reviews
Pulp Fiction: The Dames 32 copies, 3 reviews
The Best Mystery Stories of the Year: 2021 (Editor) 29 copies, 4 reviews
Murder at the Foul Line (Editor; Introduction) 27 copies, 1 review
Kwik Krimes 24 copies, 1 review
The Big Book of Espionage 21 copies, 1 review
The Locked-Room Mysteries (Editor) 17 copies, 2 reviews
Sherlock 14 copies
Mysterious Obsessions 10 copies, 1 review
The Cask 5 copies
The Best American Mystery Stories 2002 [Audio Book, abridged] (Narrator; Series Editor) 3 copies, 1 review
Millennium thriller 3 copies, 1 review
Moord uit het boekje (Editor) 3 copies
No Name 2 copies
813 2 copies
The Hound of the Baskervilles (Introduction, some editions) 13,434 copies, 268 reviews
The Scarlet Pimpernel (Introduction, some editions) 7,797 copies, 178 reviews
The Sign of Four (Introduction, some editions) 4,492 copies, 150 reviews
A Kiss before Dying (Introduction, some editions) 1,169 copies, 33 reviews
The Circular Staircase (Introduction, some editions) 863 copies, 39 reviews
The Floating Admiral (Editor, some editions) 707 copies, 22 reviews
Raffles: The Amateur Cracksman (Introduction, some editions) 703 copies, 30 reviews
Fiddlers (some editions) 425 copies, 8 reviews
Green for Danger (Introduction, some editions) 350 copies, 9 reviews
The Man in Lower Ten (Introduction, some editions) 344 copies, 16 reviews
The Wrong Box (Introduction, some editions) 340 copies, 8 reviews
The Siamese Twin Mystery (Introduction, some editions) 314 copies, 8 reviews
The Perfume of the Lady in Black (Introduction, some editions) 258 copies, 4 reviews
The Bishop Murder Case (Editor, some editions) 215 copies, 12 reviews
The Plague Court Murders (Introduction, some editions) 202 copies, 9 reviews
The Case of the Baker Street Irregulars (Introduction, some editions) 183 copies, 8 reviews
The Scarab Murder Case (Editor, some editions) 141 copies, 3 reviews
The So Blue Marble (Introduction, some editions) 113 copies, 5 reviews
The Best American Crime Writing 2005 (Editor, some editions) 112 copies, 1 review
The Mighty Johns (Editor, some editions) 80 copies, 2 reviews
The Singing Bone (Introduction, some editions) 77 copies, 4 reviews
The Best American Crime Reporting 2008 (Series editor) 72 copies, 1 review
The Best American Mystery Stories 2016 (Series editor) 61 copies, 1 review
A Miscellany for bibliophiles (Contributor) 23 copies, 1 review
Collectibles (Contributor) 15 copies, 2 reviews
The Mystery Mind (Introduction, some editions) 11 copies
Inward Journey (Contributor) 11 copies
Criminal Records (Editor) 5 copies
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