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The Resource The big book of Christmas mysteries, edited and with an introduction by Otto Penzler

The big book of Christmas mysteries, edited and with an introduction by Otto Penzler

Label
The big book of Christmas mysteries
Title
The big book of Christmas mysteries
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Otto Penzler
Title variation
Christmas mysteries
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Edgar Award-winning editor Otto Penzler collects sixty of his all-time favorite holiday crime stories--many of which are difficult or nearly impossible to find anywhere else"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Summary
An Edgar Award-winning editor collects 60 of his all-time favorite holiday crime stories, including tales by O. Henry, G.K. Chesterton, Thomas Hardy, Ed McBain, Mary Higgins Clark, Isaac Asimov, Ngaio Marsh, Peter Lovesey, Max Allan Collins, Stanley Ellin, John D. Macdonald, Damon Runyon, Donald E. Westlake and John D. Mortimer
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10226471
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
808.8/0334
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6071.C6
LC item number
B515 2013
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Penzler, Otto
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Vintage crime/Black Lizard
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Crime
  • Christmas
  • Criminal investigation
  • Detectives
Target audience
adult
Label
The big book of Christmas mysteries, edited and with an introduction by Otto Penzler
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Vintage crime/Black lizard original"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Adventure of the Dauphin's doll
  • Ellery Queen
  • Morse's greatest mystery
  • Colin Dexter
  • More than flesh and blood
  • Susan Moody
  • Butler's Christmas eve
  • Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • Trinity cat
  • Ellis Peters
  • Adventure of the Christmas pudding
  • Burglar and the whatsit
  • Donald E. Westlake
  • Dancing Dan's Christmas
  • Damon Runyon
  • A visit from St. Nicholas
  • Ron Goulart
  • Thieves who couldn't help sneezing
  • Thomas Hardy
  • Rumpole and the spirit of Christmas
  • John Mortimer
  • Agatha Christie
  • A reversible Santa Clause
  • Meredith Nicholson
  • A scandal in winter
  • Gillian Linscott
  • Christmas client
  • Edward D. Hoch
  • Secret in the pudding bag & Herlock Sholmes's Christmas case
  • Peter Todd
  • Christmas Eve
  • S.C. Roberts
  • Gold, Frankincense and murder
  • Adventure of the blue carbuncle
  • Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Dead on Christmas street
  • John D. MacDonald
  • Crime's Christmas carol
  • Norvell Page
  • Serenade to a killer
  • Joseph Commings
  • The haunted crescent
  • Peter Lovesey
  • Catherine Aird
  • A Christmas in camp
  • Edmund Cox
  • Christmas Bogey
  • Pat Frank
  • Killer Christian
  • Andrew Klavan
  • Ghost's touch
  • Fergus Hume
  • A wreath for Marley
  • Max Allan Collins
  • Boxing unclever
  • Robert Barnard
  • Proof of the pudding
  • Peter Lovesey
  • The carol singers / Josephine Bell -- Waxworks / Ethel Lina White -- Cambric tea / Marjorie Bowen -- The 74th tale / Jonathan Santlofer -- The uninnocent / Bradford Morrow -- Blue Christmas / Peter Robinson -- Noel, noel / Barry Perowne -- Death on Christmas Eve / Stanley Ellin -- The Chinese apple / Joseph Shearing -- And all through the house / Ed McBain -- An early Christmas / Doug Allyn -- The live tree / John Lutz -- Three-dot Po / Sara Paretsky -- Mad dog / Dick Lochte -- Sister Bessie / Cyril Hare -- That's the ticket / Mary Higgins Clark -- Death on the air / Ngaio Marsh -- The thirteenth day of Christmas / Isaac Asimov / The Christmas kitten / Ed Gorman -- The Santa Claus club / Julian Symons -- The flying stars / G.K. Chesterton -- Christmas party / Rex Stout -- The Raffles relics / E.W. Hornung -- The price of light / Ellis Peters -- A present for Santa Sahib / H.R.F. Keating -- The Christmas train / Will Scott -- Markheim / Robert Louis Stevenson -- A chaparral Christmas gift / O. Henry -- The Chopham affair / Edgar Wallace -- A Christmas tragedy / Agatha Christie
Control code
20102875
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 654 pages
Isbn
9780345802989
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013014764
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn826076413
  • (OCoLC)826076413
Label
The big book of Christmas mysteries, edited and with an introduction by Otto Penzler
Publication
Note
"A Vintage crime/Black lizard original"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Adventure of the Dauphin's doll
  • Ellery Queen
  • Morse's greatest mystery
  • Colin Dexter
  • More than flesh and blood
  • Susan Moody
  • Butler's Christmas eve
  • Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • Trinity cat
  • Ellis Peters
  • Adventure of the Christmas pudding
  • Burglar and the whatsit
  • Donald E. Westlake
  • Dancing Dan's Christmas
  • Damon Runyon
  • A visit from St. Nicholas
  • Ron Goulart
  • Thieves who couldn't help sneezing
  • Thomas Hardy
  • Rumpole and the spirit of Christmas
  • John Mortimer
  • Agatha Christie
  • A reversible Santa Clause
  • Meredith Nicholson
  • A scandal in winter
  • Gillian Linscott
  • Christmas client
  • Edward D. Hoch
  • Secret in the pudding bag & Herlock Sholmes's Christmas case
  • Peter Todd
  • Christmas Eve
  • S.C. Roberts
  • Gold, Frankincense and murder
  • Adventure of the blue carbuncle
  • Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Dead on Christmas street
  • John D. MacDonald
  • Crime's Christmas carol
  • Norvell Page
  • Serenade to a killer
  • Joseph Commings
  • The haunted crescent
  • Peter Lovesey
  • Catherine Aird
  • A Christmas in camp
  • Edmund Cox
  • Christmas Bogey
  • Pat Frank
  • Killer Christian
  • Andrew Klavan
  • Ghost's touch
  • Fergus Hume
  • A wreath for Marley
  • Max Allan Collins
  • Boxing unclever
  • Robert Barnard
  • Proof of the pudding
  • Peter Lovesey
  • The carol singers / Josephine Bell -- Waxworks / Ethel Lina White -- Cambric tea / Marjorie Bowen -- The 74th tale / Jonathan Santlofer -- The uninnocent / Bradford Morrow -- Blue Christmas / Peter Robinson -- Noel, noel / Barry Perowne -- Death on Christmas Eve / Stanley Ellin -- The Chinese apple / Joseph Shearing -- And all through the house / Ed McBain -- An early Christmas / Doug Allyn -- The live tree / John Lutz -- Three-dot Po / Sara Paretsky -- Mad dog / Dick Lochte -- Sister Bessie / Cyril Hare -- That's the ticket / Mary Higgins Clark -- Death on the air / Ngaio Marsh -- The thirteenth day of Christmas / Isaac Asimov / The Christmas kitten / Ed Gorman -- The Santa Claus club / Julian Symons -- The flying stars / G.K. Chesterton -- Christmas party / Rex Stout -- The Raffles relics / E.W. Hornung -- The price of light / Ellis Peters -- A present for Santa Sahib / H.R.F. Keating -- The Christmas train / Will Scott -- Markheim / Robert Louis Stevenson -- A chaparral Christmas gift / O. Henry -- The Chopham affair / Edgar Wallace -- A Christmas tragedy / Agatha Christie
Control code
20102875
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 654 pages
Isbn
9780345802989
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013014764
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn826076413
  • (OCoLC)826076413

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