The Great Book of Thrillers (1935) (1st ed)


The Great Book of Thrillers (1935) (1st ed)


Title: The Great Book of Thrillers

Author: H. Douglas Thomson (ed.)

Publisher: Odhams Press, 1935. First thus.

Condition: Hardcove, faux leather. Fair, reading copy only. Slight tear to cloth on spine, heavy tanning and slight foxing, especially to edges and first few pages. With illustrated plates. App 7″ by 4.5″, 765pp. A heavy book, overseas shipping will cost extra.

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Contents include:

Michael Arlen. The Smell in the Library

Honore de Balzac. The Mysterious Woman

Wilkie Collins. The Lady of Glenwith Grange

Nathaniel Hawthorne. Edward Randolph’s Portrait

Washington Irving. The Spectre Bridegroom

E. Phillips Oppenheim. The Cafe of Terror

Edgar Allan Poe. The Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar.

Agatha Christie. The Witness for the Prosecution

Dorothy L. Sayers. Bitter Almonds

Algernon Blackwood. The Willows

Daniel Defoe. The Ghost of Dorothy Dingley

Charles Dickens. To be Taken with a Grain of Salt

Oscard Wilde. The Sphinx Without a Secret

……….and many more.