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In this uncommon anthology, the master of crime fiction, Julian Symons, has selected the less familiar stories of such famous crime writers as Chesterton, Doyle, Bierce, and Poe.
Paperback, 378 pages
Published November 6th 1984 by Penguin Books (first published 1984)
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Julian Gustave Symons is primarily remembered as a master of the art of crime writing. However, in his eighty-two years he produced an enormously varied body of work. Social and military history, biography and criticism were all subjects he touched upon with remarkable success, and he held a distinguished reputation in each field.

His novels were consistently highly individual and expertly crafted,
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