Albert Campion Mysteries Series

21 primary works • 27 total works
Albert Campion, a suave sleuth with noble blood, and his assistant Magersfontein Lugg, in London, England.
Series created and written by Margery Allingham; her final unfinished novel, Cargo of Eagles, was completed by her husband Youngman Carter who wrote two further entries in the series.
Series continued by Mike Ripley here: Mr Campion series

Book 1

The Crime at Black Dudley
3.63
· 6276 Ratings · 545 Reviews · published 1929 · 192 editions
A house party is under way at the remote mansion o…
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Book 2

Mystery Mile
3.90
· 4342 Ratings · 315 Reviews · published 1930 · 141 editions
A red chess piece... An improbable suicide... A di…
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Book 3

Look to the Lady
3.96
· 2590 Ratings · 208 Reviews · published 1931 · 65 editions
The Gyrth family had guarded the Gyrth Chalice for…
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Book 4

Police at the Funeral
3.96
· 6326 Ratings · 228 Reviews · published 1931 · 79 editions
The imperious Great Aunt Caroline Faraday runs her…
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Book 5

Sweet Danger
4.03
· 2972 Ratings · 194 Reviews · published 1933 · 60 editions
Way back during the crusades Richard I presented t…
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Book 6

Death of a Ghost
3.92
· 2328 Ratings · 167 Reviews · published 1934 · 243 editions
John Sebastian Lafcadio, is one of the greatest pa…
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Book 7

Flowers for the Judge
3.99
· 2110 Ratings · 139 Reviews · published 1936 · 270 editions
Scandal hits the prestigious publishing house of B…
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Book 8

The Case of the Late Pig
3.81
· 1857 Ratings · 148 Reviews · published 1937 · 145 editions
Private detective Albert Campion is summoned to th…
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Book 9

Dancers in Mourning
3.95
· 1596 Ratings · 133 Reviews · published 1937 · 104 editions
When song-and-dance star Jimmy Sutane falls victim…
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Book 10

The Fashion in Shrouds
3.92
· 2271 Ratings · 164 Reviews · published 1938 · 114 editions
Detective Albert Campion has a talented dress desi…
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Book 11

Traitor's Purse
3.98
· 1776 Ratings · 155 Reviews · published 1941 · 46 editions
Celebrated amateur detective Albert Campion awakes…
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Book 12

Pearls Before Swine
3.98
· 1635 Ratings · 105 Reviews · published 1945 · 44 editions
Albert Campion returns from three years’ work for …
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Book 13

More Work for the Undertaker
3.98
· 1914 Ratings · 110 Reviews · published 1948 · 60 editions
Elegant and engaging detective Albert Campion inve…
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Book 14

The Tiger in the Smoke
3.92
· 4635 Ratings · 353 Reviews · published 1952 · 168 editions
A fog is creeping through the weary streets of Lon…
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Book 15

The Beckoning Lady
3.88
· 1309 Ratings · 94 Reviews · published 1955 · 47 editions
Private detective Albert Campion's glorious summer…
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Book 16

Tether's End
3.97
· 1345 Ratings · 99 Reviews · published 1958 · 41 editions
In Hide My Eyes, private detective Albert Campion …
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Book 17

The China Governess
3.80
· 1075 Ratings · 90 Reviews · published 1962 · 37 editions
Truth that kills
Adopted heir Timothy Kinnit refus…
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Book 18

The Mind Readers
3.43
· 656 Ratings · 51 Reviews · published 1965 · 33 editions
Mind over murder
Two schoolboys have discovered a …
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Book 19

Cargo of Eagles
3.71
· 655 Ratings · 56 Reviews · published 1968 · 3 editions
In this, Ms. Allingham's last novel, the action re…
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Book 20

Mr. Campion's Farthing
3.76
· 348 Ratings · 12 Reviews · published 1969 · 11 editions
Murder and bad publicity stalk the inhabitants of …
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Book 21

Mr Campion's Falcon
3.64
· 188 Ratings · 15 Reviews · published 1970 · 10 editions
Matthew Matthews, archaeologist, died of a heart a…
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Mr Campion: Criminologist
3.87
· 86 Ratings · 15 Reviews · published 1937 · 39 editions
NO MARGIN FOR ERROR...

Campion had to be right the …
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Mr Campion and Others
3.83
· 374 Ratings · 32 Reviews · published 1939 · 20 editions
An enthusiastic equestrian who lives for hunting f…
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The Allingham Casebook
3.89
· 703 Ratings · 74 Reviews · published 1969 · 15 editions
Eighteen succulent mysteries from the Queen of Cri…
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The Allingham Minibus
3.97
· 377 Ratings · 50 Reviews · published 1973 · 10 editions
“How many of the detective stories you read do you…
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The Return of Mr Campion: 13 Collected Stories
3.78
· 444 Ratings · 72 Reviews · published 1989 · 10 editions
‘Nowadays, the Mystery goes everywhere.’

In thi…
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Book 6, 7, 9

Crime and Mr. Campion
3.91
· 89 Ratings · 10 Reviews · published 1959 · 48 editions
Three of Margery Allingham’s finest studies in sus…
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