Detective in Fiction & Harem-Scarem JOHN DICKSON CARR Malice Domestic 1999


Title: The Detective in Fiction and Harem-Scarem

Author: John Dickson Carr

Description: Stated First Edition, limited to 1000 copies. Stapled in lilac card covers. pp. 11, plus [5] pages publisher's catalog. 8.25 x 5.25 inches.

Two recently discovered John Dickson Carr items that had never appeared in book form. "The Detective in Fiction" was published in the June 1932 issue of The Writer, just when the 26-year-old Carr was beginning to make a name for himself. "Harem-Scarem" was published in the London Evening Mail on March 24, 1939, later discovered by British researcher Tony Medawar.

Published to Recognize John Dickson Carr as Ghost of Honor at the Malice Domestic XI convention, April 30-May 2, 1999.

Binding: Staple bound soft cover
Condition: Fine

Publisher: Crippen & Landru
Place: Norfolk, Virginia
Year: 1999

Keywords: detective fiction, mystery, writers on writing, Malice Domestic,

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