Great Detective Stories Revised 1949 Edited Howard Haycraft
14 Great Detective Stories (Revised Edition), 1949 was edited and introduced by Howard Haycraft.
Known for his collections of detective mysteries, Haycroft presents his selection of the best stories written by 1949. Most critics today would agree with him.
A fine gift for the early enthusiast for mysteries stories: Poe, Doyle, Chesterton,Christie, Sayers, Queen, Stout and others.
This hard cover book is in fair to good condition. The dust jacket is a bit ragged, but the book itself shows little shelf wear. There is a weakness in the binding after the half title page, but there are no marks or tears in this clean copy;
The book measures 5 inches by 7 1/2 inches by 1 inch and has 464 pages.