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Elisabeth Sanxay Holding - Murder is a Kill-Joy

Dell Books 103, 1946

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback by Ruth Belew

Ellery Queen - The American Gun Mystery

(Original Title: Death at the Rodeo)

Dell Books 4, 1946 with mapback

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback by Ruth Belew

 

This is an interesting mapback... the "Colosseum" of course does not and did not exist in NYC.... but you can see that its location is approximately where the WTC bldgs used to be.

   

George Harmon Coxe - Mrs. Murdock Takes a Case

Dell Books 202, 1947

Cover Artist: George A. Frederiksen

Mapback by Ruth Belew

Lange Lewis - Juliet Dies Twice

Dell Books 68, 1944

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback: Ruth Belew

 

Lange Lewis was a pseudonym of Jane Beynon

Rex Stout - Alphabet Hicks

Dell Books 146, 1947

Cover Artist: George A. Frederiksen

Mapback by Ruth Belew

George Harmon Coxe - The Lady is Afraid

Dell Books 147, 1947

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback by Ruth Belew

Brett Halliday - Murder Is My Business

Dell Books 184

Published 1947; 1948 (Canadian Edition)

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback Artist: Ruth Belew

 

Rex Stout - Alphabet Hicks

Dell Books 146, 1947

Cover Artist: George A. Frederiksen

Mapback by Ruth Belew

 

Olive Higgins Prouty - Now, Voyager

Dell Books 99, 1945

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback: Ruth Belew

Dorothy B. Hughes - The Blackbirder

Dell Books 149, 1947

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback by Ruth Belew

Dashiell Hammett - Hammett Homicides

Edited by Ellery Queen

Dell Books 223, 1948

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback by Ruth Belew

Dorothy B. Hughes - The So Blue Marble

Dell Books 100, 1946

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback: Ruth Belew

Brett Halliday - Murder Wears A Mummer's Mask

Dell Books 78, 1945

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback: Ruth Belew

H.W. Roden - One Angel Less

Dell Books 247, 1948

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback by Ruth Belew

Brett Halliday - Murder is my Business

Dell Books 326, 1949

Cover Artist: William George Jacobson

Mapback by Ruth Belew - same map as Dell 184

George Worthing Yates - If a Body

Dell Books 159, 1947

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback by Ruth Belew

 

Unusual sideways map

Helen Reilly - Name Your Poison

Dell Books 148, 1947

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback by Ruth Belew

Brett Halliday - Murder and the Married Virgin

Dell Books 323, 1949

Cover Artist: William George Jacobson

Mapback by Ruth Belew

Margaret Millar - Wall of Eyes

Dell Books 110, 1946

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback by Ruth Belew

H. F. Heard - Reply Paid

Dell Books 44, 1944

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback by Ruth Belew

Eunice Mays Boyd - Murder wears Mukluks

Dell Books 259, 1948

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Map by Ruth Belew

 

"Murder at 50° below zero"

Constance and Gwenyth Little - Great Black Kanba

Dell Books 181, 1947

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback by Ruth Belew

 

"A Story of Transcontinental Murder"

Katharine Newlin Burt - Lady in the Tower

Dell Books 191, 1947

Cover Artist: William Strohmer

Mapback by Ruth Belew

Jefferson Farjeon - Greenmask

Dell Books 111, 1946

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback by Ruth Belew

Alfred Hitchcock - Bar the Doors!

Dell Books 143, 1946

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback by Ruth Belew

 

Ghost-edited by Don Ward, containing:

 

H.G. Wells - Pollock and the Porroh Man

McKnight Malmar - The Storm

Alexander Woollcott - Moonlight Sonata

DuBose Heyward - The Half-Pint Flask

Peter Fleming - The Kill

F. Marion Crawford - The Upper Berth

Alfred Noyes - Midnight Express

Ambrose Bierce - The Damned Thing

D.E. Broster - Couching at the Door

August Derleth - The Metronome

Martin Armstrong - The Pipe-Smoker

Samuel Hopkins Adams - The Corpse at the Table

Wilbur Daniel Steele - The Woman at Seven Brothers

Margaret Irwin - The Book

 

Brett Halliday - Murder and the Married Virgin

Dell Books 128, 1946

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback by Ruth Belew

Carter Dickson - Death in Five Boxes

Dell Books 108, 1946

Cover Artist: William Strohmer

Mapback by Ruth Belew

John Dickson Carr - The Case of the Constant Suicides

Dell Books 91, 1945

Cover Art: George A. Frederiksen

Mapback by Ruth Belew

Mary Roberts Rinehart - The Red Lamp: A Ghostly Murder Mystery

Dell Books 131, 1946

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback by Ruth Belew

Matthew Head - The Devil in the Bush

Dell Books 158, 1947

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback by Ruth Belew

Elisabeth Sanxay Holding - The Innocent Mrs Duff

Dell Books 194, 1947

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback by Ruth Belew

Dorothy B. Hughes - The Cross-Eyed Bear Murders

Dell Books 48, 1944

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback by Ruth Belew

Helen Reilly - Mourned On Sunday

Dell Books 63, 1944

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Map back by Ruth Belew

Elizabeth Hughes Holloway - Cobweb House

Dell Books 133, 1946

Cover Artist: Otto Storch

Mapback by Ruth Belew

George Harmon Coxe - Murdock's Acid Test

(Original Title: The Barotique Mystery)

Dell Books 169, 1947

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback by Ruth Belew

C. W. Grafton - The Rat Began to Gnaw the Rope

Dell Books 180, 1947

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback by Ruth Belew

 

Sue Grafton is C.W. Grafton's daughter.

Harold Channing Wire - Trail Boss of Indian Beef

(Original Title: Indian Beef)

Dell Books 97, 1945

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback: Ruth Belew

 

First Dell Book with cellophane laminated cover.

Phoebe Atwood Taylor - Banbury Bog

Dell Books 251, 1948

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback by Ruth Belew

Faith Baldwin - Skyscraper

Dell Books 236, 1948

Cover Artist: Earl Sherwan

Mapback: Ruth Belew

Carter Dickson - Scotland Yard: Department of Queer Complaints

Dell Books 65, 1944

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback: Ruth Belew

Alice Tilton - The Left Leg

Dell Books 164, 1947

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback by Ruth Belew

 

Alice Tilton was a pseudonym of Phoebe Atwood Taylor

George Harmon Coxe - Murder for the Asking

Dell Books 58, 1944

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback: Ruth Belew

Mignon G. Eberhart - Wolf in Man's Clothing

Dell Books 136, 1946

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback by Ruth Belew

 

Edison Marshall - The White Brigand (with mapback)

Dell Books 144, 1947

Cover Artist: Earl Sherwan

Mapback Artist: Ruth Belew

A. A. Fair - Spill the Jackpot

Dell Books 109

Published 1946

Cover Artist: George A. Frederiksen

Mapback by Ruth Belew

George Worthing Yates - The Body That Wasn't Uncle

Dell Books 52

Published, 1944

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback by Ruth Belew

Audrey Gaines - While the Wind Howled

Dell Books 51, 1944

Cover Artist: George A. Frederiksen

Mapback by Ruth Belew

Rex Stout - The Hand in the Glove

Dell Books 177, 1947

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback by Ruth Belew

Lucy Cores - Painted for the Kill

Dell Books 87, 1945

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback: Ruth Belew

Jerome Odlum - The Mirabilis Diamond

Dell Books 303, 1949

Cover Artist: Gerald Gregg

Mapback Artist: Ruth Belew

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