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All but impossible! : an anthology of locked room & impossible crime stories by members of the Mystery Writers of America

Author: Edward D Hoch; Mystery Writers of America.
Publisher: New Haven : Ticknor & Fields, 1981.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The "locked room" story has a long and noble history. These stories, by some of the best authors, will mystify your, terrify you-- and entertain you!
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward D Hoch; Mystery Writers of America.
ISBN: 0899190456 9780899190457
OCLC Number: 7555956
Description: xi, 359 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The shadow of the goat / John Dickson Carr --
The little house at Croix-Rousse / Georges Simenon --
The problem of the Emperor's mushrooms / James Yaffe --
From another world / Clayton Rawson --
Through a glass, darkly / Helen McCloy --
Snowball in July / Ellery Queen --
The Newtonian egg / Peter Godfrey --
The triple-lock'd room / Lillian de la Torre --
The brazen locked room / Isaac Asimov --
The Martian crown jewels / Poul Anderson --
The day the children vanished / Hugh Pentecost --
As if by magic / Julian Symons --
The impossible theft / John F. Suter --
Mr. Strang takes a field trip / William Brittain --
No one likes to be played for a sucker / Michael Collins --
The Arrowmont Prison riddle / Bill Pronzini --
Box in a box / Jack Ritchie --
The Number 12 jinx / John L. Breen --
The magician's wife / J.F. Peirce --
The problem of the covered bridge / Edward D. Hoch.
Responsibility: edited by Edward D. Hoch.

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The "locked room" story has a long and noble history. These stories, by some of the best authors, will mystify your, terrify you-- and entertain you!

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