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The quintessence of Queen. Best prize stories from 12 years of Ellery Queen's mystery magazine.

Author: Anthony Boucher
Publisher: New York, Random House [1962]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine consistently offered mystery and suspense fiction of high quality. This anthology culls the best of the best, but some outstanding practitioners of the genre.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Mystery fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ellery Queen's mystery magazine.
Quintessence of Queen.
New York, Random House [1962]
(OCoLC)612621186
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Boucher
OCLC Number: 1236870
Description: 560 pages 22 cm
Contents: Introduction / Anthony Boucher --
An error in chemistry / William Faulkner --
Love comes to Miss Lucy / Q. Patrick --
The house-in-your-hand murder / Roy Vickers --
The other side of the curtain / Helen McCloy --
From another world / Clayton Rawson --
The specialty of the house / Stanley Ellin --
The garden of forking paths / Jorge Luis Borges --
A study in white / Nicholas Blake --
The arrow of God / Leslie Charteris --
Beyond the sea of death / Miriam Allen de Ford --
The gentleman from Paris / John Dickson Carr --
Love lies bleeding / Philip MacDonald --
The trail of John Nobody / A.H.Z. Carr --
The lady-killer / Wilbur Daniel Steele --
The enemy / Charlotte Armstrong --
The contradictory case / Hugh Pentecost --
Woman hunt no good / Oliver La Farge --
Homecoming / Veronica Parker Johns --
The singing stick / Edgar Pangborn --
The challenge / John W. Vandercook --
The quality of mercy / Eleazar Lipsky --
You know what, teacher? / Zenna Henderson --
Tall story / Margery Allingham --
Mom in the spring / James Yaffe --
Dodie and the boogerman / Vinnie Williams --
The man who went to Taltavul's / David Alexander --
The customs of the country / Thomas Flanagan --
Only on rainy nights / Mark van Doren --
The necessity of his condition / Avram Davidson --
Lilith, stay away from the door / B.J.R. Stolper --
The Gettysburg bugle / Ellery Queen.
Other Titles: Ellery Queen's mystery magazine.
Responsibility: Selected and with an introd. by Anthony Boucher.

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Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine consistently offered mystery and suspense fiction of high quality. This anthology culls the best of the best, but some outstanding practitioners of the genre.

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