The Mysterious Bookshop

Otto Penzler, ed. - Bibliomysteries (Bibliography)

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The Mysterious Bookshop has published an annotated bibliography of first editions of mystery fiction set in the world of books. Written by the award-winning mystery expert and editor Otto Penzler, this comprehensive volume covers every title published between 1849-2000 that falls into the bibliomystery sub-genre. In addition to notes of issue on publication, publisher, and date, plus plot descriptions, Bibliomysteries includes 130 full-color photographs of rare or especially interesting dust jackets and covers. This bibliography is a must for collectors, booksellers, and scholars of mystery fiction.


Specializing in Mystery Fiction and all its subgenres, including Detective, Crime, Hardboiled, Thrillers, Espionage, and Suspense.

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