At the Circulating Library Genre Information: Detective Fiction

Description: The following novels have antagonists or protagonists who are detectives (either professional or amateur). See entry in Sutherland.

References: Sutherland

  1. Charles Dickens.  Bleak House.  1 vol.  London: Bradbury and Evans, 1853.
  2. John Lang.  The Forger's Wife.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1855.
  3. William Russell.  Recollections of a Detective Police-Officer.  1 vol.  London: J. and C. Brown, 1856.
  4. Wilkie Collins.  After Dark.  2 vol.  London: Smith, Elder, 1856.
  5. Wilkie Collins.  The Queen of Hearts.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett, 1859.
  6. William Russell.  Recollections of a Detective Police-Officer. Second Series.  1 vol.  London: W. Kent and Co., 1859.
  7. John Bennett.  Tom Fox: or, The Revelations of a Detective.  1 vol.  London: George Vickers, 1860.
  8. Watts Phillips.  The Hooded Snake: A Story of the Secret Police.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1860.
  9. Charles Martel.  The Detective's Note-Book.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1860.
  10. Henry Robert Addison.  Diary of a Judge: Being Trials of Life Compiled from the Note-book of a Recently Deceased Judge.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1860.
  11. Charles Martel.  Diary of an Ex-Detective.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1860.
  12. Robert Curtis.  The Irish Police Officer: Comprising the Identification, and Other Tales, founded upon Remarkable Trials in Ireland.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1861.
  13. William Russell.  The Experiences of a French Detective Officer. Adapted from the MSS. of T. Duhamel.  1 vol.  London: C. H. Clarke, 1861.
  14. William Russell.  Experiences of a Real Detective.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1862.
  15. Mary Elizabeth Braddon.  Lady Audley's Secret.  3 vol.  London: Tinsley Brothers, 1862.
  16. Ellen Wood.  The Channings.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1862.
  17. Henry Robert Addison.  Recollections of an Irish Police Magistrate, and Other Reminiscences of the South of Ireland.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1862.
  18. Robert Curtis.  Curiosities of Detection: or, The Sea-Coast Station, and Other Tales.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1862.
  19. William Russell.  Autobiography of an English Detective.  2 vol.  London: John Maxwell, 1863.
  20. William Stephens Hayward.  Revelations of a Lady Detective.  1 vol.  London: George Vickers, 1864.
  21. Charles Warren Adams.  The Notting Hill Mystery.  1 vol.  London: Saunders and Otley, 1865.
  22. Wilkie Collins.  The Moonstone: A Romance.  3 vol.  London: Tinsley Brothers, 1868.
  23. Thomas Wilkinson Speight.  Under Lock and Key: A Story.  3 vol.  London: Tinsley Brothers, 1869.
  24. Anthony Trollope.  He Knew He Was Right.  2 vol.  London: Alexander Strahan, 1869.
  25. Arthur William à'Beckett.  Fallen Among Thieves: A Novel of "Interest".  3 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1870.
  26. J. Sheridan Le Fanu.  Checkmate.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett, 1871.
  27. Anthony Trollope.  The Eustace Diamonds.  3 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1873.
  28. Coutts Nelson.  What Old Father Thames Said: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Samuel Tinsley, 1876.
  29. William Clark Russell.  Is He the Man?.  3 vol.  London: Tinsley Brothers, 1876.
  30. Catherine Louisa Pirkis.  Disappeared from Her Home: A Novel.  1 vol.  London: Remington, 1877.
  31. James Payn.  Two Hundred Pounds Reward and Other Tales.  1 vol.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1879.
  32. Frederick Spencer Bird.  Stonedell Lodge: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Samuel Tinsley, 1879.
  33. Charles Gibbon.  By Mead and Stream: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1884.
  34. Frank Barrett.  Little Lady Linton: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Bentley, 1884.
  35. Benjamin Leopold Farjeon.  Great Porter Square: A Mystery.  3 vol.  London: Ward and Downey, 1884.
  36. Charles Gibbon.  Fancy Free, and Other Stories.  3 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1884.
  37. Charles Gibbon.  Heart's Delight: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1885.
  38. Charles Gibbon.  A Hard Knot: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1885.
  39. Charles Gibbon.  A Princess of Jutedom.  3 vol.  London: Ward and Downey, 1886.
  40. Fergus Hume.  The Mystery of a Hansom Cab.  1 vol.  London: Hansom Cab Publishing Co., 1886.
  41. Emma Van Deventer.  The Detective's Daughter: or, Madeline Payne.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1887.
  42. Mary Cholmondeley.  The Danvers Jewels.  1 vol.  London: Bentley, 1887.
  43. Charles Granville.  Sir Hector's Watch.  1 vol.  London: John Murray, 1887.
  44. Emma Van Deventer.  The Diamond Coterie: A Detective Story.  1 vol.  London: Routledge, 1887.
  45. Emma Van Deventer.  The Rival Detectives: or, Dangerous Ground.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1887.
  46. Arthur Conan Doyle.  A Study in Scarlet.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1888.
  47. Joyce Emmerson Preston Muddock.  The Man-Hunter: Stories from the Note-book of a Detective.  1 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1888.
  48. Charles Gibbon.  Beyond Compare: A Story.  3 vol.  London: Sampson Low, 1888.
  49. Benjamin Leopold Farjeon.  Devlin the Barber.  1 vol.  London: Ward and Downey, 1888.
  50. Emma Van Deventer.  The Mountain Mystery: or, Outlaws of the Rockies. A Detective Story.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1888.
  51. Charles Gibbon.  Blood Money and Other Stories.  2 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1889.
  52. F. A. Scudamore.  The White Blind: A Realistic and Sensational Story.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1889.
  53. Mary Cholmondeley.  Sir Charles Danvers.  2 vol.  London: Bentley, 1889.
  54. Richard Arkwright.  The Queen Anne's Gate Mystery: A Novel.  2 vol.  London: F. V. White, 1889.
  55. Joyce Emmerson Preston Muddock.  Caught at Last!: Leaves from the Note-book of a Detective.  1 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1889.
  56. Joyce Emmerson Preston Muddock.  The Man from Manchester.  1 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1890.
  57. Arthur Conan Doyle.  The Sign of Four.  1 vol.  London: Spencer Blackett, 1890.
  58. Joyce Emmerson Preston Muddock.  Who Poisoned Hetty Duncan? and Other Detective Stories.  1 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1890.
  59. Joyce Emmerson Preston Muddock.  Tracked and Taken: Detective Sketches.  1 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1890.
  60. Emma Van Deventer.  Moina: A Detective Story.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1891.
  61. Joyce Emmerson Preston Muddock.  A Detective's Triumphs.  1 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1891.
  62. Emma Van Deventer.  A Slender Clue: or, The Mystery of Mardi Graz. A Detective Story.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1891.
  63. Arthur Conan Doyle.  The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.  1 vol.  London: George Newnes, 1892.
  64. Joyce Emmerson Preston Muddock.  In the Grip of the Law.  1 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1892.
  65. Thomas Cobb.  Wedderburn's Will: A Detective Story.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1892.
  66. Robert Howe Fletcher.  The Mystery of a Studio, and Other Stories.  1 vol.  London: Lawrence and Bullen, 1892.
  67. Joyce Emmerson Preston Muddock.  From Information Received.  1 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1892.
  68. Joyce Emmerson Preston Muddock.  Wanted!: A Detective's Strange Adventures.  1 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1892.
  69. Joyce Emmerson Preston Muddock.  Tracked to Doom: The Story of a Mystery and its Unraveling.  1 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1892.
  70. Joyce Emmerson Preston Muddock.  Suspicion Aroused.  1 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1893.
  71. Grant Allen.  Ivan Greet's Masterpiece Etc..  1 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1893.
  72. Joyce Emmerson Preston Muddock.  Link by Link: Detective Stories.  1 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1893.
  73. Joyce Emmerson Preston Muddock.  From Clue to Capture: A Series of Thrilling Detective Stories.  1 vol.  London: Hutchinson, 1893.
  74. Headon Hill.  Clues from a Detective's Camera.  1 vol.  Bristol: Arrowsmith, 1893.
  75. Frank Barrett.  Kitty's Father: A Romance of the Period.  3 vol.  London: William Heinemann, 1893.
  76. Emma Van Deventer.  A Dead Man's Step: A Detective Story.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1893.
  77. Headon Hill.  Zambra the Detective: Some Clues from his Notebook.  1 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1894.
  78. Max Pemberton.  Jewel Mysteries I Have Known: From a Dealer's Note Book.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1894.
  79. Emma Van Deventer.  Against Odds: A Detective Story.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1894.
  80. Arthur Conan Doyle.  The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes.  1 vol.  London: George Newnes, 1894.
  81. Catherine Louisa Pirkis.  The Experiences of Loveday Brooke, Lady Detective.  1 vol.  London: Hutchinson, 1894.
  82. Arthur Morrison.  Martin Hewitt, Investigator.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1894.
  83. Joyce Emmerson Preston Muddock.  Found and Fettered: A Series of Thrilling Detective Stories.  1 vol.  London: Hutchinson, 1894.
  84. Joyce Emmerson Preston Muddock.  Dark Deeds.  1 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1895.
  85. Arthur Morrison.  Chronicles of Martin Hewitt: Being the Second Series of the Adventures of Martin Hewitt, Investigator.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1895.
  86. David Christie Murray.  The Investigations of John Pym.  1 vol.  London: F. V. White, 1895.
  87. Emma Van Deventer.  No Proof: A Detective Story.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1895.
  88. Henry Herman.  The Crime of a Christmas Toy: A Detective Story.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1895.
  89. M. P. Shiel.  Prince Zaleski.  1 vol.  London: John Lane, 1895.
  90. Joyce Emmerson Preston Muddock.  Eugéne Vidocq. Soldier, Thief, Spy, Detective: A Romance Founded on Fact.  1 vol.  London: Hutchinson, 1895.
  91. Joyce Emmerson Preston Muddock.  Riddles Read.  1 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1896.
  92. Arthur Morrison.  Adventures of Martin Hewitt: Third Series.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1896.
  93. Major Arthur George Frederick Griffiths.  The Rome Express.  1 vol.  London: John Milne, 1896.
  94. Francis Henry Atkins.  A Studio Mystery: A Novel.  1 vol.  London: Jarrold and Son, 1897.
  95. Joyce Emmerson Preston Muddock.  The Chronicles of Michael Danevitch of the Russian Secret Service.  1 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1897.
  96. George Robert Sims.  Dorcas Dene, Detective: Her Adventures.  1 vol.  London: F. V. White, 1897.
  97. Emma Van Deventer.  The Last Stroke: A Detective Story.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1897.
  98. George Robert Sims.  Dorcas Dene, Detective: Her Adventures. Second Series.  1 vol.  London: F. V. White, 1898.
  99. Burford Delannoy.  The Missing Cyclist, and Other Stories.  1 vol.  London: Simpkin, 1898.
  100. Matthias MacDonnell Bodkin.  Paul Beck, the Rule of Thumb Detective.  1 vol.  London: C. Arthur Pearson, 1898.
  101. Robert W. Chambers.  The Mystery of Choice.  1 vol.  London: Harper and Bros., 1898.
  102. Major Arthur George Frederick Griffiths.  A Girl of Grit.  1 vol.  London: John Milne, 1898.
  103. Hesketh Hesketh-Prichard.  Ghosts: Being the Experiences of Flaxman Low.  1 vol.  London: C. Arthur Pearson, 1899.
  104. Fergus Hume.  The Silent House in Pimlico: A Detective Story.  1 vol.  London: John Long, 1899.
  105. Burford Delannoy.  A Thespian Detective and Other Theatrical Stories.  1 vol.  Southend: E. J. Ellis, 1899.
  106. Joyce Emmerson Preston Muddock.  The Records of Vincent Trill of the Detective Service.  1 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1899.
  107. Marie Connor.  Michael Dred, Detective: The Unravelling of a Mystery of Twenty Years.  1 vol.  London: Grant Richards, 1899.
  108. Burford Delannoy.  The Garden Court Murder: A Detective Story.  1 vol.  Southend: E. J. Ellis, 1899.
  109. Charles Edward Carryl.  The River Syndicate, and Other Stories.  1 vol.  London: Harper and Bros., 1899.
  110. Grant Allen.  Hilda Wade.  1 vol.  London: Grant Richards, 1900.
  111. Joyce Emmerson Preston Muddock.  The Adventures of Tyler Tatlock, Private Detective.  1 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1900.
  112. Fergus Hume.  The Lady from Nowhere: A Detective Story.  1 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1900.
  113. Herbert Cadett.  The Adventures of a Journalist.  1 vol.  London: Sands, 1900.
  114. Major Arthur George Frederick Griffiths.  In Tight Places: Some Experiences of an Amateur Detective.  1 vol.  London: Jarrold and Son, 1900.
  115. Richard Marsh.  An Aristocratic Detective.  1 vol.  London: Digby, Long, 1900.
  116. Matthias MacDonnell Bodkin.  Dora Myrl, the Lady Detective.  1 vol.  London: Chatto and Windus, 1900.
  117. Burford Delannoy.  Nineteen Thousand Pounds.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1901.
  118. Burford Delannoy.  Between the Lines: A Detective Story.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1901.
  119. Guy Boothby.  The Mystery of the Clasped Hands.  1 vol.  London: F. V. White, 1901.
  120. Richard Harding Davis.  In the Fog.  1 vol.  London: Ward, Lock, 1901.
  121. Arthur Conan Doyle.  The Hound of the Baskervilles: Another Adventure of Sherlock Holmes.  1 vol.  London: George Newnes, 1902.