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Richard Horatio Edgar Wallace (April 1, 1875–February 10, 1932) was a prolific British crime writer, journalist and playwright, who wrote 175 novels, 24 plays, and countless articles in newspapers and journals.

Over 160 films have been made of his novels, more than any other author.

In the 1920s, one of Wallace's publishers claimed that a quarter of all books read in England were written by him.… (more)


Four Just Men

by Edgar Wallace

These are stories of the Four Just Men, Edgar Wallace's famous characters known to the wider public principally as a result of the early television series of the same name. The source material is, of course,...

Mr J G Reeder Returns

Mr Justice Maxell

On the Spot: Violence and Murder in Chicago

Planetoid 127

by Edgar Wallace

Radio communication with another planet.

Red Aces

Room 13


Terror Keep

The Angel of Terror

by Edgar Wallace

Angelically beautiful Jean Briggerland is a sociopathic criminal, so lovely that none can see her guilt -- even in connection with the most blatant crimes! Can Jack Glover, best friend and lawyer to Jean's latest...

The Avenger

The Blue Hand

The Clue of the New Pin

The Clue of the Twisted Candle

The Coat of Arms

The Crimson Circle

The Daffodil Mystery

by Edgar Wallace

When Mr Thomas Lyne, poet, poseur and owner of Lyne's Emporium insults a cashier, Odette Rider, she resigns. Having summoned detective Jack Tarling to investigate another employee, Mr Milburgh, Lyne now changes...

The Door with Seven Locks

The Duke in the Suburbs

The Face in the Night

The Flying Squad

The Greek Poropulos

The Green Rust

The Guv'nor

The Joker

The Keepers of the King's Peace

The Man who bought London

The Man who Passed

The Mind of Mr J G Reeder

The Sinister Man

The Square Emerald

The Valley of Ghosts

The Yellow Snake

White Face