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1 (Wallace, Edgar) Lane, Margaret EDGAR WALLACE: The Biography of a Phenomenon
New York: Book League of America, Inc., 1939. Reprint. Hardcover. Lightly bumped lower corner tips, shelfwear to the edges, else a near fine copy. No dust jacket. 

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2 (Wallace, Edgar). Lane, Margaret EDGAR WALLACE: The Biography of a Phenomenon
New York: Doubleday, Doran & Co., Inc., (1939). First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very good plus in terra cotta cloth with wear at the spine ends, a dot of dampstain fade to upper page edge tint; lacking dust jacket. 423 pages, including index. Illustrated with photographs reproduced on coated stock inserts. 
Lane was married to Bryan Wallace, the eldest son of Edgar Wallace. "A careful and well-received biography of her eccentric father-in-law."--bookrags. The standard resource about "the flamboyant and popular British novelist." 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 Wallace, Edgar PEOPLE
Garden City, New York: The Crime Club/Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1929. First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very nearly fine, in black cloth with red lettering and publisher's emblem; lacking dust jacket. 
Autobiography of the legendary mystery writer, "essentially it is the story of the poor, and of one atom that climbed out of the thick mud which clogs the feet of the battling millions."--Wallace, from his introduction. Foreword by A.P.C. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4 Wallace, Edgar and others STRONGER THAN FICTION: Great Stories of True Crimes
New York: Howell, Soskin, Publishers, (1947). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very good only, with owner's name and note to front free endsheet, checkmarks to table-of-contents page; in worn, soiled, nicked dust jacket that has been reinforced liberally to the inside of the jacket with heavy tape. 
Anthology of 21 true crime accounts by Wallace and others, a collection of "seldom told stories of murder and mayhem, passion and vanity, lust and brutality, culled in the main from police archives and court records." 341 pages. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 Wallace, Edgar THE AVENGER
Elmsford, New York: London House & Maxwell, (1970). First U.S. revised edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"...THE AVENGER--where the sinister Head-Hunter and the terrifying ape combine in an eerie country setting to make this one of the most gripping thrillers he [Edgar Wallace] ever wrote."--from the introduction by Penelope Wallace. 
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6 (Wallace, Edgar). Lofts, W.O.G. and Adley, Derek THE BRITISH BIBLIOGRAPHY OF EDGAR WALLACE
London: Howard Baker, (1969). 0093047606 / 9780093047601 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Faint foxing to fore-edge, else fine, in blue, pebbled boards with gilt spine titling; in a mildly rubbed (as usual), else fine, illustrated dust jacket. Small octavo. 
246 pages documenting Wallace's staggering output of stories, novels, plays, articles, etc. in the U.K.; first appearances in magazines and newspapers, as well as book appearances are noted. Introduction by Penelope Wallace; preface by Leslie Charteris. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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7 Wallace, Edgar THE MAN FROM MOROCCO
Elmsford, New York: London House & Maxwell, (1970). 082770318X / 9780827703186 First U.S. revised edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"In THE MAN FROM MOROCCO, which first appeared in 1926, the action sweeps from London to Sussex and then to Tangier and the story combines mystery with adventure--and excitement with humour."--from the introduction by Penelope Wallace. 
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8 Wallace, Edgar THE RINGER
[London]: Hodder and Stoughton, Ltd, [no date noted]. Reprint. Hardcover. A worn, shaken, mildly foxed reading copy only, with a portion of the top layer of rear pastedown torn away to reveal the hinge beneath--still holding! Lacking dust jacket. 
THE GAUNT STRANGER, first published in 1925, was adapted for the stage by Wallace and Gerald du Maurier as THE RINGER, and here rewritten as a book, incorporating the changes that the pair had made for the play. Filmed in 1928, 1931, 1938, 1952 and 1964! 
Price: 15.00 USD
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9 Wallace, Edgar THE SQUEALER
Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1928. B00087QZIQ Early printing of the U.S. edition. No statement of printing on copyright page; jacket flap price is $2.00. Hardcover. Tiny area of white stain to lower edge rear cover, attractive bookplate to pastedown, else fine, bright, sharp, clean, in black cloth with red debossed lettering; in a near fine, illustrated dust jacket, showing some mild rubbing, light edgewear. 
London underworld thriller originally published by Hodder and Stoughton in the U.K. as THE SQUEAKER, and as thus adapted into a 1929 play and a 1930 film directed by Wallace; a 1937 film starring Edmund Lowe was also released as MURDER ON DIAMOND ROW. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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