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  • Douglas G.
    Nick and others APPLEBY TALKS ABOUT CRIME contains the following previously uncollected stories: A Small Peter Pry. Evening Standard [hereafter, E.S.], 12
    Message 1 of 5 , Mar 2, 2010
      Nick and others

      APPLEBY TALKS ABOUT CRIME contains the following previously uncollected stories:

      "A Small Peter Pry." Evening Standard [hereafter, E.S.], 12 August
      1954

      "The Author Changes His Style." E. S., 10 April, 1958; The Saint
      Detective Magazine (U.S.), May 1960, as "News Out of Persia"; The
      Saint Detective Magazine (U.K.), July 1960, as "News Out of Persia."
      [both Saint appearances were included with 3 other stories under
      the collective title "Appleby's Fables"]

      "The Perfect Murder." E.S., 5 August 1955

      "The Scattergood Emeralds." E.S., 10 August 1954; Ellery Queen's
      Mystery Magazine, May 1955, as "True or False?"

      "The Impressionist." E.S., 23 July 1955

      "The Secret in the Woodpile." Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine,
      October 1975; Ellery Queen's Searches and Seizures (Dial, 1975)

      "The General's Wife Is Blackmailed." E.S., 22 April 1957

      "Who Suspects the Postman?" E.S., 9 April 1958; The Saint
      Detective Magazine (U.S.), May 1960, as "In the Bag"; The Saint
      Detective Magazine (U.K.), July 1960, as "In the Bag," [both Saint
      appearances were included with 3 other stories under the collective
      title "Appleby's Fables"]

      "A Change of Face." E.S., 24 April 1957

      "The Theft of the Downing Street Letter." E.S., 25 April 1957

      "The Tinted Diamonds." E.S., 27 April 1957

      "Jerry Does a Good Turn for the Djam." E.S. 7 April 1958

      "The Left-Handed Barber." E.S., 23 April 1957

      "The Party That Never Got Going." E.S., 19 February 1959

      "The Mystery of Paul's 'Posthumous' Portrait." E.S., 8 April
      1958

      "The Inspector Feels the Draught." E.S., 10 April 1958

      "Pelly and Cullis." Verdict of Thirteen, introd. Julian Symons
      (London: Faber & Faber, 1979; New York: Harper & Row, 1979)

      "The Man Who Collected Satchels." E.S., 26 April 1957
      The book also has an evocative Afterword by Innes' daughter, Dr. Margaret Mackintosh Harrison.

      The story-titles were obviously chosen by the newspaper rather than by Innes, but we elected not to change them.

      It really is an honor to be able to publish Michael Innes.

      Doug
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