Dancers in Mourning by Margery Allingham, vintage British Golden Age detective fiction cover

A S Byatt: Why I love Margery Allingham

What makes A S Byatt love the timeless detective fiction of Margery Allingham is not just the charm of mysteries solved, but the power of an invented world.

Margery Allingham - author of the Albert Campion detective series & other crime novels.

Margery Louise Allingham was an English crime writer, best remembered for her detective stories featuring gentleman sleuth Albert Campion.

Margery Allingham’s Sweet Danger, designed by Minale/Tattersfield/Provinciali.

Sweet Danger by Margery Allingham, vintage British Golden Age detective fiction cover, Penguin

Margery Allingham. May 20, 1904 - June 30, 1966 (aged 62) Crime novelist in the "golden age" of the gentleman sleuth.  Creator of Albert Campion, best know titles "Mystery Mile" and "Police at the Funeral"

"My favourite of the four Queens of Crime is Allingham” J K Rowling. Margery Allingham, author of detective fiction, is best known for Albert Campion books

Margery Allingham, Death of a Ghost, Penguin, 1958. Cover by Hans Unger.

Death of a Ghost by Margery Allingham, vintage British Golden Age detective fiction cover, Cover by Hans Unger.

Tiger in the Smoke (Hardcover) (Margery Allingham)

Tiger in the Smoke (Hardcover) (Margery Allingham)

Margery Allingham, Tigers, Smoke, Target, Vape, Smoking, Target Audience, Acting, Big Cats

Margery Allingham

Margery Allingham

Margery Allingham - Wikipedia

Margery Allingham - Wikipedia

"The China Governess" by Margery Allingham. Went on a bit of a spree with a stack of Allingham books my Mother-in-Law sent. An interesting story, though not her best.

The China Governess Margery Allingham First published in the UK, Chatto & Windus This edition: Penguin Books

Margery Allingham: ‘A thriller is as precise as a sonnet’ | Books | The Guardian

Margery Allingham: ‘A thriller is as precise as a sonnet’

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Eighteen delightful mysteries from the Queen of Crime, guaranteed to baffle the most ingenious of armchair detectives – and even, at times, the imperturbable Albert Campion himself. Enjoy Margery Allingham at her witty best as she spins delicious tales of high-risk heists and domestic deceptions in this exquisite short story collection.

Eighteen delightful mysteries from the Queen of Crime, guaranteed to baffle the most ingenious of armchair detectives – and even, at times, the imperturbable Albert Campion himself. Enjoy Margery Allingham at her witty best as she spins delicious tales of high-risk heists and domestic deceptions in this exquisite short story collection.

English detective fiction. Margery Allingham, just for example. Also Dorothy Sayers, Agatha Christie and Edmund Crispin.

Margery Allingham, just for example. Also Dorothy Sayers, Agatha Christie and Edmund Crispin.

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