Classic Detective Stories

by Edward Hardwicke

Classic Detective Stories Synopsis

The greatest ever selection of fictional detectives, all together in one superb CD collection. Find Sherlock Holmes with his long suffering colleague, Dr. Watson in The Dying Detective, Father Brown as a witness in court in The Man in the Passage, and J.G. Reeder in The Poetical Policeman and The Green Mamba. In Chimes, a very clever story by Dam Muriel Spark, her hitherto undiscovered detective will keep you guessing right up to the surprise ending. Popular favourite Inspector Morse features in The Burglar by Colin Dexter. Discover Nicholas Blake's intellectual young toff sleuth Nigel Strangeways in The Assassin's Club, and the very eccentric antique dealer and psychic Morris Klaw in Sax Rohmer's unusual and memorable story set in a museum. There's something for everybody in this brilliantly baffling collection to keep listeners of all ages in suspense. Narrator Edward Hardwicke was a British actor most famous for his role as Dr Watson opposite Jeremy Brett's Sherlock Holmes in the popular 1980s television series.

Classic Detective Stories Press Reviews

An engrossing collection to tickle imagination and brain cells in equal measure * * The Sunday Times * *

Book Information

ISBN: 9781904605317
Publication date: 17th February 2005
Author: Edward Hardwicke
Publisher: CSA WORD an imprint of Canongate Books Ltd
Format: CD-Audio
Categories: Crime & mystery, Anthologies (non-poetry),

About Edward Hardwicke

This wonderful collection features stories from top authors including Arthur Conan Doyle, Muriel Spark and G.K. Chesterton.

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