Publishing History

This is a chart to show the publishing history of editions of works about this subject. Along the X axis is time, and on the y axis is the count of editions published. Click here to skip the chart.  This graph charts editions published on this subject.
Editions Published
Year of Publication


Prolific Authors

who have written the most books on this subject
Edgar Allan Poe, 296 books
Carolyn Keene, 215 books
Franklin W. Dixon, 131 books
Arthur Conan Doyle, 123 books
Agatha Christie, 93 books
Gertrude Chandler Warner, 91 books
Otto Penzler, 72 books
Ellery Queen, 64 books
Erle Stanley Gardner, 55 books
Ruth Rendell, 48 books
Ambrose Bierce, 46 books
Marjorie Weinman Sharmat, 45 books
Nathaniel Hawthorne, 44 books
Charles Tang, 44 books
David A. Adler, 42 books
Donald J. Sobol, 41 books
Bill Pronzini, 40 books
James Patterson, 40 books
Joan Lowery Nixon, 39 books
Enid Blyton, 39 books
Mark Twain, 37 books
Ed McBain, 37 books
Dick Francis, 35 books
William Faulkner, 35 books
James Preller, 35 books


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