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
Agatha Christie, 97 books
Arthur Conan Doyle, 93 books
Ellery Queen, 36 books
G. K. Chesterton, 29 books
James Hadley Chase, 29 books
Dorothy L. Sayers, 27 books
John Mortimer, 23 books
Ruth Rendell, 18 books
Maxim Jakubowski, 18 books
Margery Allingham, 17 books
Bill Pronzini, 17 books
Dick Francis, 16 books
E. Phillips Oppenheim, 16 books
Martin Harry Greenberg, 16 books
Martin Edwards, 15 books
Martin H. Greenberg, 14 books
P. D. James, 13 books
H. C. Bailey, 12 books
Eleanor Sullivan, 11 books
Marcia Muller, 11 books
Cynthia Manson, 11 books
Otto Penzler, 10 books
Edgar Wallace, 10 books
E. W. Hornung, 10 books
Julian Symons, 10 books


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