Author:Edgar Wallace

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Edgar Wallace
British crime writer, journalist, and playwright; remembered for the creation of King Kong, as a writer of 'the colonial imagination', for the J. G. Reeder detective stories, and the Green Archer
Edgar Wallace



African novels ("Sanders" stories)[edit]

Crime novels and short stories compilations[edit]

Poetry collections[edit]

Other novels[edit]


  • The Ringer (1929)
  • On the Spot (1930)
  • The Squeaker (1930)


  • King Kong (1932)
  • The Hound of the Baskervilles (1932)
  • The Squeaker (1930)
  • The Valley of Ghosts (1928)
  • Prince Gabby (1929)

Short stories[edit]

Fact books[edit]

Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1923.

The author died in 1932, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 80 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.

  1. "The Four Just Men" forms Part I: The Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs; "The Council of Justice" forms Part II: The Council of Justice