Three Mysteries

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Three Mysteries
Author Donald Wandrei
Country United States
Language English
Genre Detective fiction
Publisher F & B Mystery
Publication date
2000
Media type Print (paperback)
Pages 38 pp
OCLC 51309341

Three Mysteries is a collection of mystery stories by author Donald Wandrei. It was released in 2000 by F & B Mystery in an edition of 125 copies of which 100 were released in a slipcase with the limited edition of Wandrei's Frost .

Donald Wandrei American writer

Donald Albert Wandrei was an American science fiction, fantasy and weird fiction writer, poet and editor. He was the older brother of science fiction writer and artist Howard Wandrei. He had fourteen stories in Weird Tales, another sixteen in Astounding Stories, plus a few in other magazines including Esquire. He was the co-founder of the prestigious fantasy/horror publishing house Arkham House.

This article presents lists of the literary events and publications in 2000.

<i>Frost</i> (collection) collection of mystery stories by Donald Wandrei

Frost is a collection of mystery stories by author Donald Wandrei. It was released in 2000 by F & B Mystery in an edition of 1,100 copies of which 100 were signed by the editor and artist and released in a slipcase with Wandrei's Three Mysteries. The stories features Wandrei's scientist detective I. V. Frost and originally appeared in the magazine Clues Detective. It collects the first 8 stories, with the final 10 planned for a subsequent volume. This never appeared. Haffner Press is putting out a complete collection of I.V. Frost.

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<i>The Eerie Mr. Murphy</i> book by Howard Wandrei

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Jack L. Chalker American author

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