Erle Stanley Gardner Bibliography


Title Publish Date

The Painted Decoy
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

February 23, 1929

A Tip from Scuttle
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

March 2, 1929

The Dummy Murder
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

March 23, 1929

The Case of the Fugitive Corpse
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

April 6, 1929

The Pay-off
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

April 27, 1929

A Hot Tip
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

May 11, 1929

A Peach of a Scheme
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

July 20, 1929

Even Money
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

August 3, 1929

It's a Pipe!
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

August 10, 1929

Faster than Forty
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

August 31, 1929

Double Shadows
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

September 21, 1929

The Artistic Touch
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

October 26, 1929

Lester Takes the Cake
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

November 23, 1929

The Doubtful Egg
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

January 11, 1930

Both Ends Against the Middle
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

May 3, 1930

The Purple Plume
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

May 24, 1930

Put it in Writing!
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

June 7, 1930

Hot Dollars!
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

July 26, 1930

In Round Figures
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

August 23, 1930

The Man on the End
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

September 27, 1930

Lester Frames a Fence
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

December 13, 1930

Cold Clews
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

January 24, 1931

The Candy Kid
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

March 14, 1931

Big Money
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

April 18, 1931

Hot Cash
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

May 23, 1931

Not So Dumb
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

June 27, 1931

The Girl with the Diamond Legs
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

July 11, 1931

The Gold Magnet
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

September 26, 1931

The Crimson Mask
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

November 7, 1931

Rolling Stones
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

November 21, 1931

Red Herring
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

December 26, 1931

The Play's the Thing
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

February 27, 1932

The Bird in the Hand
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

April 9, 1932

Thieves' Kitchen
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

June 4, 1932

Closer than a Brother
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

July 9, 1932

A Deal in Cement
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

July 30, 1932

False Alarm
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

November 5, 1932

Juggled Gems
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

December 24, 1932

One Jump Ahead
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

February 4, 1933

The Radio Ruse
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

April 1, 1933

Thin Ice
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

June 10, 1933

Crooks' Vacation
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

July 8, 1933

The Burden of Proof
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

December 2, 1933

Lost, Strayed and Stolen
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

February 24, 1934

Dead to Rights
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

June 2, 1934

Crocodile Tears
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

June 30, 1934

Queens Wild
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

January 26, 1935

Screaming Sirens
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

November 2, 1935

Bald-Headed Row
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

March 21, 1936

Planted Planets
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Story)

December 1938

The Monkey Murder
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Story)

January 1939

The Seven Sinister Sombreros
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Story)

February 1939

The Fourth Musketeer
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Story)

March 1939

With Rhyme and Reason
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Story)

April 1939

The Queen of Shanghai Night
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Story)

May 1939

The Ring of Fiery Eyes
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Story)

August 1939

Lester Leith, Magician
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

September 16, 1939

A Thousand to One
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

October 28, 1939

Fair Exchange
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

November 18, 1939

Sugar
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

January 20, 1940

Monkeyshine
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

March 16, 1940

The Exact Opposite
  Lester Leith Novelette (Detective Fiction Weekly)

March 29, 1941

A Sugar Coating
  Lester Leith Novelette (Flynn's Detective Fiction)

November 29, 1941

Something Like a Pelican
  Lester Leith Novelette (Flynn's Detective Fiction)

January 1943

Caws and Effect
  Lester Leith Novelette (Flynn's Detective Fiction)

July 1943

The Amazing Adventures of Lester Leith
  Lester Leith Compilation 

  In Round Figures (Novelette)
  The Bird in the Hand (Novelette)
  A Thousand to One (Novelette)
  The Exact Opposite (Novelette)
  Lester Leith, Magician (Novelette)

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