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The Speciality of the House

(1948)
A Novella by

 
 
Stanley Ellin's first short story, 'The Specialty of the House', about a New York restaurant with a special gourmet menu, was published in Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine in 1948 and caused an immediate sensation, winning him a special Ellery Queen Award. 'The House Party' and 'The Blessington Method' subsequently both won Edgar Awards. Stanley Ellin, who was made a Grand Master of the Mystery Writers of America in 1980, is acknowledged as one of the great masters of the 20th-century short story, and this volume brings together the best of his work in the genre.

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Hardback Editions

September 2012 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Speciality of the House
Author(s): Stanley Ellin
ISBN: 1-4719-0321-4 / 978-1-4719-0321-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: The Murder Room
Availability: Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

September 2012 : Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Speciality of the House
Author(s): Stanley Ellin
Publisher: Orion
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September 2012 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Speciality of the House
Author(s): Stanley Ellin
Publisher: The Murder Room
Availability: Amazon UK