Margery Allingham (1904-1966) was an English author of crime fiction, best known for her novels featuring Albert Campion. She started out writing for The Strand, but stopped once her Albert Campion series gained enough success. Allingham died in 1966 from breast cancer.

Margery Allingham became a published author in 1929 with The Crime at Black Dudley. The series concluded in 1971 with Mr. Campion’s Quarry, although short story collections have been published since. Below is a list of Margery Allingham’s books in order of when they were originally released:

Publication Order of Albert Campion Books

(with Mike Ripley)

The Crime at Black Dudley / The Black Dudley Murder (1929)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mystery Mile (1930)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Police at the Funeral (1931)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Look to the Lady / The Gyrth Chalice Mystery (1931)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sweet Danger / The Fear Sign (1933)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Death of a Ghost (1934)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Flowers for the Judge (1936)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Case of the Late Pig (1937)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dancers in Mourning / Who Killed Chloe? (1937)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Fashion in Shrouds (1938)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Traitor's Purse (1940)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Coroner's Pidgin / Pearls Before Swine (1945)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
More Work for the Undertaker (1948)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Tiger in the Smoke (1952)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Beckoning Lady / The Estate of the Beckoning Lady (1955)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hide My Eyes / Tether's End (1958)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The China Governess (1962)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Mind Readers (1965)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Cargo of Eagles (1968)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mr. Campion's Farthing (1969)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mr. Campion's Quarry / Falcon (1970)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mr. Campion's Farewell (By:Mike Ripley) (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mr. Campion's Fox (By:Mike Ripley) (2015)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mr. Campion's Fault (By:Mike Ripley) (2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mr. Campion's Abdication (By:Mike Ripley) (2017)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mr Campion's War (By:Mike Ripley) (2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Albert Campion Collections

Mr. Campion and Others (1939)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mr. Campion's Lucky Day and Other Short Stories (1973)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Return of Mr. Campion: Uncollected Stories (1989)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Danger Point and Other Mysteries (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Campion at Christmas (2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Case Book of Mr. Campion (2020)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

Blackkerchief Dick (1923)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The White Cottage Mystery (1927)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Man of Dangerous Secrets (1933)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Black Plumes (1940)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Oaken Heart (1941)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Patient at Peacocks Hall (1954)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Safer Than Love (1954)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Take Two at Bedtime (1991)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Story Collections

Deadly Duo (1950)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
No Love Lost (1954)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Allingham Case-Book (1969)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Allingham Minibus (1973)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Darings of the Red Rose (1995)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Christmas Most Foul (2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Murderous Christmas Stories Books

Murder under the Christmas Tree: Ten Classic Crime Stories for the Festive Season (2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Murder on Christmas Eve (2017)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Very Murderous Christmas: Ten Classic Crime Stories for the Festive Season (2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Anthology series.

Publication Order of Anthologies

A Century of British Mystery and Suspense(2000)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Crime Story Collection(2000)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Notes: The Crime at Black Dudley is also titled The Black Dudley Murder. Look to the Lady was also published as The Gyrth Chalice Mystery. Sweet Danger is also known as The Fear Sign and as Kingdom of Death. Dancers in Mourning is also known as Who Killed Chloe?. Coroner’s Pidgin is also titled Pearls Before Swine. The Beckoning Lady is also known as The Estate of the Beckoning Lady. Traitor’s Purse was also published under the title The Sabotage Murder Mystery. Hide My Eyes is also known as Tether’s End. Mr. Campion and Others was also published as Mr. Campion, Criminologist. Mr. Campion’s Quarry was also known as Mr. Campion’s Falcon. Mr. Campion’s Fathing and Mr. Campion’s Quarry were finished by Philip Youngman Carter. Take Two at Bedtime was also published as Take Two at Bedtime. Other Man’s Danger is also known as The Man of Dangerous Secrets. Rogue’s Holiday, Other Man’s Danger and The Shadow in the House were written using the pen name of Maxwell March. Mr. Campion’s Fox was written by Mike Ripley.

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