Publishing History

This is a chart to show the publishing history of editions of works about this subject. Along the X axis is time, and on the y axis is the count of editions published. Click here to skip the chart.  This graph charts editions published on this subject.
Editions Published
Year of Publication


Prolific Authors

who have written the most books on this subject
Carolyn Keene, 225 books
Franklin W. Dixon, 128 books
Gertrude Chandler Warner, 103 books
James Hadley Chase, 75 books
Agatha Christie, 64 books
David A. Adler, 48 books
Erle Stanley Gardner, 48 books
Donald J. Sobol, 46 books
Marjorie Weinman Sharmat, 45 books
Joan Lowery Nixon, 44 books
James Preller, 36 books
Ruth Rendell, 34 books
Dick Francis, 29 books
Sue Grafton, 29 books
Anne Perry, 29 books
Stuart Woods, 29 books
Lawrence Block, 28 books
Ron Roy, 28 books
Ed McBain, 28 books
Mary Higgins Clark, 27 books
P. D. James, 27 books
Laura Lee Hope, 27 books
Ellery Queen, 26 books
Arthur Conan Doyle, 26 books
James Patterson, 25 books


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