Delano Ames
1906-1987
 

Delano L. Ames was born in Mt. Vernon, Ohio. He is the creator of 'Dagobert and Jane Brown', amateur sleuths in France and of 'Juan Llorca', sergeant in the Civil Guard in Spain. He died in Madrid, Spain.

 

Titles and year of publication:
 
'Dagobert and Jane Brown' Novels
 1) The Cornish Coast Conspiracy  1942
 2) She Shall Have Murder  1948
 3) Murder Begins at Home  1949
 4) Corpse Diplomatique  1950
 5) Death of a Fellow Traveller (Also published as: Nobody Wore Black)  1950
 6) The Body on Page One  1951
 7) Murder, Maestro, Please  1952
 8) No Mourning for the Matador  1953
 9) Crime, Gentlemen, Please (US Title: Coffin for Christopher)  1954
10) Landscape with Corpse  1955
11) Crime Out of Mind  1956
12) She Wouldn't Say Who  1957
13) Lucky Jane (US Title: For Old Crime's Sake)  1959
'Juan Llorca' Novels
 1) The Man in the Tricorn Hat  1960
 2) The Man with Three Jaguars  1961
 3) The Man with Three Chins  1965
 4) The Man with Three Passports  1967
Other Novels
 1) They Journey by Night (US Title: Not in Utter Nakedness)  1932
 2) No Traveller Returns  1934
 3) A Night in Casablanca  1946
 4) School for Secrets  1947
 5) He Found Himself Murdered  1947

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