Richard Burke
1886-1962
 

Richard Burke was born in Los Angeles. He was a typesetter, a theatrical photographer and a Shakespearean actor. He is the creator of ‘Quinny Hite’, a private investigator in New York City.

 

Titles and year of publication:
 
‘Quinny Hite’ Novels
 1) The Dead Take No Bows  1941
 2) Chinese Red  1942
 3) Here Lies the Body  1942
 4) The Fourth Star  1946
 5) Sinister Street  1948
Other Novels
 1) Murder on High Heels  1940
 2) Barbary Freight  1943
 3) The Frightened Pigeon  1944
 4) Reluctant Hussy  1946
 5) The Red Gate  1947

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