H.H. Clifford Gibbons
1888-1958
 

Harry Hornsby Clifford Gibbons wrote novels featuring 'Sexton Blake', a detective modelled on Sherlock Holmes. Most of the novels written under the pseudonym ‘Gilbert Chester’ also feature ‘Sexton Blake’. See also this list for other Sexton Blake authors.

 

Titles and year of publication:
 
'Sexton Blake' Novels
 1) The Great Revue Mystery  1923
 2) Solved in Thirty-Six Hours!  1923
 3) The Affair of the Country Club  1924
 4) The King’s Secret  1924
 5) The Secret Millionaire  1924
 6) The Secret of the Carpathians  1924
 7) The Secret People  1924
 8) The Third Key  1924
 9) The Affair of the Diamond Star  1925
10) The Case of the Bogus Bride!  1925
11) The Case of the Red Cremona’s  1925
12) The Crook of Mayfair  1925
13) Limited Liability  1925
14) On the Night Express!  1925
15) The Riddle of the Registry Office  1925
16) The Yellow Cat  1925
17) The Affair of the Cross-Roads  1926
18) The Case of the Red Oak Chest  1926
19) The Case of the Silent Safe-Cutters  1926
20) The Excavator’s Secret  1926
21) The South Coast Mystery  1926
22) The Affair of the Kidnapped Crook  1927
23) The Great Salvage Swindle  1927
24) The Mystery of the Four Rooms  1927
25) The Mystery of the Mansion Fire  1927
26) The Secret of the Snows  1927
27) Who Killed Carson?  1927
28) The Fur Raiders  1928
29) The Riddle of the Garage  1928
30) The Riddle of the Runaway Cat  1928
31) The Riddle of the West End Hairdresser  1928
32) The Ballot Box Mystery  1929
33) The Flaming Belt  1929
34) The Motor Show Mystery  1929
As 'Gilbert Chester'
 1) The Black-Out Crime  1930
 2) The Green Room Crime  1930
 3) Murder on the Marshes  1931
 4) The Mystery Gangster  1931
 5) Dr. Duvene’s Crime  1932
 6) The Murder on the Broads  1932
 7) The Palais de Danse Tragedy  1932
 8) The Secret of the Farm  1932
 9) The Studio Crime  1932
10) The Case of the Bogus Prince  1933
11) The Crime on the Clyde  1933
12) Murder to Music  1933
13) The Caravan Crime  1934
14) The Case of the Deportee  1934
15) The Savage Pirates  1934
16) The Abyssinian Mystery  1935
17) The Beauty Parlour Murder  1935
18) Murder on the Pier  1935
19) The Tithe War Mystery  1935
20) The Case of the Brass-Bound Chest  1936
21) The Mystery of the Greek Exile  1936
22) The Mystery of the Old Curiosity Shop  1936
23) The Secret of the Steps  1936
24) The Stage Door Crime  1936
25) The Taxi Man’s Quest  1936
26) The Charity Fund Mystery  1937
27) The Coronation Mystery  1937
28) The House on the Cliffs  1937
29) The Man from Moscow  1937
30) The Hire Purchase Crime  1938
31) The Secret of the Snows  1938
32) The Secret of the Sunken Ships  1938
33) The Depository Mystery  1939
34) The Monastery Mystery  1939
35) The Mystery of the Condemned Cottage  1939
36) The Case of the Man on Leave  1940
37) The Riddle of the Gas Meter  1940
38) The Riddle of the Murdered Fisherman  1940
39) The Crime of Corporal Sherwood  1941
40) The Man from Norway  1941
41) The Mystery of the Hush-Hush Factory  1941
42) The Riddle of the Missing Fire Watcher  1941
43) The Man Who Bailed Out  1942
44) The Mystery of the Underground Factory  1942
45) The Paper Salvage Crime  1942
46) The Silk Stocking Murders  1942
47) The Victim of the Combine  1942
48) The Case of the Repatriated Prisoner  1943
49) Doctor Sinister  1943
50) The Mystery of the Kidnapped Munition Worker  1943
51) The Secret of Stillwater Mere  1943
52) The Soldier Who Came Back  1943
53) The Man They Couldn’t Buy  1944
54) The Man Who Wouldn’t Quit  1944
55) The Mystery of the Demobilized Soldier  1944
56) Previously Reported Missing – Now?  1944
57) The Riddle of the Kidnapped Pensioner  1944
58) The Strange Case of the Footman’s Crime  1944
59) The House in the Wood  1945
60) The Mystery of the Confiscated Ship  1945
61) The Sword of Vengeance  1945
62) Under Police Observation  1945
63) The Mystery of the Double Burglary  1946
64) The Red Van Mystery  1946
65) A Date with Danger  1947
66) The Great Currency Racket  1947
67) The Mystery of the Crashed Air Liner  1947
68) The Riddle of the Night Garage  1949
Other Novels
 1) Long Odds  1926
 2) Slave Island  1932
 3) Speed Mad  1936
 4) Death Walks In  1938

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