J. Jefferson Farjeon
1883-1955
 

Joseph Jefferson Farjeon was born in London. He was a mystery novelist, playwright and screenwriter. He also wrote under the pseudonym ‘Anthony Swift’.

 

Titles and year of publication:
 
 1) The Master Criminal  1924
 2) Little Things That Happen  1925
 3) Uninvited Guests  1925
 4) No. 17  1926
 5) At the Green Dragon (US Title: The Green Dragon)  1926
 6) The Crook’s Shadow  1927
 7) More Little Happenings  1928
 8) The House of Disappearance  1928
 9) Shadows by the Sea  1928
10) Underground (Also published as: Mystery Underground)  1928
11) The 5.18 Mystery  1929
12) The Appointed Date  1929
13) The Person Called “Z”  1929
14) Following Footsteps  1930
15) The Mystery on the Moor  1930
16) The House Opposite  1931
17) Murderer’s Trail (US Title: Phantom Fingers)  1931
18) The “Z” Murders  1932
19) Trunk Call (US Title: The Trunk Call Mystery)  1932
20) Ben Sees It Through  1932
21) Sometimes Life’s Funny  1933
22) The Mystery of the Creek (US Title: The House on the Marsh)  1933
23) Dead Man’s Heath (US Title: The Mystery of Deadman’s Heath)  1933
24) Old Man Mystery  1933
25) The Fancy Dress Ball (US Title: Death in Fancy Dress)  1934
26) The Windmill Mystery  1934
27) Sinister Inn  1934
28) Little God Ben  1935
29) Holiday Express  1935
30) Mountain Mystery  1935
31) Detective Ben  1936
32) Dangerous Beauty  1936
33) Thirteen Guests  1936
34) Holiday at Half-Mast  1937
35) Mystery in White  1937
36) Yellow Devil  1937
37) Dark Lady  1938
38) End of an Author (US Title: Death in the Inkwell)  1938
39) Exit John Horton (US Title: Friday the 13th)  1939
40) Seven Dead  1939
41) Aunt Sunday Sees It Through (US Title: Aunt Sunday Takes Command)  1940
42) Facing Death (short stories)  1940
43) Room Number 6  1941
44) The Third Victim  1941
45) The Judge Sums Up  1942
46) The House of Shadows  1943
47) Black Castle  1944
48) Greenmask  1944
49) The Oval Table  1946
50) Peril in the Pyrenees  1946
51) Back to Victoria  1947
52) Adventure at Eighty  1948
53) Death of a World  1948
54) Prelude to Crime  1948
55) The Disappearance of Uncle David  1949
56) The Impossible Guest  1949
57) The Shadow of Thirteen  1949
58) Cause Unknown  1950
59) Adventure for Nine  1951
60) The House Over the Tunnel  1951
61) Ben on the Job  1952
62) Number Nineteen  1952
63) The Double Crime  1953
64) Money Walks  1953
65) Bob Hits the Headlines  1954
66) Castle of Fear  1954
67) The Caravan Adventure  1955
As ‘Anthony Swift’
 1) Murder at a Police Station  1943
 2) November 9th at Kersea  1944
 3) Interrupted Honeymoon  1945

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