S.H. Courtier
1904-1974
  

Sidney Hobson Courtier was born in Kangaroo Flat, Victoria. He was educated at the University of Melbourne. He is the creator of:
1. ‘Inspector “Digger” Haig’.
2. ‘Ambrose Mahon’, an Inspector and later a Superintendent.

 

Titles and year of publication:
 
‘Inspector “Digger” Haig’ Novels
 1) Now Seek My Bones  1957
 2) Death in Dream Time  1959
 3) Swing High, Sweet Murder  1962
 4) The Ringnecker  1965
 5) A Corpse at Least  1966
 6) No Obelisk for Emily  1970
‘Ambrose Mahon’ Novels
 1) The Glass Spear  1950
 2) One Cried Murder  1956
 3) Come Back to Murder  1957
 4) A Shroud for Unlac  1958
 5) Let the Man Die  1961
 6) A Corpse Won’t Sing  1964
 7) Mimic a Murderer  1964
Other Novels
 1) Gently Dust the Corpse (Also published as: Softly Dust the Corpse [1961])  1960
 2) Who Dies for Me?  1962
 3) Murder’s Burning  1963
 4) See Who’s Dying  1967
 5) Ligny’s Lake  1971
 6) Some Village Borgia  1971
 7) Dead If I Remember  1972
 8) Listen to the Mocking Bird  1974
 9) The Smiling Trip  1975
10) A Window in Chungking  1975

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