R.C. Armour
1874-1956
Pseudonyms: Coutts Brisbane and Reid Whitley
 

Robert Coutts Armour was born in Australia. He also wrote under the pseudonyms ‘Coutts Brisbane’ and ‘Reid Whitley’. The novels written under his own name and under the pseudonym ‘Coutts Brisbane’ feature ‘Sexton Blake’, a detective modelled on Sherlock Holmes. See also this list for other Sexton Blake authors.

 
 

Titles and year of publication:
 
 1) The Episode of the Stolen Voice  1921
 2) The Leopard Man  1921
 3) The Man Who Forgot  1921
 4) Terror Island; or, The House of Glass  1921
 5) Through Fire and Water  1921
 6) The Baboon’s Paw  1922
 7) By the Skin of His Teeth  1922
 8) The Diamond Flood  1922
 9) The Lighthouse Mystery  1922
10) The Mystery of the Sunken Road  1922
11) The Studio Mystery  1922
12) The Werewolf of Elphinstone  1922
13) The White Refugees  1922
14) The Case of the Island Princess  1923
15) The Case of the Mysterious Germs  1923
16) The Desert Trail  1923
17) In Savage Hayti  1923
18) The Secret of the Lagoon  1923
19) The Sun God  1923
20) The Adventure of the Oil Pirates  1924
21) The Case of the Eccentric Will  1924
22) The Case of the Kidnapped Legatee (Also published as: The Secret of the Gold Locket)  1924
23) The Case of the Millionaire Newspaper Owner  1924
24) Certified Insane  1924
25) The Platinum Smugglers  1924
26) The Trail of the Tiger  1924
27) The Adventure of the Egyptian Student  1925
28) The Clue of the Cloakroom Ticket  1925
29) The Adventure of the Silk Smugglers  1926
30) The Affair of the Trade Rivals  1926
31) The Mystery of Bullen Point  1926
32) The Riddle of the Lost Emigrant  1926
33) The Secret of Torre Island  1926
34) The Treasure of the Manchus  1926
35) Dead Man’s Shoes  1927
36) The Movie Mystery  1927
37) The Pirates of the Air Way  1927
38) The Prisoner of Buddha  1927
39) The Affair of the Crook Explorer  1928
40) The Mystery of the Island of Fortune  1928
41) The Mystery of the Masked Surgeon  1928
42) The Trail of Doom  1928
43) The Affair of the Atlantic Mail Robbery  1929
44) The Bootlegger’s Victim  1929
45) The Riddle of the Dead Man’s Pit  1929
46) The Riddle of the Great Art Exhibition  1929
47) The Secret of the Cask  1929
48) The Masked Raiders  1930
 As 'Coutts Brisbane'
 1) The Gang’s Deserter  1930
 2) The Trapper’s Victim  1930
 3) The Death House  1931
 4) The Murder of Munsden  1931
 5) The Secret of the Sanatorium  1931
 6) The Fatal Talisman  1932
 7) Murder in the Air  1932
 8) The Trafalgar Square Mystery  1932
 9) Dead Man’s Peak  1933
10) Dr. Ferraro’s Frame-Up  1933
11) The Mystery of the Tramp Steamer  1933
12) The Secret of the Loch  1933
13) The Secret Temple  1934
14) The Nursing Home Crime  1935
15) The Secret of the Glen  1935
16) Blind Man’s Secret  1936
17) The Case of the Three Absconding Swindlers  1936
18) The Crime of Gunga Dass  1936
19) The Secret of the Balkan Heiress  1936
20) The Trail of the White Turban  1936
21) The Masked Man of the Desert  1937
22) The Mystery of the Missing Doctor  1938
23) The Riddle of the Negro’s Head  1939
24) The Mystery of the Red Tower  1940
 As ‘Reid Whitley’
 1) The Last of the Bushrangers  1927
 2) Forest Gold  1928
 3) The Golden Tiger  1928
 4) New Guinea Gold  1928
 5) Bandits of the Air  1937

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