William J. Bayfield
1871-1958
Pseudonyms: Allan Blair and Allan Maxwell
 

William John Bayfield also wrote under the pseudonyms ‘Allan Blair’ and ‘Allan Maxwell’. All his novels feature ‘Sexton Blake’, a detective modelled on Sherlock Holmes. See also this list for other Sexton Blake authors.

 

Titles and year of publication:
 
 1) When Conscience Sleeps  1917
 2) A Matter of Millions  1918
 3) Whose Was the Hand?  1918
 4) The Affair of the Demobilized Soldier  1919
 5) The Bungalow Tragedy  1919
 6) The Clue of the Charred Diary  1919
 7) The Fourth Theory  1919
 8) The Case of the Bogus Ingots  1920
 9) The Home of His Children  1920
10) The Lincoln’s Inn Tragedy  1920
11) The Marble Arch Mystery  1920
12) The Twist in the Trail  1920
13) The Affair of the Family Diamonds  1921
14) The Architect’s Secret  1921
15) The Case of the Deserted Wife  1921
16) The Case of the Double Tangle  1921
17) False Scents  1921
18) The Case of the Vanished Husband  1922
19) The Mystery of the Missing Journalist  1922
20) The Affair of the Seven Mummy Cases  1923
21) The Case of the “Wizard” Jockey  1923
22) The Doctor’s Secret  1923
23) The Last Clue  1923
24) The Case of the Income-Tax Frauds  1924
25) The Case of the Millionaire’s Blackmail  1924
26) The Farrowshot Park Affair  1924
27) Flat No. 4  1924
28) The Old Tollgate Mystery  1924
29) The Strange Case of Habberton’s Mile  1924
30) The Case of the Deported Aliens  1925
31) The Case of the Press Photographer  1925
32) The Crumblerock Crime!  1925
33) The Mystery of the Pot-Bank  1925
34) The Secret of the Mansions  1925
35) The Adventure of the Red-Headed Man  1926
36) The Council of Crooks  1926
37) The Crook’s Double  1926
38) The Death Duty Swindle  1926
39) The Mystery of Hanging Sword Alley  1926
40) The Mystery of the Seaside Hotel  1926
41) All Suspected  1927
42) The City of Horrors  1927
43) The Oath of Fear  1927
44) The Secret of the Tomb  1927
45) The Trail of the Old Lag  1927
46) The Adventure of the Man “On Bail”  1928
47) The “Flying Squad” Tragedy  1928
48) The Riddle of the Million Pound Bet  1928
49) The “Black Maria” Mystery  1929
50) The Covent Garden Mystery  1929
51) The Death of Duboyne  1929
52) Down and Out  1929
53) The Masked Forgers  1929
54) The Mint Mystery  1929
55) The Masked Dancer  1930
As ‘Allan Blair’
 1) The Law Courts Mystery  1930
 2) The Lombard Street Mystery  1930
 3) The Murder of Constable Cartwright  1930
 4) The Mystery of the Monument  1930
 5) Exhumed!  1931
 6) The Fatal Wager  1931
 7) The Great Tunnel Mystery  1931
 8) The Kidnapped Witness  1931
 9) The Lincoln’s Inn Tragedy  1932
10) The Policeboat Mystery  1932
11) The Town Hall Crime  1932
12) The Waiting Room Mystery  1932
13) The Arterial Road Murder  1933
14) The Great Turf Fraud  1933
15) The Lord Mayor’s Show Mystery  1933
16) The Man from Dublin  1933
17) The Blazing Garage Crime  1934
18) The Crime at the Seaside Hotel  1934
19) The Bathing Pool Mystery  1935
20) The Case of the Crook Councilor  1935
21) The Case of the Murdered Taxi Driver  1935
22) The Mystery of Bechers’ Brook  1935
23) The Secret Inquest  1935
24) The Crime at the Quay  1936
25) The Man with the Glaring Eyes  1936
26) The Old Bailey Mystery  1936
27) The Case of the Blackmailed Banker  1937
28) The Riddle of Five Needle Creek  1937
29) Crooks Convoy  1938
30) The Mystery of the Missing Constable  1938
31) The Case of the Kidnapped Prisoner  1939
32) The Case of the Stolen Police Dossier  1939
33) The Case of the Dictator’s Double  1940
As ‘Allan Maxwell’
 1) The Priest’s Secret  1936

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