Ellery Queen Presents


Erle Stanley Gardner’s the Amazing Adventures of Lester Leith







edited and with an introduction by Ellery Queen



Davis Publications, Inc., New York. December 1980. Digest. 189 pages. (5¼ X 7¾). Introduction by Ellery Queen. All five stories are from Detective Fiction Weekly. Leith was a modern day Robin Hood who solved crimes by taking from the crooks, giving the money to charity, and keeping a sizable amount for himself. There were around sixty-five Lester Leith stories and they appeared from 1929 to 1943.




Scan and Commentary by Bob Gaines