Shadow of Fu Manchu

January 26, 2000

1948                 New York, The Crime Club.

The Crime Club edition is not a book club reprint. It is marked "First Edition" on the copyright page and the title page states that it was "Published for the  Crime Club 1948 by Doubleday & Co., Inc, Garden  City, N.Y."  Doubleday reprinted the book as a title  in their Adventure Book Club which used the same jacket design but with the Crime Club figure removed and :Book Club Edition" on the inside front flap.

From the collection of Lawrence Knapp

1949   London: Herbert Jenkins.
First British Edition
1960    London: Panther Crime Circle  #1060,  May 1960.

This British paperback added a "The" to the title and used the Barye Phillips cover  art for the 1957 Fawcett Gold Medal edition of Re-enter Fu Manchu.

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1963 New York: Pyramid.

March 1963, F-837.
January 1966, R-1304.
September 1970, X-2294 (also printed in Canada).
September 1976, V-4053.

The 3rd and 4th printings added "The" to the title.

Additional information on the Pyramid editions.

From the collection of Lawrence Knapp

1978 London: Allan Wingate.
London: Star.

W. H. Allen & Co. Ltd. of London reprinted all twelve of the Fu Manchu books in 1977 and 1978. Wingate was their hardcover division and Star, their paperback.

Additional information on W. H. Allen editions.

From the collection of Lawrence Knapp
1986 New York: Zebra Books.

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Copyright 2000 Lawrence Knapp. All rights reserved.

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