Annals of Murder
McDade, Thomas M. The Annals of Murder: A Bibliography of Books and Pamphlets on American Murders from Colonial Times to 1900. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1961.
Baird & Greenwood
Baird, Newton D., and Robert Greenwood. An Annotated Bibliography of California Fiction, 1664-1970. Georgetown, Calif.: Talisman Literary Research, Inc., 1971.
Breen, Jon L. Novel Verdicts: A Guide to Courtroom Fiction. 2nd ed. Lanham, Md.: The Scarecrow Press, Inc., 1999.
Bruccoli, Matthew J. Ross Macdonald/Kenneth Millar: A Descriptive Bibliography. Pittsburgh, Pa.: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1983 (Pittsburgh Series in Bibliography).
Currey, L. W. Science Fiction and Fantasy Authors: A Bibliography of First Printings of Their Fiction and Selected Nonfiction. Boston, Mass.: G.K. Hall & Co., 1979.
Herron, Don. San Francisco Mysteries. Mystery, 3, no. 2 (Sept. 1981): 6-12, 57-59.
Hubin, Allen J. Crime Fiction IV: A Comprehensive Bibliography, 1749-2000. Oakland, Calif.: Locus Press, 2005 (CD-ROM).
Jaffery, Sheldon. Double Trouble: A Bibliographic Chronicle of Ace Mystery Doubles. Mercer Island, Wash.: Starmont House, 1992. (Starmont Reference Guide #12).
Johannsen, Albert. The House of Beadle and Adams and its Dime and Nickel Novels: The Story of a Vanished Literature. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1950-1962.
Layman, Richard J. Dashiell Hammett: A Descriptive Bibliography. Pittsburgh, Pa.: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1979 (Pittsburgh Series in Bibliography).
San Francisco Mysteries. Mystery Readers Journal, 11, no. 2 (Summer 1995)
San Francisco Bay Area Mysteries I. Mystery Readers Journal, 24, no. 3 (Fall 2008)
Pronzini, Bill, and Marcia Muller. 1001 Midnights: The Aficionados Guide to Mystery and Detective Fiction. New York: Arbor House, 1986.
Raphael, Lawrence W. Jews and Jewish Identity in American Mystery Fiction, 2010.
Editors note: In this unpublished annotated bibliography, Rabbi Raphael has listed the titles in one of three categories: Assimilation (In this context the Jewish characters ... are, in a sense accidentally Jewish); Acculturation (In this context the Jewish characters ... are interested in demonstrating some aspect of their religious, cultural, or ethnic background, which serves to illuminate the development of the character or the plot); Affirmation (In this context the Jewish characters ... are proud of their Jewish identity and some aspect of Judaism serves to advance the plot).
San Francisco Murders
Jackson, Joseph Henry, ed. San Francisco Murders. New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1947 (Regional Murder Series, v. 4)
Wright, L.W. Amer. Fiction, 1851-1875
Wright, Lyle H. American Fiction, 1851-1875: A Contribution Toward a Bibliography. San Marino, Calif.: Huntington Library, 1965.
[Available in full-text online from the University of Indiana: http://www.letrs.indiana.edu/web/w/wright2/]