Mary Roberts Rinehart

The Circular Staircase

originally published:
Indianapolis : Bobbs-Merrill

We offered this copy of the first edition in 2010.


  • Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone(1908)
  • First Book(1908)

reference info

bio notes:
born: 8/12/1876
died: 9/22/1958
born as: Mary Roberts

At one time the highest paid writer in America. Her novel The Door was the first mystery in which "the butler did it."