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Mr Parker Pyne, Detective is a short story collection published by Dodd, Mead and Company in 1934. It is the parallel title of Parker Pyne Investigates published in the U.K. by Collins.


The U.S. title contains the same content as its U.K. counterpart.

Publication History

  • 1934: Dodd Mead and Company (New York), 1934, Hardcover, 244 pp.
  • 1946: Best Seller Mystery B79, Lawrence Spivak, 1940.
  • 1951: Dell Books (New York), Paperback, (Dell number 550 mapback), 224 pp
  • 1962: Fontana Books (Imprint of HarperCollins), Paperback, 158 pp

In the 1980s some US publishers began using the UK title.