Rex Stout

Rex Stout on ''[[Our Secret Weapon]]'' (December 1942) Rex Todhunter Stout (; December 1, 1886 – October 27, 1975) was an American writer noted for his detective fiction. His best-known characters are the detective Nero Wolfe and his assistant Archie Goodwin, who were featured in 33 novels, and 41 novellas and short stories, between 1934 and 1975.

In 1959, Stout received the Mystery Writers of America's Grand Master Award. The Nero Wolfe corpus was nominated Best Mystery Series of the Century at Bouchercon XXXI, the world's largest mystery convention, and Rex Stout was nominated Best Mystery Writer of the Century.

In addition to writing fiction, Stout was a prominent public intellectual for decades. Stout was active in the early years of the American Civil Liberties Union and a founder of the Vanguard Press. He served as head of the Writers' War Board during World War II, became a radio celebrity through his numerous broadcasts, and was later active in promoting world federalism. He was the long-time president of the Authors Guild, during which he sought to benefit authors by lobbying for reform of the domestic and international copyright laws, and served a term as president of the Mystery Writers of America in 1959. Provided by Wikipedia
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    by Stout, Rex, 1886-1975
    Published 1977
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    Published 1974
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    Published 1971
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    Published 1976
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    Published 1961
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    Published 1961
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    by Stout, Rex, 1886-1975
    Published 1965
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    Published 1966
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    by Stout, Rex, 1886-1975
    Published 1958
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    by Stout, Rex, 1886-1975
    Published 1948
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    by Stout, Rex, 1886-1975
    Published 1953
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    by Stout, Rex, 1886-1975
    Published 1962
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    by Stout, Rex, 1886-1975
    Published 1957
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    by Stout, Rex, 1886-1975
    Published 1963
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    by Stout, Rex, 1886-1975
    Published 1959
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    by Stout, Rex, 1886-1975
    Published 1964
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    by Stout, Rex, 1886-1975
    Published 1960
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    by Stout, Rex, 1886-1975
    Published 1952
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    by Stout, Rex, 1886-1975
    Published 1964
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    by Stout, Rex, 1886-1975
    Published 1954
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