Author:Charles Wadsworth Camp

Charles Wadsworth Camp
American author, best remembered for his mysteries and potboilers; father of Madeleine L’Engle. Some of his works were adapted into films. Pen name: Wadsworth Camp


  • The Communicating Door (1913)
  • Sinister Island (1915) IA
  • The House of Fear (1916) IA (microform)
  • The Abandoned Room (1917) (first published as The Secret Room Murders, 1916)
  • War's Dark Frame (1917) non-fiction IA
  • History of the 305th Field Artillery (1919) non-fiction IA
  • The Gray Mask (serialized in Collier's Magazine, 1915; book form 1920) (transcription project)
  • The Guarded Heights (1921) PG : IA
  • The Hidden Road (1922) IA

Individual short worksEdit

The Gray Mask storiesEdit



Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1926.

The author died in 1936, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 80 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.