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Fogazzaro, Antonio - The Poet s Mystery, ebook

The Poet s Mystery

Fogazzaro, Antonio


The poet’s mystery by Antonio Fogazzaro was published in 1888 and it is set in a totally unreal Nuremberg. The novel tells of the love between a poet and a sweet and delicate English girl, Violet Yves. After a number of obstacles, they marry but Violet dies during the honeymoon. The artificiality

Wallace, Edgar - The Daffodil Mystery, ebook

The Daffodil Mystery

Wallace, Edgar


A fantastic mystery novel from the prolific crime writer Edgar Wallace. Mr. Thornton Lyne, minor poet and head of Lyne's Stores, was found dead in Hyde Park, murdered undoutedly! The clues were numerous but contradictory. Wallace has the distinction of having more films adapted from his

Hilko, T. - Mystery of Ohutvesi, ebook

Mystery of Ohutvesi

Hilko, T.


Everybody with their own cultural and personal background adds to the project and to the mystery developing at Ohutvesi, which, itself, has a dark past as well. Long before the end of the summer camp this initially magical place changes into a creepy black hole into

Paulits, John - The Mystery of Charles Dickens, ebook

The Mystery of Charles Dickens

Paulits, John


History records that on June 9, 1870, Charles Dickens died of a cerebral haemorrhage. History, however, is wrong. June 9, 1870, is the day on which Emile de la Rue murdered Charles Dickens. During a stay in Genoa in 1844-45, Charles Dickens, an accomplished…

Queux, William Le - Hushed Up! A Mystery of London, ebook

Hushed Up! A Mystery of London

Queux, William Le


Hushed Up! A Mystery of London, William Le Queux's classic tale of intrigue and conspiracy in one of the world's greatest cities, has been enjoyed by readers around the world for almost a century.

Thursfield, Fred - Sherlock Holmes and the Mystery Writer, ebook

Sherlock Holmes and the Mystery Writer

Thursfield, Fred


A famous mystery writer, while searching through the remains of a damaged church looking for story ideas, happens upon a document that was never meant to be found or read. Any knowledge of its contents could change the terms of the treaty that ended the First World

London, Jack - The Master of Mystery, ebook

The Master of Mystery

London, Jack


Jack London's "The Master of Mystery" is set in a Native American fishing village in Alaska. A woman has lost her most valuable possession: the blankets of a deceased Englishman. The culprit must be found, but what makes matters more complicated is that the local shaman has fallen out of

Dickens, Charles - The Mystery of Edwin Drood, ebook

The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Dickens, Charles


This book, Charles Dickens' final novel, was never completed, leaving the reader to wonder at the final fate of the characters. Edwin Drood's uncle, a choirmaster named John Jasper, falls in love with his pupil, who happens to be Drood's fiance, Rosa…

Lawler, W.P. - Mystery at St. Andrews, ebook

Mystery at St. Andrews

Lawler, W.P.


Doctor John Watson is visiting the village of St Andrews, Scotland, on a much-needed holiday. Still saddened by the loss of his good friend and companion, Sherlock Holmes, he seeks to put his life back in order. Believing that golf on the famous “Old…