The Great Portrait Mystery

Author: R. Austin Freeman
Publisher: House of Stratus
ISBN: 0755143752
Size: 72.89 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 5962
Download Read Online

The Great Portrait Mystery from the Author: R. Austin Freeman. The National Portrait Gallery is the opening setting for this mystery of theft and fraud. A painter copies diligently from a watercolour one morning when an enigmatic musician appears and causes mayhem. The copyist replaces a masterpiece and makes an infamous escape. Who are the mysterious musician and copyist?

The Great Portrait Mystery And Other Stories

Author: R. Austin Freeman
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781495960536
Size: 52.63 MB
Format: PDF
View: 1878
Download Read Online

The Great Portrait Mystery And Other Stories from the Author: R. Austin Freeman. The Great Portrait Mystery and Other Stories By R. Austin Freeman This collection of seven short stories includes two featuring Dr John Evelyn Thorndyke, a fictional detective in a long series of novels and short stories by British author R. Austin Freeman (1862-1943). Thorndyke was described by his author as a 'medical jurispractitioner': originally a medical doctor, he turned to the bar and became one of the first - in modern parlance - forensic scientists.

The First R Austin Freeman Megapack

Author: R. Austin Freeman
Publisher: Wildside Press LLC
ISBN: 1479401897
Size: 73.90 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 5249
Download Read Online

The First R Austin Freeman Megapack from the Author: R. Austin Freeman. "The First R. Austin Freeman Megapack" collects 27 mystery tales featuring the forensic sleuth Dr. Thorndyke (and others). Included in this volume are: THE RED THUMB MARK (1907) THE MAN WITH THE NAILED SHOES (1909) THE STRANGER'S LATCHKEY (1909) THE ANTHROPOLOGIST AT LARGE (1909) THE BLUE SEQUIN (1909) THE MOABITE CIPHER (1909) THE MANDARIN'S PEARL (1909) THE ALUMINIUM DAGGER (1909) A MESSAGE FROM THE DEEP SEA (1909) THE EYE OF OSIRIS (1911) THE MYSTERY OF 31 NEW INN (1912) THE CASE OF OSCAR BRODSKI (1912) A CASE OF PREMEDITATION (1912) THE ECHO OF A MUTINY (1912) A WASTREL'S ROMANCE (1912) THE OLD LAG (1912) THE UTTERMOST FARTHING (1914) A SILENT WITNESS (1914) THE GREAT PORTRAIT MYSTERY (1918) THE BRONZE PARROT (1918) POWDER BLUE AND HAWTHORN (1918) THE ATTORNEY'S CONSCIENCE (1918) THE LUCK OF BARNABAS MUDGE (1918) THE MISSING MORTGAGEE (1918) PERCIVAL BLAND'S PROXY (1918) THE CASE OF THE WHITE FOOTPRINTS (1920) HELEN VARDON'S CONFESSION (1922) If you enjoy this volume, please search this ebook store for "Wildside Megapack" to see more entries in the series, collecting great tales of adventure, mystery, science fiction, westerns, ghost stories, and much more. (Sort by publication date to see the most recent additions.)

The Shakespeare Game

Author: Ilya Gililov
Publisher: Algora Publishing
ISBN: 0875861873
Size: 23.64 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 6029
Download Read Online

The Shakespeare Game from the Author: Ilya Gililov. Gililov, Secretary of the Russian Academy of SciencesOCO Shakespeare Committee, sets out in intricate detective-novel detail why he believes the fifth Earl of Rutland and his wife actually wrote most of Shakespeare''s work."

R Austin Freeman Ultimate Mystery Collection 9 Novels 39 Short Stories Including Dr Thorndyke Series Romney Pringle Adventures Other Thriller Classics Illustrated

Author: R. Austin Freeman
Publisher: e-artnow
ISBN: 8026852524
Size: 64.17 MB
Format: PDF
View: 1117
Download Read Online

R Austin Freeman Ultimate Mystery Collection 9 Novels 39 Short Stories Including Dr Thorndyke Series Romney Pringle Adventures Other Thriller Classics Illustrated from the Author: R. Austin Freeman. This carefully crafted ebook: “R. AUSTIN FREEMAN - Ultimate Mystery Collection: 9 Novels & 39 Short Stories, including Dr. Thorndyke Series, Romney Pringle Adventures & Other Thriller Classics (Illustrated)” is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. Richard Austin Freeman (1862-1943) was a British writer of detective stories, mostly featuring the medico-legal forensic investigator Dr. Thorndyke. Many of the Dr. Thorndyke stories involve genuine, but often quite arcane, points of scientific knowledge, from areas such as tropical medicine, metallurgy and toxicology. Table of Contents: Introduction: Short Biography Dr. Thorndyke Series: Novels The Red Thumb Mark The Eye of Osiris The Mystery of 31 New Inn A Silent Witness Helen Vardon's Confession Short Stories Percival Bland’s Proxy The Missing Mortgagee The Man with the Nailed Shoes The Stranger's Latchkey The Anthropologist at Large The Blue Sequin The Moabite Cipher The Mandarin's Pearl The Aluminium Dagger A Message from the Deep Sea The Case of Oscar Brodski A Case of Premeditation The Echo of a Mutiny A Wastrel's Romance The Old Lag Other Novels: The Golden Pool The Unwilling Adventurer The Uttermost Farthing The Exploits of Danby Croker Other Short Stories: By the Black Deep The Adventures of Romney Pringle The Assyrian Rejuvenator The Foreign Office Despatch The Chicago Heiress The Lizard's Scale The Paste Diamonds The Kailyard Novel The Further Adventures of Romney Pringle The Submarine Boat The Kimblerley Fugitive The Silkworms of Florence The Box of Specie The Silver Ingots The House of Detention From a Surgeon’s Diary The Adventure at Heath Crest How I Acted for and Invalid Doctor How I Attended a Nervous Patient How I Met a Very Ignorant Practitioner How I Cured a Hopeless Paralytic How I Helped to Lay a Ghost The Great Portrait Mystery and Other Stories The Great Portrait Mystery The Bronze Parrot Powder Blue and Hawthorn The Attorney's Conscience The Luck of Barnabas Mudge

The Complete Works Of R Austin Freeman Thriller Classics Adventure Novels Detective Stories Illustrated

Author: R. Austin Freeman
Publisher: e-artnow
ISBN: 8026852508
Size: 35.92 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 2500
Download Read Online

The Complete Works Of R Austin Freeman Thriller Classics Adventure Novels Detective Stories Illustrated from the Author: R. Austin Freeman. This carefully crafted ebook: “The Complete Works of R. Austin Freeman: Thriller Classics, Adventure Novels & Detective Stories (Illustrated)” is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. Richard Austin Freeman (1862-1943) was a British writer of detective stories, mostly featuring the forensic investigator Dr. Thorndyke. He introduced the inverted detective story; a crime fiction in which the commission of the crime is described at the beginning, usually including the identity of the perpetrator, with the story then describing the detective's attempt to solve the mystery. Many of the Dr. Thorndyke stories involve genuine, but often quite arcane, points of scientific knowledge, from areas such as tropical medicine and toxicology. Table of Contents: Introduction: Short Biography The Art of the Detective Story Dr. Thorndyke Series: Meet Dr. Thorndyke Novels The Red Thumb Mark The Eye of Osiris The Mystery of 31 New Inn A Silent Witness Helen Vardon's Confession The Cat's Eye The Mystery of Angelina Frood The Shadow of the Wolf The D'Arblay Mystery A Certain Dr. Thorndyke As a Thief in the Night Mr. Pottermack's Oversight Pontifex, Son and Thorndyke When Rogues Fall Out Dr. Thorndyke Intervenes For the Defence: Dr. Thorndyke The Penrose Mystery Felo De Se? The Stoneware Monkey Mr. Polton Explains The Jacob Street Mystery Short Story Collections Percival Bland’s Proxy The Missing Mortgagee Dr. Thorndyke's Cases The Adventures of Dr. Thorndyke Dr. Thorndyke's Casebook The Puzzle Lock The Magic Casket Other Novels: The Golden Pool The Unwilling Adventurer The Uttermost Farthing The Exploits of Danby Croker The Surprising Experiences of Mr. Shuttlebury Cobb Flighty Phyllis Other Short Stories: By the Black Deep The Adventures of Romney Pringle The Further Adventures of Romney Pringle From a Surgeon’s Diary The Great Portrait Mystery and Other Stories

Wayside Tales

Author: Vincent Starrett
Publisher:
ISBN:
Size: 78.99 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 2365
Download Read Online

Wayside Tales from the Author: Vincent Starrett.

Race With Death Danielle Ross Mystery Book 6

Author: Gilbert Morris
Publisher: Revell
ISBN: 1441239936
Size: 62.89 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 2391
Download Read Online

Race With Death Danielle Ross Mystery Book 6 from the Author: Gilbert Morris. When an inmate on death row requests a visit from Dani Ross, she reluctantly agrees to meet with him. As she listens to his story, Dani's well-tuned detective skills tell her that Eddie Prejean is being framed

A Portrait Of The Brain

Author: Adam Zeman
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300114164
Size: 25.72 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 3445
Download Read Online

A Portrait Of The Brain from the Author: Adam Zeman. Bizarre, perplexing, and moving cases of brain disorder, told by a neurologist with an extraordinary gift for storytelling