The Return Of Bulldog Drummond

Author: Sapper
Publisher: House of Stratus
ISBN: 0755122984
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The Return Of Bulldog Drummond from the Author: Sapper. While staying as a guest at Merridale Hall, Captain Hugh ‘Bulldog’ Drummond’s peaceful repose is disturbed by a young man who dashes into the house, begging for help. When two warders arrive seeking a notorious murderer who has escaped, Drummond assures them they are chasing the wrong man. But who on earth is the terrified youngster?

The Black Gang

Author: H. C McNeile
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 148049397X
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The Black Gang from the Author: H. C McNeile. A fearsome cadre of ex-soldiers joins Bulldog Drummond on his second explosive adventure Eight evil men assemble in an English country house. Thieves, white slavers, drug dealers, and communists, they share one common goal: the destruction of everything that England holds dear. Police surround the manor in preparation for a raid. Suddenly, a gang of men in black masks appears and knocks the officers unconscious. Whips in hand, the Black Gang enters the house—and the crooks inside beg for the soft touch of the police. A conspiracy against the English crown is afoot, the plotters operating just within the boundaries of the law—making it impossible for Scotland Yard to intervene. Thankfully, the Black Gang has no such restraints. Led by the fearless veteran Bulldog Drummond, they will stop at nothing to save England, no matter how many lashings they must deliver along the way. This ebook has been professionally proofread to ensure accuracy and readability on all devices.

Movie Mystery Suspense

Author: John Howard Reid
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1411676009
Size: 70.74 MB
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Movie Mystery Suspense from the Author: John Howard Reid. Famous features such as "Sherlock Holmes Faces Death," "Johnny Allegro," "My Forbidden Past," "His Kind of Woman," "The Big Carnival," and "After the Thin Man" are examined, plus the "Bulldog Drummond" series, and a number of serials including "The Clutching Hand," "Chick Carter, Detective," "Panther Girl of the Congo," "Holt of the Secret Service" and "The Last of the Mohicans." Two bonus features are monographs on Robert Siodmak (of "Cobra Woman," "The Phantom Lady," "The Spiral Staircase," etc.) and Otto Preminger, who made "Laura," "Fallen Angel," "Whirlpool," "Where the Sidewalk Ends," "The 13th Letter" and "Angel Face."

Turner Classic Movies Presents Leonard Maltin S Classic Movie Guide

Author: Leonard Maltin
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698197291
Size: 80.80 MB
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Turner Classic Movies Presents Leonard Maltin S Classic Movie Guide from the Author: Leonard Maltin. The definitive guide to classic films from one of America's most trusted film critics Thanks to Netflix and cable television, classic films are more accessible than ever. Now co-branded with Turner Classic Movies, Leonard Maltin’s Classic Movie Guide covers films from Hollywood and around the world, from the silent era through 1965, and from The Maltese Falcon to Singin’ in the Rain and Godzilla, King of the Monsters! Thoroughly revised and updated, and featuring expanded indexes, a list of Maltin’s personal recommendations, and three hundred new entries—including many offbeat and obscure films—this new edition is a must-have companion for every movie lover. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Bull Dog Drummond The Adventures Of A Demobilised Officer Who Found Peace Dull

Author: H. C. McNeile
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
ISBN: 1473375150
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Bull Dog Drummond The Adventures Of A Demobilised Officer Who Found Peace Dull from the Author: H. C. McNeile. This volume book contains Cyril McNeile’s 1920 novel, "Bulldog Drummond". Bored with life, ex-British Army Captain Hugh “Bulldog” Drummond places an advert in 'The Times' - expressing his desire for an adventure. Surprisingly, he receives a reply from a young woman who is worried about some of her father’s business acquaintances and wants to escape. It is an entertaining adventure story full of mystery and intrigue that will not disappoint fans of McNeile’s work. Herman Cyril McNeile (1888 - 1937) was a British author who served in the Army. Many vintage texts such as this are increasingly scarce and expensive, and it is with this in mind that we are republishing this book now, in an affordable, high-quality, modern edition. It comes complete with a specially commissioned biography of the author.

Temple Tower

Author: Sapper
Publisher: House of Stratus
ISBN: 075512300X
Size: 20.35 MB
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Temple Tower from the Author: Sapper. As the ‘Maid of Orleans’ sets sail for Boulogne, two men wave goodbye to their trusting wives, who are unaware the intended ‘golf holiday’ is a ruse. ‘Bulldog’ Drummond and his loyal friend, Peter, who narrates this exciting tale, go to assist a man in fear of his life and in need of their help in penetrating the ill-omened Temple Tower.

The Bfi Companion To Crime

Author: Phil Hardy
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520215382
Size: 24.86 MB
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The Bfi Companion To Crime from the Author: Phil Hardy. "A complete and detailed guide to crime on film: prison dramas, film noir, heist movies, juvenile delinquents, serial killers, bank robbers, and many other subgenres and motifs. The historical and social background to movie crime is covered by articles on the FBI, the Mafia, the Japanese yakuza, prohibition, boxing, union rackets, drugs, poisoning, prostitution, and many other topics."--Cover.

The Return Of Captain John Emmett

Author: Elizabeth Speller
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 074812697X
Size: 29.57 MB
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The Return Of Captain John Emmett from the Author: Elizabeth Speller. 1920. The Great War has been over for two years, and it has left a very different world from the Edwardian certainties of 1914. Following the death of his wife and baby and his experiences on the Western Front, Laurence Bartram has become something of a recluse. Yet death and the aftermath of the conflict continue to cast a pall over peacetime England, and when a young woman he once knew persuades him to look into events that apparently led her brother, John Emmett, to kill himself, Laurence is forced to revisit the darkest parts of the war. As Laurence unravels the connections between Captain Emmett's suicide, a group of war poets, a bitter regimental feud and a hidden love affair, more disquieting deaths are exposed. Even at the moment Laurence begins to live again, it dawns on him that nothing is as it seems, and that even those closest to him have their secrets . . .

The Female Of The Species

Author: Sapper
Publisher: House of Stratus
ISBN: 0755122895
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The Female Of The Species from the Author: Sapper. Bulldog Drummond has slain his archenemy, Carl Peterson, but Peterson’s mistress lives on and is intent on revenge. Drummond’s wife vanishes, followed by a series of vicious traps set by a malicious adversary, which leads to a chase across England, a sinister house and a fantastic torture-chamber modelled on Stonehenge.