The Mystery Of 31 New Inn A Dr Thorndyke Mystery

Author: R. Austin Freeman
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The Mystery Of 31 New Inn A Dr Thorndyke Mystery from the Author: R. Austin Freeman. This early work by Richard Austin Freeman was originally published in 1912 and we are now republishing it with a brand new introduction. 'The Mystery of 31 New Inn' is one of Freeman's novels of crime and mystery. The first story featuring his well-known protagonist Dr. Thorndyke – a medico-legal forensic investigator – was published in 1907, and although Freeman's early works were seen as simple homages to his contemporary, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, he quickly developed his own style: The 'inverted detective story', in which the identity of the criminal is shown from the beginning, and the story then describes the detective's attempt to solve the mystery.

The Red Thumb Mark The Eye Of Osiris The Mystery Of 31 New Inn 3 British Mystery Classics In One Volume

Author: R. Austin Freeman
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The Red Thumb Mark The Eye Of Osiris The Mystery Of 31 New Inn 3 British Mystery Classics In One Volume from the Author: R. Austin Freeman. This carefully crafted ebook: “THE RED THUMB MARK, THE EYE OF OSIRIS & THE MYSTERY OF 31 NEW INN (3 British Mystery Classics in One Volume)” is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. Dr. John Thorndyke is a fictional detective in a series of novels. He is a medical jurispractitioner - originally a medical doctor, he turned to the bar and became one of the first, in modern parlance, forensic scientists. His solutions were based on his method of collecting all possible data (including dust and pond weed) and making inferences from them before looking at any of the protagonists and motives in the crimes. It is this method which gave rise to one of Freeman's most ingenious inventions, the inverted detective story, where the criminal act is described first and the interest lies in Thorndyke's subsequent unraveling of it. Richard Austin Freeman (1862-1943) was a British writer of detective stories, mostly featuring the medico-legal forensic investigator Dr. Thorndyke. Freeman used some of his early experiences as a colonial surgeon in his novels. 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: The Red Thumb Mark The Eye of Osiris (The Vanishing Man) The Mystery of 31 New Inn

The Mystery Of 31 New Inn

Author: R. Austin Freeman
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The Mystery Of 31 New Inn from the Author: R. Austin Freeman. As I look back through the years of my association with John Thorndyke I am able to recall a wealth of adventures and strange experiences such as falls to the lot of very few men who pass their lives within hearing of Big Ben.

British Mysteries Collection 27 Novels In One Volume Complete Dr Thorndyke Series A Savant S Vendetta The Exploits Of Danby Croker The Golden Pool The Unwilling Adventurer And Many More

Author: R. Austin Freeman
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British Mysteries Collection 27 Novels In One Volume Complete Dr Thorndyke Series A Savant S Vendetta The Exploits Of Danby Croker The Golden Pool The Unwilling Adventurer And Many More from the Author: R. Austin Freeman. This carefully crafted ebook: “BRITISH MYSTERIES COLLECTION - 27 Novels in One Volume: Complete Dr. Thorndyke Series, A Savant’s Vendetta, The Exploits of Danby Croker, The Golden Pool, The Unwilling Adventurer and many more” 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: Dr. Thorndyke Novels The Red Thumb Mark The Eye of Osiris (The Vanishing Man) 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's Discovery) Dr. Thorndyke Intervenes For the Defence: Dr. Thorndyke The Penrose Mystery Felo De Se? (Death at the Inn) The Stoneware Monkey Mr. Polton Explains The Jacob Street Mystery (The Unconscious Witness) Other Novels The Golden Pool: A Story of a Forgotten Mine The Unwilling Adventurer The Uttermost Farthing (A Savant’s Vendetta) The Exploits of Danby Croker The Surprising Experiences of Mr. Shuttlebury Cobb Flighty Phyllis

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
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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 Mystery At Number 31 New Inn

Author: R. Austin Freeman
Publisher: Journey Forth
ISBN: 9781591663065
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The Mystery At Number 31 New Inn from the Author: R. Austin Freeman. In the grand tradition of the great sleuths brought to life by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle comes another master. John Thorndyke is cerebral, meticulous, British, and underestimated. When Thorndyke's assistant, Dr. Jervis, gets a mysterious summons to ride to an undisclosed location in a sealed-off carriage, there are signs of a dangerous plot aloof. Patiently, logically, using all his prowess for jurisprudence, Thorndyke maneuvers his way through a labyrinth of clues: broken glass, an upside down picture, a veiled woman, a box of candles. Others have declared the case "impossible," and Jervis, too, has his doubts. Will the mystery at Number 31 prove in the end to be even Thorndyke proof? - Back cover.

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

Author: R. Austin Freeman
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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

Das Mysterium Von Notting Hill

Author: Charles Warren Adams
Publisher: Aufbau Verlag
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Das Mysterium Von Notting Hill from the Author: Charles Warren Adams. Es ist der Urkriminalroman – der allererste Kriminalroman der Literaturgeschichte: einzigartig in seiner Form und ĂŒberraschend in seiner ModernitĂ€t, den Leser mit der LektĂŒre der Ermittlungsdossiers an der Lösung des RĂ€tsels zu beteiligen. In einer Zeit, in der sich das Genre des Krimis etwa bei Edgar Allan Poe gerade erfand, wagte sich 1862 ein anonymer Autor auf unbekanntes Terrain: erstmalig stand das Aufrollen der Vorgeschichte eines Mordes im Mittelpunkt eines Romans. Der Ermittler Mr. Henderson, beauftragt von der Life Insurance Association, soll herausfinden, ob Baron R**, ein begabter Chemiker, seine Frau vergiftet hat – sie starb an einem Becher SĂ€ure. Ihre fĂŒnffache Lebensversicherung erhĂ€rtet den Mordverdacht. Das zusammengestellte Akten-Mosaik besteht aus Krankenhausberichten, Zeugenaussagen, Heiratsurkunden, TagebuchauszĂŒgen sowie Briefen und beleuchtet quer durch alle Schichten das viktorianische Zeitalter. Die nĂŒchterne Aktenform steht im spannungsreichen Kontrast zum mysteriösen Geschehen: Kinder werden von Zigeunern gestohlen, ein letzter Wille verspricht Reichtum, der VerdĂ€chtige hat verdĂ€chtig grĂŒne Augen, fragwĂŒrdige Heilmethoden bestimmen den Handlungsverlauf, statt einem Mord gab es gleich drei ... Obwohl die Akten die Schuld des Barons nahelegen, scheint es, als habe dieser das perfekte Verbrechen begangen. Virtuos verstĂ¶ĂŸt der erste Kriminalroman gegen die goldene Regel des Genres: Kein RĂ€tsel ohne AufklĂ€rung. »Meine Aufgabe ist erledigt. Im Besitz aller Indizien, die vor ihnen ausgebreitet sind, wird ihr Urteil darĂŒber so gut sein wie meins.« Charles Warren Adams (1833-1903) war der Erfinder des Kriminalromans »Das Mysterium von Notting Hill«, der erstmalig anonym 1862 als achtteiliger Fortsetzungsroman in der Zeitschrift »Once a Week« und 1865 als Buch unter dem Pseudonym Charles Felix erschienen war. Erst in den letzten Jahren konnte ein amerikanischer Literaturprofessor Charles Warren Adams‘ Autorenschaft zweifelsfrei belegen. Der studierte Jurist, der Verlagsleiter wurde, Insolvenz (!) erlitt, danach SekretĂ€r der Gesellschaft gegen Tierversuche wurde und mit der Heirat der Tochter des zweithöchsten Richters einen gesellschaftlichen Skandal erregte, gab sich zeit seines Lebens nicht als Autor zu erkennen.

The Best Dr Thorndyke Detective Stories

Author: R. Austin Freeman
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 048616179X
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The Best Dr Thorndyke Detective Stories from the Author: R. Austin Freeman. Eight compelling tales by "the father of the scientific detective story" feature inverted mysteries, in which crime and culprit are revealed at the outset and Dr. Thorndyke formulates evidence from subtle clues.

The Mystery Of 31 New Inn

Author: R. Austin R. Austin Freeman
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The Mystery Of 31 New Inn from the Author: R. Austin R. Austin Freeman. AS I look back through the years of my association with John Thorndyke, I am able to recall a wealth of adventures and strange experiences such as falls to the lot of very few men who pass their lives within hearing of Big Ben. Many of these experiences I have already placed on record; but it now occurs to me that I have hitherto left unrecorded one that is, perhaps, the most astonishing and incredible of the whole series; an adventure, too, that has for me the added interest that it inaugurated my permanent association with my learned and talented friend, and marked the close of a rather unhappy and unprosperous period of my life.Memory, retracing the journey through the passing years to the starting-point of those strange events, lands me in a shabby little ground-floor room in a house near the Walworth end of Lower Kennington Lane. A couple of framed diplomas on the wall, a card of Snellen's test-types and a stethoscope lying on the writing-table, proclaim it a doctor's consulting-room; and my own position in the round-backed chair at the said table, proclaims me the practitioner in charge.