Celebrated Crimes, Vol. 6
Dumas began his career by writing plays, which were successfully produced from the first. He also wrote numerous magazine articles and travel books; his published works totalled 100,000 pages. In the...More on Alexandre Dumas
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The Goddess: A Demon by Richard Marsh
The Goddess: A Demon is a novel by Richard Marsh. It was originally serialized in Manchester Weekly Times and Salford Weekly News in twelve installmen...
The Dead Alive by Wilkie Collins
The Dead Alive written by Wilkie Collins in the 1870s is on the real-life wrongful conviction of Stephen and Jesse Boorn that happened in 1819 in the...
The Witness for the Defence by A. E. W. Mason
It follows the story of a young woman, Mary, who is on trial for murder. Mary's only hope for acquittal is the testimony of a mysterious stranger who...
A Network of Crime by Nicholas Carter
It follows the story of Detective Harry Challenor who is tasked with solving a complex network of criminal activities that seem to be connected to a s...
The Man Who Knew Too Much by Gilbert K. Chesterton
Robbery, murder and treason. Strange happenings in quiet English villages. A book critic who happens to find a corpse with its head crushed, an Irish...
A Clean Heart by G. A. McLaughlin
It follows the story of a detective named Johnny McBride, who is tasked with solving a brutal murder in a small New England town. Set against the bac...
Manalive by Gilbert K. Chesterton
Manalive is a book by G. K. Chesterton detailing a popular theme both in his own philosophy, and in Christianity, of the "holy fool", such as in Dosto...
Celebrated Crimes, Vol. 4: Karl-Ludwig Sand by Alexandre Dumas
This is the fourth volume of Alexandre Dumas' studies of celebrated crimes and their perpetrators. This volume is concerned with the story of Karl Lud...
The Yellow Claw by Sax Rohmer
The Yellow Claw is a 1915 crime novel by Arthur Henry Sarsfield Ward, known better under his pseudonym of Sax Rohmer. The story features Gaston Max,...
Charles II by Osmund Airy
This engaging book is an inestimable resource for any student of the merry monarch, Charles II. "Odd's fish," he said "I am an ugly fellow!" Yet, as A...
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