A W Mason Books

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At The Villa Rose

  [english | 1910]  

A W Mason


Summary: [While the culprits in this interesting detective story are not very difficult to guess what really happened is unveiled only later: a remarkable story which fits perfectly in the esoterism craze of the early 20th century.]
Genres: [mysterydetective | pulpDownloads: 432

Clementina

  [english | 1901]  

A W Mason


Excerpts: [... did not, however, offer to help her to alight. This is your lodging. she asked. No, said he, the King's and the woman shrank suddenly back ...... opposite to the third of the great statues he drew his handkerchief from his pocket. The handkerchief flipped out a letter which fell onto the ground. ...... over to the window, and at once he was aware of the spy's hiding-place. It was ...]
Genres: [romance | fiction and literatureDownloads: 165

Ensign Knightley

  [english | ]  

A W Mason


Summary: [Ensign Knightley And Other Stories by A E W Mason. It was eleven o clock at night when Surgeon Wyley of His Majesty s ship Bonetta washed his hands drew on his coat and walked from the hospital up the narrow cobbled street of Tangier to the Main-Guard by the Catherine Port. In the upper room of the Main-Guard he found Major Shackleton of the Tangier Foot taking a hand at bassette with Lieutenant ...]
Genres: [nautical | short story collectionDownloads: 456

Ensign Knightley And Other Stories

  [english | ]  

A W Mason


Summary: [Ensign Knightley And Other Stories by A E W Mason. It was eleven o clock at night when Surgeon Wyley of His Majesty s ship Bonetta washed his hands drew on his coat and walked from the hospital up the narrow cobbled street of Tangier to the Main-Guard by the Catherine Port. In the upper room of the Main-Guard he found Major Shackleton of the Tangier Foot taking a hand at bassette with Lieutenant ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 194

Running Water

  [english | 1906]  

A W Mason


Excerpts: [... but I am glad to see you. You have been too long away from Chamonix. But you have not changed. No, you have not changed.. In his voice there was without ...... and just by the Moulin I saw two men very high up on the cliffs of the Blaitiere. I was astonished, for I had never seen any one upon those cliffs ...... It did not occur to Chayne that the weight upon the rope was heavy. ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | adventure | historyDownloads: 133

The Broken Road

  [english | 1907]  

A W Mason


Summary: [The Broken Road by A E W Mason. This is one of two books by the author set in British India. It is an exciting adventure story involving the Indian Army Rajas and secret agents.]
Genres: [adventure | humor | warDownloads: 396

The Courtship Of Morrice Buckler

  [english | ]  

A W Mason


Summary: [Bill Mason was an award-winning Canadian naturalist author artist filmmaker and conservationist noted primarily for his popular canoeing books films and art as well as his documentaries on wolves. Mason was also known for including passages from Christian sermons in his films. He was born in 1929 in Winnipeg Manitoba and graduated from the University of Manitoba School of Art in 1951. He ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 2

The Four Corners Of The World

  [english | 1917]  

A W Mason


Summary: [The Four Corners Of The World by A E W Mason. This wonderfully eclectic group of short-stories contains some very interesting tales of the supernatural a couple of stories of war-time intrigue and a drama though the book is perhaps best known for The Affair at the Semiramis Hotel featuring French detective Inspector Hanaud. It has a little of everything just as the title suggests. Includes The ...]
Genres: [short story collection | mysterydetective | espionageDownloads: 346

The Four Feathers

  [english | 1902]  

A W Mason


Excerpts: [... man, growing bald, with a small, sharp, resourceful face and black eyes of a remarkable activity, and Lieutenant Willoughby, an officer of quite a different ...... and almost a pride of ownership, since it was here that Ethne lived, and all these things were part and parcel of her life. She was at that time ...... expression. Twice he opened his mouth to speak, but no words came. ...]
Genres: [war | fiction and literature | adventureDownloads: 262

The Great Monopoly

  [english | 1906]  

A W Mason


Excerpts: [... to the motive if an accident, we could discover no trace of its occurrence. The police failed to solve the mystery, and we did not rest content with ...... work, is it not. I said a little ungraciously, I am afraid. I saw a look of anxiety and disappointment come into his eyes, and I hastened to add: ...... member of my club, and Reuben Clinch smiled, and the smile was supercilious....]
Genres: [short story | fiction and literatureDownloads: 139

The Philanderers

  [english | 1897]  

A W Mason


Summary: [Starts off with a brief episode of military adventure in pre-colonial Africa then quickly devolves into drawing-room romance.]
Genres: [fiction and literature | romanceDownloads: 66

The Summons

  [english | ]  

A W Mason


Excerpts: [... had enlightened her. But he was neither a gossip nor a meddler. It was not possible that he should. The Summons CHAPTER X. THE SUMMONS ...... had been spoken, actually spoken by a human voice.... He took his telephone instrument in his hand and lifted the receiver. In a little while-but ...... upon the bridge, watched the great cathedral rise from out of the water at the end of ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 471

Witness For The Defense

  [english | ]  

A W Mason


Summary: [Witness For The Defense by A E W Mason. The beginning of all this difficult business was a little speech which Mrs. Thresk fell into a habit of making to her son. She spoke it the first time on the spur of the moment without thought or intention. But she saw that it hurt. So she used it again-to keep Henry in his proper place.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 87