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A Coin Of Edward Vii

  [english | 1903]  

Fergus Hume


Summary: [Title within line border.]
Genres: [mysterydetective | fiction and literatureDownloads: 431

Hagar Of The Pawn Shop

  [english | 1899]  

Fergus Hume


Summary: [Hagar Of The Pawn Shop by Fergus Hume. General Books publication date 2009 Original publication date 1899 Original Publisher F.M. Buckles Subjects Pawnbrokers Pawnbroking Business]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 89

Madame Midas

  [english | ]  

Fergus Hume


Excerpts: [... Villiers, therefore, gained nothing by his attempt to blacken his wife's character except the contempt of everyone, and even the few friends ...... went out in all the heat, and it ain't no wonder if he gets a sunstroke.' 'Oh, was Mr Villiers here?' asked Gaston, idly, not that he ...... gaily, and they wandered along in the moonlight, talking all the fond and foolish nonsense they ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 471

Red Money

  [english | ]  

Fergus Hume


Summary: [The Future of Money is a book written by Bernard Lietaer published by Random House in 2001 and currently out of print. It was written as an overview of how money and the financial system works the effects of modern money paradigms especially relating to debt and interest and how it can work to everyones benefit to solve a wide range of problems especially with the use of complementary currencies. ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 136

The Bishop Secret

  [english | ]  

Fergus Hume


Summary: [This was an amiable and efficient moderate crime/mystery puzzler which throws knowing glances at Trollope. Altogether good clean fun. Ill be reading more of Mr Hume at bedtime...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 69

The Crowned Skull

  [english | 1908]  

Fergus Hume


Excerpts: [... He is a most expensive tenant in spite of his being a millionaire. He always wants something done. Miss Stretton, will you excuse. Dericka, please ...... sometimes with a grim smile, and again with a frown corrugating his brows. The chauffeur, a quiet, fair young fellow called Donalds, engineered the racer-for ...... as I am quite sure that I read him correctly and he wasn't at all ...]
Genres: [mysterydetectiveDownloads: 393

The Green Mummy

  [english | 1908]  

Fergus Hume


Summary: [I agree with the previous reviewers. Each time a new clue is discovered the situation undergoes a complete change. A superb plot. I just wish the writing was as creative as the plot.]
Genres: [mysterydetective | thrillerDownloads: 220

The Mystery Of A Hansom Cab

  [english | ]  

Fergus Hume


Summary: [A very underrated work. Older mystery critics such as Howard Haycraft and the author of the article on Mystery Detective Stories in the 1960s Encyclopedia Britannica referred to this book as scarcely readable today. But actually modern readers would find it much more readable than The Moonstone and other famous Victorian novels. While it certainly shows traces of its era it is largely free of ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 243

The Mystery Queen

  [english | ]  

Fergus Hume


Excerpts: [... the experiment. Of course, the young man did not suspect Mrs. Jarsell of being connected in any way with crime of any sort. Still it was strange ...... assure her. Dan is one of the most cautious aviators we have. But there is always a risk, sneered Lord Curberry. Probably. ...... in a few months she goes to London to see things. George, she says, I'm going to look up friends, or ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 444

The Opal Serpent

  [english | ]  

Fergus Hume


Excerpts: [... my lily-queen for the drying of her dear eyes. Mr. Pash was not at all pleased at this news and rubbed his nose hard. If a proper will had ...... eyes glittered triumphantly. She cast a victorious glance at Beecot. But that young man was looking at the solicitor. Rats leave the sinking ship, ...... The Opal Serpent CHAPTER XII. THE NEW LIFE For obvious reasons Beecot did not return ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 282

The Pagan Cup

  [english | 1902]  

Fergus Hume


Summary: [On Being a Pagan originally published in French under the title Comment peut-on ^etre paien? How can one be a pagan in 1981) is a book by the French philosopher Alain de Benoist published in English in 2004. The book is a detailed and in-depth critique of the metaphysical and ethical concepts of Judeo-Christian tradition that have been influencing the Western culture over the past two thousand ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | mysterydetectiveDownloads: 178

The Secret Passage

  [english | 1905]  

Fergus Hume


Summary: [A good fun read]
Genres: [mysterydetective | audiobookDownloads: 259

The Silent House

  [english | ]  

Fergus Hume


Excerpts: [... this matter? I feel certain that Lydia and the Count are guilty! You have no proofs, said Denzil, shaking his head. No proofs! Why, you ...... It is as impossible for me to thank you sufficiently now for your kindness as it will be to reward you hereafter, should we succeed. As to ...... Diana, and the absence of the stiletto itself from its usual place on the wall of the Berwin ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 168