The Man of Death
by Arthur Gask
Publisher: Herbert Jenkins 1949
Number of pages: 299
In the lonely hours upon an unfrequented part of the Norfolk coast a retired Cambridge professor is living by himself. Gradually he becomes aware that his house, which is built on the site of an old church, is being watched. For help he turns to Gilbert Larose!
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by Arthur Gask - Herbert Jenkins
Once again we meet the popular Gilbert Larose, this time as an agent of the Secret Service. In this story he provides even more than his usual quota of excitement. Secret Service spy thriller of aircraft secrets being sold to the highest bidder.
by Arthur Gask - The Courier Mail
These last three days have been a perfect nightmare for everyone. The place has been full of policemen and detectives, and now, to cap all, we hear that the terrible Gilbert Larose is coming, and that means, so Mr. Slim says, a hanging for someone.
by Arthur Gask - Herbert Jenkins Ltd.
The book tells the absorbing story of a crime perpetrated and atoned for, and of the later sequel in which the all but perfect murder was committed. Gilbert Larose, gifted with a profound insight into human nature, however, was not deceived ...
by Arthur Gask - H. Jenkins Ltd.
My life is so many, many times forfeit to the State that were my hideous secret to become known, even now, after all these years, infuriated crowds would gather at my gate and I should be torn limb from limb without the slightest hope of mercy ...