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by Anna Katharine Green - A. L. Burt Co. , 1911
The mystery to be solved is the unexplained death of a woman in the midst of a crowded lobby. She bears a wound but its source initially cannot be ascertained. When it is, apparently, the Coroners jury declares her death to have been a suicide.
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That Affair Next DoorThat Affair Next Door
by Anna Katharine Green - ManyBooks , 1897
The successful novel, 'That Affair Next Door,' with its startling ingenuity, its sustained interest and its wonderful plot, shows that the author's hand of Anna Katharine Green has not lost its cunning, but has gained as the years go by.
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The House of the Whispering PinesThe House of the Whispering Pines
by Anna Katharine Green - Project Gutenberg , 2003
The scene of the crime is Ranelagh's clubhouse, The Whispering Pines, just after its president locked it up for the winter. Green does a masterful job of portraying tricky interrogations. Her inquest and trial scenes are rich in drama and suspense.
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A Strange DisappearanceA Strange Disappearance
by Anna Katharine Green - Project Gutenberg , 1998
The sewing girl in the New York mansion of wealthy Mr. Blake has been abducted. Traces of struggle and drops of blood are visible in her room. And yet how did the abductors get her out a window and down a ladder without some cooperation from her?
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Room Number 3 and Other Detective StoriesRoom Number 3 and Other Detective Stories
by Anna Katharine Green - eBooks@Adelaide , 2011
Detective Stories by American bestselling author, poet and novelist Anna Katharine Green. She was one of the first writers of detective fiction in America and distinguished herself by writing well plotted, legally accurate stories.
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The Leavenworth CaseThe Leavenworth Case
by Anna Katharine Green - Project Gutenberg , 2003
This suspenseful mystery well deserves a modern audience. When someone shoots a wealthy retired merchant through the head in his library, the evidence indicates that no one could have left the victim's mansion before the discovery of the body.
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The Mystery of the Hasty ArrowThe Mystery of the Hasty Arrow
by Anna Katharine Green - A. L. Burt company , 1917
A woman's body is found in a museum gallery with an arrow through her chest, so all of the other visitors are locked inside while the crime is investigated. Anna Katharine Green was one of the first writers of detective fiction in America.
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