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Fergus Hume

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Book cover: The Indian BangleThe Indian Bangle
by - Sampson Low, Marston & Co ,
A mystery thriller set in England and India concerning a golden bracelet, a sacred ornament taken from a Hindu idol, worn by a young English gentleman born and raised in India. Fergusson Wright Hume was a prolific English novelist.
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Book cover: The Black ImageThe Black Image
by - Ward, Lock ,
From where the three stood on the ivy-clothed and moss-grown terrace, stretched an oblong space of ground, surrounded by lofty walls of black brick, looking all the more dreary for lack of creeping plants to hide their bareness ...
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Book cover: The Secret PassageThe Secret Passage
by - eBooks@Adelaide ,
This well-done murder mystery was acclaimed by the New York Times Book Review. It begins with a rich old woman found death in her chair and not a clue to the murderer. Then so many clues turn up that even the story-book detective is bewildered.
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Book cover: The Crowned SkullThe Crowned Skull
by - ManyBooks ,
This is a murder mystery set on the coast of Cornwall. As the narrative unfolds, all the evidence tells against Sir Hannibal Trevick -- a handsome-but-ageing widower with an aristocratic title to his name but very little money ...
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Book cover: The Mystery of a Hansom CabThe Mystery of a Hansom Cab
by - eBooks@Adelaide ,
One of the most popular mysteries in the nineteenth century, apparently even surpassing the sales of Sherlock Holmes books. This forgotten Australian melodrama should appeal to readers interested in the early development of the mystery story.
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Book cover: A Coin of Edward VIIA Coin of Edward VII
by - G. W. Dillingham Company ,
This book is quite up to the level of the high standard which Mr. Hume has set for himself in 'The Mystery of a Hansom Cab' and 'The Rainbow Feather'. It is a brilliant, stirring adventure, showing the author's prodigious inventiveness.
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