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Wilkie Collins Collection - The Moonstone, The Woman In White, After Dark, No Name By Wilkie Collins
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The Wilkie Collins Collection presents four of the best titles by the Victorian master novelist - The Moonstone, No Name, The Woman In White and After Dark.
The Woman in White By Wilkie Collins
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Wilkie Collins’ fifth published novel, The Woman in White caused unprecedented excitement when it appeared in 1859 and has not lost its capacity to thrill. It is arguably the author’s... More > masterpiece and is widely regarded to be among the first mystery novels, as well as one of the first and finest in the genre of “sensation novels.” A tale of love, marriage, betrayal and mistrust, the gripping story is unraveled through diaries, first-hand accounts, and different points of view. The Woman In White recently came in at number 23 in an Observer newspaper poll of the top 100 greatest novels of all time. “One of the thousand novels everyone must read... the greatest and most inspirational of the Victorian sensation novels.” - The Guardian.< Less
The Best of Girl's Own Paper - 1888-1889 By Moira Allen
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Founded in 1880, the "Girl's Own Paper" sought to bring the very best reading to Victorian "girls and ladies" every week. This collection, drawn from the 1888-1889 annual, offers... More > a fabulous array of articles that bring the Victorian era to life. Features cover nature, history, glimpses of contemporary Victorian life, fashion, arts and crafts, travel, and much more. A full-length serial story is also included! So immerse yourself in the Victorian world, with the "best" of Girl's Own Paper!< Less
Mercedes Marie By Billy Helston
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Mary Jane Kelly, youngest victim of Jack the Ripper, sustained a murderous assault so horrific her lover could only identify her by her hair and eyes. She travelled from Ireland, to Wales and France.... More > She lived in the West End of London, wore gowns of embroidered silk, and rode in fine carriages. Jack the Ripper ended her life in a squalid room, in the meanest street, in the most overcrowded, and deprived borough of London – Whitechapel. This is the Mary Kelly story.< Less
Long Arm of the Law : Jack the Ripper By Billy Helston
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Jack the Ripper isn’t famous, rich, or royal, but he played a crucial role on the night of the double event. My suspect is an ordinary man, yet he both frightens and threatens the Metropolitan... More > police to this day. They accused him of perjury, some called him a liar, others a fool. But he lived to a ripe old age and evaded the hangman’s noose. In short, he got away with murder. The files on The Jack the Ripper case will remain sealed to protect witnesses one-hundred and thirty years after the Whitechapel murders! ‘Helston portrays the lives of the murdered women, so often portrayed as victims devoid of personality and mere bit-part players in the drama that is Jack the ripper, with sensitivity and humour.’ ‘A brush with the law. Ha, ha.’< Less
Jack the Ripper: Design for Death. 2nd Ed. By Alexander J Parker
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Jack the Ripper Design For Death uses completely new methodologies for a Jack the Ripper publication. Science and logic are applied wherever possible to investigate these world-famous crimes. An... More > unprecedented level of data has been drawn upon to allow a number of major breakthroughs in the case. After reading this book you will never look at the Jack the Ripper crimes in the same way again. It comprehensively demolishes a number of Jack the Ripper orthodoxies, such as the number of his victims, the ‘Dear Boss’ letter etc, etc. The New Game-Changing Publishing Sensation Jack the Ripper: Design For Death provides the best evidence yet for the theory that Jack the Ripper was an organised ritual serial killer. It ties the murders to an undeniable framework which determined the Modus Operandi. A brand new suspect Is profiled using scientific methodology. “The author has produced a remarkable work which will permanently redefine the Whitechapel murders landscape, things will never be same.”< Less
The Pickwick Papers By Charles Dickens
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The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club (also known as The Pickwick Papers) is Charles Dickens's first novel. He was asked to contribute to the project as an up-and-coming writer following the... More > success of Sketches by Boz, published in 1836 (most of Dickens' novels were issued in shilling installments before being published as complete volumes). Dickens (still writing under the pseudonym of Boz) increasingly took over the unsuccessful monthly publication after the original illustrator Robert Seymour had committed suicide. Written for publication as a serial, The Pickwick Papers is a sequence of loosely-related adventures. The action is given as occurring 1827–8, though critics have noted some seeming anachronisms. It has been stated that Dickens satrized the case of George Norton suing Lord melbourne in the Pickwick Papers The novel's main character, Samuel Pickwick, Esquire, is a kind and wealthy old gentleman, and the founder and perpetual president of the Pickwick Club.< Less
The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
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The second collection of Doyle's Sherlock Holmes stories, which were originally serialized in The Strand Magazine in 1894. Includes the Adventures: Silver Blaze The Yellow Face The Stock-Broker's... More > Clerk The "Gloria Scott" The Musgrave Ritual The Reigate Puzzle The Crooked Man The Resident Patient The Greek Interpreter The Naval Treaty The Final Problem< Less
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
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The third collection of Doyle's Sherlock Holmes stories, which were originally serialized in The Strand Magazine in 1905. Includes the Adventures: The Adventure Of The Empty House The Adventure Of... More > The Norwood Builder The Adventure Of The Dancing Men The Adventure Of The Solitary Cyclist The Adventure Of The Priory School The Adventure Of Black Peter The Adventure Of Charles Augustus Milverton The Adventure Of The Six Napoleons The Adventure Of The Three Students The Adventure Of The Golden Pince-Nez The Adventure Of The Missing Three-Quarter The Adventure Of The Abbey Grange The Adventure Of The Second Stain< Less
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
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The first collection of Doyle's serialized Sherlock Holmes stories, which were first published in the Strand Magazine between July 1891 and June 1892 Includes the Adventures: A Scandal in... More > Bohemia The Red-Headed League A Case of Identity The Boscombe Valley Mystery The Five Orange Pips The Man with the Twisted Lip The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle The Adventure of the Speckled Band The Adventure of the Engineer’s Thumb The Adventure of the Noble Bachelor The Adventure of the Beryl Coronet The Adventure of the Copper Beeches< Less

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