The Haunted Hotel

The Haunted Hotel

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by Wilkie Collins
     
 

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Set amid the picturesque palaces and waterways of 19th-century Venice, this suspenseful novelette recounts an obsessed countess's attempts to thwart what she perceives as her fatal destiny.

Overview

Set amid the picturesque palaces and waterways of 19th-century Venice, this suspenseful novelette recounts an obsessed countess's attempts to thwart what she perceives as her fatal destiny.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486243337
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
11/02/2011
Edition description:
DOVER EDITION
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
5.44(w) x 8.64(h) x 0.38(d)

Meet the Author

Wilkie Collins (1824-1889) is considered the inventor of the modern English detective novel with his book The Moonstone (1868). A contemporary and friend of Charles Dickens, who serialized many of Collins' works in magazines he edited, Collins is also remembered for his classic mystery The Woman in White.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
December 8, 1824
Date of Death:
September 23, 1889
Place of Birth:
London, England
Place of Death:
London, England
Education:
Studied law at Lincoln¿s Inn, London

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Haunted Hotel (Large Print Edition) 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 24 reviews.
Elizabeth Smith More than 1 year ago
Suspense and mystery excellently written.
NicoleTrist More than 1 year ago
This was a suspenseful and thoroughly enjoyable page turner about the inevitable and relentless power of fate and the struggle against it. Full Review; http://bookywooks.blogspot.com/2010/01/things-that-go-bump-in-night.html
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Nonsensical characters.
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Lots of spelling errors but held my interest
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Its not a good book
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