A Poor Wise Man

A Poor Wise Man

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by Mary Roberts Rinehart
     
 

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"There were bad times coming. The old peaceful quiet days were gone, for age and obstinacy had met youth and the arrogance of youth, and it was to be a battle." Birth, death, and renewal are the themes that Mary Roberts Rinehart tackles in this emotional and thought-provoking novel set during the first World War.

Author Biography: Mary Roberts Rinehart is a

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"There were bad times coming. The old peaceful quiet days were gone, for age and obstinacy had met youth and the arrogance of youth, and it was to be a battle." Birth, death, and renewal are the themes that Mary Roberts Rinehart tackles in this emotional and thought-provoking novel set during the first World War.

Author Biography: Mary Roberts Rinehart is a well-known mystery and romance writer. Her memorable tales often combine adventure, love, ingenuity, and humor in a style that is distinctly her own. She creates fast-paced, entertaining, and above all, surprising novels. Most of her fiction eventually erupts into the most startling plot twists imaginable. To this Mary adds a strong dose of realism in the depiction of modern life, with many different classes, corruption high and low, and a great diversity of characters. Mary's stories have appeared in the Saturday Evening Post, and she is also a published playwright. The Essential Rinehart Collection brings together for the first time the best works of Mary Roberts Rinehart. This multi-volume series features her most interesting novels of mystery, romance, and adventure.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780738848464
Publisher:
Xlibris Corporation
Publication date:
12/28/2000
Series:
The Essential Rinehart Collection
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
5.49(w) x 0.98(h) x 8.44(d)

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