The Mysteries of R. Austin Freeman: 28 Novels and Short Stories

The Mysteries of R. Austin Freeman: 28 Novels and Short Stories

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by R. Austin Freeman
     
 

This Halcyon Classics ebook contains twenty-eight detective novels and short stories by British writer R. Austin Freeman. These include twenty-one Dr. Thorndyke works and seven other mysteries by Freeman.

Dr. Thorndyke was a prototypical forensic scientist who used minute bits of evidence to solve his cases. His solutions were based on his method of… See more details below

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This Halcyon Classics ebook contains twenty-eight detective novels and short stories by British writer R. Austin Freeman. These include twenty-one Dr. Thorndyke works and seven other mysteries by Freeman.

Dr. Thorndyke was a prototypical forensic scientist who used minute bits of evidence to solve his cases. His solutions were based on his method of collecting all possible data (including dust and pond weed) and making inferences from them before looking at any of the protagonists and motives in the crimes. A large proportion of the Dr Thorndyke stories involve genuine, but often quite arcane, points of scientific knowledge, from areas such as tropical medicine, metallurgy and toxicology. A large proportion of the Dr Thorndyke stories involve genuine, but often quite arcane, points of scientific knowledge.

This ebook includes and active table of contents for easy navigation.

Dr. Thorndyke Novels:
The Red Thumb Mark
The Eye of Osiris
The Mystery of 31 New Inn
A Silent Witness
Helen Vardon’s Confessions
When Rogues Fall Out
The Jacob Street Mystery


Dr. Thorndyke Short Stories:
The Case of the White Footprints
The Man with the Nailed Shoes
The Stranger's Latchkey
The Anthropologist at Large
The Blue Sequin
The Moabite Cipher
The Mandarin's Pearl
The Aluminium Dagger
A Message from the Deep Sea
The Case of Oscar Brodski
A Case of Premeditation
The Echo of A Mutiny
A Wastrel's Romance
The Old Lag


Other Works:
The Great Portrait Mystery
The Uttermost Farthing
A Mystery of the Sand-Hills
The Kimberley Fugitive
The Mysterious Visitor
The Silkworms of Florence
The Submarine Boat

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940011823763
Publisher:
Halcyon Press Ltd.
Publication date:
10/09/2010
Series:
Halcyon Classics , #1
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
533,212
File size:
2 MB

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