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|Statement||edited and with and introd. by E. F. Bleiler.|
|Contributions||Forrester, Andrew., Collins, Wilkie, 1824-1889., Zangwill, Israel, 1864-1926., Bleiler, Everett Franklin, 1920-|
|LC Classifications||PZ1 .T399, PR1309.D4 .T399|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 302 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||302|
|LC Control Number||77091266|
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There are three novellas in this book: "The Unknown Weapon" () by Andrew Forrester (I'd never heard of him either), "My Lady's Money" () by Wilkie Collins, and "The Big Bow Mystery" () by Israel Zangwill (of whom I had heard but whom I'd never read).4/5.
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The three novels it includes are THE UNKNOWN WEAPON by Andrew Forrester (first published in THE FEMALE DETECTIVE, London, ), MY LADY'S MONEY by Wilkie Collins (first published in the LONDON ILLUSTRATED NEWS, Christmas Issue, ), and THE BIG BOW MYSTERY by Israel Zangwill (first published in the London STAR, ).5/5(1).
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