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The Harry Houdini mysteries. The dime museum murders

Author: Daniel Stashower
Publisher: London : Titan Books, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"New York City in 1897 and young escapologist Harry Houdini is struggling to get the recognition he craves from the ruthless entertainment industry. When toy tycoon Branford Wintour is found murdered in his Fifth Avenue mansion, detectives call upon Houdini to help solve this mysterious crime. When Harry and his brother Dash reach the scene of the murder, they discover that Wintour was killed seemingly by a magic  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Named Person: Harry Houdini; Harry Houdini
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Stashower
ISBN: 9780857682840 0857682849
OCLC Number: 724649337
Description: 241 pages ; 21 cm.
Other Titles: Dime museum murders
Responsibility: Daniel Stashower.
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New York City in 1897 and young Harry Houdini is struggling to make it in the brutal entertainment business, when detectives call on him to attempt the most amazing feat of his fledgling career:  Read more...

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"atmospheric, suspenseful Mr. Stashower... vividly recreates the atmosphere of the period" (New York Times on The Beautiful Cigar Girl)"

 
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