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The Notting Hill mystery

Author: Charles Felix
Publisher: Scottsdale, AZ : Poisoned Pen Press, 2015.
Series: British Library crime classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First edition, First US trade paperback editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
Widely acknowledged as the first detective novel, the story is told by insurance investigator Ralph Henderson, who is building a case against the sinister Baron 'R', suspected of murdering his wife. Henderson descends into a maze of intrigue including a diabolical mesmerist, kidnapping by gypsies, slow-poisoners, a rich uncle's will and three murders.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
Mystery fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Felix
ISBN: 9781464204807 1464204802
OCLC Number: 907205898
Notes: Originally published, 1865.
Description: vii, 176 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Series Title: British Library crime classics.
Responsibility: compiled by Charles Felix ; with an introduction by Mike Ashley.

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Widely acknowledged as the first detective novel, the story is told by insurance investigator Ralph Henderson, who is building a case against the sinister Baron 'R', suspected of murdering his wife. Henderson descends into a maze of intrigue including a diabolical mesmerist, kidnapping by gypsies, slow-poisoners, a rich uncle's will and three murders.

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