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Raffles, the amateur cracksman

Author: E W Hornung; Richard Lancelyn Green
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2003.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In these stories, Raffles, the public-school gentleman, mixes his aptitude for cricket with his passion for crime. Here we see Raffles stealing from the nouveau riche and outwitting the law, thieving  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Named Person: E W Hornung
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: E W Hornung; Richard Lancelyn Green
ISBN: 0141439335 9780141439334 9781856132824 185613282X
OCLC Number: 51272287
Notes: Originally published: London : Methuen, 1899.
Description: lvi, 179 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: The Ides of March --
A Costume Piece --
Gentlemen and Players --
Le Premier Pas --
Wilful Murder --
Nine Points of the Law --
The Return Match --
The Gift of the Emperor.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: E.W. Hornung ; edited with an introduction and notes by Richard Lancelyn Green.
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"One of the most remarkable triumphs of late nineteenth-century Romantic imagination"

 
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