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A thief in the night

Author: E W Hornung
Publisher: Leicester : Thorpe, 2011.
Series: Ulverscroft series
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Large print edView all editions and formats
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"In these stories of late Victorian England, Raffles is a gentleman thief, and with his friend, Bunny, commits daring burglaries. In The criminologists' club, students of crime invite Raffles and Bunny to dinner, ostensibly to discuss crime in sport. But with his usual insouciance, Raffles senses an opportunity for some amusement. Then, in A trap to catch a cracksman, America's champion heavyweight boxer invents a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: E W Hornung
ISBN: 1444808591 9781444808599
OCLC Number: 757411774
Notes: Originally published in Great Britain in 1905.
Target Audience: Adult.
Description: 280 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Ulverscroft series
Responsibility: E.W. Hornung.

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"In these stories of late Victorian England, Raffles is a gentleman thief, and with his friend, Bunny, commits daring burglaries. In The criminologists' club, students of crime invite Raffles and Bunny to dinner, ostensibly to discuss crime in sport. But with his usual insouciance, Raffles senses an opportunity for some amusement. Then, in A trap to catch a cracksman, America's champion heavyweight boxer invents a trap to catch the cleverest cracksman and issues an irresistible challenge to Raffles. And in The last word, a chance meeting, with an old and very dear friend, changes the whole course of Bunny's life"--Page 4 of cover.

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