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Big Book of Best Short Stories: Specials - Mystery and Detective

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This book contains 25 short stories from 5 classic, prize-winning and noteworthy authors. The stories were carefully selected by the critic August Nemo, in a collection that will please the literature lovers. The theme of this edition is: Mystery and Detective.
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- Robert Barr:
- An Alpine Divorce
- "And the Rigour of the Game"
- Gentlemen: The King!
- The Hour and the Man
- The Man Who was not on the Passenger List
- Which Was the Murderer?
- Not According to the Code
- Arthur Conan Doyle:
- A Scandal In Bohemia
- The Five Orange Pips
- The Disintegration Machine
- When the World Screamed
- The Great Keinplatz Experiment
- The Horror of the Heights
- The Ring of Thoth
- G. K. Chesterton:
- The Blue Cross
- The Invisible Man
- The Man Who Was Thursday – A Nightmare
- The Strange Crime of John Boulnois
- The Three Tools of Death
- The Wrong Shape
- The Mistake of the Machine
- Ernest Bramah:
- The Secret of Headlam Height
- The Mystery of the Vanished Petition Crown
- The Holloway Flat Tragedy
- The Curious Circumstances Of The Two Left Shoes
- The Ingenious Mind Of Mr. Rigby Lacksome
- The Crime At The House In Culver Street
- The Strange Case Of Cyril Bycourt
- E. Phillips Oppenheim:
- The Noxious Gift.
- Traske and the Bracelet.
- The Atruscan Silver mine.
- The Defeat of Rundermere.
- The End of John Dykes—Burglar.
- A Woman Intervenes.
- The Regeneration of Jacobs. 

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