2 edition of Adventures of the world"s greatest detectives found in the catalog.
Adventures of the world"s greatest detectives
|Statement||by George Barton.|
|LC Classifications||HV7914 .B3|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||252|
|LC Control Number||09007401|
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Excerpt from Adventures of the World's Greatest Detectives It is a trite saying that "truth is stranger than fiction." Like most proverbs, this one has to be taken, with the proverbial grain of salt. It is a fact, nevertheless, that the raw truth often possesses greater human interest than the most polished : George Barton.
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Most of the narratives are literally true. All are based on established facts. FACSIMILE: Reproduction Adventures of the world's greatest detectives [FACSIMILE] Originally published by New York: McK inlay Stone & Mackenzie in Book will be printed in black and white Adventures of the world's greatest detectives [FACSIMILE]: George, Barton: : Books.
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Hardcover. Condition: Good. Adventures of the World's Greatest Detectives by George Barton. TRUE CRIME Good hardcover, 15 detective stories.
b&w illustrations, pages. Pictorial green cloth. shelf wear, edges and corners bumped, name in ink inside front board and to ffep. Scattered foxing throughout. Scarce antiquarian book.
True Exploits of Famous Detectives Adventures of the World's Greatest Detectives [George Barton] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. With tonal similarities to A Series of Unfortunate Events, THE WORLD'S GREATEST DETECTIVE embraces the tension of a murder mystery while remaining a fun adventure for younger readers.
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This is an outstanding compendium of the best English and American detectives of the 20th century, with Sam Spade, Lew Archer, Nero Wolfe, Father Brown and many others. For those snobs who insist that detective stories are not fiction worth reading, you should know that the book includes stories by William Faulkner, G.K.
Chesterton and Ross x4/5. Adventures of the World's Greatest Detectives by George Barton TRUE CRIME Good hardcover, 15 detective stories. b&w illustrations, pages. Publisher: John C. Winston Pub, pictorial green cloth. shelf wear. edges and corners bumped, name in ink inside front board and to ffep.
Scattered foxing throughout. Scarce antiquarian book. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Barton, George, Adventures of the world's greatest detectives. Philadelphia, J.C. Winston Co., Photo compliments of Karl J. Benko. The Classics That Started it All.
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