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autor: E. Phillips Oppenheim

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2019-10-09
As a Man Lives - ebook/epub
As a Man Lives - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

Positively every one, with two unimportant exceptions, had called upon us. The Countess had driven over from Sysington Hall, twelve miles away, with two anamic-looking daughters, who had gushed over our late roses and the cedar trees which shaded the lawn. The Holgates of Holgate Brand and Lady Naselton of Naselton had presented themselves on the same afternoon. Many others had come in their train...

Ask Miss Mott - ebook/epub
Ask Miss Mott - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

Miss Mott quickly rose from the sound of knocking at her office door. She was engaged in the typical task of writing her advice to a young woman whose relationship with the acquisition had been pulled in, and she forgot the flight time. Her typist left, her ambassador was a boy and a shy but very nice young clerk who helped her in various activities. In other words, Miss Mott was alone on the top floor of the building...

Berenice - ebook/epub
Berenice - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

Matravers is an Apostle of Aestheticism with fixed views of life, down to even its most trifling details. A poet, philosopher, and man of fashion who has no intimate friends. He writes for the London papers and reviews. One evening he is taken to the theater by a friend to see a Norwegian play by Istein, which he savages in his review. However the actress who plays the lead, Berenice, is brilliant...

Chronicles of Melhampton - ebook/epub
Chronicles of Melhampton - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

In the sleepy little Devonshire town of Melhampton, the lives of the village stalwarts are revealed in this charming collection of tales by Oppenheim. Mr Tidd, the manager of the local bank branch, has invested his life and savings in the education of his daughter, but has dipped into the banks funds to maintain appearances. On the eve of quarterly bank examiners visit, he is confronted with guilt and exposure...

The Traitors - ebook/epub
The Traitors - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

A best-selling author of novels, short stories, magazine articles, translations, and plays, Oppenheim published over 150 books. He is considered one of the originators of the thriller genre, his novels also range from spy thrillers to romance, but all have an undertone of intrigue. The tiny kingdom of Theos is surrounded by Eastern European powers in this 1902 novel of politics, war, and romance...

An Amiable Charlatan - ebook/epub
An Amiable Charlatan - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

The Englishman is enjoying his dinner at Stephanos, it was an ordinary evening. Suddenly a man comes quickly to his desk, begins to eat his food and quietly transfers him a package under the table. This is how Paul Welmsleys acquaintance with American adventurer Joseph Parker and his beautiful daughter Eve begin. Very interesting adventure story for easy reading.

And Still I Cheat the Gallows - ebook/epub
And Still I Cheat the Gallows - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

A series of stories telling about the graceful crimes of a high class robber, a forger, a robber, a murderer. Stories in each of which are the same criminal, but under different names travels around the world, assuming new identities, avoiding militias and theft of fate. In one story, he helps the British intelligence in restoring critical documents from a foreign state. In another, he uses his skills to help a servant in trouble...

Andrew Tresholm. Adentures of a Reluctant Gambler - ebook/epub
Andrew Tresholm. Adentures of a Reluctant Gambler - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

At the corner corner in the restaurant of the Hotel de Paris in Monte Carlo, four very excellent local unforgettable enjoy the noon banquet. Host director Robert was very energetic, with strong dark eyes. On the right side, Mr. Lyon, General Saint-Hilaire, sat with him with bright gray mustaches, who wore his impressive series of tapes with the air of the one who earned them.

Anna the Adventuress - ebook/epub
Anna the Adventuress - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

Annabelle Pelissier, for his own reasons, allows Sir John Ferringhall to believe that she is his sister Hannah. Anna continues to cheat and bear the burden of her sisters reputation, which in any case in Paris is a coquette. Infinite complications occur when both sisters return to London. This is one of the most intriguing stories of E. Philips Oppenheim.

Advice Limited - ebook/epub
Advice Limited - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

The long boat train which had only a few minutes before started from Dover Pier Station on its way to Victoria came to an unexpected halt alongside the almost deserted platform of the Town Station. Habitual travellers, who knew the irregularity of such a proceeding, let down the windows and leaned out from their places. There was little to be seen, however, and nothing to be learnt from the various attendants...

Ambrose Lavendale, Diplomat - ebook/epub
Ambrose Lavendale, Diplomat - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

The usual little throng of Americans, journalists, men of business and loiterers, were occupying their accustomed chairs in one corner of the long, green-carpeted room. Around the bar, would-be customers were crowded three or four deepmany of them stalwart Canadians in khaki, making the most of their three days leave, and a thin sprinkling of men about town on their way to lunch in the grill-room adjoining...

A Pulpit in the Grill Room - ebook/epub
A Pulpit in the Grill Room - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

In 1914, after seven years of service in the most famous room in the Grill Room in London, he dropped his very favorable position and went to France. In 1919, he came from a war with two crutches and many medals. He came to Paris and looked enviously at the funny scenes in the cafe, and thought that it was all over for him.

A Sleeping Memory - ebook/epub
A Sleeping Memory - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

Why not destroy someones memory in the hope that they will remember past lives. It turned out that this is a reverse scenario of Pygmalion. He fell in love with the girl and then destroyed her. I like the idea that a person is a common set of his experiences and experiences, but if they are erased, the person who is left will be completely different. Probably one of the best opengame stories.

Aaron Rodd, Diviner - ebook/epub
Aaron Rodd, Diviner - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

Aaron Rodd, who was a shy and awkward being, felt unexpectedly at his ease. He was even anxious for further conversation. He had a rather long, pale face, with deep-set eyes and rugged features. He was soberly, even sombrely dressed in dismal black. He had the air of a recluse. Perhaps that was why the young lady smiled upon him with such confidence.

The Peer and the Woman - ebook/epub
The Peer and the Woman - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

If you have a fondness for mystery you should find this novel to be an entertaining read. Lord Alceston, the Earl of Harrowdean, statesman, philanthropist, nobleman, is murdered in his own study on the night of a great ball given at his home. On the same night a mysterious woman is murdered in the slums of East London. The valet disappears. Thus begins a moody and dramatic tale of love, jealousy...

The Postmaster of Market Deignton - ebook/epub
The Postmaster of Market Deignton - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

This early work from the prince of storytellers E. Phillips Oppenheim published as a novel in 1897. Mr. Norman Scott is a young, hardworking, distinguished physician with a busy practice in London. He is called to visit a patient, Mr. Humphrey Deignton, who suffers from gout and who is murdered later. Dr. Scott is suspected. Two years later, we meet Mr. John Martin, postmaster and chemist in Market Deignton...

The Passionate Quest - ebook/epub
The Passionate Quest - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

The Passionate Quest is the story of Rosina, Philip and Matthew, who work in rural England in the glass factory owned by Rosinas uncle. All three dream of a different life: Rosina wants to be an actress, Philip a poet, and Matthew hopes for a career in high finance. They all go off to London in the passionate quest for their dreams. This 1927 novel by Edward Phillips Oppenheim where problems arise in a family business...

The Ostrekoff Jewels - ebook/epub
The Ostrekoff Jewels - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

This is another great novel by Edward Phillips Oppenheim, the prolific English novelist who was in his lifetime a major and successful writer of genre fiction including thrillers and spy novels, and who wrote over a 100 of them. He composed some one hundred and fifty novels, mainly of the suspense and international intrigue nature, but including romances, comedies, and parables of everyday life. The Ostrekoff Jewels is the story of a Russian prince...

The New Tenant - ebook/epub
The New Tenant - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

Turmoil over Thurlow House. The new tenant of the garden house has barely moved in when a grisly murder happens. Is Mister Brown, the new tenant guilty? Who is he, anyway? His past is shrouded in mystery and nobody seems to know anything about him other than that he is wealthy? Strange things continue to happen... The New Tenant is a devious mystery from the the prince of storytellers Phillips Oppenheim who wrote nearly 150 novels during his career...

The Oppenheim Omnibus. Clowns and Criminals - ebook/epub
The Oppenheim Omnibus. Clowns and Criminals - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

Another great collection of stories from the British author E. Phillips Oppenheim who achieved worldwide fame with his thrilling novels and short stories concerning international espionage and intrigue. A best-selling author of novels, short stories, magazine articles, translations, and plays, Oppenheim published over 150 books. He is considered one of the originators of the thriller genre, his novels also range from spy thrillers to romance...

The Moving Finger - ebook/epub
The Moving Finger - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

Uncommon Oppenheim novel tells a strong story of the complicated love affairs, thrilling and mystifying revelations in the life of a young occult. Mr. Henry Rochester is an honest and honorable landowner in rural England. One evening he is walking his estate when he happens across the boy who is meditating on a hillside, and after a conversation, takes it into his head to give the boy money and see what hell make of himself...

The Mystery Road - ebook/epub
The Mystery Road - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

The Mystery Road an antique book written by E Phillips Oppenheim follows the heroine on her journey to true love and independence from family pressures. An orphan French girl, Myrtile, who is living with her stepfather horrifies at the prospect to marry to a local barkeep and runs away from the farm. Struck by Myrtiles desperation and beauty, two Englishmen rescue her and bring her to Monaco with them...

The Modern Prometheus - ebook/epub
The Modern Prometheus - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

Sir Francis Kernham has returned from 10 years in the colonies where he has made a fortune. He is looking for Marcia, the struggling young actress who shared his misery in a Chelsea boardinghouse. He searches everywhere for her, fearful of what she may have become, only to discover by chance that she has also elevated herself and is now the Princess Hohenmahn, married to an elderly debauched member of royalty...

The Milan Grill Room - ebook/epub
The Milan Grill Room - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

The Milan Grill Room is a series of ten connected short stories featuring the character of Louis, a crippled veteran of World War I and maître dhôtel, who solves crimes from his table in the Grill Room of the hotel and who is able to provide invaluable assistance to the British police and Secret Service. Tracking spies, catching traitors, uncovering plots, often in the company of Major Charles Lyson of the Secret Service...

The Million Pound Deposit - ebook/epub
The Million Pound Deposit - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

This 1929 novel by E. Phillips Oppenheim neatly describes some of the frothy financial dealings of the late stage of the roaring 20s in England and centered around a commercial chemical formula. The formula for the process is carefully guarded from its own employees, but is stolen one night by a band of five adventurers who plan to ransom it for 1 million pounds. Two men are killed during the robbery...

The Mischief Maker - ebook/epub
The Mischief Maker - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

This story takes place before WWI and follows the adventures of a disgraced English politician who hasnt given up on his country in her hour of need. His nemesis is a suave but evil German prince who is plotting the downfall of he British empire. The only thing that stands in his way is our hero... and two beautiful women. The Mischief-Maker presents a fascinating picture of the political mindset of the day to go along with the twists and turns...

The Missioner - ebook/epub
The Missioner - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

Lady Wilhemina Thorpe-Hatton lives a life of extraordinary wealth and privilege. She is visiting her extensive estate in England, which includes the town of Thorpe, and all its inhabitants. When Victor Macheson, a young man chock full of ideals and theories about how to make the world a better place, petitions her for the use of a barn where he can speak on these subjects, she refuses. He is dismissed and harried out of town by the son of the estate...

The Man from Sing Sing - ebook/epub
The Man from Sing Sing - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

Cruelly betrayed by the testimony of Reuben Argels, his business partner and close friend, Moran Chambers is sentenced to 10 years in Sing Sing Prison. Haunted by the feeling that Chambers will exact revenge, Argels flees on the next boat to London, where he finds their third partner, the dour Scotchman Andrew Pulwitter, and Morans mistress, the lovely actress Ambouyna Kotinzi. Argels finds success in London...

The Man Who Changed His Plea - ebook/epub
The Man Who Changed His Plea - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

In the courtroom of Lord Malladene, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, Richard Lebur stands accused of murdering his lovers lover. Lebur is convinced to change his plea to guilty to avoid a death sentence. At the last minute, as he is being taken to jail, he shouts out that he is innocent. Seven years later, Martin Campbell Brockenhurst, Viscount and ex-policeman, with Scotland Yard, pursues the case further...

The Man without Nerves - ebook/epub
The Man without Nerves - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

In this novel we have Oppenheims as it best, with the story of a man hunt set in an English village, and involving a well-known banker and the Lord of the Manor. The story is a thriller built on several interlaced mysteries which are suddenly thrust on the sleepy village of Sandywayes: three men committing shockingly unexpected suicides, three strangers with questionable backstories but no obvious connections simultaneously appearing in town...

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