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2020-08-13
Farewell, Nikola! - ebook/epub
Farewell, Nikola! - ebook/epub
Guy Boothby-20%
Ventigo Media

This is the last of Dr. Nicholas Boothbys novels staged in Venice, Italy. Nicola tells the story of her sad life, demonstrates her mystical ability to help people test themselves in another place and time, turns a man into a beast and leaves his palace in Venice, which has a bloody history, but it remains in the minds of those who met him.

On the Wallaby. Or, Through the East and Across Australia - ebook/epub
On the Wallaby. Or, Through the East and Across Australia - ebook/epub
Guy Boothby-20%
Ventigo Media

A prolific Australian novelist, Guy Boothby was noted for sensational fiction in variety magazines around the end of the nineteenth century. In 1894 he published On the Wallaby; or, Through the East and Across Australia, an account of the travels of himself and his brother, including a description of their journey across Australia from Cooktown to Adelaide. He wrote over 50 books over the course of a decade...

Dr Nikolas Experiment - ebook/epub
Dr Nikolas Experiment - ebook/epub
Guy Boothby-20%
Ventigo Media

Dr. Nicola invited Douglas Ingleby to help him in a mysterious experiment. Unemployed and undoubtedly curious, Ingleby agrees to follow Nikola to a remote castle to help him take care of the old man on the verge of death, Nicola is trying to perform a miracle. But will Inglebys loyalty to Nicolau withstand the contrary to the requests of the old mans great granddaughter, will the experiment give the desired result...

Pharos, The Egyptian - ebook/epub
Pharos, The Egyptian - ebook/epub
Guy Boothby-20%
Ventigo Media

There was a Victorian / Edwardian fascination with evil geniuses. Professor Moriarty, Fu Manchu, Count Fosco, Dracula, Dr. Nicola they and many others were hiding in the shadows, using their magnetism to persuade others to their will and their significant mental gifts for evil purposes. This is an exciting story for those who like the somewhat predictable traditions of late Victorian history.

The Marriage of Esther. A Torres Straits Sketch - ebook/epub
The Marriage of Esther. A Torres Straits Sketch - ebook/epub
Guy Boothby-20%
Ventigo Media

The Marriage of Esther, surrounded by a messy community of settlers on a remote island off the coast of Australia, combines the best qualities of a classic action-adventure film with an ingeniously crafted riddle and right in the middle of all this is a heartbreaking novel.

My Strangest Case - ebook/epub
My Strangest Case - ebook/epub
Guy Boothby-20%
Ventigo Media

A novel about a trio that robs some jewels, one of them escapes with them. This is followed by a whirlwind trip in Europe and Asia in pursuit of blood feud. Writing and plot points (despite the fact that they are more than a hundred years old) dont feel obsolete.

In Strange Company. A Story of Chili and the Southern Seas - ebook/epub
In Strange Company. A Story of Chili and the Southern Seas - ebook/epub
Guy Boothby-20%
Ventigo Media

At Guy Booths Strange Company, Australian writer Guy Boothby put his passion for travel to work as food for his fiction. Although his first publication was a popular science story about traveling around his home country, he soon turned to fiction as an outlet for his work, focusing mainly on adventure adventures, secrets, and discovery stories. In the Strange Company was Boothby

The Mystery of the Clasped Hands - ebook/epub
The Mystery of the Clasped Hands - ebook/epub
Guy Boothby-20%
Ventigo Media

Australia-born writer Guy Newell Boothby burst onto the literary scene with a series of best-selling adventure action movies, but The Mystery of Clasped Hands discovers that Boothby is trying to try his hand at classic detective fiction. Fans of Sherlock Holmes Arthur Conan Doyle will love this exciting mystery.

The Red Rats Daughter - ebook/epub
The Red Rats Daughter - ebook/epub
Guy Boothby-20%
Ventigo Media

The story of the liberation of a Russian prisoner from an island in eastern Siberia. A young English millionaire thinks he is saving the father of his beloved, famous nihilist; but when a person is safe, he discovers that he really shot down the most notorious diamond robber in the world. The story is full of sensations, and people who like such a fantasy will find it vibrant and lively from start to finish...

The Beautiful White Devil - ebook/epub
The Beautiful White Devil - ebook/epub
Guy Boothby-20%
Ventigo Media

This novel, filled with lots of action and romance, talks about the exploits of an attractive criminal mastermind who steals the heart of the main character of a fairy tale. The heroine is a first class woman. She is smart, beautiful, commanding and respected. She is all that a leader should be, demonstrates courage in the face of danger, and has never even been portrayed in any way not ideal.

The Childerbridge Mystery - ebook/epub
The Childerbridge Mystery - ebook/epub
Guy Boothby-20%
Ventigo Media

This book begins in Australia with a man and two adult children. They decide to return to England, but before leaving, an old enemy of his father appears. Son and daughter are surprised about him. In any case, they all move to England and buy a house, which is supposed to be inhabited by ghosts. All its owners saw them, and some were killed when they saw them. They are located in this village. Jamess son meets a young woman whom he falls in love...

The Kidnapped President - ebook/epub
The Kidnapped President - ebook/epub
Guy Boothby-20%
Ventigo Media

Many changes, hesitations, lives at stake... It is not easy to put this story aside. It is unpredictable and full of action. When the presidents are fighting for a share of power, our hero can do everything to keep his honor and not get caught in the crossfire.

Sheila McLeod. A Heroine of the Back Blocks - ebook/epub
Sheila McLeod. A Heroine of the Back Blocks - ebook/epub
Guy Boothby-20%
Ventigo Media

It was raining a little before noon, and now, standing on the veranda of my station, looking at the blue lagoon with the edge of a boiling surf, I was lucky not only to have one of the best paintings in the South Pacific, but to clearly smell the sweet aroma of flowers jasmine and wild lime in the jungle that covered the hillside behind me. I went to one end of the veranda and stopped watching a group of local girls who were preparing a tappa at...

The Race of Life - ebook/epub
The Race of Life - ebook/epub
Guy Boothby-20%
Ventigo Media

It was almost night when this melancholy little party appeared at the main station. Dick, with great foresight, sent the food cart several miles to meet them, so my mother was relieved of pain when her husbands body was brought to his horse. Rude and rude, Dick was a thoughtful guy, and I firmly believe that he would go through fire and water to serve my mother, whom he greatly admired.

Long Live the King! - ebook/epub
Long Live the King! - ebook/epub
Guy Boothby-20%
Ventigo Media

Located in the imaginary country of Pannonia, the irresistible novel by Guy Newell Boothby Long Live the King gives readers a place in the front row of the hectic life of royalty. From decisions on the battlefield of life or death, which must be made in seconds, with thousands of soldiers hanging in the balance, to intense political negotiations in which every word and expression is important, and...

The Lust of Hate - ebook/epub
The Lust of Hate - ebook/epub
Guy Boothby-20%
Ventigo Media

Each person at some point in his life begins an adventure, after which he is destined to look back with a sensation very close to surprise. Someone said that adventure is for adventure. The vocation of a sailor in these times of giant steamboats is so much different from what it was in the old days of sailing ships and long voyages, that with the most ordinary luck, a person could easily climb along the ridges from the apprentice to the skipper...

2020-08-12
Dr Nikola - ebook/epub
Dr Nikola - ebook/epub
Guy Boothby-20%
Ventigo Media

Nicola is a very interesting and creepy character, you are never sure how much he will go and what evil he is really capable of. The main character is actually recruited and works together with Nicola as a partner, which shows Nicolaou a more personal side. He could still do evil supernatural acts, and the threat to the traitors was still faced with the realization that you would become worse if you cross him...

A Bid for Fortune. Or, Dr Nikolas Vendetta - ebook/epub
A Bid for Fortune. Or, Dr Nikolas Vendetta - ebook/epub
Guy Boothby-20%
Ventigo Media

Guy Boothby, an Australian writer, became famous thanks to his famous character the mysterious Dr. Nicolas, who has truly terrible power over people, and a clever con man hiding under the guise of gentlemen. The author deliberately introduces us into the story through a generally outsider who accidentally gets involved in the ups and downs of this story. And the riddle here is not who the criminal is...

A Cabinet Secret - ebook/epub
A Cabinet Secret - ebook/epub
Guy Boothby-20%
Ventigo Media

The city itself, climbing a hillside almost at the waters edge, was painted pale pink at sunset, and even the old Vesuvius, from the top of which a thin column of black smoke seemed a little less gloomy than usual. Because of heaven, the sky was a mass of golden and raspberry-colored, and this was reflected in the calm waters of the bay until the whole world turned into a real radiance. The evening could hardly be desired...

A Crime of the Under-Seas - ebook/epub
A Crime of the Under-Seas - ebook/epub
Guy Boothby-20%
Ventigo Media

There is an old saying that one half of the world does not know how the other half lives, but as far as this is true, very few of us really understand. In the East, indeed, it is almost amazing. There are people involved in trade, some of whom are very profitable, about whom the world as a whole has never heard of, and which an ordinary Englishman, in all likelihood, would refuse to believe, even if the most reliable evidence had been provided before...