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Madame Storey Intervenes - ebook/epub

Madame Storey Intervenes - ebook/epub
Madame Storey Intervenes - ebook/epub
Hulbert Footner
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Author Hulbert Footner (1879-1944) brought the excitement of the 1920s and 1930s to Madame Storey's cosmopolitan adventures, moving away from Edwardian and Victorian flavors of the mystery genre. Beautiful and aloof. Her secretary/narrator/companion is Bella Brickley. Rosika lives near Gramercy Park in NYC and has a pet monkey. She seems to solve cases by use of good guesswork, 'practical psychology' and fortuitous prior knowledge of certain facts or people.
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