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Green Ginger - ebook/epub

Green Ginger - ebook/epub
Green Ginger - ebook/epub
Arthur Morrison-20%
Ventigo Media
Green Ginger is one of the humorous story from mixed collection of sixteen short stories by the author of the Martin Hewitt, Investigator series. Collects several mysteries, including a Cunning Murrell tale, also The Seller of Hate, a deal-with-the-Devil story, and The Chamber of Light, a humorous ghost story of psychic investigator driving the poor spectres to distraction. The stories are well written and definitely a product of their time and place. Arthur George Morrison, a famous English writer, journalist and author of mystery genre, is also known for his realistic novels and stories about working-class life in Londons East End, A Child of the Jago being the best known.
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