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The Gallows of Chance - ebook/epub

The Gallows of Chance - ebook/epub
The Gallows of Chance - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim
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Believe it or not, here is an Oppenheim story without a single scene laid in Monte Carlo. And high time, too, for that lode, profitable as it no doubt has been, has shown signs, of petering out. The entire action of this novel takes place in England, and most of the characters, with the exception of a few detectives, belong to the upper classes. Edward Phillips Oppenheim (1866-1946) was an English novelist, in his lifetime a major and successful writer of genre fiction including thrillers. He wrote more than 100 novels between 1887 and 1943. „The Gallows of Chance” was first published in 1933.
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A King by Night - ebook/epub
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