The Shadow Kingdom Esprios Classics

The Shadow Kingdom  Esprios Classics

Brule again led the way back to the secret door. Silently they entered and silently they proceeded down the dim corridor, taking the opposite direction from that in which they previously traversed it. After a while the Pict stopped and ...

Author: Robert E. Howard

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The Historical Nights Entertainment First Series Esprios Classics

The Historical Nights  Entertainment  First Series  Esprios Classics

guards from the passage and the stairs and elsewhere, leaving none but those who paced outside the palace. ... the now unguarded corridors, and descended to the vaults of the palace, whence a secret passage communicated with the chapel.

Author: Rafael Sabatini

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ISBN: 9781678117092

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The Quest of Glory Esprios Classics

The Quest of Glory  Esprios Classics

“Did you not know that there was a secret passage from the palace?“ She added instantly— “What is the name of your companion, Monsieur?“ He glanced where she glanced, at the slight figure of the young captain standing by the bronze ...

Author: Marjorie Bowen

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ISBN: 9780359646913

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Red Shadows and Rattle of Bones Esprios Classics

Red Shadows  and Rattle of Bones  Esprios Classics

Suddenly the insane eyes flared hideously: “You were in that secret room, you and this dead fool! Did he talk to you?” Kane shuddered in spite of himself. Was it insanity or did he actually hear the faint rattle of bones, ...

Author: Robert E. Howard

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The Man Next Door Esprios Classics

The Man Next Door  Esprios Classics

Once two young fellows followed her clear to the door of the hotel, where they met me. They went away right soon after that. ... I never did see where Bonnie Bell's new house was, because she said it was a secret from me.

Author: Emerson Hough

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ISBN: 9781716023064

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"The Man Next Door" by Emerson Hough. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.
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Mary Louise in the Country Esprios Classics

Mary Louise in the Country  Esprios Classics

She knew now where the secret entrance to the cavern was located. Threading her way cautiously through the maze of rocks the girl finally reached a slanting shelf beneath which she crept on hands and knees.

Author: Edith Van Dyne

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Room Number 3 and Other Detective Stories Esprios Classics

Room Number 3 and Other Detective Stories  Esprios Classics

I shrugged my shoulders and he slowly backed towards the door. “The young men you bid me watch are very quiet,” I suggested, with a careless wave of my hand towards the room he had mentioned. “Oh, there is no one there yet.

Author: Anna Katharine Green

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ISBN: 9780359831401

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Fairy Tales From the German Forests Esprios Classics

Fairy Tales From the German Forests  Esprios Classics

The dwarf went up to the rock, key in hand, and searched about until he had found a secret door. Then he fitted the key into the lock and turned it, then tugged and tugged to open the door. Suddenly it swung open, creaking noisily, ...

Author: Frau Arndt

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The Black Stone and The Thing on the Roof Esprios Classics

The Black Stone  and The Thing on the Roof  Esprios Classics

He had opened a hidden door in the altar somehow with the jewel—just how, he did not plainly say, and it struck me that he did not clearly understand himself the action of the jewel-key. But the opening of the secret door had had a bad ...

Author: Robert E. Howard

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The Secret Passage Esprios Classics

The Secret Passage  Esprios Classics

Finding that the novels of Émile Gaboriau were then very popular in Melbourne, Hume determined to write a novel of the same kind. The result was The Mystery of a Hansom Cab, set in Melbourne.

Author: Fergus Hume

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ISBN: 1715856392

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Ferguson Wright Hume (1859-1932), known as Fergus Hume, was a prolific English novelist. Shortly after graduation Hume relocated to Melbourne, Australia, where he obtained a job as a barristers' clerk. He began writing plays, but found it impossible to persuade the managers of Melbourne theatres to accept or even to read them. Finding that the novels of Émile Gaboriau were then very popular in Melbourne, Hume determined to write a novel of the same kind. The result was The Mystery of a Hansom Cab, set in Melbourne. It was self-published in 1886 and became a great success. After the success of his first novel and the publication of another, Professor Brankel's Secret (c. 1886), Hume returned to England in 1888.
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