The Mysterious Bookshop

Freeman, R. Austin, The Magic Casket: A Dr Thorndyke Mystery

On a misty November night in London, Dr Thorndyke comes across an abandoned handbag in an old church. From examining the contents an address is found and so begins a mysterious trail leading to the owner and a violent murder. This delightful collection of crime stories has been written to amuse and perplex the most ardent of crime aficionados.


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