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The moonstone ; The haunted hotel ; My lady's money —Collins, Wilkie, 1824-1889, author.

The moonstone: During the Siege of Seringapatam in southern India in 1799, Colonel John Herncastle steals the Moonstone, a large yellow diamond, from the head of a Hindu god in a violent plunder. Jumping forward to 1848 ...

The woman in white —Collins, Wilkie, 1824-1889, author.

Walter Hartright's mysterious midnight encounter with the woman in white draws him into a vortex of crime, poison, kidnapping, & international intrigue. In this new edition, John Sutherland examines Collins's contributio...

The moonstone : a story of crime —Collins, Wilkie, 1824-1889, author.

At a party celebrating her eighteenth birthday, Rachel Verinder wears the stunning yellow diamond she unexpectedly inherited from her uncle, unaware that it was plundered from a sacred Indian shrine fifty years earlier. ...

The Moonstone : a romance —Collins, Wilkie, 1824-1889, author.

"A celebrated Indian diamond is first stolen from India then vanishes from a Yorkshire country house. Who took it? And where is it now? A dramatist as well as a novelist, Collins gives to each of his narrators--a househo...

Miss or Mrs.? ; and, The frozen deep —Collins, Wilkie, 1824-1889, author.
EBook
2011

In Miss or Mrs?" Natalie Graybrook is in love with her cousin Launcelot Linzie, but must stay engaged to the detestable Richard Turlington in order to receive her inheritance. The Frozen Deep" is a play Collins wrote wit...

The Haunted Hotel —Collins, Wilkie, 1824-1889, author.
EBook
2020

The mysterious death of an English lord in Venice haunts the living in this nineteenth-century gothic novel by the author of The Woman in White . Agnes Lockwood was devastated when her fiancé, Lord Montbarry, broke off ...

The Lazy Tour of Two Idle Apprentices —Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870, author.
EBook
2011

A delightful meditation on the pleasures of bachelor bonding and an example of collaborative journalism at its best In autumn 1857, Charles Dickens embarked on a sightseeing trip to Cumberland with his friend, the rising...

Little novels —Collins, Wilkie, 1824-1889, author.
EBook
2011

Collins's 1889 collection of fourteen short stories includes Miss Morris and the Stranger, about a young governess and a fateful meeting, Mr. Medhurst and the Princess, about two star-crossed lovers, and a dozen other ta...

The woman in white —Collins, Wilkie, 1824-1889, author.
EBook
2014

The first and greatest sensation novel, a thrilling story of evil thwarted and love reclaimed The night before he leaves London for a temporary engagement in the North of England, drawing instructor Walter Hartright walk...

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