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Publisher Description

This carefully edited collection of true crime cases has been designed and formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices.

Content:

The Secret of the Moat Farm

The Murder on Yarmouth Sands

The Great Bank of England Frauds

The Trial of the Seddons

Herbert Armstrong - Poisoner

The Suburban Lothario

Excerpt:

"There is no more dangerous criminal than a small larcenist who has escaped the consequence of his offences, through, as he believes, his own dexterity and skill. Having this good opinion of himself, he progresses from crime to crime, until there comes a moment when he finds no other escape from the consequences of his meanness and folly than the destruction of a human life which, as he believes, stands between himself and freedom. And so confident is he in his own genius for evasion that he will plan the most diabolical of crimes, perfectly satisfied in his mind that the success which has attended the commission of minor offences will not desert his efforts to evade the penalty of his supreme villainy."

Edgar Wallace (1875-1932) was an English writer. As well as journalism, Wallace wrote screen plays, poetry, historical non-fiction, 18 stage plays, 957 short stories and over 170 novels, 12 in 1929 alone. More than 160 films have been made of Wallace's work.

GENRE
Non-Fiction
RELEASED
2017
July 18
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
85
Pages
PUBLISHER
Musaicum Books
SIZE
1.5
MB

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