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The Best Dr. Thorndyke Detective Stories

The Best Dr. Thorndyke Detective Stories

(1973)
(A book in the Dr Thorndyke series)
A collection of stories by

 
Hailed as "the father of the scientific detective story," physician R. Austin Freeman tested his fictional ploys through microscopic and chemical analysis. Freeman originated the concept of the inverted mystery, in which the crime and culprit are revealed at the outset; the fascination begins with the entrance of Dr. Thorndyke, who spins a convincing web of evidence from the most minute clues. Eight compelling tales promise to captivate mystery lovers.

 
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Paperback Editions

July 2017 : USA Paperback
Title: The Best Dr. Thorndyke Detective Stories (Dover Mystery Classics)
Author(s): R Austin Freeman
ISBN: 0-486-81481-5 / 978-0-486-81481-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Dover Publications
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June 1973 : USA Paperback
Title: The Best Dr. Thorndyke Detective Stories (Dover Edition)
Author(s): R Austin Freeman
ISBN: 0-486-20388-3 / 978-0-486-20388-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Dover Pubns
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   



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