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The Magic Casket

(1927)
(A book in the Dr Thorndyke series)
A collection of stories by

 
 
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. Enter into the world of Mr Ponting's Alibi where threats are made when a will is made known, and meet the gang of cosmopolitan revolutionaries who harbour and explosive truth at The Golomite Works. This delightful collection of crime stories has been written to amuse and perplex the most ardent of crime aficionados.

Genre: Mystery    

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Used availability for R Austin Freeman's The Magic Casket

Paperback Editions

October 2008 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Magic Casket (Dr. Thorndyke)
Author(s): Richard Austin Freeman
ISBN: 0-7551-0366-1 / 978-0-7551-0366-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: House of Stratus
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Audio Editions

August 2014 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Magic Casket
Author(s): R Austin Freeman
Publisher: Red Door Audiobooks
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August 2014 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Magic Casket
Author(s): R Austin Freeman
Publisher: Red Door Audiobooks
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Kindle Editions

November 2016 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Magic Casket
Author(s): R Austin Freeman
Publisher: Jovian Press
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September 2016 : Canada, UK, USA Kindle edition
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Title: The Magic Casket
Author(s): R Austin Freeman
Publisher: Endymion Press
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September 2011 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Magic Casket (Dr Thorndyke)
Author(s): R Austin Freeman
Publisher: House of Stratus
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA