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The Lady of Ascot

(1930)
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Curiosity being one of the besetting sins of John Morlay, it was impossible that he should pass the entrance to the lodge or fail to witness the signs of activity which were there to hold and detain the attention of the idle. He saw Little Lodge through a narrow gap in a trim box-hedge - a little too narrow for the curse-mumbling workmen who were carrying in a wardrobe and were expressing their views accordingly. Yet the gap was not accidental.

Behind, folded back, he saw a pair of even narrower ironwork gates; beyond those, a little shaven lawn, something that might have been a lily-pond, and a tiny house.

Genre: Mystery

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1968 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Lady of Ascot
Author(s): Edgar Wallace
ISBN: 0-09-089930-X / 978-0-09-089930-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: John Long
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