This is the story of how a middle-aged spinster lost her mind, deserted her domestic gods in the city, took a furnished house for the summer out of town, and found herself involved in one of those mysterious crimes that keep our newspapers and detective agencies happy and prosperous. -- Chapter 1
The first and probably most famous novel by Mary Roberts Rinehart, copyright 1908. This is a G-Book graphical reproduction of the first edition issued by Bobbs-Merrill in 1908, with "September" printed on the copyright page. The covers and all pages and illustrations are facsimile-reproduced at 284 dpi resolution. Includes glossy frontispiece, map, and five additional internal plates, illustrated by Lester Ralph. Individual pages may be printed and the G-Book pages can be annotated on your computer display with typed notes, handwriting, freeform drawing, arrows, and line highlighting, and then saved in the pdf file for future reference. (Annotation feature requires Adobe Reader 7 or later, a free download at www.adobe.com.)
Original Publisher: Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company
Original Copyright: Copyright 1908 The Bobbs-Merrill Company
First Edition: Yes, first edition, "September" 1908 inscription
Dust jacket: No
Illustrated: yes, glossy frontispiece and 5 internal illustrations by Lester Ralph, plus glossy map plate
Pages: 362 numbered text pages, total 393 G-Book pages
Dimensions: 5" x 7-1/2"
Back matter: None
Print Pages: Yes
Annotate Pages: Yes
Search Text: No
Download size: 96 MB
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This title was added to our catalog on Sunday 02 September, 2007.