The novel "New Magdalene" tells the story of the life of a girl who by fate found himself at the bottom of society. However, the high spiritual and moral qualities of her soul, the help of a loved one help to overcome all obstacles on the way to happiness.
When the body of red tape aristocrat was found in the London docks, journalist Jack Addison and inspector of police Gatton did not know that soon they will face sophisticated murders, the beliefs of Ancient Egypt, a brilliant madman-scientist and his mysterious green-eyed protege. "Green Eyes Bast" - one of the most famous fantastic detectives Of Saks Romer, the creator of the sinister Dr. Fu Manchu. The book was first translated into Russian.
Mighty evil genius - Chinese doctor Fu Manchi threatens the entire Western civilization. Only a secret British agent, Ryland Smith and his friend Dr. Petrie, can resist the great criminal.
Wolfe will have to solve two related complex cases - to remove from the employee of a large company a false charge of theft of thirty thousand dollars and force the British lord to pay the debt of many years ago.
Mr. Aron Armstrong, a man of his own cheerful and charming life, was found dead under the windows of his own house. A piece of rope, a blood-stained knife and a revolver were found at the crime scene. There are three witnesses, too, and their testimonies are contradictory. Who is the perpetrator? And what was the murder weapon?
Mr. Hutton is reasonable, prosperous and generally satisfied with himself and his life. He cares almost about others, including his own eternally snable wife. Only occasionally, out of boredom, he between thinking about Milton and reading Thucydides has an affair with different kinds of ladies and girls. Maybe he should be more attentive to them, because ladies and girls are fighting for their feelings in completely different ways...
This work of one of the instigators of the detective direction in the literature of W. Collins was not published in Russia for many years. Only the loyalty of his wife and love for his son allowed Luis Romain to throw off the hard paths and make the right decision.