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The Prisoner in the opal

A. E. W. Mason

The Prisoner in the opal

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Published by Hodder and Stoughton in London .
Written in English


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StatementA.E.W. Mason.
The Physical Object
Pagination344p. ;
Number of Pages344
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20825409M

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The occult elements take quite a while to become apparent but the fact that the most widely available paperback edition/5. The Prisoner In The Opal (Inspector Hanaud) Paperback – January 2, by Alfred Edward Woodley Mason (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings.

Book 3 of 5 in the Inspector Hanaud Series. See all formats and editions/5(2). The Prisoner in the Opal by A. Mason, Paperback | Barnes & Noble® When Mr. Julius Ricardo spoke of a gentleman-and the word was perhaps a thought too frequent upon his tongue-he meant a man who added to other fastidious Our Stores Are Open Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpBrand: Classica Libris.

The Prisoner in the Opal - A. Mason - Google Books An Englishwoman is brutally murdered in the South of France and an American goes missing. With the discovery of a body, a severed hand and 3/5(2). “I saw it as a vast opal inside which I stood.

An opal luminously opaque, so that I was dimly aware of another world outside mine, terrible and alarming to the prisoner in the opal. It was what is called a fire opal, for every now and then a streak of crimson, bright as the flash of a rifle on a dark night, shot through the twilight which enclosed me/5(3).

The Prisoner in the Opal A.E.W. Mason. Contents. I - Red Wine; II - Joyce Whipple; III - The Man with the Beard. An Englishwoman is brutally murdered in the South of France and an American goes missing. With the discovery of a body, a severed hand and an opal bracelet, Inspector Hanaud of the Sureté is called in to investigate.

It’s not long before allegations of devil worship begin to arise. Inspector. OCLC Number: Notes: Date of publication from BLC. Description: pages ; 20 cm: Contents: Red wine --Joyce Whipple --The man with the beard --Riddles for Mr.

Ricardo --Hanaud reappears --The picture on the wall --The cave of the mummies --The magistrate in charge of the case --Tells something of Evelyn Devenish --Three rooms --Footsteps --The mask --Different points of view --Hanaud. THE PRISONER IN THE OPAL. Garden City: Published for The Crime Club, Inc.

by Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., Octavo, pp. [] [i-iv] v-vi [vii-viii] [ blank] [note: first and last two leaves are blanks], original black cloth, front panel stamped in red and blind, spine panel stamped in red.

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The Prisoner in the Opal. New York: Doubleday, Doran and Co., The Crime Club, First Edition. Hubin listed mystery and Bleiler listed fantasy title which includes devil worship and human sacrifice. Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket, few tiny chips at spine ends and flap corners, some tiny holes at lower rear panel.

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