Author:Keating, H. R. F


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A Remarkable Case of Burglary

By: Keating, H. R. F.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Leicester, F. A. Thorpe Publishers: 1997

Edition: Large Print Edition

Seller ID: 005784

ISBN: 0708951562

Condition: Good

Spine slanted, some creasing, corners bumped. Ex-library with minimal stamps. Text is clean, bright, and unmarked. "Val Leary is handsome, charming and broke. On the morning of April Fool's Day 1871, while walking through one of London's wealthiest districts, he notices a young maidservant scrubbing the steps of 53 Northbourne Park Villas. In that instant he conceives the idea for a remarkable case of burglary. The set-up seems perfect, but chance intervenes in a succession of coincidences that place the jewels further and further beyond the reach of Val and his cronies - until. .... View more info

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Inspector Ghote Hunts the Peacock

By: Keating, H. R. F.

Price: $5.75

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Academy Chicago Publishers, Limited: 1985

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 001558

ISBN: 0897331796

Condition: Good+

Spine somewhat creased, shelf-cocked, corners bumped. Remains of price tag on front cover, owner's name on ffep. About half the pages have the upper right corner creased. "The Indian police inspector is sent to attend an international conference on drug smuggling; and in cold, drizzling London he is faced with his first case outside India. The girl, Ranee, niece of relatives of Ghote who live in London, has vanished-seduced, kidnapped, murdered, so her relatives allege, by the notorious pop singer Johnny Bull. Ghote is hounded by the relatives into spending his few leisure hours from ... View more info