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    • Short Stories: The Thinking Man's Collection

    • By: Wilkie Collins, Edgar Wallace, Charles Dickens, and others
    • Narrated by: Rupert Degas, Martin Jarvis, Jonathan Firth, and others
    • Length: 4 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
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    This carefully compiled collection is the perfect gift for Father’s Day or a special birthday and a rich listening experience for both women and men all year round. This truly eclectic collection of unabridged short stories from the audiobook specialist CSA Word encompasses stories by and about intriguing, inspirational, charismatic and even unusual and extraordinary men.

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    • By Blackbishop on 23-04-2018

    Regular price: $19.75

    • The Great Adventure Story Collection

    • 40 Action Packed Tales of Adventure and Intrigue
    • By: P. C. Wren, William Le Queux, Arthur Conan Doyle, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 24 hrs and 44 mins
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    Forty breathtaking short stories of gripping adventures, secrets and strange conspiracies. 'The Dust That Was Barren' by P. C. Wren. 'The Deserter' by Stacy Aumonier. 'The Lighthouse on Shivering Sand' by J. S. Fletcher. 'The Secret of the Smoked Spectacles' by William Le Queux. 'The 39 Steps' by John Buchan. 'Three Pennyworth of Luck' by Basil Murray. 'The Secret of Dr. Vaux’s Intrigue' by William Le Queux. 'A Thread of Scarlet' by J. J. Bell. 'How I Became a Secret Agent' by Dr. A. K. Graves.

    Regular price: $119.87

    • Masterpieces of Mystery

    • By: G. K. Chesterton, O. Henry, A. J. Alan, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 12 hrs and 44 mins
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    A gripping collection of mystery stories, strange tales and horrible crimes: 'The Perfect Murder', by Stacy Aumonier; 'The Magic Casket', by F. Austin Freeman; 'The Shadow of the Shark', by G. K. Chesterton; 'The Marionettes', by O. Henry; 'Charles', by A. J. Alan; 'Moon's Gibbet', by Egerton Castle; 'The Severed Hand', by Wilhelm Hauff; 'The Man with the Watches', by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle; 'The Adventure of the Diamond Necklace', by G. F. Forrest; 'My Adventure at Chislehurst', by A. J. Alan; 'Blackmail', by John Galsworthy.

    Regular price: $35.90

    • Great Victorian Detective Stories

    • By: Arthur Conan Doyle, G. K. Chesterton, Edgar Wallace, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 11 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
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    During the last part of the nineteenth century, the detective story took off as a popular genre as literary magazines vied with each other to draw in readers with gripping page-turners by the likes of Arthur Conan Doyle, G. K. Chesterton, Guy Boothby and Wilkie Collins. This collection brings together some of the great detectives of the Victorian era, from the master sleuth himself, Sherlock Holmes, to the mild mannered Father Brown, to the feisty J. G. Reeder.

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    • By BigEars on 17-07-2016

    Regular price: $37.45

    • Short Stories: After Dark Classics

    • By: Edgar Allan Poe, Bram Stoker, Wilkie Collins, and others
    • Narrated by: Robin Bailey, Patrick Malahide, Richard Pasco, and others
    • Length: 6 hrs and 16 mins
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    This collection contains the best of classic horror writing, with the atmospheric genius of Edgar Allan Poe, the invention and eeriness of Bram Stoker, and the suspense of Wilkie Collins amongst the terrifying gems. In this veritable schooling in the origins of modern-day horror and fantasy, some of the best minds in the history of English literature take on the world of vampires, werewolves, and the supernatural.

    Regular price: $19.75

    • Thirty Great Detective Stories

    • By: Arthur Conan Doyle, Ernest Bramah, R. Austin Freeman, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 21 hrs and 9 mins
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    A wonderful collection of 30 of the greatest detective and mystery stories ever written. Featuring all the great classic sleuths, including Sherlock Holmes, Father Brown, Max Carrados, Dr. Thorndyke and Madame Rosika Storey. 1. 'Who killed Charlie Winpole?' By Ernest Bramah 2. 'The Blue Cross' by G. K. Chesterton 3. 'The Problem of the Five Marks' by Melville Davisson Post 4. 'The Comedy at Fountain Cottage' by Ernest Bramah 5. 'The Mysterious Card' by Cleveland Moffett 6. 'The Card Unveiled' by Cleveland Moffett

    Regular price: $134.85

    • Fifty Phenomenal Stories

    • By: Katherine Mansfield, J. S. Fletcher, Arthur Machen, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 24 hrs and 10 mins
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    A wonderful collection of 50 phenomenal stories by the world’s great short story writers. 

    Regular price: $136.75

    • The Despatch-Rider

    • By: Edgar Wallace
    • Narrated by: Anne Dover
    • Length: 27 mins
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    Women’s contribution to the war effort was constantly changing, and The Despatch-Rider follows one young woman’s determination to contribute in a practical way. 

    Regular price: $2.12

    • The Green Mamba

    • By: Edgar Wallace
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 39 mins
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    Richard Horatio Edgar Wallace (1875-1932) was an English writer of 957 short stories and over 170 novels. He is widely recognized as one of the most prolific writers of his age. 'The Green Mamba' is a story in which Wallace's famous detective, Mr. J. G. Reeder, outsmarts one of the leading master criminals in London at the very moment when he is on the verge of his greatest criminal coup.

    Regular price: $6.07

    • Fascinating Short Stories

    • Thirty Outstanding Classic Tales
    • By: H. G. Wells, Wilkie Collins, John Buchan, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 20 hrs and 43 mins
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    A superb collection of captivating short stories by leading classic writers, including 'The Cone' by H. G. Wells, 'The Dream Woman' by Wilkie Collins, 'Fortunes Adrift' by Charles John Cutcliffe Hyne, 'The Kidnapping of Phil Altamore' by Ella Hepworth Dixon, 'The Table Under the Tree' by E. Phillips Oppenheim, 'In Yeddo Bay' by Jack London and many more gripping short stories by famous writers.

    Regular price: $124.90

    • Die Tür mit den 7 Schlössern

    • By: Edgar Wallace
    • Narrated by: Senta Vogt
    • Length: 6 hrs and 33 mins
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    Ein Mann bricht unter mysteriösen Umständen im Waterloo-Bahnhof tot zusammen. Dem Toten wurde eine Halskette samt Schlüssel entwendet. Eine erste Spur führt Inspektor Martin von Scotland Yard zum Schloss des verstorbenen Lord Selford, der kurz vor seinem Tod sieben Freunden je einen Schlüssel geschenkt hatte. Am Tage der Volljährigkeit seines Sohnes sollen die Schlüsselinhaber gemeinsam die geheimnisvolle Tür öffnen, hinter der ein wertvolles Erbe ruht.

    Regular price: $8.06

    • Der Zinker

    • By: Edgar Wallace
    • Narrated by: Wolfgang Buschner
    • Length: 4 hrs and 59 mins
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    Seit Jahren treibt der sagenumwobene "Zinker" in der Londoner Unterwelt sein Unwesen und meldet sich, wenn dort gestohlene Ware verhökert werden soll, um diese zu Tiefstpreisen an sich zu reißen. Falls die Diebe auf sein Angebot nicht eingehen, "verzinkt" er diese bei Scotland Yard. Larry Greame jedoch hat dem großen Unbekannten eine Falle gestellt und kennt seine Identität. Aber kurz bevor er den "Zinker" verraten kann, wird er eiskalt mit dem Gift einer schwarzen Mamba ermordet.

    Regular price: $9.41

    • The Man with the Canine Teeth

    • By: Edgar Wallace
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 37 mins
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    Richard Horatio Edgar Wallace (1875-1932) was an English writer of 957 short stories and over 170 novels. He is widely recognised as one of the most prolific writers of his age. 'The Man with the Canine Teeth' is a classic murder mystery. A mild-mannered scientist has been found, apparently strangled to death in his laboratory overnight. But there are some strange circumstances. Where are the old man's spectacles? And why is he wearing thick gloves?

    Regular price: $7.79

    • The Mind of Mr J.G. Reeder

    • By: Edgar Wallace
    • Narrated by: Peter Newcombe Joyce
    • Length: 5 hrs and 58 mins
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    The enigmatic Mr Reeder investigates eight cases involving baffling burglary and blackmail, mendacious and merciless murderers, and cruel convicts and convincing cons, using his criminal mind to solve these unusual and peculiar mysteries. A lot of his inquiries involve Margaret Belman, a very pretty and appealing young lady who lives nearby, and the detective finds himself more and more attracted to this femme fatale. Surely these feelings cannot be mutual....

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    • The Chopham Affair

    • By: Edgar Wallace
    • Narrated by: Gordon Griffin
    • Length: 33 mins
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    Lawyers who write books are not, as a rule, popular with their confrères, but Archibald Lenton, the most brilliant of prosecuting attorneys, was an exception. Alphonse Riebiera was a man who had a way with women, women who would fall under his spell and then regret it. But this time it seems he may have picked the wrong woman.

    Regular price: $4.54

    • White Stockings

    • By: Edgar Wallace
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 30 mins
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    Richard Horatio Edgar Wallace (1875-1932) was an English writer of 957 short stories and over 170 novels. He is widely recognized as one of the most prolific writers of his age. 'White Stockings' is a compelling and cleverly constructed story about a vengeful jilted lover with a gambling addiction, a racing tout, a gullible lover, a hairdresser and a wily old racehorse owner...most of whom are hell-bent on double-crossing each other.

    Regular price: $5.98

    • The Murder on Yarmouth Sands

    • By: Edgar Wallace
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 39 mins
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    Richard Horatio Edgar Wallace (1875-1932) was an English writer of 957 short stories and over 170 novels. He is widely recognized as one of the most prolific writers of his age.

    'The Murder on Yarmouth Sands' is a true crime story. Towards the end of the Boer War, the body of a woman was discovered on Yarmouth Sands. She had been strangled by a mohair bootlace. There are only two clues to the crime...and the police set out to follow them up....

    Regular price: $9.35

    • The Secret of the Moat Farm

    • By: Edgar Wallace
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 43 mins
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    The Secret of the Moat Farm is Wallace's account of a real-life murder mystery which he had covered as a young journalist. Camille Holland, a spinster of 56, became enamoured of an attractive scoundrel named Dougal. When the two moved into the remote Moat Farm, it was not long before Miss Holland disappeared. Dougal remained at the farm, spending Miss Holland's money and entertaining a series of mistresses...until finally suspicions were aroused.

    Regular price: $7.79

    • Die seltsame Gräfin

    • By: Edgar Wallace
    • Narrated by: Jürgen Thormann, Eva Wagner, Jessica Zang, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 31 mins
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    Lois Reddle, die junge Gehilfin der renommierten Londoner Anwaltskanzlei Sheddles, wird beobachtet! Seit Tagen verfolgt ein gutaussehender Fremder jeden ihrer Schritte... und verwickelt sie vor der Strafanstalt Telsbury sogar in einen Unfall! Kurz darauf lernt Lois im Büro der Gefängnisdirektorin die Insassin Mary Pinder kennen: eine gebrochene Frau, die vor 25 Jahren für einen Mord verurteilt wurde, den sie nie begangen hat.

    Regular price: $13.47

    • The Secret House

    • By: Edgar Wallace
    • Narrated by: Don W. Jenkins
    • Length: 5 hrs and 43 mins
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    A stranger and foreigner arrives at the offices of a small publication in London only to be faced by the "editor" whose face is completely swathed in a veil. Nothing is as it seems, and it quickly becomes evident that both are bent on more than lively gossip about the elite. Blackmail and opportunism is the order of the day. When two men are found shot to death outside the door of Mr. Farrington the millionaire who just happens to live a few doors from T. B. Smith, the head of the secret police.

    Regular price: $13.47

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