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WOMAN IN WHITE

By: Collins, Wilkie

Price: ¥450.00

Publisher: PENGUIN POPULAR CLAS: 1994

Seller ID: RWARE0000018899

ISBN: 0140620249

Condition: As New


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout. View more info

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MOONSTONE

By: Collins, Wilkie

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Penguin Popular Classics: 1994

Seller ID: RWARE0000018962

ISBN: 0140620133

Condition: Fine


A crisp clean copy, no markings throughout: The Moonstone, a yellow diamond looted from an Indian temple and believed to bring bad luck to its owner, is bequeathed to Rachel Verinder on her eighteenth birthday. That very night the priceless stone is stolen again and when Sergeant Cuff is brought in to investigate the crime, he soon realizes that no one in Rachel's household is above suspicion. Hailed by T. S. Eliot as 'the first, the longest, and the best of modern Engli... View more info

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THE WOMAN IN WHITE

By: Collins, Wilkie

Price: ¥450.00

Publisher: Penguin Classics: 1975

Seller ID: RWARE0000020160

ISBN: 0140430962

Condition: Good


Novel by Wilkie Collins, published serially in All the Year Round (November 1859-July 1860) and in book form in 1860. Noted for its suspenseful plot a nd unique characterization, the successful novel brought Collins great fame ; he adapted it into a play in 1871. This dramatic tale, inspired by an act ual criminal case, is told through multiple narrators. Frederick Fairlie, a wealthy hypochondriac, hires virtuous Walter Hartright to tutor his beauti ful niece and heiress... View more info