By Mary Roberts Rinehart
By Mary Roberts Rinehart. CHAPTER I. The city turned its dreariest aspect toward the railway on blackenedwalls, irregular and ill-paved streets, gloomy warehouses, and over alla gray, smoke-laden atmosphere which gave it mystery and often beauty. Sometimes the softened towers of the great steel bridges rose above theriver mist like fairy towers suspended between Heaven and earth. She watched it with interest. She haddeveloped a new interest in people during the year she had beenaway. She had seen, in the army camp, similar shuffling lines of men,transformed in a few hours into ranks of uniformed soldiers, beginningalready to be actuated by the same motive.
Mary Roberts Rinehart (August 12, 1876 – September 22, 1958) was an American writer, often called the American Agatha Christie, although her first mystery novel was published 14 years before Christie's first novel in 1920. Rinehart is considered the source of the phrase "The butler did it" from her novel The Door (1930), although the novel does not use the exact phrase.
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Mary Roberts Rinehart. Elizabeth Wheeler lives in a small town, sings in the church choir, and dreams of a man who will sweep her off her feet
Mary Roberts Rinehart. Elizabeth Wheeler lives in a small town, sings in the church choir, and dreams of a man who will sweep her off her feet. Instead, she is thrust into a series of events beyond her control leading to passion, madness, betrayal, and ultimately, murder! Can she ever set thing right? Read online. 1 006. Published: 1999. The Man in Lower Ten. Mary Roberts Rinehart.
More books by Mary Roberts Rinehart. Home from war service, where for the first time she had mixed with the middle class - notably a lame young man working for the Red Cross - Lily longs for freedom. As Bolsheviks, strikers and anarchists vie with the elite, Lily becomes attracted to a disreputable revolutionary. Rinehart has done far better novels. Upvote (0). Downvote (0). by. Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. George H. Doran Company. ark:/13960/t8kd1xf0s. A Poor Wise Man. Read. One fee. Stacks of books.
A Poor Wise Man book. The book is heavy on melodrama, as you can usually expect from Mary Roberts Rinehart, which is unfortunate in my opinion, because the plot is interesting and relevant today. A Poor Wise Man mixes romantic fiction with political analysis . If you can struggle through the melodrama, you might enjoy this one!. Mary Roberts RINEHART (1876 - 1958). Mary Roberts Rinehart offers a superb blend of romance and suspense amidst political tensions in this story set in early 20th Century America. The characters are compelling and representative of the various socioeconomic classes.