This is a jumbo collection of the crime fiction of Rodrigues Ottolengui (1861-1937), a New York-based dentist by vocation and a storyteller by avocation. It contains four novels and collections of short stories: An Artist in Crime (1892), A Modern Wizard (1894), The Crime of a Century (1896), Final Proof (1898), and A Conflict of Evidence (1904). These are mystery stories with a fine sense of pace and place.
Folio-size hardcover, Full Colour
Dustjacket, 474 pp.
ISBN 1-55246-430-X @ $100.00
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