View Full Version : Mystery and Crime Wallace, Edgar: The Man at the Carlton. v1, 26 June 2008

06-26-2008, 07:07 AM
1931 crime novel from Edgar Wallace:

There was a man named Harry Stone (also called Harry the Valet), who was a detective until they found him out, which was about three months after he had entered the C.I.D. of a police force in Rhodesia. He might have been prosecuted, but at that time this particular police force was not at all anxious to expose the dishonesty of its officers, so that when he got away by the night mail to Cape Town they took no trouble to call him back...