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The Moonstone

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4 out of 5
Based on 25,792 Ratings and 2,211 Reviews

Book Description
T.S. Eliot called `The Moonstone the first and greatest English detective novel. The novel is worthy of such praise.

The story begins with a brief prologue describing how the famous yellow diamond was captured during a military campaign in India by a British officer in 1799. The action moves quickly to 1848 England, where, according to the British officers will, the diamond has been giv... More
Book Information
PublisherJ M Dent & Sons Ltd
BindingHardcover (191 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages448
ISBN-100460009796
ISBN-13978-0460009799
Publication Date06/1944
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About Wilkie Collins (Author) : Wilkie Collins is a published author. Some of the published credits of Wilkie Collins include The Moonstone, The Evil Genius (Unabridged), The Moonstone.
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