The Rex Stout Reader: Her Forbidden Knight and A Prize for Princes

3.29 avg rating
( 14 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780786718627: The Rex Stout Reader: Her Forbidden Knight and A Prize for Princes

Her Forbidden Knight Prefiguring the devices and charades of the celebrated Nero Wolfe mysteries, Rex Stout's first detective novel follows the fortunes of the pretty, young Lila Williams, a telegraph operator at New York's swank Lamartine Hotel, as she becomes unwittingly enmeshed in the operations of a counterfeiting ring. For nothing here is quite what it seems, not even the safety Lila thinks she finds in the arms of the man who quickens the beat of her heart. A Prize for Princes Aline Solini has a face that men remember, and a demon's soul they strive to forget. A woman created for intrigue, the exquisitely beautiful Aline captivates a wealthy young American, Richard Stetton, who rescues her from a Balkan convent under attack by marauding Turks. Stetton also enables her to escape Vasili Petrovicch, the husband she has tried to poison, and introduces her into society's highest circles. There Aline proves her talents for deceit among men of power to be no less resistible — or deadly — than her seductive charm.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Rex Stout (1886-1975) was the creator of the enduringly popular private detective Nero Wolfe. Other of his works include A Prize for Princes, Under the Andes, Target Practice, The Great Legend, and An Officer and a Lady and Other Stories, all of which are available from Carroll & Graf.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Stout, Rex
ISBN 10: 0786718625 ISBN 13: 9780786718627
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Big River Books
(Powder Springs, GA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: New. Brand New! We ship daily Monday - Friday!. Bookseller Inventory # 1EY82M009D6N

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 3.62
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.49
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Rex Stout
Published by Carroll & Graf (2007)
ISBN 10: 0786718625 ISBN 13: 9780786718627
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Carroll & Graf, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0786718625

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 10.07
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Rex Stout
Published by Carroll & Graf (2007)
ISBN 10: 0786718625 ISBN 13: 9780786718627
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Carroll & Graf, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0786718625

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 30.44
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Stout, Rex
Published by Carroll & Graf (2007)
ISBN 10: 0786718625 ISBN 13: 9780786718627
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Carroll & Graf, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110786718625

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 38.34
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Stout, Rex
Published by Carroll & Graf
ISBN 10: 0786718625 ISBN 13: 9780786718627
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Carroll & Graf. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0786718625 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1283373

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 59.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds