The Pit Prop Syndicate By Freeman Wills Crofts Seymour Merriman stops at the side of the road 26 miles outside Bordeaux, an action that will change his life forever. The events that follow lead him into mystery, smuggling, murder and love. Two amateur detectives try to unravel the mystery of changing number plates, and all else that surrounds the pit prop syndicate, before the case is handed over to Inspector Willis of Scotland Yard. This is classic crime fiction at its best with a trail of clues and a setting in the early 1920s. Is there also romance in the air?
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Dublin-born Freeman Wills Crofts (1879 –1957) was an Anglo-Irish mystery writer during the Golden Age of Detective Fiction. Crofts' first novel, The Cask, was published in 1920 and immediately established him as a master of detective fiction. He would go on to write about 30 more books - one per year - during his highly successful career.
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Book Description CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2015. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 1st edition. 244 pages. 9.00x6.00x0.55 inches. In Stock. This item is printed on demand. Bookseller Inventory # 1519673213