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The Professor's Mystery

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This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into pri ...more
Paperback, 372 pages
Published January 11th 2010 by Nabu Press
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Written in 1911 and set in the same era, this book gives you access to what the world was like at that time. Life style, manners, dress and attitudes.

As far as the mystery part, this isn't a typical mystery. No dead bodies, missing anything, harm against person or property. The mystery is a bout the attraction between a guy and a gal and why they cannot get together.

Young Professor Crosby has planned to spend summer abroad. While waiting in the train station he sees a girl he met previously at s
This vintage mystery was written in 1911 by Wells Hastings. It was a little different in that the mystery was not a murder. It was charming and I did enjoy it. Having missed his boat to Europe the Professor gets on a train and meets up with a young lady he had met once previously at a party. He is smitten with her and decides to follow her to her hometown and embark on an adventure! On the way they are in a trolley accident and he helps her to her house where he is invited to spend the night as ...more
I really enjoyed it. Was glad I read on my Kindle because some words I did not know (out of use ) but the story charmed me. Was an excellent free download.
Bev Hankins
A charming, turn-of-the-century (1911), old-fashioned story.
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