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Vanderlyn's Adventure by Marie Belloc Lowndes
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did not like it
bookshelves: 1930s, brit-lit, libraries, mysteries, reads-19, vintage-mystery, women-writers
Read 2 times. Last read August 9, 2019.

My first really boring Belloc Lowndes. The self-castigating heroine and the moronic hero -who realises what has been clear to the reader right from the beginning only towards the end - were such irritants that it was a chore finishing the 280 pages of the book.

Read it under its British title: The House by the Sea published by William Heinemann in 1937.

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First Line: "Now then, Mr. Vanderlyn?....
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August 9, 2019 – Finished Reading
August 10, 2019 – Shelved
August 10, 2019 – Shelved as: 1930s
August 10, 2019 – Shelved as: brit-lit
August 10, 2019 – Shelved as: libraries
August 10, 2019 – Shelved as: mysteries
August 10, 2019 – Shelved as: reads-19
August 10, 2019 – Shelved as: vintage-mystery
August 10, 2019 – Shelved as: women-writers

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