The Big Bow Mystery

  • by Israel Zangwill
  • Narrated by Walter Covell
  • 4 hrs and 23 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

The Big Bow Mystery is a masterpiece of the form, as compelling a story today as when it was first published. The author has produced a seminal crime novel - the original "locked room" mystery. With a flair for storytelling and a literate style comparable to his contemporary, Charles Dickens, Israel Zangwill concocts a heady satire of Victorian England, setting his scene in London's picturesque Bow district. His hero is the colorful retired police inspector Grodman, whose egotism and brilliance bear striking resemblance to that most famous 19th century fictional sleuth - Sherlock Holmes.

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Book Details

  • Release Date: 04-03-2009
  • Publisher: Jimcin Recordings