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LibriVox recording of Bat Wing, by Sax Rohmer. Private detective Paul Harley investigates a mysterious case involving voodoo, vampirism, and macabre murder in the heart of London. The first book in the Paul Harley series, written by Sax Rohmer, author of The Insidious Dr. Fu Manchu. Summary by Mark Nelson). For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.
FREE shipping on qualifying offers. Most people who stumble onto this are going to know something about Sax Rohmer, presumably through his excellent Fu Manchu books. There is a ton of other Rohmer about, though, of varying quality. This is one of the better non-Fu Manchu books, but you'll better appreciate it if you understand, going in, that this is not the pulpy, semi-supernatural adventure one might associate with Rohmer.
Sax Rohmer was born in Birmingham, Warwickshire. At the age of 18, he adopted the name Sarsfield, the name of a famous Irish general admired by Rohmer's mother. He married Rose Elizabeth Knox in 1909 and, at his wife's insistence, began using the name Sax Rohmer for his fiction, eventually employing the pseudonym as his actual name. Rohmer was basically a self-taught scholar. He started writing as a journalist; his beat was the Limehouse underworld in London
Elizabeth Sax Rohmer and Cay Van Ash, her husband's former assistant, wrote a biography of the author, Master of Villainy, published in 1972. Other books in the series. Paul Harley (3 books). Mor. rivia About Bat Wing.
Sax Rohmer loud tattoo upon the knocker. The door opened and Ah Tsong looked out. "Tell your master that Mr. Paul Harley has called to see him upon urgent business. Master no got," replied Ah Tsong, and proceeded to close the door.
Sax Rohmer (pseudonym of Arthur Henry "Sarsfield" Ward; 1883–1959) was a British writer of songs sketches, plays and stories. Born in Birmingham to Irish immigrant parents, the family moved to London in about 1886, where Rohmer was schooled. His formal education finished in 1901, following the death of his alcoholic mother.
Электронная книга "Bat Wing", Sax Rohmer Bat Wing is the first Paul Harley detective story.
Электронная книга "Bat Wing", Sax Rohmer. Эту книгу можно прочитать в Google Play Книгах на компьютере, а также на устройствах Android и iOS. Выделяйте текст, добавляйте закладки и делайте заметки, скачав книгу "Bat Wing" для чтения в офлайн-режиме. Bat Wing is the first Paul Harley detective story. Harley is called on to investigate a mysterious case in the heart of London, involving voodoo, vampirism and macabre murder. This series is considered one of Rohmer's best outside his famous Dr. Fu Manchu series. Sax Rohmer was born in Birmingham, Warwickshire.