A Fair Penitent and Other Stories by Wilkie Collins PDF

By Wilkie Collins

ISBN-10: 8184560850

ISBN-13: 9788184560855

a good Penitent and different tales is selection of tales via Wilkie Collins. The identify story is a love tale a few good-looking actress, Mademoiselle Gautie, and Francois, one other actor. She falls in love with him immediately, yet once she assessments his sincerity, he cools in the direction of her. This assortment additionally comprises The Traveller's tale of a very unusual mattress and Mr. Lismore and Widow.  A renowned and influential English novelist, dramatist, and brief tale author, Wilkie Collins (1824-1889) was once the son of a well-known panorama painter, William Collins. popular for his sensational mysteries and romances, he's hailed because the inventor of the detective novel. Collins used to be a attorney via education. between his most renowned works are the lady in White (1860), and The Moonstone (1867), and No identify (1862).

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