The Dark Eyes of London

ebook: The Dark Eyes of London

Sprache - Englisch

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About the eBook

DigiCat Publishing presents to you this special edition of "The Dark Eyes of London" by Edgar Wallace. DigiCat Publishing considers every written word to be a legacy of humankind. Every DigiCat book has been carefully reproduced for republishing in a new modern format. The books are available in print, as well as ebooks. DigiCat hopes you will treat this work with the acknowledgment and passion it deserves as a classic of world literature.

About the Author

Edgar Wallace, born on April 1, 1875, in London, England, was a prolific British writer and journalist. With a career that spanned many genres, including crime, adventure, and political commentary, Wallace made a significant mark in the early 20th-century literary scene. His novel 'The Dark Eyes of London,' published in 1924, is a quintessential example of his masterful blend of mystery and horror, and is considered one of his finest works (Wallace, 1924). It was also one of the first books to feature a Scotland Yard detective, which became a staple in crime fiction. Known for his prodigious output, Wallace penned over 175 novels, 24 plays, and numerous articles and screenplay during his career. He had a unique literary style characterized by fast-paced plots, ensemble casts, and intricate storylines that captivated readers worldwide. While his writing could be deemed formulaic, this became part of his appeal, allowing readers to dive into a recognizably thrilling world with every new release. Wallace's enduring influence on the crime and thriller genres is still felt today, and 'The Dark Eyes of London' remains a seminal work that showcases his talent for tension and suspense. The author's untimely death on February 10, 1932, in Beverly Hills, California, cut short a vibrant and influential literary career, but his works continue to entertain and inspire.

Product Details

Publisher: DigiCat

Genre: Sprache - Englisch

Language: English

Size: 169 Pages

Filesize: 523.1 KB

ISBN: 8596547187455