By Wilkie Collins
Wilkie Collins was once an English author most sensible identified for writing secret novels. Collins was once additionally a superb buddy of Charles Dickens and infrequently collaborated with him on performs and brief tales. Armadale is a secret novel released in 1866 approximately cousins either named Allan Armadale. the tale facilities round the homicide of 1 in their fathers.
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Drake asked. "Get a line on him," Mason said, "and I'm particularly interested in knowing if he is cultivating some millionaire who has a penchant for young women. If you find any millionaires in the guy's background, I'd like to know about them. " "Here's another angle of the same picture," Mason said. "Dianne Alder, about twenty-four, with lots of this and that and these and those, blonde, blue-eyed, with lots and lots of figure. Living here at Bolero Beach. Mother died six months ago. Father died when she was ten years old.
Mason moved over to the telephone. "Hi, Paul. I have a job for you. A gentleman by the name of Harrison T. Boring. He has a business. It's called the Hollywood Talent Scout Modeling Agency. " Drake asked. "Get a line on him," Mason said, "and I'm particularly interested in knowing if he is cultivating some millionaire who has a penchant for young women. If you find any millionaires in the guy's background, I'd like to know about them. " "Here's another angle of the same picture," Mason said. "Dianne Alder, about twenty-four, with lots of this and that and these and those, blonde, blue-eyed, with lots and lots of figure.
That was when I was to go on television and they were going to arrange for a movie test, but nothing must be done until they were ready. " Della Street asked. " "Come on up," Della Street said. She cradled the phone, turned to Perry Mason and caught the interest in his eye. " Mason asked. " Mason resumed his contemplative study of the ceiling. " "When she comes," Mason said, "invite her in. " Mason lit a cigarette, watched the smoke curl upward. At length he said, "I have become more than a little curious about Harrison T.
Armadale by Wilkie Collins