is a collection of mystery stories by such authors as Arthur Morrison and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. These five classic stories of varying styles all share a similar theme: jewel theft. Elegant toys. Sparkling jewels. Baubles of the idle rich. Each story presents a case of stolen valuables and pits the wits of a clever jewel thief against those of a cunning, skillful detective who is always trying to stay one step ahead of the criminal.
This JourneyForth classic is a light abridgement of the original stories.
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