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by Edward Phillips Oppenheim
Author: Edward Phillips Oppenheim
Publisher: Stubbe Press (March 15, 2010)
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Edward Phillips Oppenheim. E. Phillips Oppenheim, an English novelist created well in excess of 100 novels and 30 plus collections of short stories. Most of his tales are thrillers and espionage.
Edward Phillips Oppenheim. The Great Impersonation was written following World War I and is considered by many to be perhaps his best novel. The story focuses on German espionage in England prior to the start of World War I. The tale centers on two characters that are almost identical in appearance. Indeed, while both attend the same school in England, they are often mistaken for one another.
Edward Phillips Oppenheim (22 October 1866 – 3 February 1946) was an English novelist, in his lifetime a major and successful writer of genre fiction including thrillers
Edward Phillips Oppenheim (22 October 1866 – 3 February 1946) was an English novelist, in his lifetime a major and successful writer of genre fiction including thrillers. Edward Phillips Oppenheim was born 22 October 1866 in Leicester, the son of Henrietta Susannah Temperley Budd and Edward John Oppenheim, a leather merchant. He went to Wyggeston Grammar School. He worked in his father's business for almost twenty years.
The Great Impersonation is a mystery novel written by E. Phillips Oppenheim and published in 1920. German Leopold von Ragastein meets his doppelganger. What I love most about this book is the way Oppenheim manages to keep you guessing until the very end. There are subtle clues throughout the book but unless you know what to look for you won't notice them until the 2nd or 3rd reading. The unfolding story of WWI takes a back seat to the murder mystery and subsequent solving thereof. The ongoing romance woven through the story is beautifully written.
Most of his tales are thrillers and espionage
Phillips Oppenheim, an English novelist created well in excess of 100 novels and 30 plus collections of short stories. Indeed, while both attend the same school in England, they are often mistaken for one another
Oppenheim Edward Phillips. A spy novel of "the Prince of Storytellers," Edward Phillips Oppenheim (1866 – 1946), an English novelist, successful writer of genre fiction including thrillers.
Oppenheim Edward Phillips. The Great Impersonation became his m. .st famous work, having been adapted for films several times. It describes the rich life of English aristocrats before the Great War, taking place in England of 1913. Ingenious plot, where the facts are woven into a web that cannot be untangled until the final chapter, keeps a reader in sheer suspense. MoreLess Show More Show Less.
The Great Impersonation book. From my book blog ww. etBlackDragonfly. com E. Phillips Oppenheim was one of the originators of the modern espionage novel. He wrote over 150 novels from 1884 to 1946, with over 30 being adapted to film.
The Great Impersonation. by Edward Phillips Oppenheim. Excerpt: The trouble from which great events were to come began when Everard Dominey, who had been fighting his way through the scrub for the last three quarters of an hour towards those thin, spiral wisps of smoke, urged his pony to a last despairing effort and came crashing through the great oleander shrub to pitch forward on his head in the little.
The Great Impersonation (1920): The Great Impersonation is a mystery novel written by E. One fee. Stacks of books.
This 1920 novel, a marvel of taut plotting, is regarded as among the finest spy stories of all time. Just before World War I, a dissolute English nobleman and a German secret agent, who happen to resemble each other exactly, meet by chance in South Africa. The great impersonation.