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Max Carrados

Ernest Bramah

Max Carrados

by Ernest Bramah

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Detective and mystery stories, English.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1914 ed. published by Methuen, London.

    StatementErnest Bramah.
    SeriesFifty classics of crime fiction, 1900-1950 ;, 6
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.S64657 Mac10, PR6037.M425 Mac10
    The Physical Object
    Pagination296 p. ;
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5214754M
    ISBN 100824023552
    LC Control Number75044959

      'Max Carrados Mysteries' is a collection of stories about Bramah's famous detective. Ernest Bramah Smith was born was near Manchester in He was a poor student, and dropped out of the Manchester Grammar School when sixteen years old to go into the farming : Read Books Ltd. Carrados first appeared in and over the next decade his short stories had many readers in Britain gripped. They still stand up well now. George Orwell was also a fan, claiming that, along with R. Austin Freeman’s Dr Thorndyke stories and Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes tales, the Max Carrados stories are the only detective stories since Edgar Allan Poe that are worth .

    That-s how the Encyclopedia of Mystery and Detection hails the adventures of Max Carrados. Ellery Queen calls this first volume of his adventures, "One of the ten best volumes of detective shorts ever written!" Blinded in an accident, Carrados developed remarkable : Dkbook. Since Sherlock Holmes we have had French detectives, Belgian detectives, aristocratic detectives, royal detectives, ecclesiastical detectives, drunken detectives and even a (very) few quite normal happily married detectives. Max Carrados was however probably the first blind detective. First Page: FOUR MAX CARRADOS DETECTIVE STORIES. by. ERNEST 3/5(3).

    Since Sherlock Holmes we have had French detectives, Belgian detectives, aristocratic detectives, royal detectives, ecclesiastical detectives, drunken detectives and even a (very) few quite normal happily married detectives. Max Carrados was however probably the first blind detective. (Summary by Andy Minter). Sightless detective Max Carrados solved his first cases in Edwardian London, in the early days of the 20th century when the city was the beating heart of the vast British Empire. This collection contains the very best tales of the blind sleuth, 10 adventures that range from his first challenge, "The Coin of Dionysus," to mysteries set during.


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The Tales of Max Carrados are eleven short stories by Ernest Bramah set in the 's, featuring blind detective Max Carrados. The stories are mostly interesting, some better than others, and give the reader a glimpse of the world prior to the start of World War I/5.

This book contains 3 of the same stories as another book I read "4 Max Carrados Stories". This book has 8 stories total. The stories didn't really engage me. One tale, about a girl who got a strange letter and hasn't seen her father in years, starts out interesting, but then it just seems to be really reaching for Max to Max Carrados book able to discern what /5.

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The Max carrados tales were mostly written in the 's. Aside from this book, I know he has other stories out there but I havent been able to find them. Max Carrados has always intrigued me; b eing able to solve difficult mysteries with no seeing capacity.

Some of the tales in this book are:The coin of Dionysius; the Knight's Cross Signal/5(4). I grabbed this book of Amazon for my kindle after hearing about the character on an old Max Carrados book quiz show called "Information Please." Max Carrados is a wealthy British man who takes up a job as a private detective, with a twist: he is s:   Max Carrados is blind, but in his case blindness is more than counter-balanced by an enormously enhanced perception of the other senses.

How these serve their purpose in the various difficulties and emergencies that confront the wealthy amateur when, through the instigation of his friend Louis Carlyle, a private inquiry agent, he devotes himself to the 5/5(1). Max Carrados is blind, but in his case blindness is more than counter-balanced by an enormously enhanced perception of the other senses.

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His visual deficiency is no obstacle to solving the most. The Eyes of Max Carrados (Tales of Mystery & The Supernatural) by Bramah, Ernest and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   By: Ernest Bramah () Max Carrados is a blind detective who has developed his own remaining senses to a superior level and who has enlisted the superior observations skills of his butler to fill in for any deficiency of his own.

His visual deficiency is no obstacle to solving the most difficult cases.5/5(1). EPUB - A standard e-book format that can be read on many tools, such as iBooks, Readium or others. Word - Accessible Word output, which can be unzipped and opened in any tool that files; Synopsis Max Carrados is one of the most unusual detectives in all fiction.

He is blind – and yet he has developed his other faculties to such Pages: I have read a different set of Max Carrados tales.

So when I saw this audio book of Max Carrados tales narrated by Stephen Fry how in the world could I resist. Bravo to Mr. Fry. Another well done acting job, by voice only. The man is a national treasure both in the UK and in the U.S. too. 35 people found this helpful.

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Book 1 in the Max Carrados series. Max Carrados is a fictional blind detective in a series of mystery stories and books by Ernest Bramah, beginning in The Max Carrados stories appeared alongside Sherlock Holmes in the Strand Magazine, in which they often had top billing, and frequently outsold his eminent contemporary at the time, even if.

max carrados by ernest bramah methuen & co., ltd. contents page the coin of dionysius 1 the knight's cross signal problem 25 the tragedy at brookbend cottage 66 the clever mrs straithwaite 99 the last exploit of harry the actor the tilling shaw mystery   Max Carrados Contents The coin of Dionysius -- The Knight's Cross signal problem -- The tragedy at Brookbend Cottage -- The clever Mrs Straithwaite -- The last exploit of Harry the Actor -- The Tilling Shaw mystery -- The comedy at Fountain Cottage -- The game played in the dark.

Ernest Bramah (20 March – 27 June ), whose name was recorded after his birth as Ernest Brammah Smith, was an English author. He published 21 books and numerous short stories and features. His humorous works were ranked with Jerome K. Jerome and W. W. Jacobs, his detective stories with Conan Doyle, his politico-science fiction with H.

G. Wells and his Born: Ernest Brammah Smith, 20 March Max Carrados by Ernest Bramah Max Carrados is blind, but in his case blindness is more than counter-balanced by an enormously enhanced perception of the other senses. How these serve their purpose in the various difficulties and emergencies that confront the wealthy amateur when, through the instigation of his friend Louis Carlyle, a private.The Best Max Carrados Detective Stories (Dover Mystery Classics series) by Ernest Bramah.

Sightless detective Max Carrados solved his first cases in Edwardian London, in the early days of the 20th century when the city was the beating heart of the vast British Empire.

This collection contains the very best tales of the blind sleuth,