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Detective Philo Gubb: Collected Mysteries - The Hard-Boiled Egg The Pet The Eagle's Claws The Oubliette The Un-Burglars The Dragon's Eye The Progressive Murder… - cover

Detective Philo Gubb: Collected Mysteries - The Hard-Boiled Egg The Pet The Eagle's Claws The Oubliette The Un-Burglars The Dragon's Eye The Progressive Murder…

Ellis Parker Butler

Publisher: Musaicum Books

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Summary

Musaicum Books presents to you this unique and meticulously edited adventure collection: Philo Gubb is a small-town paperhanger who admires Sherlock Holmes and learns a deductive technique by correspondence course. Gubb differs from many mainstream fictional detectives in that he is not brilliant, nor egocentric, but he is persistent, good-natured, and occasionally displays common sense. Also in contrast, his work may be characterized by elaborate disguises that deceive nobody, theories that are overhauled at every clue, and the often unintentional solving of mysteries.
Table of Contents:
The Hard-Boiled Egg
The Pet
The Eagle's Claws
The Oubliette
The Un-Burglars
The Two-Cent Stamp
The Chicken
The Dragon's Eye
The Progressive Murder
The Missing Mr. Master
Waffles and Mustard
The Anonymous Wiggle
The Half of a Thousand
Dietz's 7462 Bessie John
Henry
Buried Bones
Philo Gubb's Greatest Case

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