Cleek The Man of the Forty Faces (Dodo Press) by Thomas W. Hanshew

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8408718M
ISBN 101406523062
ISBN 109781406523065
OCLC/WorldCa154675689

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The stories are spiced and threaded together by Cleeks's mortal enemies, the Apaches (the street gangs of Paris), by a love interest, and by the recurrent affairs of a fictitious 4/4(42).

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Thomas W. Hanshew ( – ) was an American actor and writer, born in Brooklyn, N. He went on the stage when only 16 years old, playing minor parts with Ellen Terry's company. Subsequently he played important roles with Clara Morris and Adelaide he was associated with a publishing house in London, where he resided at the close of his :Brooklyn, New York.

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“That’s all!” said Cleek, after a time, brushing the charcoal dust from his fingers, and snapping the elastic band over the sketch book. “I know my man at last, Mr. Narkom. Give me until ten o’clock to-morrow night, and then, if Miss Valmond will let us in here again, I’ll capture Barrington-Edwards red-handed.”.

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