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The Footsteps at the Lock

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Title:The Footsteps at the Lock
Author:
Knox, Ronald Arbuthnott   
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Nazi and Nazarene
Published:   1928
Publisher:Methuen & Co. Ltd.
Tags:fiction, mystery
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Two rather disagreeable and feuding cousins make a truce in order to go on a joint canoe trip in view of the conditions of a potential legacy. One of them disappears under mysterious circumstances, with two legacies, another potential beneficiary, and a curious U.S. tourist complicating the investigation. [Suggest a different description.]

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Author Bio for Knox, Ronald Arbuthnott

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Monsignor Ronald Arbuthnott Knox was a Roman Catholic priest, theologian, author of detective stories, as well as a writer and a regular broadcaster for BBC Radio.

Knox had attended Eton College and won several scholarships at Balliol College, Oxford. He was ordained an Anglican priest in 1912 and was appointed chaplain of Trinity College, Oxford, but he left in 1917 upon his conversion to Catholicism. In 1918 he was ordained a Catholic priest. Knox wrote many books of essays and novels. Directed by his religious superiors, he re-translated the Latin Vulgate Bible into English, using Hebrew and Greek sources, beginning in 1936.

He died on 24 August 1957 and his body was brought to Westminster Cathedral. Bishop Craven celebrated the requiem mass, at which Father Martin D'Arcy, a Jesuit, preached the panegyric. Knox was buried in the churchyard of St Andrew's Church, Mells.

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