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Murder of a Startled Lady [About the Murder of a Startled Lady]

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Title:Murder of a Startled Lady [About the Murder of a Startled Lady]
Author:
Oursler, Charles Fulton  Writing under the pseudonym: Abbot, Anthony   
Published:   1936
Publisher:Collins
Tags:crime, detective, fiction, mystery
Description:

The story begins with a seance: Mr and Mrs Lynn, self-styled spiritualist, refer to Professor Gilman, a scientist who converted himself to parapsychology, had learned from a spirit of a crime happened long before: a certain Madeline would have been killed, dissected and closed in a box thrown in the waters off a popular beach.

Thatcher Colt, High Commissioner and Chief of Police of New York, only for the sake, without believing all the mediums and the like, secretly sends his men and a diver to check the news, and to his astonishment, the case is found, and in it they find a totally decomposed corpse, a skeleton in short, at a lot of pieces: 200 or more bones.

—Pietro De Palma, deathcanread.blogspot.ca [Suggest a different description.]

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