FP now includes 8171 eBooks in its collection.

  main page

The Si-Fan Mysteries (Fu Manchu #3)

Cover Image

Book Details

Title:The Si-Fan Mysteries (Fu Manchu #3)
Ward, Arthur Henry  Writing under the pseudonym: Rohmer, Sax   
(13 of 14 for author by title)
Trail of Fu Manchu (Fu Manchu #7)
Seven Sins
Published:   1917
Publisher:Methuen & Co. Ltd.
Tags:adventure, detective, fiction, Fu Manchu (Fictional character)

Commissioner Nayland Smith, along with friend and colleague, Doctor Petrie, once again face the schemes of the dreaded master criminal Dr. Fu-Manchu. Mysteries begin to spread across London, and at their heart is a newly opened exclusive hotel. It is soon clear that the cause of these baffling mysteries is the evil Dr. Fu-Manchu and this time the Devil Doctor has not come alone. With him are the dreaded Si-Fan.

Published in the United States as The Hand of Dr. Fu-Manchu. [Suggest a different description.]

Pages:168 Info

Author Bio for Ward, Arthur Henry

Author Image

Arthur Henry Sarsfield Ward (15 February 1883—1 June 1959), better known as Sax Rohmer, was a prolific English novelist. He is best remembered for his series of novels featuring the master criminal Dr. Fu Manchu.

Born in Birmingham, he had an entirely working-class education and early career before beginning to write. His first published work was in 1903, the short story The Mysterious Mummy for Pearson’s Weekly. He made his early living writing comedy sketches for music hall performers and short stories and serials for magazines.

His first Fu Manchu novel, The Mystery of Dr. Fu-Manchu, was serialized from October 1912—June 1913. It was an immediate success with its fast-paced story of Denis Nayland Smith and Dr. Petrie facing the worldwide conspiracy of the “Yellow Peril”. The Fu Manchu stories, together with his more conventional detective series characters—Paul Harley, Gaston Max, Red Kerry, Morris Klaw, and The Crime Magnet, made Rohmer one of the most successful and well-paid authors of the 1920s and 1930s.

His final success came with a series of novels featuring a female variation on Fu Manchu, Sumuru.

—fantasticfiction.com; goodreads.com

Available Formats

UTF-8 text   20220365.txt
Epub20220365.epubIf you cannot open a .mobi file on your mobile device, please use .epub with an appropriate eReader.
Mobi/Kindle20220365.mobiInfoNot all Kindles or Kindle apps open all .mobi files.
PDF (tablet)20220365-a5.pdf
HTML Zip20220365-h.zip

Kindle Direct (New, Experimental)

Send this book direct to your kindle via email. We need your Send-to-Kindle Email address, which can be found by looking in your Kindle device’s Settings page. All kindle email addresses will end in @kindle.com. Note you must add our email server’s address, [email protected], to your Amazon account’s Approved E-mail list. This list may be found on your Amazon account: Your AccountManage Your Content and DevicesPreferencesPersonal Document SettingsApproved Personal Document E-mail ListAdd a new approved e-mail address.

Send to Kindle Email Address:

This book is in the public domain in Canada, and is made available to you DRM-free. You may do whatever you like with this book, but mostly we hope you will read it.

Here at FadedPage and our companion site Distributed Proofreaders Canada, we pride ourselves on producing the best ebooks you can find. Please tell us about any errors you have found in this book, or in the information on this page about this book.