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The mystery of the whispering mummy

Robert Arthur

The mystery of the whispering mummy

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Published by Collins .
Written in English


Edition Notes

At head of title,Alfred Hitchcock and the Three Investigators in ...Originally published Random House,1965.

Statementillustrated by Roger Hall.
SeriesArthur,Robert.Alfred Hitchcock mystery series 3
The Physical Object
Pagination160p.,ill.,22cm
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19845029M

To fill you in on what has happened in the past, The Three Investigators is a firm of youthful detectives formed by three enterprising lads: Jupiter Jones, Pete Crenshaw, and Bob Andrews. Probably my favourite of the entire series, Carey perfectly captures the mood and atmosphere of the post-Christmas period and her sense of location here is superb - the park, the church and Paseo Place are all vividly described. Zet quickly joins forces with his year-old sister Kat and best friend Hui. She rejected the story for publication and was working with Ms. They meet with the Professor and his butler, Wilkins, who is convinced the whispering is an ancient curse.

He is taken to Proferror Freeman's, the "master criminal" behind all this, garage, where BobPeteand Professor Yarborough also happen to come. They also approach Yarborough's neighbor, Professor Freemanfor help on translating the strange language. Why is a mummy haunting his front door? Overview Edit When Ra-Orkona 3,year-old mummy begins to whisper strange words in an ancient Egyptian tongue, the Three Investigators are determined to find out the facts: Why is he speaking? They escape, but can't find their way back until they get a lead from placing a series of telephone calls to friends, who then call their friends and so on. It was a very plain mummy case with no gold leaf or painted colours to make it look rich and luxurious.

Find a treasure trove at Scott's blog: egyptabout. Library of Congress catalog number A stitched textblock consisting of 6 signatures. What does the scary monster want? Crow, Librarian "Mummies.


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The mystery of the whispering mummy book

Library of Congress catalog number They also receive a letter from a Mrs Banfry in Santa Monicawhose distinctive cat has gone missing.

Crow, Librarian "Mummies. Uncut blue graveyard endpapers not slit down the center at the hinges. Jupiter, by his own admission, is the brains of the outfit.

Pete and Hamid hide in the mummy's case when thieves steal it and take it to a warehouse. The fact that this kind of character is the villain speaks volumes, and you know what, is rather timely for today as more and more museums are selling off their artefacts.

It was a very plain mummy case with no gold leaf or painted colours to make it look rich and luxurious. I made the suggestions that it would be extremely nice if U. And how is the horrible curse of Ra-Orkon about to be fulfilled?

It also speaks to how the past metaphorically speaks to us through museums. Later hardbound printings of this title early and thereafter have a solid yellow-colored spine and titles are listed on the back cover.

Fortunately, this is a book so you can accomplish this matter merely by turning a page or two. My suggestion to the Carey family, in June ofwas to sell the manuscript to the German publisher, Kosmos, with the strict stipulation that the story be published in an English edition so that English-speaking fans could FINALLY read and enjoy this legendary lost manuscript.

Or it could be a dig at those adventurers who desecrated tombs for profit. It was authored by Robert Arthur. The story zips along, from the superb opening sequence right through to the climax, with plenty of well-drawn characters and some excellent set pieces including an encounter in the church.

Metal masks that seemed to smile with secret knowledge hung on the walls. When year-old Zet comes face-to-face with a whispering mummy, Zet's eyes practically pop out of his head. Clues to unravel Like the First Printing, Second Printings have the wrap-around cover art but the author and illustrator credits have been corrected.

Corrected First Printings of this title have been found. To fill you in on what has happened in the past, The Three Investigators is a firm of youthful detectives formed by three enterprising lads: Jupiter Jones, Pete Crenshaw, and Bob Andrews.

Is to explain than sudden reanimation. Shelve under: modern classics, books for boys, books for girls, books for kids age 9 - 12, books for middle grade, books for boys 9 - 12, funny exciting stories for kids, Diary of a Wimpy Kid readers, reluctant readers, 5th grade, travel with kids, Mr Lemoncello's Library, Hardy Boys, Rick Riordan, Percy Jackson, Kane Chronicles, appropriate books for kids, librarian-approved.

You'll have to examine your copy closely to see this fix. Here in Southern California, distances are so great that an automobile is a vital necessity. One ultimately comes across as the villain, knowing the price of everything and the value of nothing.

So the trick was technically possible. Zet quickly joins forces with his year-old sister Kat and best friend Hui.

Bob takes notes on all cases and does research. The boy, Hamid, believes that Ra-Orkon is one of his ancestors. Overview Edit When Ra-Orkona 3,year-old mummy begins to whisper strange words in an ancient Egyptian tongue, the Three Investigators are determined to find out the facts: Why is he speaking?

The Mystery of the Whispering Mummy

Download now! Fanelli described the manuscript as "unfinished" to both of the researchers who interviewed her because she felt that "it simply was not a good mystery".The Mystery Of The Whispering Mummy Alfred Hitchcock And The Three Investigators 2 Start Download Portable Document Format (PDF) and E-books (Electronic Books) Free Online Rating News / is books that can provide inspiration, insight, knowledge to the reader.

Text is clean. Cover shows minor wear, spine ends gently bumped. Grease pencil number on front free endpaper. Rear cover lists 14 Titles. MAD # ; A. Jul 24,  · Now, The Mystery of the Whispering Mummy is a children’s book.

I found my copy in a charity shop when I was a youngling, attracted not just by the enigmatic Egyptian connection, but also because the name “Alfred Hitchcock” was beginning to mean something to me. So, what was “The Master of Suspense” doing in a museum with a mummy?

Alfred Hitchcock and the Three Investigators in The Mystery of the Whispering Mummy, also known as just The Three Investigators in The Mystery of the Whispering Mummy, is the third book in the detective book series, The Three Investigators. It was authored by Robert Arthur. When Ra-Orkon, a. The Mystery Of The Whispering Mummy, by Robert Arthur Since marks the fiftieth anniversary of The Three Investigators being published, I thought it’d be enjoyable to re-read and compile my Top 10 (which might be subject to change in years to come, of course).

The mystery of the whispering mummy by Robert Arthur. Publication date Topics Mystery and detective stories, Mummies -- Fiction Publisher Random House Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS.

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