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Silent Witness

R. Austin Freeman

In this detective novel, the young doctor Humphrey Jardine stumbles upon a corpse during a walk near Hampstead Heath in the middle of the night. However, when he returns to the spot with a police officer, the corpse has disappeared. And this is just the start of a series of strange and sometimes life threatening events. Had it really been a dead man he had seen? And if so, who was it? And what is the role of the mysterious Mrs. Samway, who keeps popping up wherever he goes? He will need the help of Dr. John Thorndyke to solve this mystery. This is the fourth novel featuring R. Austin Freemans famous detective Dr. John Thorndyke. The preceding ones are also available on Librivox: The Red Thumb Mark, the Eye of Osiris (a.k.a. the Vanishing Man, both titles on LV) and The Mystery of 31 New Inn. (Summary by Anna Simon)

In this detective novel, the young doctor Humphrey Jardine stumbles upon a corpse during a walk near Hampstead Heath in the middle of the night. However, when he returns to the spot with a police officer, the corpse has disappeared. And this is just the start of a series of strange and sometimes life threatening events. Had it really been a dead man he had seen? And if so, who was it? And what is the role of the mysterious Mrs. Samway, who keeps popping up wherever he goes? He will need the help of Dr. John Thorndyke to solve this mystery. This is the fourth novel featuring R. Austin Freemans famous detective Dr. John Thorndyke. The preceding ones are also available on Librivox: The Red Thumb Mark, the Eye of Osiris (a.k.a. the Vanishing Man, both titles on LV) and The Mystery of 31 New Inn. (Summary by Anna Simon)
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In this detective novel, the young doctor Humphrey Jardine stumbles upon a corpse during a walk near Hampstead Heath in the middle of the night. However, when he returns to the spot with a police officer, the corpse has disappeared. And this is just the start of a series of strange and sometimes life threatening events. Had it really been a dead man he had seen? And if so, who was it? And what is the role of the mysterious Mrs. Samway, who keeps popping up wherever he goes? He will need the help of Dr. John Thorndyke to solve this mystery. This is the fourth novel featuring R. Austin Freemans famous detective Dr. John Thorndyke. The preceding ones are also available on Librivox: The Red Thumb Mark, the Eye of Osiris (a.k.a. the Vanishing Man, both titles on LV) and The Mystery of 31 New Inn. (Summary by Anna Simon)

Language:

English

Narrators:

Anna Simon

Length:

10h 51m


Chapters

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01:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

19:19


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

14:39


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

12:37


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

31:30


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

33:26


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

27:24


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

21:06


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

28:06


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

17:46


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

19:00


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

33:45


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

28:58


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

37:55


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

36:06


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

35:52


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

50:03


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

36:31


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

25:01


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

27:39


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

29:47


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

36:50


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

48:31