The Silver Locomotive Mystery : The bestselling Victorian mystery series



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Author: Marston, Edward (Author)

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Published on 7 June 2010 by ALLISON & BUSBY in the United Kingdom as part of 'the Railway Detective' series.

Paperback | 320 pages
197 x 128 x 22 | 246g

1854. As the Cardiff-bound train puffs out of Paddington Station, young Hugh Kellow wraps a protective arm around his large valise. He has been entrusted with a priceless silver coffee pot, designed in the shape of a locomotive, by his elderly silversmith employer. But two of Hugh's fellow passengers are taking an enormous interest in the young man and his precious cargo.

When a dead body is discovered in a room at the Cardiff Railway Hotel, beside an empty valise, the great Railway Detective Robert Colbeck and his trusty sergeant Victor Leeming are called in to investigate; and face a whole host of unexpected problems.