The Insidious Dr. Fu-Manchu (Google eBook)

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Courier Dover Publications, Feb 20, 2013 - Fiction - 208 pages
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The first in the popular Fu-Manchu mystery series introduces English sleuth Denis Nayland Smith and his companion, Dr. Petrie, to the satanic Dr. Fu-Manchu, a cunning Chinese criminal mastermind who means to rule the world. Flavorful atmosphere, fast-paced action, and colorful characters enliven this 1913 classic.

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Mostly entertaining, but not a page turner. - Goodreads
I read this as research for a short story. - Goodreads
The plot races from one cliff-hanger to another. - Goodreads

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fabulous entertainment. Full of the worst stereo types about the "Yellow Peril". The crazy cliches and blatant racism is so over the top, it's just entertaining. Don't worry about it. Unlike some ... Read full review

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is the pseudonym of Arthur Sarsfield Ward (1883-1959) who found literary fame as the author of the famous Dr. Fu Manchu stories, the first in 1913 and the last in 1957.

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