About three months ago—­that is to say,
toward the end of May of this year of 1900—­the
writer whose name appears on the title-page received
as noteworthy a letter, an...
M. P. Shiel's first book, Prince Zaleski (1895), opens with a short story called "The S. S." It is a mystery concerning a series of apparent suicides which are revealed to be murders perpetrated by th...