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By Michael Innes

Over a interval of 20 years, a chain of hugely difficult paintings hoaxes were perpetrated at conscientiously time periods, and in every one case, the sufferer has an exceptional reason behind conserving quiet. Inspector Appleby's curiosity is kindled through an a laugh dinner-party anecdote. whilst he enlists the aid of his spouse and son, the resultant research is actually a family members affair. The scenes shift speedily among excellent stately houses and the not-so-glorious paintings gallery of the irrepressibly doubtful Hildebert Braunkopf.

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You hope the stranger doesn't follow you. But once again you hear the tapping sound, this time on the stairs. Quickly you run up to the next floor. But you can still hear the tapping sound following you. You are terrified. You climb up to the top floor and onto the roof. Closing the roof door behind you, you wait. Minutes pass, and there is no tapping. He's left, you think, with a sigh of relief. Suddenly the roof door bursts open. The terrifying tapping starts again. You watch in horror as a large, shadowy form roams across the roof.

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