Anthony Trent, Master Criminal

Wyndham MARTYN (1875 - 1963)

In 1918, Anthony Trent, a well-educated young man in his late twenties, lives an unsatisfactory life in a New York boarding house. He writes successful crime fiction stories, but this doesn't pay enough for him to do the things he wants. Things change when he starts to put his knowledge of crime to a practical use... It gets him into serious trouble before long. (Summary by Anna Simon)
(This work was first published in the USA in 1918, and falls under the Rule of the Shorter Term).

The sequel to this book, The Secret of the Silver Car, is also available on Librivox.

Genre(s): Crime & Mystery Fiction

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 The First Step Anna Simon
00:21:31
Play 02 Anthony Trent Talks on Crime Anna Simon
00:15:52
Play 03 The Day of Temptation Anna Simon
00:18:08
Play 04 Beginning the Game Anna Simon
00:12:54
Play 05 Anthony Pulls Up Stakes Anna Simon
00:15:45
Play 06 Fooling Shylock Drummond Anna Simon
00:21:09
Play 07 The Danger of Sentiment Anna Simon
00:23:10
Play 08 When a Woman Smiled Anna Simon
00:18:54
Play 09 "The Countess" Anna Simon
00:09:32
Play 10 Anthony Trent Saves a Piano Anna Simon
00:23:35
Play 11 Espionage at Close Range Anna Simon
00:16:49
Play 12 The Sinn Fein Plot Anna Simon
00:13:20
Play 13 Anthony Trent Interests Himself in Police Gossip Anna Simon
00:14:36
Play 14 Ambulances and Diamonds Anna Simon
00:17:42
Play 15 The Baron Lends a Hand Anna Simon
00:09:23
Play 16 The Mount Aubyn Ruby Anna Simon
00:16:16
Play 17 Trent Takes a Holiday Anna Simon
00:11:35
Play 18 The Great Black Bird Anna Simon
00:18:02
Play 19 Trent Acquires a Home Anna Simon
00:06:07
Play 20 "Wanted - an Emerald" Anna Simon
00:19:29
Play 21 The Murder of Andrew Apthorpe Anna Simon
00:17:25
Play 22 A Thief to Catch a Thief Anna Simon
00:11:50
Play 23 The Secret of the Black Bag Anna Simon
00:08:33
Play 24 Devlin's Promise Anna Simon
00:06:47
Play 25 On the Trail of "The Countess" Anna Simon
00:24:39
Play 26 Anthony Trent - "Paying Guest" Anna Simon
00:26:37
Play 27 Mrs. Kinney Makes a Confession Anna Simon
00:27:55
Play 28 The German Spy Merchant Anna Simon
00:21:28
Play 29 Mrs. Kinney Intervenes Anna Simon
00:06:32
Play 30 "Private Trent" Anna Simon
00:13:11
Play 31 Devlin's revenge Anna Simon
00:12:57