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Viewing Entry - The Sacred Herb (E14320)
by Hume, Fergus

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TitleThe Sacred Herb
Author / Responsible partyHume, Fergus
GenreDetective and mystery fiction.
TopicsDetective and mystery fiction.
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd.


A rich playboy comes home from travels abroad and is bully-ragged by his eccentric aunt into finding meaning for his life. This he does by helping a school chum save his fiancée from the gallows and the playboy falls head over heels in love with the fiancée. A web of deception and lies is revealed and also a long list of who loves who filled with how much each is willing to accept. The colorful cast includes a south sea captain, a fortuneteller, and a colorful doctor who is an authority on the inhabitants and customs of Easter Island. Then, of course, there is the sacred herb!—Enjoy!!

Additional Information

System control numberE14320
Original Print PublisherNew York : G. W. Dillingham Company, 1908
Narrator NameSharon Kilmer
Participant or performer noteSharon Kilmer
Narrators GenderFemale narrator