Experiment Perilous (2020)

Experiment Perilous A psychological novel of Suspense Contented Dr Balley New York bound meets an appealing spinster on the plane learns enough of her story to catch his interest finds himself obsessed with speculati
  • Title: Experiment Perilous
  • Author: Margaret Carpenter
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 239
  • Format: Paperback
  • Experiment Perilous
    A psychological novel of Suspense.Contented Dr Balley, New York bound, meets an appealing spinster on the plane, learns enough of her story to catch his interest, finds himself obsessed with speculation about her, and suggests that she stay at his hotel The next morning he hears she has died at her brother s home, and he determines to close the door on the incident ButA psychological novel of Suspense.Contented Dr Balley, New York bound, meets an appealing spinster on the plane, learns enough of her story to catch his interest, finds himself obsessed with speculation about her, and suggests that she stay at his hotel The next morning he hears she has died at her brother s home, and he determines to close the door on the incident But chance, circumstance and curiosity, plus real apprehension, forbid him to remain inactive, and he finds himself drawn deeper into the plot Kirkus
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    One Reply to “Experiment Perilous”

    1. I came to this novel through the 1944 movie I only saw a little bit of the movie so I have no idea how faithful to the ending the movie was I do know they shifted the time period bizarrely from 1943 when the book was written, to 1903 Maybe they thought that made it seem sinister More gothic Whatever the reason, they really only succeeded in making Hedy Lamarr look dowdy in Edwardian fashions A dubious achievement at best As far as the novel, it was interesting but distinctly odd The author seem [...]

    2. Very entertaining thriller with a crazy denouement Not sure I ever figured out what the benefit of the dastardly plan would have been that couldn t have been accomplished in a less baroque manner Of course, it was a different time Maybe it was simpler than going through the courts.

    3. as far as I can tell, this is the only novel Margaret S Carpenter published 1943 It was a huge hit, and made into a movie that was also a big hit, with Hedy Lamarr, George Brent, and Paul Lukas enpedia wiki ExperimIt is a fascinating melodrama, a murder mystery, which, as the dust jacket states, shows fine, intelligent treatment of a difficult theme that of elusive, indefinable fear I recommend both the book and the movie P.S The title refers to the aphorism of Hippocrates Life is short and the [...]

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