1950s, Mysterious Mr. Sabin, E. Phillips Oppenheim, Ward, Lock and Co, London and Melbourne


Mysterious Mr. Sabin is a 1898 spy thriller novel by the British writer E. Phillips Oppenheim. It was the first spy novel by Oppenheim, a genre which he came to dominate during the First World War and interwar era. Revolving around a plot of a Frenchman selling British military secrets it became a bestseller, establishing him as a popular writer. It has been described as the novel “that launched Oppenheim’s career of xenophobic espionage fantasy”. It contains elements of invasion fiction, a common genre theme at the time.


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E. Phillips Oppenheim

Mysterious Mr. Sabin


Published by Ward, Lock & Co Lim. in London and Melbourne

in the 1950s

Original Hard Binding with Dust Jucket

DJ with some signs of age and use

Inside the clean & tide and in Very Good Condition.

192 Pages

18,5cm x 12,,5cm



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