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The Thinking Machine

Adventures of a Mastermind

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Published by Scholastic .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages116
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25442001M

The thinking machine. [Jacques Futrelle] -- Mystery. Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create # Scholastic Book Services\/span>\n \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n wdrs. ‎ For the world’s most brilliant criminologist, every mystery has a solution His name is Professor Augustus S. F. X. Van Dusen, but to the newspapers he is known as “The Thinking Machine.” Slender, stooped, his appearance dominated by his large forehead and perpetual squint, Van Duse.

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  The Thinking Machine on the Case. Jacques Futrelle. , 2 Ratings; $; $; Publisher Description. America’s smartest sleuth solves his most puzzling cases yet Professor Augustus S. F. X. Van Dusen may look and sound like an egghead scientist—because he is one—but there is no detective in the world villains fear more. With the help /5(2). A written work or composition found in print, or digitally as an e-book. Can be non-fiction or fiction. A popular work published periodically (weekly, monthly etc.) focusing on a specific interest or subject. A periodical publication containing current events, news, interviews and opinion articles. A collection of pages that provides.


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First published in this book, through short stories, relates the exploits of one Professor Augustus S. Van Dusen, dubbed The Thinking Machine by his friend, newspaper reporter Hutchinson Hatch.

Sort of an updated Sherlock Holmes, the Thinking Machine has all of Holmes' deductive prowess with none of his lovable qualities/5.

Jacques Heath Futrelle (April 9, – Ap ) was an American journalist and mystery is best known for writing short detective stories featuring Professor Augustus S. Van Dusen, also known as "The Thinking Machine" for his use of died in the sinking of the RMS TitanicOccupation: Mystery writer, journalist.

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A calligraphic previous owner name and date is on the front free endpaper. Many black and white illustrations by "The Kinneys." This is a true mystery classic (A Haycroft Queens Cornerstone mystery) with twenty-three Edwardian-era tales solved by Professor Van Dusen, the "thinking machine," with a brilliant, logical mind.

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Professor Augustus Van Dusen, the 'Thinking Machine,' is an eccentric scientist with superior mental powers, who insists that logic will solve any problem. He has an assistant, the clever newspaper reporter Hutchinson Hatch, who brings him cases. the escapades of Professor Van Dusen provide a splendid romp for all lovers of traditional mysteries.

Professor Augustus S. Van Dusen, nicknamed The thinking machine, is an odd-looking man whose devotion to logic and scientific knowledge leads him to the solution of baffling mysteries. Van Dusen resembles an American Sherlock Holmes in his misanthropic behavior, but the Holmes mysteries are more realistic (if that can be believed.)/5(3).

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When Professor Van Dusen sits back in his chair, when he turns his head upward and squints through his spectacles, when he presses his fingers together tip to tip, it means that the Thinking Machine, as he has come to be known, is applying his impeccable logic to another baffling case.

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