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The clock strikes twelve

by Herbert Russell Wakefield

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Arkham house in Sauk City, Wisconsin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ghost stories, English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] H. Russell Wakefield.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.W1374 Cl2, PR6045.A252 Cl2
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Paginationxi, 248 p., 1 l.
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6500140M
    LC Control Number46008110
    OCLC/WorldCa1286327

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    Thirteenth stroke of the clock or "thirteen strikes of the clock" is a phrase, saying, and proverb to indicate that the previous events or "strokes to the clock" must be called into question. This is illustrated in the fictional case of "Rex vs Haddock" in which a remark by one of the parties is compared to the thirteenth stroke of a clock: not only is this thirteenth strike itself discredited.   I’m guessing this question is in reference to George Orwell’s The first line of that book is: > “It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking thirteen. Winston Smith, his chin nuzzled into his breast in an effort to escape.

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With two love stories (Elliot Wray and Phillida and Mark and Lydia) and everyone there suspect, Miss Silver unravels the mess and the answer is the twist that Wentworth loves to give us. This is one of my favorites/5(3). Sweet and enchanting - When the Clock Strikes Twelve is a delightful novella.

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