The Fu Manchu Collection - His works include thrillers, horror, mystery and detective novels, but his greatest creation is undoubtedly the evil genius, Dr. Fu-Manchu. All of Sax Rohmer's works contain three core elements that account for their continuing ability to fascinate: "the notion of conspiracy which is based upon a corporate, international secret society, ... the notion of a parallel supernatural plane of existence and the notion of eternal recurrence [reincarnation]." Now, you can read 15 of Sax Rohmer's most famous novels in The Fu Manchu Collection.
The Fu Manchu Collection includes:
• Bat Wing
• The Hand of Fu-Manchu
• Brood of the Witch-Queen
• The Insidious Dr. Fu-Manchu
• The Mysterious Mummy
• The Quest of the Sacred Slipper
• Tales of Chinatown
• The Return of Dr. Fu-Manchu
• The Devil Doctor
• The Sins of Severac Bablon
• The Golden Scorpion
• The Yellow Claw
• The Green Eyes of Bast
"Out of fire I came-the smoldering fire of a thing one day
to be a consuming flame; in fire I go. Seek not my ashes.
I am the lord of the fires! Farewell." Fu-Manchu
The Mystery of Dr. Fu-Manchu
Sax Rohmer, whose real name was Arthur Ward, was born in 1883 in Birmingham England, and adopted the pen name "Sax" from the Saxon word for "blade" and "Rohmer" from "roamer". While he received little formal education, Rohmer had a life-long interest in Egyptology and the occult. After emigrating to the United States, Rohmer died in White Plains, New York in 1959.
Did You Know?
Rohmer was a member of the Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn whose members also included Aleister Crowley and William Butler Yeats.
To read The Fu Manchu Collection on your Smartphone-based phone, you must first install an ebook reader. We suggest Mobipocket Reader, which you can download for free from the Mobipocket website. Because the collection is downloaded in a zipped format, you must first unzip it using either Winzip or Stuffit Expander on your PC or Mac. Then, use your Microsoft desktop software to install the books you want to read to your Pocket PC, start Microsoft Reader, and click Library. It's that easy!
Like it? Share with your friends!
If you got an error while installing Themes, Software or Games, please, read FAQ.
Other Software by developer «Rampart Software Development»:
The Girl's Collection Enjoy the stories that have entertained generations of little girls in "The Girl's Collection" featuring "Heidi," "Little Women" and "The Secret Garden."
The Horror Mega Collection The Horror Mega Collection - If you've always dreamed of owning a library of the world's greatest horror fiction, now is your chance. The Horror Mega Collection contains 50 of the most famous horror stories ever written from authors such as Edgar Allan Poe, H.P. Lovecraft, Bram Stoker, Mary Shelley, Arthur Conan Doyle and Robert Louis Stevenson
The Casino Gambling Guide The Casino Gambling Guide - Ever wonder why some people win at casinos and others lose? It's not that Lady Luck has smiled on them; winners have learned the basics of each table game and slot machine in the casino
Rampart College Survival Guide Rampart College Survival Guide - Wondering what to give your high school graduate? The Rampart College Survival Guide is a must-have for all incoming college freshmen, returning students, and college-bound high school students
Solve the Case: Hollywood Think you're pretty smart? Always know who done it when you read a Who Dun It? Put your skills to the test with this interactive murder mystery
Rampart Chess On sale for a limited time! A great chess program at an unbeatable price, featuring a world-class chess engine, easy-to-use interface, and eye-popping graphics
The Romance Mega Collection The Romance Mega Collection - Light the candles, put your feet up and enjoy 50 of the greatest romance novels ever written. Now, for the first time in one place, in The Romance Mega Collection.
They're all here: from E.M
The Treasure Island Collection The Treasure Island Collection - Come along with young Jim Hawkins as he finds a treasure map in the belongings of the newly-deceased Billy Bones in this classic of adventure literature, "Treasure Island". Soon, Jim and his older friends Squire Trelawney and Dr. Livesey are on their way to the island where pirate Captain Flint has buried a treasure
Brideshead Revisited Brideshead Revisited -When the television mini-series Brideshead Revisited debuted on American television in 1982, it became an instant classic. Fans eagerly awaited the next installment of the 11-episode series, which paved the way for such other British productions as, "Chariots of Fire" and "A Room With a View
A Christmas Carol A Christmas Carol - From our family to yours this holiday season comes Charles Dicken''s classic A Christmas Carol. Taken from the first edition, this version includes the original illustrations by John Leech