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[Read] ➳ Brief Candles By Manning Coles – Pnoy.me Sally and Jeremy Latimer are pleased if somewhat puzzled when two gentlemen with decidedly old world manners choose to befriend them when their car mysteriously breaks down in the small French village[Read] Brief Candles By Manning Coles Pnoy.me Sally and Jeremy Latimer are pleased if somewhat puzzled when two gentlemen with decidedly old world manners choose to befriend them when their car mysteriously breaks down in the small French village Sally and Jeremy Latimer are pleased if somewhat puzzled when two gentlemen with decidedly old world manners choose to befriend them when their car mysteriously breaks down in.

The small French village of St Denissur Aisne while on holiday one fine day in What they don't know is that the two men James and Charles Latimer are ancestors of theirs The two shuffled off this mortal coil some years earlier when emboldened by strong drink and with only a pet monkey and an aged waiter as allies the two made a valiant foolish and uite fatal attempt to halt a German advance during the Franco Prussian War of Now thes.

brief pdf candles kindle Brief Candles EpubThe small French village of St Denissur Aisne while on holiday one fine day in What they don't know is that the two men James and Charles Latimer are ancestors of theirs The two shuffled off this mortal coil some years earlier when emboldened by strong drink and with only a pet monkey and an aged waiter as allies the two made a valiant foolish and uite fatal attempt to halt a German advance during the Franco Prussian War of Now thes.

10 thoughts on “Brief Candles

  1. Caroline Caroline says:

    Brief Candles eBook Ø Paperback brief pdf, candles kindle, Brief Candles EpubBrief Candles by Manning Coles was written in 1954 and has the feel of something written with the intention of of turning it into a 1950s Hollywood style buddy comedyIt opens in the 19th century and features the cousins Charles and James Latimer One is a Confederate officer and the other an English lord Both are brave chivalrous humorous and reckless While on a visit to France the two and their pet monkey are killed by Prussian soldierSeventy or so years pass and now it is post WWII France A coincidental visit by two of their descendants trigger the cousins and their pet monkey reappear in the modern world as ghosts As ghosts they have amusing powers like being able to turn invisible or pass through walls They also can appear as ordinary folk if they wantSo then the Latimers get into all kinds of kooky shenanigans and misadventures and misunderstandings They have fun with room service They foil a robbery They cause stereotypical Frenchmen straight out of central casting to make with


  2. Linda Brue Linda Brue says:

    Brief Candles eBook Ø Paperback brief pdf, candles kindle, Brief Candles EpubBRIEF CANDLES Manning Coles 1954Rue Morgue Press has brought back into print the wonderful little series starring Charles and James Latimer out of print for too many decadesSally and Jeremy Latimer are motoring through a small French village when their car mysteriously bre


  3. Marsha Valance Marsha Valance says:

    Brief Candles eBook Ø Paperback brief pdf, candles kindle, Brief Candles EpubA delightful Thorne Smith like comedy supernatural adventure Cousins James and Charles Latimer murdered along with Charles' pet monkey Ulysses during the Franco Prussian War return to life to help a 1950s family member in distress


  4. Mary Jo Mary Jo says:

    Brief Candles eBook Ø Paperback brief pdf, candles kindle, Brief Candles EpubA fun read reminiscent of Topper by Thorne Smith


  5. Kathryn McCary Kathryn McCary says:

    Brief Candles eBook Ø Paperback brief pdf, candles kindle, Brief Candles EpubI read this and the two others in the series in high school and have been looking for them ever since to reread The ghosts of cousins one American one English who died in the 19th Century reappear to help family members in the 20th No deep intellectual pretensions but they are light hearted well plotted with amusing characters The writing is reminiscent of the style Herron Carvic later used in the Miss Seeton novels the REAL ones although Manning Coles is a bit subduedThis is the first in the series And that's all I'm gonna say


  6. Deb Deb says:

    Brief Candles eBook Ø Paperback brief pdf, candles kindle, Brief Candles EpubThis is not so much a continuing plot that builds as events unfold; but tales of ghostly adventures loosely adhering to the story of two ghosts on a uest to help their troubled ancestors The entertaining episodes are full of the clever dialog and the comical ruses of our two likably Victorian ghosts Also the interplay of the 1870 world with the 1950 world made this an even enjoyable read


  7. Usfromdk Usfromdk says:

    Brief Candles eBook Ø Paperback brief pdf, candles kindle, Brief Candles EpubAn enjoyable light read


  8. Elizabeth Elizabeth says:

    Brief Candles eBook Ø Paperback brief pdf, candles kindle, Brief Candles EpubThis is a sweet ghost story that takes place in the 1950's in France Two spirits who lived originally in the time of the Franco Prussian war of 1870 return to help out some relatives in trouble The story is filled with delightful anachron


  9. Melinda Wilson Melinda Wilson says:

    Brief Candles eBook Ø Paperback brief pdf, candles kindle, Brief Candles EpubThis charmingly eccentric story comes complete with manners a strong sense of right and wrong and a great deal of fun The odd sense of dark and eccentric humor is rather reminiscent to me of Douglas Adams and is utterly delightful It is also extremely well written It is one of the best books I've read in a very long time


  10. John John says:

    Brief Candles eBook Ø Paperback brief pdf, candles kindle, Brief Candles EpubA bit lighter sillier than the Topper books by Thorne Smith but who can resist a spectral simian with a penchant for the grape I laughed aloud when he spat out a glass of Dubonnet in disgust thinking it was portSeries promises to be a real hoot


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