The Social Gangster : (Arthur B Reeve Classics Collection)
Both Craig and myself had been interested in reports of his invention, which he called the "Franconi Telephote," by which he claimed to be able to telegraph either over wires or by wireless light and dark points so rapidly and in such a manner as to deceive the eye and produce at the receiving end what amounted to a continuous reproduction of a picture at the transmitting end. At least, in spite of his society leanings, Franconi was no mere dilettante inventor. "But-the necklace," suggested Craig, after a moment, for the first time interrupting the rather rambling trend of Mrs. Brackett's story, "what has this all to do with the necklace?"
- Paperback | 198 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 11.43mm | 358.34g
- 08 Feb 2015
- Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
- United States
- black & white illustrations