The Mystery of Burnleigh Manor Author:Walter Livingston 1930 First Edition, Dust Jacket in mylar protective cover. — For years, historic Burnleigh Manor had been shunned by natives of Norfolk. Deserted, its once lovely walls and grounds had gradually taken on a wild beauty in harmony with the rough North Sea above which it stood in sombre glory. — Within its walls Lord Edward Burnleigh had taken his ow... more »n life on Christmas Eve following the mysterious disappearance of Lady Burnleigh and the vanishing of Robert, the youngest heir. Lord Cecil, its present owner and only survivor of the family, believed it to be haunted, and driven to desperation by a weird series of events, determined to slove its mystery even though every stone in its walls be torn down.
Engaging Riker, a young American architect, the Manor was re-opened and the harrowing details of what happened to the violators of the castle's silence form the basis for one of the most exciting tales yet to be included in the Mystery League series.« less