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Thomas Burke
1886-1945
 

Sydney Thomas Burke was born in Clapham, London. He is the creator of ‘Quong Lee’, a wise, elderly purveyor of fine tea in Limehouse, London.

 
 
Titles and year of publication:
 
 ‘Quong Lee’ Novels
 1) Limehouse Nights (short stories)  1916
 2) Broken Blossoms (short stories)  1920
 3) In Chinatown (short stories)  1921
 4) The Pleasantries of Old Quong (US Title: A Tea-Shop in Limehouse [1931]) (short stories)  1931
 Other Novels
 1) Whispering Windows (US Title: More Limehouse Nights [1921]) (short stories)  1921
 2) East of Mansion House (short stories)  1926
 3) The Bloomsbury Wonder  1929
 4) Night Pieces (short stories)  1935
 5) Murder at Elstree  1936
 6) Abduction  1939
 7) Dark Nights (short stories)  1944

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