Currently Reading - Madame Midas, Fergus Hume

Another re-read, and a book I've been dipping into for most of this month.

From the Blurb:

When the irresistably attractive French convict Gaston Vandeloup escapes to the goldfields of Ballarat, he sets out to meet the remarkable Madame Midas.  Charming, intelligent and forthright, she finds her fortune in Ballarat's fabulous mines and returns to marvellous Melbourne where she lives in magnificent style.  But, in that city of con men and opportunists, her wealth makes her prey to deceit and crime, destined to end in murder ...

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