The Black Mask


The Black Mask

Infobox short story |
name = The Black Mask
title_orig =
translator =
author = E.W. Hornung
country = flagicon|United Kingdom UK
language = English
series = AJ Raffles
genre = Crime fiction
publication_type =
publisher =
pub_date = 1901
english_pub_date =
preceded_by = The Amateur Cracksman
followed_by = A Thief in the Night

"The Black Mask" (published in some countries as "Raffles: Further Adventures of the Amateur Cracksman") is the second collection of stories written by Ernest William Hornung in the A.J. Raffles series concerning a gentleman thief in late Victorian London. It was first published in 1901.

The Short Stories contained in the collection are:
* No Sinecure
* A Jubilee Present
* The Fate Of Faustina
* The Last Laugh
* To Catch A Thief
* An Old Flame
* The Wrong House
* The Knees Of The Gods

Several of the stories were adapted for the 1977 Raffles television series.


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