She had a literary reputation for combining exciting incident with psychological interest. Her most famous novel, 'The Lodger (1913), based on the Jack the Ripper murders of 1888, has been adapted for the screen five different times; the first movie version was Alfred Hitchcock's silent film The Lodger: A Story of the London Fog (1927)… — Excerpted fromMarie Adelaide Belloc Lowndeson Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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