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"The Headless Horseman: A Strange Tale of Texas" by Mayne Reid is a classic mystery novel set in 19th century Texas. When Louise Poindexter comes to town and discovers that her brother, Henry Poindexter, has been murdered she sets off to discover the killer. The mystery is complicated when it is reported that a headless horsemen has been seen on the family's plantation.