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Bird in a cage

Author: Frédéric Dard; David Bellos
Publisher: London : Pushkin Vertigo, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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30-year-old Albert returns to Paris after six years away, during which time his mother has passed away, to find himself entangled in a complicated case centred around a woman he met at a restaurant whose husband's body appears in her lounge, but then disappears almost inexplicably.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Noir fiction
Suspense fiction
Mystery fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frédéric Dard; David Bellos
ISBN: 9781782271994 1782271996
OCLC Number: 930446792
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Notes: "First published in French as Le Monte-Charge in 1961"--Title page verso.
"Crime/Mystery 11"--Page 4 of cover.
Description: 123 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Monte-Charge.
Responsibility: Frédéric Dard ; translated from the French by David Bellos.
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Melancholy and atmospheric, with a twist worthy of Agatha Christie at her devious best, this brief tale has the hallmark of classic French noir Guardian Hugely atmospheric The Times The French master Read more...

 
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