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Cat of many tails.

Author: Ellery Queen
Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown, 1949.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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The silent rush of footsteps, the muffled shriek, the ever-tightening noose of exotic silk -- the mark of the Cat. The Cat had claimed number nine. The Cat had nine kills, but Ellery Queen found number ten alive and offered the victim temptingly to the killer. The trap was baited, and Ellery and the police poised for the strike that had to come. But the strangler struck elsewhere--and Queen's heart chilled at the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Queen, Ellery.
Cat of many tails.
Boston, Little, Brown, 1949
(OCoLC)643785484
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ellery Queen
OCLC Number: 1378999
Description: 314 pages map 20 cm

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The silent rush of footsteps, the muffled shriek, the ever-tightening noose of exotic silk -- the mark of the Cat. The Cat had claimed number nine. The Cat had nine kills, but Ellery Queen found number ten alive and offered the victim temptingly to the killer. The trap was baited, and Ellery and the police poised for the strike that had to come. But the strangler struck elsewhere--and Queen's heart chilled at the thought of what he would find.

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