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The crime at Black Dudley

Author: Margery Allingham
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury Reader, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Black Dudley is an ancient, remote mansion inhabited by recluse, Colonel Combe, but owned by Waytt Petrie, a young academic who decides to revive his property with a weekend party to which he invites his friends and colleagues. Among the guests is George Abbershaw, a renowned doctor and pathologist who is occasionally summoned by Scotland Yard to help with consulting mysterious deaths. Abbershaw hopes that the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Margery Allingham
ISBN: 9781448214211 1448214211 9781448192144 1448192145
OCLC Number: 876370376
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: Margery Allingham.

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Dr George Abbershaw and his friend Wyatt Petrie arrive at the remote and forbidding mansion of Black Dudley for a weekend visit - one of several hosted every year by Wyatt's invalid uncle, Colonel  Read more...

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"The queen of crime writing's golden age" * Daily Telegraph * "The queen of crime writing's golden age" * Daily Telegraph * "Always of the elect, Margery Allingham now towers above them" * Observer * Read more...

 
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