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The documents in the case

Author: Dorothy L Sayers; Robert Eustace
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row Publishers, [1987] ©1930
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The grotesquely grinning corpse in the Devonshire shack had died horribly--with a dish of mushrooms at his side. It contained enough death-dealing muscarine to kill thirty people. Why would an expert on fungi feast on a large quantity of this particularly poisonous species? A clue to the brilliant murderer who had baffled the best minds in London, was hidden in a series of letters and documents that no one seemed  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Mystery fiction
Bibliomystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dorothy L Sayers; Robert Eustace
ISBN: 0060550341 9780060550349 0060808365 9780060808365
OCLC Number: 14717535
Notes: Originally published in 1930 by Brewer, Warner & Putnam, Inc.
Description: 285 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Dorothy L. Sayers and Robert Eustace.

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"The grotesquely grinning corpse in the Devonshire shack had died horribly--with a dish of mushrooms at his side. It contained enough death-dealing muscarine to kill thirty people. Why would an expert on fungi feast on a large quantity of this particularly poisonous species? A clue to the brilliant murderer who had baffled the best minds in London, was hidden in a series of letters and documents that no one seemed to care about except the dead man's son."--Jacket.

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