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The mysterious Mr. Quin

Author: Agatha Christie
Publisher: New York : Berkley Books, 1984, ©1930.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A conjurer of skill with an instinct for detection, Mr. Harley Quin has an almost magical flair for appearing at the scene of the most remarkable crimes. But is it just a trick of light that haunts his shadow with a ghostly apparition? Is it fate that invites him to a New Year's murder? And what forces are at work when his car breaks down outside Royalston Hall, an isolated estate with a deadly history?"--PRODUCT  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Mystery fiction
Paperbacks
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Agatha Christie
ISBN: 0425067955 9780425067956 0425094839 9780425094839
OCLC Number: 10683656
Description: 245 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: The coming of Mr. Quin --
The shadow on the glass --
At the Bells and Motley --
The sign in the sky --
The soul of the Croupier --
The world's end --
The voice in the dark --
The face of Helen --
The dead harlequin --
The bird with the broken wing --
The man from the sea --
Harlequin's Lane.
Responsibility: Agatha Christie.

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"A conjurer of skill with an instinct for detection, Mr. Harley Quin has an almost magical flair for appearing at the scene of the most remarkable crimes. But is it just a trick of light that haunts his shadow with a ghostly apparition? Is it fate that invites him to a New Year's murder? And what forces are at work when his car breaks down outside Royalston Hall, an isolated estate with a deadly history?"--PRODUCT DESCRIPTION.

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