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Mystery for Christmas

Author: Richard Dalby
Publisher: New York : Ibooks, 2004, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Twenty-three stories on murder, mystery and the supernatural, against a backdrop of the season of peace and goodwill. They are written by authors, both ancient and modern. By the editor of Ghosts for Christmas.
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Genre/Form: Christmas stories
Short stories
Mystery fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Dalby
ISBN: 0743497937 9780743497930
OCLC Number: 56937762
Notes: "First ibooks, Inc. printing."
Description: 292 pages ; 17 cm
Contents: Foreword / Richard Dalby --
The black veil / Charles Dickens --
The banshee's warning / Mrs. J.H. Riddell --
The citizen's watch / Erckmann-Chatrian --
What the shepherd saw / Thomas Hardy --
The picture puzzle / Edward Lucas White --
Ellison's Christmas dinner / Dolf Wyllarde --
Marwood's ghost story / Marjorie Bowen --
The man who came back / Margery Lawrence --
The Chinese apple / Joseph Shearing --
Diary of a poltergeist / Ronald Duncan --
The leaf-sweeper / Muriel Spark --
The illuminated office / Derek Stanford --
The case of the seven Santas / H.R.F. Keating --
Mage of the monkeys / Sydney J. Bounds --
Nostalgia / Maggie Ross --
The reluctant murderer / Roger F. Dunkley --
Cyanide for Christmas / John S. Glasby --
The cloak of DeSouvre / Elizabeth Fancett --
The soldier / Roger Johnson --
The case of the fiery messengers / Ron Weighell --
The codex / David G. Rowlands --
Peace on earth, goodwill to most men / John Whitbourn --
Christmas rose / Mary Williams.
Responsibility: edited by Richard Dalby.

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Twenty-three stories on murder, mystery and the supernatural, against a backdrop of the season of peace and goodwill. They are written by authors, both ancient and modern. By the editor of Ghosts for Christmas.

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