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Ngaio Marsh : her life in crime

Author: Joanne Drayton
Publisher: Auckland [N.Z.] : HarperCollins, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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While Ngaio Marsh had a larger-than-life public persona, she was fiercely protective of her private life. This fasinating biography of Ngaio Marsh pieces together both the public and private Marsh in a way that is as riveting as a crime novel. Through Marsh's writing and her theatre productions and publications, Joanne Drayton assembles the pieces to the puzzle that is Ngaio Marsh, proving that life can be as  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Biography
Named Person: Ngaio Marsh; Ngaio Marsh
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joanne Drayton
ISBN: 9781869506353 1869506359
OCLC Number: 234082660
Description: 320 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Joanne Drayton.

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Here is the fascinating biography of Ngaio Marsh - a young woman of ambiguous sexuality who reveled in the abandon of the Bohemian Riviera, whose spurned suitor committed suicide and whose  Read more...

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