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Author: Agatha Christie
Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, [2011]
Series: Superintendent Battle mysteries, 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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What is the connection among a failed suicide attempt, a wrongful accusation of theft against a schoolgirl, and the romantic life of a famous tennis player? To the casual observer, apparently nothing. But when a house party gathers at Gull's Point, the seaside home of an elderly widow earlier events come to a dramatic head. As Superintendent Battle discovers, it is all part of a carefully laid plan--for murder.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Agatha Christie
ISBN: 9780062073549 0062073540 9780553350111 0553350110 0396088724 9780396088721
OCLC Number: 700949917
Notes: Originally published in 1944.
"The queen of mystery"--Cover.
Description: 233 pages : map ; 21 cm
Series Title: Superintendent Battle mysteries, 3.
Responsibility: Agatha Christie.

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What is the connection among a failed suicide attempt, a wrongful accusation of theft against a schoolgirl, and the romantic life of a famous tennis player? To the casual observer, apparently nothing. But when a house party gathers at Gull's Point, the seaside home of an elderly widow earlier events come to a dramatic head. As Superintendent Battle discovers, it is all part of a carefully laid plan--for murder.

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