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Fell murder

Author: E C R Lorac
Publisher: Naperville, Illinois : Poisoned Pen Press, 2020. ©1944
Series: British Library crime classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Garths had farmed their fertile acres for generations and fine land it was with the towering hills of the Lake Country on the far horizon. Garthmere Hall itself was old before Flodden Field, and here hot-tempered Robert Garth, still hale and hearty at eighty-two, ruled his household with a rod of iron. When he is killed, Inspector MacDonald sets to work on the close-knit cadre of suspects in this grim story of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: E C R Lorac
ISBN: 9781492699590 1492699594
OCLC Number: 1096295089
Notes: Subtitle from cover.
Also includes the short story " The Live Wire."
"Fell murder was originally published in 1944 by Collins, London. 'The Live Wire' was first printed in Detection Medley, published in 1939 by Hutchinson & Co."--Title page verso.
Description: viii, 231 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Fell murder --
"The live wire".
Series Title: British Library crime classics.
Other Titles: Fell murder :
Responsibility: E.C.R. Lorac ; with an introduction by Martin Edwards..

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"The Garths had farmed their fertile acres for generations and fine land it was with the towering hills of the Lake Country on the far horizon. Garthmere Hall itself was old before Flodden Field, and here hot-tempered Robert Garth, still hale and hearty at eighty-two, ruled his household with a rod of iron. When he is killed, Inspector MacDonald sets to work on the close-knit cadre of suspects in this grim story of evil passions and murderous hate in a small rural community"--

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