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The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency

Author: Alexander McCall Smith
Publisher: Edinburgh : Polygon, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sleuth Precious Ramotswe, who works in Gaborone, Botswana, investigates several local mysteries, including a search for a missing boy and the case of the clinic doctor with different personalities for different days of the week.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Mystery fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948-
No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency.
Edinburgh : Polygon, ©1998
(OCoLC)680425670
Named Person: Precious Ramotswe, (Fictitious character); Precious Ramotswe, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander McCall Smith
ISBN: 0748662529 9780748662524 9780349116754 034911675X
OCLC Number: 40736156
Notes: "Africa."
Description: 226 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: No. One Ladies' Detective Agency
Number 1 Ladies' Detective Agency
Number One Ladies' Detective Agency
Responsibility: Alexander McCall Smith.

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* A highly original 'detective' novel with unique setting and characters, this is the first of four 'Botswana' titles are both beautiful and charming.  Read more...

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