Died in the Wool / Final Curtain / Swing, Brother, Swing (Heftet)

Serie: The Ngaio Marsh Collection 5


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Innbinding: Heftet
Utgivelsesår: 2009
Antall sider: 768
Forlag: HarperCollins Publishers
Språk: Engelsk
Serie: The Ngaio Marsh Collection
Serienummer: 5
ISBN/EAN: 9780007328734
Omtale: Died in the Wool / Final Curtain / Swing, Brother, Swing
Commemorating 75 years since the Empress of Crime's first book, the fifth volume in a set of omnibus editions presenting the complete run of 32 Inspector Alleyn mysteries. DIED IN THE WOOL One summer evening in 1942 Flossie Rubrick, MP, one of the most formidable women in New Zealand, goes to her husband's wool shed to rehearse a patriotic speech - and disappears. Three weeks later she turns up at an auction - packed inside one of her own bales of wool and very, very dead...FINAL CURTAIN Just as Agatha Troy, the world famous painter, completes her portrait of Sir Henry Ancred, the Grand Old Man of the stage, the old actor dies. The dramatic circumstances of his death are such that Scotland Yard is called in - in the person of Troy's long-absent husband, Chief Detective Inspector Roderick Alleyn...SWING, BROTHER, SWING The music rises to a climax: Lord Pastern aims his revolver and fires. The figure in the spotlight falls - and the coup-de-theatre has become murder...Has the eccentric peer let hatred of his future son-in-law go too far? Or will a tangle of jealousies and blackmail reveal to Inspector Alleyn an altogether different murderer?

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