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Death in the stocks

By: Heyer, Georgette (Author)

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0099493624 / 9780099493624
Paperback
823.912
06/04/2006
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England
Classic crime
20 cm 298 p.
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Reprint. Originally published: London: Longmans, Green, 1935.
Georgette Heyer's brilliant and highly acclaimed series of detective novels, now in a handsome new package 20040922

A moonlit night. A sleeping village. And an unaccountable murder...An English bobbie returning from night patrol finds a corpse in evening dress locked in the stocks on the village green.

He identifies the body immediately. Andrew Vereker was not a well-loved man, and narrowing down the suspects is not going to be an easy job.

The Vereker family are corrupt and eccentric - and hardly cooperative...It's another case for the resourceful Superintendent Hannasyde, who sets off on the trail of a killer so cunning that even his consummate powers of detection are tested to their limits...

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FF Crime & mystery

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