Volume 73 in the Agatha Christie Collection (1972) Limited edition of 1000 copies worldwide.
Hercule Poirot stood on the cliff-top. For here, many years earlier, there had been a tragic accident – the broken body of a woman was discovered on the rocks at the foot of the cliff.
This was followed by the grisly discovery of two more bodies – a husband and wife – shot dead.
But who had killed whom? Was it a suicide pact? A crime of passion? Or cold-blooded murder?
Poirot delves back into a crime committed 15 years earlier and discovers that , when there is a distinct lack of physical evidence, it’s just as well that ‘old sins leave long shadows’…
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• ‘Splendid…she tells us all we want to know and nothing that is irrelevant.’
• ‘The acknowledged queen of detective fiction.’ The ObserverAbout the Author:
Agatha Christie was born in Torquay in 1890 and became, quite simply, the best-selling novelist in history. Her first novel, The Mysterious Affair at Styles, written towards the end of the First World War, introduced us to Hercule Poirot, who was to become the most popular detective in crime fiction since Sherlock Holmes. She is known throughout the world as the Queen of Crime. Her books have sold over a billion copies in the English language and another billion in over 100 foreign languages. She is the author of 80 crime novels and short story collections, 19 plays, and six novels under the name of Mary Westmacott.
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Book Description Collins, London, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. 1st Greenaway Edition D/W shelf-worn,spine faded and top/bottom edges torn, top edges ruffled, bottom edge has some small marks.Book green boards with gold lettering, page edges l tanned, contents clean and bright. Bookseller Inventory # 011753
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