The Queen of Mystery has come to Harper Collins! Agatha Christie, the acknowledged mistress of suspense—creator of indomitable sleuth Miss Marple, meticulous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, and so many other unforgettable characters—brings her entire oeuvre of ingenious whodunits, locked room mysteries, and perplexing puzzles to Harper Paperbacks... including A Pocket Full of Rye, in which the bizarre death of a financial tycoon has Miss Marple investigating a very odd case of crime by rhyme.
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Rex Fortescue, king of a financial empire, was sippingtea in his “counting house” when he sufferedan agonizing and sudden death. On later inspection,the pockets of the deceased were found to containtraces of cereals.
Yet, it was the incident in the parlor which confirmedMiss Marple’s suspicion that here she waslooking at a case of crime by rhyme. . . .About the Author:
Agatha Christie is the most widely published author of all time, outsold only by the Bible and Shakespeare. Her books have sold more than a billion copies in English and another billion in a hundred foreign languages. She died in 1976.
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Book Description Collins, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. Dust Jacket Condition: Acceptable jacket. Hardcover; English language; Acceptable jacket; 12mo - over 6.75" - 7.75" tall; ex-library reading copy. Your book will be securely packed and promptly dispatched from our UK warehouse. For buyers outside the UK we now offer significantly lower rates on our airmail shipping. Bookseller Inventory # 10464tom042
Book Description Collins, 1977. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. An UNREAD, a very good, 1977, CRIME CLUB HARDBACK in unclipped dw. slight hint of foxing top edge #S4. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 001704