A classic Ngaio Marsh novel reissued in B-format.
The Crime was committed on stage at the Unicorn Theatre, when an unloaded gun fired a very real bullet; the Victim was Arthur Surbonadier, an actor clawing his way to stardom using blackmail instead of talent; the Suspects included two unwilling girlfriends and several relieved blackmail victims.
The stage was set for one of Chief Detective Inspector Alleyn's most baffling cases…
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‘It’s all good Ngaio Marsh, and that is good enough to satisfy the most critical reader of detective stories.’
New York Times
A theatre audience get a lot more than they expected when treated to a very authetic on-stage death...
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Book Description HARPER COLLINS, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: NEW. 9780006512523 This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. Bookseller Inventory # HTANDREE0981288
Book Description HarperCollins, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk0006512526
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0006512526
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110006512526