Death of a Ghost (Classic Crime)

3.91 avg rating
( 1,403 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9780140084238: Death of a Ghost (Classic Crime)

J.S.Lafcadio, the painter is dead. He wanted lasting fame and he left instructions to his wife for one painting to be exhibited every year after his death. Eight years later in Little Venice, a group of friends and family gather to view the painting. They are treated instead to a murder.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Review:

" Margery Allingham stands out like a shining light" (Agatha Christie)

"Margery Allingham deserves to be rediscovered" (P.D. James)

"Don't start reading these books unless you are confident that you can handle addiction" ( Independent)

"Miss Allingham is one of the few writers who can deal with art. Both her passions and her patterns are beautiful, accurate and serene" ( Daily Telegraph)

Book Description:

Agatha Christie called her 'a shining light'. Have you discovered Margery Allingham, the 'true queen' of the classic murder mystery?

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

MARGERY ALLINGHAM
Published by PENGUIN BOOKS LTD (1986)
ISBN 10: 0140084231 ISBN 13: 9780140084238
Used Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Better World Books: West
(Reno, NV, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description PENGUIN BOOKS LTD, 1986. Book Condition: Very Good. New Ed. N/A. Ships from Reno, NV. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Bookseller Inventory # GRP94571916

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
3.67
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

MARGERY ALLINGHAM
Published by PENGUIN BOOKS LTD (1986)
ISBN 10: 0140084231 ISBN 13: 9780140084238
Used Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Better World Books Ltd
(Dunfermline, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description PENGUIN BOOKS LTD, 1986. Book Condition: Good. New Ed. N/A. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP31491952

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
0.83
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.99
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

MARGERY ALLINGHAM
Published by PENGUIN BOOKS LTD (1986)
ISBN 10: 0140084231 ISBN 13: 9780140084238
Used Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Better World Books Ltd
(Dunfermline, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description PENGUIN BOOKS LTD, 1986. Book Condition: Fair. New Ed. N/A. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP75221876

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
0.83
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.99
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

MARGERY ALLINGHAM
Published by PENGUIN BOOKS LTD
ISBN 10: 0140084231 ISBN 13: 9780140084238
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Yankee Clipper Books
(Windsor Locks, CT, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description PENGUIN BOOKS LTD. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Book shows a small amount of wear to cover and binding. Some pages show signs of use. Bookseller Inventory # G0140084231I3N00

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
3.90
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

MARGERY ALLINGHAM
Published by PENGUIN BOOKS LTD
ISBN 10: 0140084231 ISBN 13: 9780140084238
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Green Earth Books
(Portland, OR, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description PENGUIN BOOKS LTD. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Light shelving wear with minimal damage to cover and bindings. Pages show minor use. Bookseller Inventory # G0140084231I3N00

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
3.90
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Allingham, Margery
ISBN 10: 0140084231 ISBN 13: 9780140084238
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
FORTIUS LTD
(Aylesbury, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Fair. Bookseller Inventory # TT00457859B

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
0.80
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 4.10
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Allingham, Margery
Published by Penguin Books Ltd (1986)
ISBN 10: 0140084231 ISBN 13: 9780140084238
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Goldstone Books
(Ammanford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 1986. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. All orders are dispatched the following working day from our UK warehouse. Established in 2004, we have over 500,000 books in stock. No quibble refund if not completely satisfied. Bookseller Inventory # mon0001377460

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
0.80
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 4.25
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Allingham, Margery
ISBN 10: 0140084231 ISBN 13: 9780140084238
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
WorldofBooks
(Goring-By-Sea, WS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Fair. A readable copy of the book which may include some defects such as highlighting and notes. Cover and pages may be creased and show discolouration. Bookseller Inventory # GOR001358600

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
0.80
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 4.89
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Allingham, Margery
ISBN 10: 0140084231 ISBN 13: 9780140084238
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 3
Seller
WorldofBooks
(Goring-By-Sea, WS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Bookseller Inventory # GOR001259636

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
0.80
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 4.89
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Margery Allingham
Published by Penguin Books Ltd (1986)
ISBN 10: 0140084231 ISBN 13: 9780140084238
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 3
Seller
Brit Books
(Milton Keynes, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 1986. Paperback. Book Condition: Used; Good. Bookseller Inventory # mon0001556633

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
2.80
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.97
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book