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Murder by the yard

Margaret Tayler Yates

Murder by the yard

by Margaret Tayler Yates

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Published by The Macmillan Company in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementMargaret Tayler Yates.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.Y294 Mu
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 184 p. ;
Number of Pages184
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6447034M
LC Control Number42050214
OCLC/WorldCa4103713

pp. (first edition) OCLC. Preceded by. Curtains for Three. Followed by. Triple Jeopardy. Murder by the Book is a Nero Wolfe detective novel by Rex Stout published in by the Viking Press, and collected in the omnibus volume Royal Flush (). Alex Grecian (/ ˈ ɡ r iː ʃ ə n /; born Alexander Douglas Grecian on August 6, ) is an American author of short fiction, novels, comic books, and graphic notable works include the comic book series Proof and the novels in the Scotland Yard's Murder Squad series: The Yard, The Black Country, The Devil's Workshop, The Harvest Man, Lost and Gone Forever, and The .

This is a short story by the author of THE YARD, a book about the Murder Squad that began the Scotland Yard. Inspector Pringles gets a case of a "blue girl" found by the riverside. She's just been married the day before, yet someone wanted her dead. Though this is a short story, the clues and procedurals were well done/5(67). This is the follow sequel to the first book in the Scotland Yard murder squad series. This book published in May , is set in the British Midlands; nicknamed by the inhabitants “the Black Country,” and for a queer reason; very bad things are a common occurrence in this place. The Black Country is a center of coal mining and depicts the.

Murder By the Book combines this thrilling true-crime story with an illuminating account of the rise of the novel form and the battle for its early soul among the most famous writers of the time. It is superbly researched, vividly written, and captivating from first to last. Read An Excerpt. Murder by the Book, Houston, TX. 11K likes. Houston's Mystery Bookstore since ! Winner of the Raven Award from the Mystery Writers of America. Nominated for PUBLISHERS WEEKLY's Bookseller.


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