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Clutch Of Constables by  Ngaio Marsh - Hardcover - Reprint - 1969 - from Books in Bulgaria (SKU: 19566)

Clutch Of Constables

Clutch Of Constables by  Ngaio Marsh - Hardcover - Reprint - 1969 - from Books in Bulgaria (SKU: 19566)

Clutch Of Constables

by Marsh, Ngaio

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  • hardcover
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket; One tiny closed tear to unclipped DJ, slight slant to spine. ; Green cloth boards with gi
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London: The Companion Book Club. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket; One tiny closed tear to unclipped . DJ, slight slant to spine. ; Green cloth boards with gilt lettering to red . spine panel, map endpapers. Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside. DJ . artwork by R Micklewright.. 1969. Reprint. Hardcover. Book Club Edition . 253 pages; The case became such a classic that Chief Superintendent Roderick Alleyn would later use it to illustrate his lectures. Whilst Alleyn is away lecturing in New York his wife, Troy, decides to take a relaxing five day river cruise through Constable country. Unfortunately one of her fellow passengers is a notorious international criminal who conciders murder an unpleasant and tiresome necessity of his profession. .

Synopsis

Clutch of Constables is a detective novel by Ngaio Marsh; it is the twenty-fifth novel to feature Roderick Alleyn, and was first published in 1968. The plot concerns art forgery, and takes place on a cruise on a fictional river in the Norfolk Broads; the "Constable" referred to in the title is John Constable, whose works are mentioned by several characters.

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Seller
Books in Bulgaria BG (BG)
Seller Inventory #
19566
Title
Clutch Of Constables
Author
Marsh, Ngaio
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket; One tiny closed tear to unclipped DJ, slight slant to spine. ; Green cloth boards with gi
Edition
Reprint
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The Companion Book Club
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1969
Keywords
Book Club Edition
Bookseller catalogs
Murders And Mysteries;

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spine
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