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The Doorbell Rang by Rex Stout - First - 1965 - from Revue & Revalued Books  and Biblio.com

The Doorbell Rang: A Nero Wolfe Novel

by Rex Stout

Condition: Good-/None


This book is in good condition. The cover boards have some wear on the front and back and the spine. The edges are worn and the corners are bumped. There are markings on the front end cover page, but the rest of the pages are clean. The pages are tanned and yellowed. The binding is tight and solid.

"One always feels that Mr. Stout is having fun with his Nero Wolfe and Archie, but never has it been more apparent than in this complicated but easily followed tale. Its a story of sleuthing, harassment, murder,
the FBI -very especially the FBI - and the police, with the usual delicious decor of orchids, fine foods, and happily unconventional and pungent dialogue. Almost everybody's role is unexpectedly askew and you don't see how they can all possibly get their deserts, but they do, convincingly and rather hilariously." - Harper's Books in Brief, December 1965

The Doorbell Rang is a Nero Wolfe detective novel by Rex Stout, first published by the Viking Press in 1965.


  • Bookseller: Revue & Revalued Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 163
  • Title: The Doorbell Rang
  • Author: Rex Stout
  • Format/binding: The binding is tight and solid.
  • Book condition: Used - Good-
  • Jacket condition: None
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: The Viking Press
  • Place: New York, New York
  • Date published: 1965
  • Keywords: Mystery, Nero Wolfe, Cooking, Murder, FBI, Archie
  • Bookseller catalogs: Fiction;
  • Size: Crown octavo


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