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Mrs. Jeffries and the Silent Knight by  Emily Brightwell - Paperback - First Edition - 2006 - from Storbeck's (SKU: 602279)

Mrs. Jeffries and the Silent Knight

Mrs. Jeffries and the Silent Knight by  Emily Brightwell - Paperback - First Edition - 2006 - from Storbeck's (SKU: 602279)

Mrs. Jeffries and the Silent Knight

by Brightwell, Emily

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ISBN 10
0425207080
ISBN 13
9780425207086
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New York: Berkley Prime Crime. Near Fine. 2006. First Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Previous owner's name on inside front cover. Paperback Original. No spine crease. Full number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. . 0.8 x 6.5 x 4.2 Inches. 240 pages. A Victorian Mystery, No. 20. Sir George Braxton was found lying face down in a frozen fountain with the back of his skull bashed to bits. The case is complicated by a distinct lack of holiday cheer in the victim’s three argumentative middle-aged daughters and their sullen houseguests. Even the cranky cat hates everyone. To top it all off, the Home Secretary has called in Inspector Witherspoon over the heads of some touchy local lads, making matters stickier than a plum pudding. Only the help of his housekeeper, Mrs. Jeffries, and her crime-solving staff will give the poor Inspector any chance of sleeping in heavenly peace on Christmas Eve…She keeps house for Inspector Witherspoon…and keeps him on his toes. Everyone’s awed by his Scotland Yard successes—but they don’t know about his secret weapon. No matter how messy the murder or how dirty the deed, Mrs. Jeffries’ polished detection skills are up to the task…proving that behind every great man there’s a woman—and that a crimesolver’s work is never done. .

Synopsis

"Mrs. Jeffries is the Miss Marple of Victorian Mystery."—The Paperback ForumSir George Braxton was found lying face down in a frozen fountain with the back of his skull bashed to bits. The case is complicated by a distinct lack of holiday cheer in the victim's three argumentative middle-aged daughters and their sullen houseguests. Even the cranky cat hates everyone. To top it all off, the Home Secretary has called in Inspector Witherspoon over the heads of some touchy local lads, making matters stickier than a plum pudding. Only the help of his housekeeper, Mrs. Jeffries, and her crime-solving staff will give the poor Inspector any chance of sleeping in heavenly peace on Christmas Eve…She keeps house for Inspector Witherspoon…and keeps him on his toes. Everyone's awed by his Scotland Yard successes—but they don't know about his secret weapon. No matter how messy the murder or how dirty the deed, Mrs. Jeffries' polished detection skills are up to the task…proving that behind every great man there's a woman—and that a crimesolver's work is never done.

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Bookseller
Storbeck's US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
602279
Title
Mrs. Jeffries and the Silent Knight
Author
Brightwell, Emily
Format/binding
Mass Market Paperback
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0425207080
ISBN 13
9780425207086
Publisher
Berkley Prime Crime
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
2006
Keywords
FICTION, MYSTERY DETECTIVE, HISTORICAL
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction / Mystery/Detective-MassMarketPB;

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