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The Mysterious Affair At Styles by  Agatha Christie - Hardcover - Reprint - 1940 - from Mary Riversong Books (SKU: 549ChristieStyles)

The Mysterious Affair At Styles

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The Mysterious Affair At Styles: Hercule Poirot #1

by Christie, Agatha

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Christie, Agatha The Mysterious Affair At Styles, Circa 1940 Grosset & Dunlap Washington Square Press Edition. Acceptable/ GOOD ORIGINAL CANDLE IN THE DARK WASHINGTON SQUARE DJ, NOW PROTECTED IN MYLAR WRAP; A little water-spotting and wear noted at spine. HERCULE POIROT #1. Acceptable. quite tanned but not brittle pages.

Synopsis

Written in 1916, during World War I, The Mysterious Affair at Styles is Agatha Christie’s first published novel. The story introduces the author’s world-famous Belgian detective, Hercule Poirot, as well as Lieutenant (later Captain) Hastings and Inspector (later Chief Inspector) Japp. The mystery begins with Poirot settling in England near the home of Emily Inglethorp. When Emily is killed, Poirot must apply his detective skills to solve the mystery based on a few seemingly random clues. The book includes maps of the house, the murder scene, and a drawing of a fragment of a will.

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Bookseller
Mary Riversong Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
549ChristieStyles
Title
The Mysterious Affair At Styles
Author
Christie, Agatha
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Acceptable
Jacket condition
Good
Quantity-available
1
Edition
Reprint
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Grosset & Dunlap
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1940
Pages
296
Size
5 1/4 X 7 5/8
Keywords
Agatha Christie, Washington Square, Detective, Mystery, Hercule Poirot
Bookseller catalogs
For Sale; Mystery; Literature; Anglophilia; Agatha Christie; Detective; women's Studies; Crime;
Size
5 1/4 X 7 5/8

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