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Spinsters in jeopardy

Ngaio Marsh

Spinsters in jeopardy

by Ngaio Marsh

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Published by Aeonian Press in Mattituck [N.Y.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Alleyn, Roderick (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
    • Police -- Great Britain -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 1961 ed. published by Berkley Pub. Corp., New York.

      StatementNgaio Marsh.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9639.3.M27 S68 1981
      The Physical Object
      Pagination222 p. ;
      Number of Pages222
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4110802M
      ISBN 100884114953
      LC Control Number80025765

      Spinsters in Jeopardy (Roderick Alleyn #17) by Ngaio Marsh, , Jove Books edition,Author: Ngaio Marsh. Spinsters in Jeopardy deals with drug crimes and evil cults in the South of France. The total unreality of both themes, and her treatment of them, breaks through the basically artificial convention of the detective story into dottiness.4/5(37).

      Ngaio Marsh. Spinsters in Jeopardy. Peering into the early morning dark as his train neared its destination, Alleyn glimpsed a horrifying tableau. A lighted window masked by a spring blind. A woman falling against the blind and releasing it. Farther back in the room, a man in a flowing white garment, his face in shadow. Beyond his right shoulder, something that looked like a huge wheel. England, New Zealand, a theatrical milieu, and a roster of clues readers will recognize the hallmarks of Ngaio Marsh's classic series. And they won't find any of them here. Instead, Inspector Alleyn has decamped for the South of France for a vacation en famille. Well, the famille will be vay-cayin.

      A delightful departure for Ngaio Marsh, Spinsters in Jeopardy is structured as a thriller, with Inspector Alleyn pursuing a secretive and dangerous cult. England, New Zealand, a theatrical milieu, and a roster of clues readers will recognize the hallmarks of Ngaio Marsh's classic series. Spinsters In Jeopardy By Ngaio Marsh - FictionDB. Cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period.


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