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The Resource Mr Campion's fault, by Mike Ripley

Mr Campion's fault, by Mike Ripley

Label
Mr Campion's fault
Title
Mr Campion's fault
Statement of responsibility
by Mike Ripley
Title variation
  • Mister Campion's fault
  • Margery Allingham's Albert Campion returns in
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Margery Allingham's Mr Campion finds himself a fish out of water when he investigates a murder in a Yorkshire mining village. Following the death of the senior English master in a tragic road accident, Mr Campion's son Rupert and daughter-in-law Perdita are helping out at Ash Grange School for Boys, where Perdita's godfather is headmaster. While Perdita is directing the end-of-term play, a musical version of Dr Faustus, Rupert is tackling the school's rugby football team - and both of them are finding their allotted tasks more of a challenge than they had anticipated. When the headmaster telephones Albert Campion to inform him that Rupert has been arrested, Mr Campion heads to Yorkshire to get to the bottom of the matter. There are no secrets in the traditional mining village of Denby Ash, he's told - but on uncovering reports of a disruptive poltergeist, a firebrand trade unionist, a missing conman and a local witch, he finds that's far from being the case. And was the English master, Mr Browne's, death really an accident ... ?
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Character
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10527941
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Ripley, Mike
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Margery Allingham's Albert Campion
Series volume
0028
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  • Campion, Albert (Fictitious character)
  • Murder
  • Private investigators
Target audience
general
Label
Mr Campion's fault, by Mike Ripley
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000057859156
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First world edition.
Extent
243 pages
Isbn
9780727886255
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)936412358
Label
Mr Campion's fault, by Mike Ripley
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000057859156
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First world edition.
Extent
243 pages
Isbn
9780727886255
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)936412358

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