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The Resource Six against The Yard : in which Margery Allingham, Anthony Berkeley, Freeman Wills Crofts, Father Ronald Knox, Dorothy L. Sayers, Russell Thorndike commit the crime of murder which ex-Superintendent Cornish, C.I.D., is called upon to solve

Six against The Yard : in which Margery Allingham, Anthony Berkeley, Freeman Wills Crofts, Father Ronald Knox, Dorothy L. Sayers, Russell Thorndike commit the crime of murder which ex-Superintendent Cornish, C.I.D., is called upon to solve

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Six against The Yard : in which Margery Allingham, Anthony Berkeley, Freeman Wills Crofts, Father Ronald Knox, Dorothy L. Sayers, Russell Thorndike commit the crime of murder which ex-Superintendent Cornish, C.I.D., is called upon to solve
Title
Six against The Yard
Title remainder
in which Margery Allingham, Anthony Berkeley, Freeman Wills Crofts, Father Ronald Knox, Dorothy L. Sayers, Russell Thorndike commit the crime of murder which ex-Superintendent Cornish, C.I.D., is called upon to solve
Title variation
  • 6 against The Yard
  • Six against Scotland Yard
  • 6 against Scotland Yard
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eng
Summary
A unique anthology for crime afficionados - six 'perfect murder' stories, written by the most accomplished crime writers of the 1930s, designed to fox real-life Scotland Yard Superintendent Cornish, who comments on whether or not these crimes could have genuinely been solved. Includes a rare newspaper article by Agatha Christie, in which she discusses a real-life 'perfect murder'. -- Cover
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fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1904-1966
  • 1890-1976
  • 1879-1957
  • 1888-1957
  • 1885-1972
  • 1893-1957
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  • Allingham, Margery
  • Christie, Agatha
  • Crofts, Freeman Wills
  • Knox, Ronald Arbuthnott
  • Thorndike, Russell
  • Cornish, G. W.
  • Sayers, Dorothy L.
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  • Murder
  • Ex-police officers
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Six against The Yard : in which Margery Allingham, Anthony Berkeley, Freeman Wills Crofts, Father Ronald Knox, Dorothy L. Sayers, Russell Thorndike commit the crime of murder which ex-Superintendent Cornish, C.I.D., is called upon to solve
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  • First published in 1936 under the title, Six against Scotland Yard, by Selwyn & Blount, England
  • "Six against The Yard by members of The Detection Club, including Margery Allingham, Dorothy L. Sayers ; with an essay by Agatha Christie." -- Cover
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volume
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text
Control code
000051887681
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
299 pages
Isbn
9780007513918
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Label
Six against The Yard : in which Margery Allingham, Anthony Berkeley, Freeman Wills Crofts, Father Ronald Knox, Dorothy L. Sayers, Russell Thorndike commit the crime of murder which ex-Superintendent Cornish, C.I.D., is called upon to solve
Publication
Note
  • First published in 1936 under the title, Six against Scotland Yard, by Selwyn & Blount, England
  • "Six against The Yard by members of The Detection Club, including Margery Allingham, Dorothy L. Sayers ; with an essay by Agatha Christie." -- Cover
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000051887681
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
299 pages
Isbn
9780007513918
Isbn Type
(hbk.)

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