Clutch of Constables - Ngaio Marsh Reviews
Description:ISBN 0006512593 / Author: Ngaio Marsh / Genre: Fiction / A classic Ngaio Marsh novel which features blood-curdling murders in the ... more
Clutch of Constables - Ngaio Marsh ... confines of a riverboat, the Zodiac, cruising through Constable country. 'He looks upon the murders that he did in fact perform as tiresome and regrettable necessities,' reflected Chief Superintendent Roderick Alleyn on the international crook known as 'the Jampot'. But it was Alleyn's wife Troy who knew 'the Jampot' best: she had shared close quarters with him on the tiny pleasure steamer Zodiac on a cruise along the peaceful rivers of 'Constable country'. And it was she who knew something was badly wrong even before Alleyn was called in to solve the two murders on board.
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Pages: 256, Edition: (Reissue), Paperback, HarperCollins
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by - written on 20/07/06 (Very useful, 93 readings)
Introduction Ngaio Marsh is one of the Queens of Crime, along with Agatha Christie and Dorothy L Sayers. Born in New Zealand in 1899, she spent a great deal of time reviving the public’s interest in theatre, for which she became a Dame. Her interest in the arts, although was one of the reasons she became so popular in the first place, is perversely perhaps why she is no longer as well-known – the language that she uses is quite literary and colloquial at the same time, which is not easy to read in this day and age. The story Superintendent Alleyn is on a mission to find a mass murderer, art and drug dealer and master of disguise, known as Foljambe. ... Read the complete review
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