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The Resource The murder of Roger Ackroyd : a Hercule Poirot mystery, Agatha Christie

The murder of Roger Ackroyd : a Hercule Poirot mystery, Agatha Christie

Label
The murder of Roger Ackroyd : a Hercule Poirot mystery
Title
The murder of Roger Ackroyd
Title remainder
a Hercule Poirot mystery
Statement of responsibility
Agatha Christie
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The death of a wealthy widow is believed to be an accident until her future husband is killed. The police bring in Hercule Poirot to help with the investigation
Member of
Summary
A murder in a small English village leads Hercule Poirot into a strange mystery involving a determined, curious spinster, the local doctor, and a wide range of suspects with possible motives and mysterious relationships
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
020091
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1890-1976
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Christie, Agatha
Dewey number
823.912
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The Agatha Christie collection
Series volume
0003
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poirot, Hercule
  • Murder
  • Private investigators
  • Belgians
  • Murder
  • Poirot, Hercule
  • Private investigators
  • England
  • Belgians
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a Hercule Poirot mystery
Label
The murder of Roger Ackroyd : a Hercule Poirot mystery, Agatha Christie
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Dodd, Mead, 1926
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dr. Sheppard at the breakfast table -- Who's who in King's Abbot -- The man who grew vegetable marrows -- Dinner at Fernly -- Murder -- The Tunisian dagger -- I learn my neighbour's profession -- Inspector Raglan is confident -- The goldfish pond -- The parlourmaid -- Poirot pays a call -- Round the table -- The goose quill -- Mrs. Ackroyd -- Geoffrey Raymond -- An evening at Mah Jong -- Parker -- Charles Kent -- Flora Ackroyd -- Miss Russell -- The paragraph in the paper -- Ursula's story -- Poirot's little reunion -- Ralph Paton's story -- The whole truth -- And nothing but the truth -- Apologia
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
viii, 286 pages
Isbn
9780062073563
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)676725740
Label
The murder of Roger Ackroyd : a Hercule Poirot mystery, Agatha Christie
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Dodd, Mead, 1926
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dr. Sheppard at the breakfast table -- Who's who in King's Abbot -- The man who grew vegetable marrows -- Dinner at Fernly -- Murder -- The Tunisian dagger -- I learn my neighbour's profession -- Inspector Raglan is confident -- The goldfish pond -- The parlourmaid -- Poirot pays a call -- Round the table -- The goose quill -- Mrs. Ackroyd -- Geoffrey Raymond -- An evening at Mah Jong -- Parker -- Charles Kent -- Flora Ackroyd -- Miss Russell -- The paragraph in the paper -- Ursula's story -- Poirot's little reunion -- Ralph Paton's story -- The whole truth -- And nothing but the truth -- Apologia
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
viii, 286 pages
Isbn
9780062073563
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)676725740

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