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The plague court murders / John Dickson Carr ; introduction by Michael Dirda.

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  • 5 of 7 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 3 of 5 copies available at Bridgeport Public Library.
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Black Rock Branch - Bridgeport MYS CARR (Text to phone) 34000147988117 Adult New Fiction Available -
Burroughs-Saden Main - Bridgeport MYS CARR (Text to phone) 34000147988125 Adult New Fiction In process -
East Side Branch - Bridgeport MYS CARR (Text to phone) 34000147988158 Adult New Fiction Available -
Newfield Branch - Bridgeport MYS CARR (Text to phone) 34000147988133 Adult New Fiction In process -
North Branch - Bridgeport MYS CARR (Text to phone) 34000147988141 Adult New Fiction Available -

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General Note:
"A Sir Henry Merrivale mystery"--Dust jacket cover.
"Published in 2020 by Penzler Publishers." "Copyright © 1934 by William Morro & Company, Inc." "Introduction copyright © 2021 by Michael Dirda." -- all from verso.
Summary, etc.:
"When a spiritual medium is murdered in a locked hut on a haunted estate, Sir Henry Merrivale seeks a logical solution to a ghostly crime."--Provided by publisher.
Plague Court is old and crumbling, long neglected after its lord, hangman's assistant Louis Playge, fell victim to the black death centuries before. The estates is famously haunted by Playge's ghost. The new owner hires an exorcist to banish the ghost, but the exorcist is found stabbed to death in a locked stone hut on the grounds. Sir Henry Merrivale, an amateur sleuth, investigates whether the violence is supernatural-- or of a much more human cause. -- adapted from jacket
Subject: Merrivale, Henry, Sir (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Mediums > Fiction.
Murder > Fiction.
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.
Ghost stories.
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