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Murder by matchlight

E. C. R. Lorac

Murder by matchlight

by E. C. R. Lorac

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Published by Dover in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Police -- Great Britain -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby E.C.R. Lorac.
      GenreFiction.
      SeriesDover mystery classics
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6023.O66 M8 1988, PR6035.I9 M8 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination160 p. ;
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2397744M
      ISBN 100486255778
      LC Control Number87027605

        So there you are – three more book reccs to help keep you going through this current moment. And of course there’s also all the other books from last month: Legendary Children, Murder by Matchlight (and Murder in the Mill-race), Love Hard, You Gotta Get Bigger Dreams, Answer in the Negative and American Sweethearts. Happy Reading!   Murder by Matchlight features Scotland Yard’s imperturbable Chief Inspector Robert MacDonald, who is tasked with finding the killer of the man on the bridge. His only evidence: a set of bicycle tracks that come to an abrupt end. His suspects: a /5.

      Downloaded book,'Murder by Matchlight' to PC and the text formatting is screwed to the extent that it reads in columns about 4 words across. Have tried to find information to fix problem but, if it's there at all, it must be buried beneath the plethora of of other information that is useless to me/5(35). Murder by Matchlight. by E.C.R. Lorac. British Library Crime Classics. Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it *Price: $

      The British Library A classic, British-set mystery from the ‘golden age’ of crime writing. Murder by Matchlight: Regents Park, London in a murder in the blackout sparks a logic-defying glimpsed for a few seconds by the light of a match, can Bruce Mallaig be sure of what he has seen?4/5(1). "London, The capital is shrouded in the darkness of the blackout, and mystery abounds in the parks after dusk. During a stroll through Regent's Park, Bruce Mallaig witnesses two men acting suspiciously around a footbridge. In a matter of moments, one of them has been murdered; Mallaig's view of the assailant but a brief glimpse of a ghastly face in the glow of a struck match.


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And it was wonderfully enjoyable. The mystery is a lovely puzzle, with the wartime setting, some fun and exotic.