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The mysterious affair at Styles : a Hercule Poirot mystery / Agatha Christie.

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West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette M FIC CHR (Text) 31951004240815 Main Floor - Mysteries Checked out 01/07/2018

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  • ISBN: 9781594121142
  • Physical Description: 222 p. ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Mud Puddle Books, Inc., 2006

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General Note: Originally published in 1920.
Formatted Contents Note: I go to styles -- The 16th and 17th of July -- The night of the tragedy -- Poirot investigates -- "It isn't strychnine, is it?" -- The inquest -- Poirot pays his debts -- Fresh suspicions -- Dr. Bauerstein -- The arrest -- The case for the prosecution -- The last link -- Poirot explains.
Summary, etc.: Set in the summer of 1917, the story follows the war-wounded Hastings to the Styles St. Mary estate of his friend John Cavendish. The Cavendish household is wrought with tension due to the marriage of John's widowed mother to a suspicious younger man. In the village, Hastings runs into his old friend Hercule Poirot and, when the estate's trouble turns deadly, the friends unite to solve a most baffling case.
Subject: Poirot, Hercule (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Private investigators > England > Fiction.
Beresford, Tuppence (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Beresford, Tommy (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Genre: Mystery fiction.

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