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The Resource Mrs. McGinty's dead : a Hercule Poirot mystery, Agatha Christie

Mrs. McGinty's dead : a Hercule Poirot mystery, Agatha Christie

Label
Mrs. McGinty's dead : a Hercule Poirot mystery
Title
Mrs. McGinty's dead
Title remainder
a Hercule Poirot mystery
Statement of responsibility
Agatha Christie
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The gruesome death of Mrs. McGinty provokes Superintendent Spence to seek the help of his old ally Hercule Poirot. The victim'a young lodger has been found guilty and is due to hang. But Spence is not convinced by the circumstantial evidence which influenced the verdict. So, at considerable personal discomfort, Poirot goes down to the sleepy village where the old lady lived and where, by chance, his good friend Ariadne Oliver is also staying There he alights upon his first and most crucial clue - a newspaper article on the present whereabouts of women implicated in notorious murder cases. Did Mrs. McGinty have to die because she had identified one of her neighbours as a brutal killer? Is that killer still at large, and can Poirot and Ariadne act swiftly enough to save an innocent man from the gallows
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1890-1976
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Christie, Agatha
Dewey number
823/.912
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6005.H66
LC item number
M6416 2014
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poirot, Hercule
  • Oliver, Ariadne (Fictitious character)
  • Belgians
  • Murder
  • Large type books
  • England
Label
Mrs. McGinty's dead : a Hercule Poirot mystery, Agatha Christie
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1558552
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Center Point large print edition.
Extent
303 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781628991284
Isbn Type
(library binding : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014011815
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1558552
  • (Sirsi) 1558552
  • (OCoLC)874735649
Label
Mrs. McGinty's dead : a Hercule Poirot mystery, Agatha Christie
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1558552
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Center Point large print edition.
Extent
303 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781628991284
Isbn Type
(library binding : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014011815
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1558552
  • (Sirsi) 1558552
  • (OCoLC)874735649

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