A Talent to Deceive: An Appreciation of Agatha Christie
1987·New York / London
by Barnard, Robert
x, 211 pp. "An examination of the books of Agatha Christie. The author analyzes her strategems of deception and her ability to divert the reader's attention from the matter of real importance and subjects the incomparable Hercule Poirot and the shrewd Miss Jane Marple to his critical scrutiny." Includes an extensive bibliography and filmography.Keywords: AGATHA CHRISTIE MYSTERY DETECTIVE BIOGRAPHY LITERARY Ink note on front endpaper. New York / London: The Mysterious Press, 1987. Revised. Near Fine/Not Applicable. (Inventory #: 2196166)
Literature, American & Military History, General Antiquarian
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