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The Resource The murder of Roger Ackroyd : a Hercule Poirot mystery, Agatha Christie

The murder of Roger Ackroyd : a Hercule Poirot mystery, Agatha Christie

Label
The murder of Roger Ackroyd : a Hercule Poirot mystery
Title
The murder of Roger Ackroyd
Title remainder
a Hercule Poirot mystery
Statement of responsibility
Agatha Christie
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Murder of Roger Ackroyd begins with the death of Mrs. Ferrars, a wealthy widow rumored to have murdered her husband. Her death is believed to be an accident until successful industrialist Roger Ackroyd, who was expected to marry Mrs. Ferrars, is killed. When venerable sleuth Hercule Poirot, who is living quietly in King's Abbot, agrees to investigate, the case takes a completely different turn."--from [p. 4] book cover
Member of
Summary
A murder in a small English village leads Hercule Poirot into a strange mystery involving a determined, curious spinster, the local doctor, and a wide range of suspects with possible motives and mysterious relationships
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
020091
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
M85 2011
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A Hercule Poirot Mystery
Series volume
[Book 3]
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  • Poirot, Hercule
  • Private investigators
  • Belgians
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a Hercule Poirot mystery
Label
The murder of Roger Ackroyd : a Hercule Poirot mystery, Agatha Christie
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Series numeration from NoveList
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
19079617
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Center Point large print ed.
Extent
334 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781611731385
Isbn Type
(library binding : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011014110
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
The murder of Roger Ackroyd : a Hercule Poirot mystery, Agatha Christie
Publication
Note
Series numeration from NoveList
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
19079617
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Center Point large print ed.
Extent
334 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781611731385
Isbn Type
(library binding : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011014110
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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