Murder Abroad by E.R. PunshonMurder Abroad by E.R. Punshon

Murder Abroad

byE.R. Punshon

Paperback | December 7, 2015

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Perhaps the victim had not been unconscious but had known her fate, had sent upwards from the black pit a cry that none but murderers had heard.

Bobby takes the rare opportunity for a holiday – albeit a working one. Prompted by his fiancée Olive, he sets off to France to find out what happened to Miss Polthwaite’s diamonds – and why her dead body was discovered at the bottom of a well. The local police have a ready-made suspect, it appears, but Bobby soon forms theories of his own regarding what happened to the unfortunate spinster.

Murder Abroad, originally published in 1939, is the thirteenth novel in the Bobby Owen mystery series. This new edition features an introduction by crime fiction historian Curtis Evans.

“What is distinction? The few who achieve it step – plot or no plot – unquestioned into the first rank… in the works of Mr. E.R. Punshon we salute it every time.” Dorothy L. Sayers

E.R. Punshon was born in London in 1872. At the age of fourteen he started life in an office. His employers soon informed him that he would never make a really satisfactory clerk, and he, agreeing, spent the next few years wandering about Canada and the United States, endeavouring without great success to earn a living in any occupatio...
Title:Murder AbroadFormat:PaperbackDimensions:250 pages, 7.81 × 5.06 × 0.53 inPublished:December 7, 2015Publisher:Dean Street PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1910570923

ISBN - 13:9781910570920