The Case Of The Late Pig: A Campion Mystery

Paperback | January 9, 2007

byMargery Allingham

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Agatha Christie called her 'a shining light'. Have you discovered Margery Allingham, the 'true queen' of the classic murder mystery?

     A VINTAGE MURDER MYSTERY
     Private detective Albert Campion is summoned to the village of Kepesake to investigate a particularly distasteful death. The body turns out to be that of Pig Peters, freshly killed five months after his own funeral. Soon other corpses start to turn up, just as Peters's body goes missing. It takes all Campion's coolly incisive powers of detection to unravel the crime.

     As urbane as Lord Wimsey... as ingenious as Poirot... Meet one of crime fiction's Great Detectives, Mr Albert Campion.

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Agatha Christie called her 'a shining light'. Have you discovered Margery Allingham, the 'true queen' of the classic murder mystery?     A VINTAGE MURDER MYSTERY     Private detective Albert Campion is summoned to the village of Kepesake to investigate a particularly distasteful death. The body turns out to be that of Pig Peters, fresh...

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Albert Campion is summoned to the village of Kepesake to investigate a particularly distasteful death. It takes all Campion’s coolly incisive powers of detection to unravel the crime.

MARGERY ALLINGHAM was born in London in 1904. She sold her first story at age 8 and published her first novel before turning 20. She married the artist, journalist and editor Philip Youngman Carter in 1927. In 1928 Allingham published her first detective story, The White Cottage Mystery, and the following year, in The Crime at Black Du...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:144 pages, 7.8 × 5.1 × 0.34 inPublished:January 9, 2007Publisher:Random House UKLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0099477742

ISBN - 13:9780099477747

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