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The murder of Roger Ackroyd, Agatha Christie

Label
The murder of Roger Ackroyd
Title
The murder of Roger Ackroyd
Statement of responsibility
Agatha Christie
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Hercule Poirot solves a double murder in a small English village
  • A widow's sudden suicide sparks rumors that she murdered her first husband, was being blackmailed, and was carrying on a secret affair with the wealthy Roger Ackroyd. The following evening, Ackroyd is murdered in his locked study, but not before receiving a letter identifying the widow's blackmailer. Kings Abbot is crawling with suspects and it's up to famous detective, Hercule Poirot, to solve the case
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 1985
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poirot, Hercule
  • Poirot, Hercule
  • Private investigators
  • Belgians
  • Belgians
  • Private investigators
  • England
Label
The murder of Roger Ackroyd, 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
Contents
Dr. Sheppard at the breakfast table -- Who's who in King's Abbot -- The man who grew vegetable marrows -- Dinner at Fernly -- Murder -- The Tunisian dagger -- I learn my neighbor's profession -- Inspector Raglan is confident -- The goldfish pond -- The parlormaid -- Poirot pays a call -- Round the table -- The goose quill -- Mrs. Ackroyd -- Geoffrey Raymond -- An evening at Mah Jong -- Parker -- Charles Kent -- Flora Ackroyd -- Miss Russell -- The paragraph in the paper -- Ursula's story -- Poirot's little reunion -- Ralph Paton's story -- The whole truth -- And nothing but the truth
Control code
ocm11398133
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st edition.
Extent
276 pages
Isbn
9780396085744
Lccn
84072782
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The murder of Roger Ackroyd, 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
Contents
Dr. Sheppard at the breakfast table -- Who's who in King's Abbot -- The man who grew vegetable marrows -- Dinner at Fernly -- Murder -- The Tunisian dagger -- I learn my neighbor's profession -- Inspector Raglan is confident -- The goldfish pond -- The parlormaid -- Poirot pays a call -- Round the table -- The goose quill -- Mrs. Ackroyd -- Geoffrey Raymond -- An evening at Mah Jong -- Parker -- Charles Kent -- Flora Ackroyd -- Miss Russell -- The paragraph in the paper -- Ursula's story -- Poirot's little reunion -- Ralph Paton's story -- The whole truth -- And nothing but the truth
Control code
ocm11398133
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st edition.
Extent
276 pages
Isbn
9780396085744
Lccn
84072782
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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