Peacock Feather Murders (Library of Crime Classics) by John Dickson Carr

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Published by International Polygonics .

Written in English

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  • Crime & mystery,
  • Mystery & Detective - Traditional British,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective,
  • Mystery/Suspense,
  • Mystery & Detective - General,
  • Mystery and detective stories

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8359892M
ISBN 100930330684
ISBN 109780930330682

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Our plot begins with Scotland Yard Chief Inspector Humphrey Masters receiving a note that reads, “There will be ten teacups at number 4, Berwick Terrace, W. 8, on Wednesday, J at 5 p.m. precisely.

In Carter Dickson's THE PEACOCK FEATHER MURDERS, Sir Henry Merrivale tackles an interesting variation on the locked-room murder. A man is seen entering a room. Gunshots ring out, and the man is dead--but where did the murderer go. Certainly not out the door or the window.4/5.

The Ten Teacups (U.S. title: The Peacock Feather Murders), is a locked room mystery by American mystery writer John Dickson Carr, writing as Carter Dickson.

It features the series detective Sir Henry Merrivale, working with Scotland Yard's Chief Inspector Humphrey Masters.

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