Three-Act Special: 3 Complete Mystery Novels (A Wreath for Rivera; Spinsters in Jeopardy; Night at the Vulcan)

By: Marsh, Ngaio

Price: $10.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


541 pp. Rebound in sturdy library binding with black and white design on orange boards and white lettering. Ex-library with pocket and usual stamps. Spine slightly slanted, corners a bit bumped and worn. A few spots, but text is mostly clean and bright.

Three complete Inspector Roderick Alleyn mystery novels in one omnibus edition from one of the "Great Ladies" of England's golden mystery age. (1) A Wreath for Rivera, originally published as Swing Brother Swing, is set in England. " The drummer fires a gun as a gimmick during the swing band's final number, and the accordion player falls down, dead. Who loaded the gun? And why? Enter Inspector Alleyn." (2) Spinsters in Jeopardy is set in France. "A group of swindlers creates a contrived occult sect to smuggle and sell drugs. But they didn't count on Scotland Yard Inspector Roderick Alleyn and his perceptive wife, Agatha Troy, who just happen to have a distant cousin in the sect." (3) Night at the Vulcan: Another Inspector Roderick Alleyn mystery. "A complex story of plagiarism, blackmail, and actual murder."; Ex-Library; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall

Title: Three-Act Special: 3 Complete Mystery Novels (A Wreath for Rivera; Spinsters in Jeopardy; Night at the Vulcan)

Author Name: Marsh, Ngaio

Categories: Mystery,

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown & Co: 1953

Binding: Library Binding

Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 006727

Keywords: British Murder Mystery England Inspector Roderick Alleyn (fictitious Character)