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6 edition of Died in the Wool (Roderick Alleyn #13) found in the catalog.

Died in the Wool (Roderick Alleyn #13)

by Ngaio Marsh

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Jove in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Roderick Alleyn (Fictitious character),
  • Police,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    One summer evening in 1942 Flossie Rubrick, MP, one of the most formidable women in New Zealand, goes to her husband"s wool shed to rehearse a patriotic speech -- and disappears. Three weeks later she turns up at an auction -- packed inside one of her own bales of wool and very, very dead.

    Edition Notes

    Originally published by Little, Brown.

    StatementNgaio Marsh
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9639.3.M27 D54 1981
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[viii], 245 p. ;
    Number of Pages245
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24948639M
    ISBN 100515060194
    ISBN 109780515060195
    OCLC/WorldCa8515841

    Died in the Wool. For the Lexicographers. She looked beyond the man at the door, through a pair of scenic book wings to the stage where an auctioneer in shirt-sleeves sat at a high rostrum, gabbling. “Just there,” said Flossie Rubrick, “on that chair . The wool sale was what it all amounted to; long musters over high country, nights spent by shepherds in tin huts on mountain sides, late snows that came down into lambing paddocks, noisy rituals of dipping, crutching, shearing; the final down-country journey of the wool bales—this was the brief and final comment on the sheep man’s working year.4/5(32).

      Died in the Wool can be enjoyed if you have not read Murder, She Knit. The author provided the necessary background on the main character and the knitting club. I had some trouble getting into the book because I found Died in the Wool to be a slow starter.5/5.   Buy a cheap copy of Died in the Wool (Heartsong Presents book by Janelle Mowery. Hone you investigative skills with Died in the Wool, a mystery filled with humor, suspense, and romance. Monah Trenary is battling for .

    Get this from a library! Died in the wool. [Peggy Ehrhart] -- "When a murder shocks picturesque Arborville, New Jersey, Pamela Paterson and her Knit and Nibble knitting club suddenly find themselves at the center of the investigation--as suspects. Get this from a library! Died in the wool. [Mary Kruger] -- When knitting shop owner Ariadne Evans stumbles upon the body of Edith Perry, a temperamental customer, in her store, she is plunged into the investigation into the crime, especially when her close.


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