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Agatha Christie : an elusive woman

Worsley, Lucy (author.).

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  • ISBN: 9781639362523
  • ISBN: 1639362525
  • Physical Description: print
    xvi, 415 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, genealogical table ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Pegasus Books cloth edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Pegasus Crime, 2022.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-363, 367-397) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Preface: Hiding in plain sight -- Part one: Victorian girl, 1890s. The house where I was born ; Insanity in the family ; The thing in the house ; Ruined -- Part two: Edwardian debutante, 1900s. Waiting for the man ; Best Victorian lavatory ; The Gezireh Palace Hotel ; Enter Archibald -- Part three: Wartime nurse, 1914-18. Torquay Town Hall ; Love and death ; Enter Poirot ; The Moorland Hotel -- Part four: Bright young author, 1920s. Enter London ; Enter Rosalind ; The British Mission ; Thrillers -- Part five: 1926. Sunningdale ; The Mysterious Affair at Styles ; Disappearance ; The Harrogate Hydropathic Hotel ; Reappearance -- Part six: Plutocratic period, 1930s. Mesopotamia ; Enter Max ; I think I will marry you ; Eight houses ; The golden age -- Part seven: Wartime worker, 1940s. Beneath the bombs ; A daughter's a daughter ; Life is rather complicated ; By Mary Westmacott -- Part eight: Taken at the flood, 1950s. A big expensive dream ; They came to Baghdad ; Christie-land after the war ; Second row in the stalls ; A charming grandmother -- Part nine: Not swinging, 1960s. The mystery of the Christie fortune ; A queer lot ; Lady detectives ; To know when to go -- Part ten: Curtain, 1970s. Winterbrook ; After the funeral.
Subject: Christie, Agatha 1890-1976
Women novelists, English 20th century Biography
Novelists, English 20th century Biography
Detective and mystery stories, English History and criticism
Women and literature England History 20th century
Authors, English 20th century Biography
Women authors, English 20th century Biography

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