Bodies in a bookshop

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Published by Dover in New York .

Written in English

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Edition Notes

Originally published: London, J. Westhouse, 1946.

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Statementby R.T. Campbell.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6039.O26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21478856M
ISBN 100486247201

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Bodies in a Bookshop was written in and takes place in London. Although it’s a bit musty, it is not unlike some of the bookstores visited by botanist Max Boyle, a sometimes-reluctant aid to amateur detective Professor Stubbs.

Along with Chief Inspector Reginald F.4/5(10). The author of Bodies in a Bookshop, R.T. Campbell, was actually Ruthven Campbell Todd — a poet, scholar art critic and fantasy novelist (in other words, a man of letters and a polymath). Not content to do everything else, apparently, he wrote a series of detective stories to try out the genre/5.

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Botanist Max Boyle, Chief Inspector Reginald F. Bishop of Scotland Yard, and Professor John Stubbs, the rotund criminologist, thread a maze through the city's book and print emporia to. After a mysterious burglary in a bookshop, the formidable librarian and amateur sleuth Kitt Hartley and her friend Evie spring into action.

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