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By the Pricking of My Thumbs

By the Pricking of My Thumbs

by Agatha Christie

Publisher Collins

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  • First Printing
  • Hardcover


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About the book

An old woman in a nursing home speaks of a child buried behind the fireplaceĶ

When Tommy and Tuppence visited an elderly aunt in her gothic nursing home, they thought nothing of her mistrust of the doctors; after all, Ada was a very difficult old lady.

But when Mrs Lockett mentioned a poisoned mushroom stew and Mrs Lancaster talked about something behind the fireplace, Tommy and Tuppence found themselves caught up in an unexpected adventure involving possible black magicĶ

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About the Author

Agatha Christie

Born in Torquay in 1890, Agatha Christie began writing during the First World War and wrote over 100 novels, plays and short story collections. She was still writing to great acclaim until her death, and her books have now sold over a billion copies in English and another billion in over 100 foreign languages. Yet Agatha Christie was always a very private person, and though Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple became household names, the Queen of Crime was a complete enigma to all but her closest friends.

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    All of our books that have a dust wrapper are covered in clear protective, removable film and are packed professionally in bubble wrap and a box for shipping so that they reach you in perfect condition.

  • Book Condition & Notes

    Very good first edition, In a good unclipped dust jacket with slight wear and chipping to spine and a tear to the bottom left corner.

    This book is located in our Brighton shop and may take longer for delivery.

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