Death on the Air and Other Stories

by Ngaio Marsh

Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks

Written in English
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ISBN 100786194316
ISBN 109780786194315

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The only collection of Ngaio Marsh's short stories, published to celebrate her centenary. Contents: Introduction Essays: Roderick Alleyn Portrait of Troy Cases of Roderick Alleyn [list] Short cases of Roderick Alleyn: Death on the air I can find my way out Chapter and verse: the little Copplestone mystery Other stories: Hand in the sand Cupid mirror Fool about money Morepork Telescrip/5(37).

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The book concludes with a script written for the television series Crown Court, in which the lead was played by Joan Hickson who later became famous as Agatha Christie’s Miss Marple.

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'Death on the Air and Other Stories' serves both as a perfect introduction to Ngaio Marsh and her creation Inspector Roderick Alleyn and as a nostalgic journey for their many fans.

The book concludes with a script written for the television series 'Crown Court', plus two pieces new to this paperback s: The Collected Short Fiction of Ngaio Marsh, ed.

Douglas G. Greene, (UK title Death on the Air and Other Stories, ) comprises three short stories featuring Alleyn, other short stories, two original biographical essays and a television script, Evil Liver, with an ending to be supplied by a jury chosen from the audience; Greene suggests 5.

A man dies with his hand on a radio dial. A distinguished aristocrat finds murder at the opening night of a play. A cryptogram produces death in an English churchyard. Death on the Air and Other Stories serves as the perfect introduction to Ngaio Marsh and her creation, Inspector Roderick Alleyn, or as a nostalgic journey for her many fans.

Many other colorful characters created by Ngaio Marsh appear throughout this collection as well. Death on the Air and Other Stories serves equally as the perfect introduction to Ngaio Marsh and her creation, Inspector Roderick Alleyn, or as a nostalgic journey for their many fans, each story echoing the themes explored in her detective novels/5().

About the Book. The only collection of Ngaio Marsh short stories, first published in to celebrate her centenary, now with two additional stories.

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Create Book: All Authors / Contributors: Ngaio Marsh. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number:   Death on the Air and Other Stories by Ngaio Marsh Finally read this. Chose it because it was the only non-audiobook Book from Ngaio Marsh that the NLB had. I skipped over the introduction (stopped when they mentioned she writes better than Agatha Christie because I do not need to have inflated expectations) and dove straight into the stories.

Many other colorful characters created by Ngaio Marsh appear throughout this collection as well. Death on the Air and Other Stories serves equally as the perfect introduction to Ngaio Marsh and her creation, Inspector Roderick Alleyn, or as a nostalgic journey for their many fans, each story echoing the themes explored in her detective novels.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published: U.S.: International Polygonics, ; London: HarperCollins, The book, "Death In the Air: The True Story of a Serial Killer, the Great London Smog, and the Strangling of a City", is also the story of Reg Christie, who, between andkilled at least eight people and then buried their bodies under the garden and the floor bo/5().

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A disguised aristocrat finds murder at the opening night of a play. A cryptogram produces death in an English churchyard. These are just a few of the situations that confront Scotland Yard’s Inspector Roderick Alleyn who, with his lovely wife Agatha.

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Many other colorful characters created by Ngaio Marsh appear throughout this collection as well. Death on the Air and Other Stories serves equally as the perfect introduction to Ngaio Marsh and her creation, Inspector Roderick Alleyn, or as a nostalgic journey for their many fans, each story echoing the themes explored in her detective novels.

Maureen Corrigan, "Fresh Air" "Inpost-World War II London was battling more than reconstruction, and Kate Winkler Dawson's Death in the Air: The True Story of a Serial Killer, The Great London Smog, and the Strangling of a City is a stellar examination of a turbulent time in the city's history Dawson's background in documentaries Reviews: Death On The Air And Other Stories () About book: 1.

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