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DetailsA facsimile first edition hardback of the Poirot book, famously featuring Agatha Christies own dog on the cover. Everyone blamed Emilys accident on a rubber ball left on the stairs by her frisky terrier. But the more she thought about her fall, the more convinced she became that one of her relatives was trying to kill her. On April 17th she wrote her suspicions in a letter to Hercule Poirot. Mysteriously he didnt receive the letter until June 28th by which time Emily was already deadTo mark the 80th anniversary of Hercule Poirot's first appearance and to celebrate his renewed fortunes as a primetime television star, this title in a collection of facsimile first editions is the perfect way to experience Agatha Christie. Reproducing the original typesetting and format of the first edition from the Christie family's own archive, this book sports the original cover which has been painstakingly restored to its original glory.ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Agatha Christie was born in Torquay in 1890 and became, quite simply, the bestselling novelist in history. Her first novel, the Mysterious Affair at Styles, written towards the end of the First World War, introduced us to Hercule Poirot, who was to become the most popular detective in crime fiction since Sherlock Holmes. She is known throughout the world as the Queen of Crime. Her books have sold over a billion copies in the English language and another billion in 100 foreign languages. She is the author of 80 crime novels and short story collections, 19 plays and six novels under the name of Mary Westmacott.
SKU Code PRK B 3639 Weight in Kg 0.1200 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9780007234462 Author Name AGHATHA CHRISTIE Publisher Name HARPER COLLINS PUBLISHERS