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Dumb witness / Agatha Christie.

By: Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976 [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Christie, Agatha, Hercule Poirot: book 16.Edition: Paperback edition.Description: 327 pages ; 20 cm.ISBN: 9780008129569.Uniform titles: Poirot loses a client Subject(s): Poirot, Hercule (Fictitious character) -- Fiction | Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction | Last letters before death -- Fiction | Single women -- FictionGenre/Form: Detective and mystery stories.DDC classification: 823/.912 Summary: An elderly spinster has been poisoned in her country home. Everyone blamed Emily's 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 didn't receive the letter until June 28th by which time Emily was already dead.
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An elderly spinster has been poisoned in her country home... Everyone blamed Emily's 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 didn't receive the letter until June 28th... by which time Emily was already dead...

First published: London: Collins, 1937.

Previously published as: Poirot loses a client.

"Agatha Christie 125th anniversary 1890-2015" -- Cover.

An elderly spinster has been poisoned in her country home. Everyone blamed Emily's 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 didn't receive the letter until June 28th by which time Emily was already dead.

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