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False Scent (1960) [Novel]
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Series: Inspector Roderick Alleyn

Summary :

In a poisonous cloud of spray, the curtain falls on a drama queen.

Little did beloved British actress Mary Bellamy know that she would be done in at her own birthday party - choked by toxic mist from the bottle of "Slaypest," a deadly insecticide. Basking in the glow of her most adoring fans - who all happened to be her most duplicitous enemies - Mary would make her final performance. When Superintendent Roderick Alleyn arrives, he smells a rat amongst the contemptuous collection of theatre types detained at the party, for this case has the unmistakable scent of murder...

Original title: False Scent
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionCrime and MysteryDetective Story and Detectives

Edition #1: False Scent

False Scent (1960)
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Language: English

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False Scent (December 1, 1984)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Jove Books
ISBN: 051508056X
Dimensions: 4.3 x 6.7 x 0.8

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