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Usually Ships Out to You in 3-7 Business Days This book is nonreturnable. Once we accept this order, it cannot be cancelled and your payment will not be refunded.
When the wealthy Mrs. Inglethorpe is found poisoned at her country estate of Styles, it is fortunate that the most Belgian of detectives, Hercule Poirot is staying in the neighboring village. But who is the murderer? The recent husband of the deceased, one of her sons by a previous marriage; John or Lawrence, her prot g , Cynthia, who had access to poisons at the local hospital, or someone else? This, the first mystery of Agatha Christie, features not only the Poirot, but Captain Hastings and Inspector Japp as well. It is up to Poirot to solve the case of The Mysterious Affair at Styles This classic book was handcrafted by Resurrected Press. Resurrected Press is dedicated to bringing high quality classic books back to the readers who enjoy them. These are not scanned versions of the originals, but, rather, quality checked and edited books meant to be enjoyed.
About the Author
Dame Agatha Christie (1890 - 1996) is infamous for writing over 80 detective and mystery novels. She is less well known as a writer of romances and plays, though she dabbled in those genres as well. She is the best-selling writer of books of any kind, and is the most translated author in the world.
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