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Death of a Charming Man

by Beaton, M C

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About This Item

New York : Mysterious Press , 1994 . Advance Reading Copy . NF in Wraps . 8VO . A Hamish Macbeth mystery.

Synopsis

Now that Priscilla Halburton-Smythe has agreed to marry him, Police Sergeant Hamish Macbeth can't imagine a more perfect life. There's not much crime in his remote Scottish village of Lochdubh, nothing much at all to do but fish, drink coffee, and slouch around. And now to spend time with lovely Priscilla. But his days aren't as tranquil as his dreams. For one thing, Priscilla's renovation schemes are driving him out of his cottage. Not to mention her ambitious plans for his career as a policeman away from Lochdubh. This might be a good time to find out why Peter Hynd's arrival in nearby Drim was causing so much trouble. An attractive, unmarried man with an independent income would always attract attention in such a small place. But this time Hynd's arrival seems to have caused bitter rivalry among the women of Drim. Hamish finds their petty fights amusing and a clever excuse to avoid Priscilla and her schemes for a new electric stove (to replace his beloved woodburning appliance), a posh new bathroom, and virtuous nutrition. Amusing, that is, until death threats, physical abuse, and murder make statistical history in one of Scotland'

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Seller
Neil Williams, Bookseller CA (CA)
Seller Inventory #
3356
Title
Death of a Charming Man
Author
Beaton, M C
Book condition
Used - NF in Wraps
Edition
Advance Reading Copy
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Mysterious Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1994
Pages
Keywords
Mystery.
Bookseller catalogs
Mystery;
Size
8VO

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Neil Williams, Bookseller

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About Neil Williams, Bookseller

We have been buying and selling on the Internet since 1992, full- time since 1998. We started as collectors of children's and illustrated books and this is still our largest specialty. We pride ourselves on the quality of our stock and our commitment to the contentment of our customers.

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