The Maul and The Pear Tree: The Ratcliffe Highway Murders, 1811

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Constable, 1971 - Social Science - 234 pages
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User Review  - Melet - Goodreads

An interesting choice for Ms. James- the case is convoluted and without a satisfying ending. Too much detail in several places- I got bogged down in the text on every other page. Excellent picture of ... Read full review

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bit confusing, but interesting enough Read full review

Contents

FOREWORD
1
PERSON OR PERSONS UNKNOWN
16
THE MAUL
36
Copyright

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P. D. James, pseudonym of Phyllis Dorothy James White, Baroness James of Holland Park, was born on August 3, 1920. She spent thirty years in British Civil Service. She has written around twenty books and is best known for the Adam Dalgliesh Mystery series and the Cordelia Gray Mystery series. Three titles in the Adam Dalgliesh Mystery series have received the Silver Dagger award--Shroud for a Nightingale, The Black Tower, and A Taste for Death. In 2000, she published her autobiography, Time to Be in Earnest. She has received the prestigious Diamond Dagger award for lifetime achievement.

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