The mousetrap and other plays

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Bantam Books, Nov 1, 1986 - Drama - 704 pages
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This special collection of Agatha Christie's greatest suspense plays includes "The Mousetrap" (the longest running play in history), "Ten Little Indians, Witness for the Prosecution, Appointment with Death, The Hollow, Towards Zero, Go Back to Murder", and "The Verdict".

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4.5**** This is a collection of short stories, the title story being the basis for The Mousetrap - the longest running play, ever. It’s a suspenseful tale of a group of strangers trapped in an English ... Read full review

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User Review  - smik - LibraryThing

This story is the basis for the West End play The Mouse Trap which had its first performance in 1952. From Wikipedia The play began life as a short radio play broadcast on 30 May 1947 called Three ... Read full review

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Agatha Christie was born in 1890 and created the detective Hercule Poirot in her debut novel, "The Mysterious Affair at Styles" (1920). She achieved wide popularity with "The Murder of Roger Ackroyd" (1926) and produced a total of eighty novels and short-story collections over six decades. Twenty-four of Christie's best whodunits are now available from Black Dog & Leventhal as part of their bestselling hardcover Agatha Christie Collection.

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