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Fen Country

26 Stories (Classic Crime)
  • 224 Pages
  • 1.50 MB
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Penguin (Non-Classics)
Classic fiction, Crime & mystery, Short stories, Fiction - Mystery/ Detective, Fen, Gervase (Fictitious chara, Mystery/Suspense, Oxford (England), Mystery & Detective - General, Fiction / General, English teachers, Detective and mystery stories,, Detective and mystery stories, English, Fen, Gervase (Fictitious character), Fi
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9302024M
ISBN 100140088156
ISBN 139780140088151

Jan 01,  · The description of Fen Country on its cover as twenty six detective stories featuring Gervase Fen is a slight exaggeration; only around half the stories are actually mysteries solved by Crispin's famous detective.

They are generally, though, of high quality, and several of /5. Jun 01,  · Fen Country [Edmund Crispin, Philip Bird] on jacksonmealsmatter.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Dandelions and hearing aids, a bloodstained cat, a Leonardo drawing, a corpse with an alibi, a truly poisonous letter just some of the unusual clues that Oxford don/detective Gervase Fen and his friend Inspector Humbleby are confronted with in this sparkling collection of short mystery stories by /5(16).

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Similar to Beware of the Trains, this book is a compilation of short stories, some featuring Fen and Humbleby and some without either. One or two have a nasty twist in the tail but on the whole are satisfying. Narration is excellent. Nick Warburton wrote a series of radio plays entitled On Mardle Fen, one of the longest-running series of plays on BBC R4.

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In Fen Country Heaven by Storey, Edward and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at jacksonmealsmatter.com Dec 01,  · "Fen Country" () is a posthumous collection of short mysteries, with only one story repeated from Crispin's earlier collection, "Beware of the Trains" ().4/5(2).

Fen Country: Twenty-Six Stories (Penguin crime fiction) by Edmund Crispin and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at jacksonmealsmatter.com Dandelions and hearing aids, a bloodstained cat, a Leonardo drawing, a corpse with an alibi, a truly poisonous letter just some of the unusual clues that Oxford don/detective Gervase Fen and his friend Inspector Humbleby are confronted with in this sparkling collection of short mystery stories by one of the great masters of detective fiction.

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Free shipping for many products. Download PDF Fen Country book full free. Fen Country available for download and read online in other formats. Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital jacksonmealsmatter.com projects include the Wayback Machine, jacksonmealsmatter.com and jacksonmealsmatter.comhor: Edmund Crispin.

Twenty-six stories in pages. Yes indeed. As made clear by this generous collection (much of it new to the US), the late great Mr. Crispin, an agreeably discursive novelist, was the most succinct (though still, somehow, leisurely) of short-story writers.

Most of these gems, in fact, originally written as newspaper tidbit treats, are more riddles than stories&#;as Prof. Gervase Fen and. About Fen Country. Dandelions, hearing aids, a blood-stained cat, a Leonardo drawing and a corpse with an alibi Just some of the unusual clues that Professor Gervase Fen and his friend Inspector Humbleby are confronted with in this sparkling collection of short mystery stories.

Fen Country Twenty-six Stories (eBook): Crispin, Edmund: Dandelions, hearing aids, a blood-stained cat, a Leonardo drawing and a corpse with an alibi Just some of the unusual clues that Professor Gervase Fen and his friend Inspector Humbleby are confronted with in this sparkling collection of short mystery stories.

Employing a skilful balance of ingenuity and humour, Crispin lays out all. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

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Widely considered an underappreciated gem of British crime fiction, Gervase Fen—eccentric Oxford don and amateur criminologist—is a delightfully unconventional detective. The novels and short stories featuring the compulsively quipping sleuth employ equal elements of ingenuity and comedy, with a touch of the.

Head Fen Country Retreat sits close to the borders of Cambridgeshire, Norfolk and Suffolk making it a great location to use as a base for exploring East Anglia.

Head Fen Country Retreat is only 10 minutes from Ely, 30 minutes from Cambridge and an hour from Norwich so there’s always plenty to explore/10(99). Fen Country () Hardcover Paperback Kindle: Edmund Crispin real name Robert Bruce Montgomery was a British composer and crime author best known for writing the Gervase Fen series of novels.

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Crispin was born in Chesham Bois of Buckinghamshire, and attended Taylors’ School and St John’s College, where he graduated in with a bachelor.

About Fen Country. Dandelions, hearing aids, a blood-stained cat, a Leonardo drawing, a corpse with an alibi, and a truly poisonous letter are just some of the unusual clues that Oxford don/detective Gervase Fen and his friend Inspector Humbleby are confronted with in this sparkling collection of short mystery stories by one of the great masters of detective fiction.

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Naylor was born in Sunderland but educated in Bath at Kingswood School, before going on to read music at Magdalene College, Cambridge.

He was the composer of a number of works, but for our purposes the most significant of these is the hymn-tune COE FEN.