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Murder & other acts of literature : twenty-four unforgettable and chilling stories by some of the world's best-loved, most celebrated writers / edited by Michele Slung.

Murder & other acts of literature : twenty-four unforgettable and chilling stories by some of the world's best-loved, most celebrated writers

Slung, Michele B., 1947- (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 031216937X (hardcover) :
  • Physical Description: 345 p. ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st St. Martin's Press ed.
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1997.

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General Note:
Originally published: New York : Book-Of-the-Month Club, 1996.
"A Thomas Dunne book."
Formatted Contents Note:
Montraldo / John Cheever -- The hitch-hikers / Eudora Welty -- Success or failure / T.H. White -- By a person unknown / Naguib Mahfouz -- How did I get away with killing one of the biggest lawyers in the state? It was easy / Alice Walker -- The hotel of the idle moon / William Trevor -- Aaron Trow / Anthony Trollope -- The fat man / Isak Dinesen -- Mr. Loveday's little outing / Evelyn Waugh -- The Johore murders / Paul Theroux -- A journey / Edith Wharton -- Miss Forbes's summer of happiness / Gabriel Garcia Marquez -- The Macbeth murder mystery / James Thurber -- A double tragedy : an actor's story / Louisa May Alcott -- Un crime maternel / Fay Weldon -- Mary Postgate / Rudyard Kipling -- The walker / Patrick O'Brian -- Country lovers / Nadine Gordimer -- Monk / William Faulkner -- The widow and the parrot : a true story / Virginia Woolf -- My maiden brief / W.S. Gilbert -- An act of vengeance / Isabel Allende -- In vino veritas / A.A. Milne -- The Portobello Road / Muriel Spark.
Subject: Detective and mystery stories.

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