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The Body in the Library

A Literary History of Modern Medicine

by Iain Bamforth

  • 275 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Verso .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Collections & anthologies of various literary forms,
  • History of medicine,
  • Medicine,
  • Special Subjects In Literature,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • Social medicine,
  • Medicine in literature,
  • General,
  • History,
  • Regional, Ethnic, Genre, Specific Subject,
  • Collected works,
  • Literary Collections

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8624316M
    ISBN 101859845347
    ISBN 109781859845349

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The Body in the Library is a work of detective fiction by Agatha Christie and first published in the US The Body in the Library book Dodd, Mead and Company in February and in UK by the Collins Crime Club in May of the same year. The US edition retailed at $ and the UK edition at seven shillings and sixpence (7/6).

The novel features her fictional amateur detective, Miss MarpleAuthor: Agatha Christie. A thoroughly compelling, highly inventive brain bender of a book, The Body Library--for me--completely delivered on the goodwill I had for John Nyquist after the excellent A Man of Shadows.

I am not a fast reader, but I set off apace with this are barely went a day without picking it up/5. The Body in the Library is a clever little book.

Miss Marple is called in to investigate when her friend finds a dead body (in the library). What I enjoy about Christie is she doesn't take her mysteries too seriously. There's lots of room for humorous little bits/5. Agatha Christie's "The Body in the Library" is the second book in her Miss Marple Mysteries.

The mystery and writing are interesting and the book fixes many of the issues I had with the first book. Specifically, there's more Miss Marple here and the book actually reads like a texasbestchambers.com by: Jul 26,  · The Body Library (Nyquist Mysteries) [Jeff Noon] on texasbestchambers.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Jeff Noon returns with a staggering hallucinogenic sequel to A Man of Shadows, taking hapless investigator John Nyquist into a city where reality is contaminated by the imagination of its citizens In a city dissolving into an infected sprawl of ideas/5(8).

Apr 13,  · In my hometown, both the library and the body were completely ordinary. The library had a red brick front, it was attached to a shopping plaza, it had a children’s area in the center with giant cardboard picture books ringed by metal shelves overcrowded with tattered romance novels.

Book Review:The Body in the Library: A Miss Marple Mystery by Agathat ChristieThis book takes place in a little village called Denemouth, England.

The book is a mystery genre and it tells the story of a murder that occured in the areas of Denemouth and the hotel Majestic/5(30).

The Body in the Library is a work of detective fiction by Agatha Christie and first published in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company in February and in UK by the Collins Crime Club in May of the same year.

The U.S. edition retailed at$ and the UK edition at seven shillings and sixpence (7. Dec 12,  · A young woman's corpse is dumped in the library of Gossington Hall, home of Jane Marple's friend Dolly Bantry and her husband Arthur.

Pompous Chief Constable Melchett suspects a connection with Basil Blake, an arty young man who lives locally but /10(K). Apr 12,  · The iconic Miss Marple must investigate the case of a girl found dead in Agatha Christie’s classic mystery, The Body in the Library. It’s seven in the morning.

The Bantrys wake to find the body of a young woman in their library. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. The Body in the Library Book Summary and Study Guide.

Agatha Christie Booklist Agatha Christie Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of The Body in the Library; The body of a young woman is found in the library of Colonel and Mrs. Bantry. Mrs. Bantry immediately calls in her old friend, Miss Marple, to investigate the crime.

e-Book Exclusive Extras. Christie biographer Charles Osborne's essay on The Body in the Library "The Marples": the complete guide to all the cases of crime literature's foremost female detective. Subjects. Women detectives.

Apr 12,  · I'm embarrassed to say that I can't remember ever reading an Agatha Christie book before. I'm certainly glad that I chose this one, a Miss Marple texasbestchambers.com body was found in the library of the Bantry's, a proper English couple, so I suppose it should have been easy to dismiss the possibility of their involvement in the crime/5(48).

Apr 05,  · THE BODY LIBRARY by Jeff Noon Angry Robot, p/b, pp, £ Reviewed by Chris Limb. Having fled the ruins of his previous life in the twin cities of Dayzone and Nocturna, private detective John Henry Nyquist sets up shop in Storyville, and before long is already on another case.

Oct 11,  · At the center of “The Library Book” is a seven-hour fire that raged through the Los Angeles Central Library on April 29,destroying or damaging more than a million books.

Dec 26,  · Surprisingly, "The Body In The Library" turns out to be not only the longest, but also probably the best-paced film in the series out of the 8 I've seen so far. The "body" of the title is discovered right away, and the murder investigation begins shortly afterwards/10(K).

We are very proud to present our sixth annual Bodies From The Library conference celebrating the Golden Age of Detective Fiction. Join us if you are a fan of Agatha Christie and her contemporaries – Ngaio Marsh, Dorothy L Sayers, John Dickson Carr, Margery Allingham, the Detection Club - or if you want to discover.

Jun 27,  · Jameson First Shot in association with Kevin Spacey's Trigger Street Productions presents 'The Library Book' starring Adrien Brody. Like and. This story is a blast to listen to from the first several repetitions of the phrase "The Body in the Library!" Funny, smart, and chilling, the plot twists and turns.

Marple shows up with her unflinching powers of observation and fearless assessment of the darkness within humanity. In The Body in the Library Agatha Christie name-checks herself through the voice of young detective fiction aficionado, Peter Carmody. Peter, intrigued by the murder at hand, boasts of having signed copies of Agatha Christie and Dorothy L.

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Fill out the form and access the Anatomy & Physiology eBook library. Share. Get our awesome anatomy emails!May 21,  · I wrote some initial thoughts about The Body in the Library in my Sunday Salon post. This is the mystery of who killed Ruby Keene.

Ruby was eighteen, a professional dancer employed at the Majestic Hotel Danemouth as a dance hostess. Her body was found in the Bantrys' library at Gossington Hall. Then the charred body of.