Death on the Nile – UK 1st

Agatha Christie

1937

£900.00

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Original Title Death on the Nile - UK 1st
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Death on the Nile – UK 1st by Agatha Christie. First UK edition. First impression from 1937. The binding is firm. Some pages have minor markings, the worst of which I have shown here. There is some toning to boards. Please see pictures. PayPal accepted, any questions please get in touch.

About Death on the Nile

Agatha Christie’s most daring travel mystery.

The tranquillity of a cruise along the Nile is shattered by the discovery that Linnet Ridgeway has been shot through the head. She was young, stylish and beautiful, a girl who had everything – until she lost her life.

Hercule Poirot recalls an earlier outburst by a fellow passenger: ‘I’d like to put my dear little pistol against her head and just press the trigger.’ Yet in this exotic setting’ nothing is ever quite what it seems…

‘The construction is flawless.’ – Daily Mail

‘Must be read twice, once for enjoyment and once to see how the wheels go round.’ – The Times

‘The main alibi is of the first brilliance … the descriptive work hits, as it were, the Nile on the head.’ – Observer

‘A peach of a case for Poirot. I take my hat off to the author for as ingenious an alibi as can well be imagined.’ – Sunday Times

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Weight .7 kg