Off the coast of Burry Port in south Wales, two fishermen discover a shipping crate and manage to haul it ashore. Inside is the decomposing body of a brutally murdered man. With nothing to indicate who he is or where it came from, the local police decide to call in Scotland Yard. Fortunately Inspector Joseph French does not believe in insoluble cases – there are always clues to be found if you know what to look for. Testing his theories with his accustomed thoroughness, French’s ingenuity..
As he drove his chief down to Kidlington, Lewis returned the conversation to where it had begun. ''You haven''t told me what you think about this fellow Owens - the dead woman''s..Подробнее
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Morse was beset by a nagging feeling. Most of his fanciful notions about the Taylor girl had evaporated and he had begun to suspect that further investigation into Valerie''s..Описание
In this beautifully packaged hardcover, we find four of Simenon''s much-loved Inspector Maigret novels in one volume. The dead body of a man has covered the seats of a train in..Подробнее
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