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A louse for the hangman

Leo Bruce

A louse for the hangman

by Leo Bruce

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Published by P. Davies in London .
Written in English

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  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Deene, Carolus (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
    • History teachers -- Fiction.,
    • England -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Leo Bruce [pseud.]
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.C8742 Lo, PR6005.R673 Lo
      The Physical Object
      Pagination207 p.
      Number of Pages207
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5783328M
      LC Control Number59038511
      OCLC/WorldCa6351192

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      Corliss Books (US) Bookseller Inventory # Title Hangman's House Author Donn Byrne Illustrator John Richard Flanagan Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Good Jacket condition No Jacket Edition Reprint Binding Hardcover Publisher Grosset & Dunlap Place of Publication N. Y. Date published Bookseller catalogs Corliss Books; Size.   This is a film that opens with Al Pacino’s hang-dog cop getting sideswiped, going on a poorly-filmed high-speed chase, and then pulling a gun on the driver despite the urging of those around him to be careful because he may have a bomb. “Sunovabitch just ruined my car,” he responds. It doesn't get smarter from there. It’s the kind of script that allows an Oscar winner to say “Serious.

      Slowly the huge man got dressed and wiped the hair from his forehead. Then, without a word, he walked to the far end of the room. There, between the battered kitchen bench and the house altar with its crucifi x and dried roses, stood his hangman’s sword. The body of a man is found hanging in an empty house. To the Edinburgh police force, this appears to be a simple suicide case. But something about the scene strikes Detective Inspector Tony McLean as off. Days later another body is found hanging from an identical rope, with a noose tied in the identical way.


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