The Resource Married people : a collection of short stories, Mary Roberts Rinehart, (electronic resource)

Married people : a collection of short stories, Mary Roberts Rinehart, (electronic resource)

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Married people : a collection of short stories
Title
Married people
Title remainder
a collection of short stories
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Mary Roberts Rinehart
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eng
Summary
Ten tales of married life: happy, sad, and blood-soaked Clarke Wellington supposes it's time he murdered his wife. Dolly isn't a promiscuous woman, and she isn't violent, but she is stingy, petty, and cruel, and she runs her household with a tyranny that has turned her husband into a mouse and her children into frightened little automatons. Of course, it's easy to make this kind of decision, but much harder to follow through. When a man hasn't stood up for himself in years, how can he possibly learn to kill? "The Man Who Killed His Wife" is just one in this sterling collection of short stories by a master of the classic mystery novel. Rinehart tells her tales one couple at a time, from the Wellingtons to the Bryces to the Chisholms. In some of their houses is physical violence, and in some, the torment is purely emotional. Not until death will these happy couples part, but that day is coming sooner than some of them think
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Midwest
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1876-1958
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Rinehart, Mary Roberts
Dewey number
813.54
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fiction
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  • Married people
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adult
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Married people : a collection of short stories, Mary Roberts Rinehart, (electronic resource)
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multicolored
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MWT11549340
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1 online resource
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9781480409194
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11549340
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remote
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Married people : a collection of short stories, Mary Roberts Rinehart, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11549340
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781480409194
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11549340
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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