The Resource The mysterious affair at styles, Agatha Christie, (electronic resource)

The mysterious affair at styles, Agatha Christie, (electronic resource)

Label
The mysterious affair at styles
Title
The mysterious affair at styles
Statement of responsibility
Agatha Christie
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Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Agatha Christie, the Queen of Mystery, introduces us for the first time to Hercule Poirot, as he solves the mysterious demise of Mrs. Alfred Inglethorpe at her country estate, Styles Court. Many suspects come under his scrutiny, so it is his genius to unravel all the intricacies of the case that allow him to ultimately solve the crime-and the ending may surprise many listeners
Member of
Summary
There has been a murder at Styles Court. Detective Poirot comes out of retirement to solve who would want the rich heiress Inglethorp dead, and would have the impudence to poison her. The jagged plot turns keep Poirot - and the reader - guessing as suspicion shifts from one peculiar character to the next. In Agatha Christie's first published work, the reader meets Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, destined to become the central detective of her mystery novels
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Audio
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10135528
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1890-1976
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Christie, Agatha
Dewey number
823.912
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not applicable
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not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Narrated by David Thorn
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Thorn, David
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Hercule Poirot mysteries
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poisoning
  • Murder investigation
  • Country homes
  • World War I veterans
  • Family estates
  • Murder
  • Murder suspects
  • Belgians in England
  • Senior men
  • Private investigators
  • Poirot, Hercule (Fictitious character)
  • England
Target audience
adult
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not applicable
Label
The mysterious affair at styles, Agatha Christie, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
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unknown
Control code
MWT11091024
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (6hr., 26 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9781483012155
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
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unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11091024
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The mysterious affair at styles, Agatha Christie, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11091024
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (6hr., 26 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781483012155
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11091024
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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