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The Resource You might as well die : an Algonquin Round Table mystery, J.J. Murphy

You might as well die : an Algonquin Round Table mystery, J.J. Murphy

Label
You might as well die : an Algonquin Round Table mystery
Title
You might as well die
Title remainder
an Algonquin Round Table mystery
Statement of responsibility
J.J. Murphy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When second-rate illustrator Ernie MacGuffin's artistic works triple in value following his apparent suicide off the Brooklyn Bridge, Dorothy Parker smells something fishy. Enlisting the help of magician and skeptic Harry Houdini, she goes to a seance held by MacGuffin's mistress, where Ernie's ghostly voice seems hauntingly real..
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Summary
When second-rate illustrator Ernie MacGuffin commits suicide and days later, his artistic works triple in value and The New Yorker wants to write a profile on him, Dorothy Parker smells a rat and asks magician and skeptic Harry Houdini to help her expose the truth. Original
Theme
Pace
Tone
Writing style
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10056407
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Murphy, J. J.
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
The Algonquin Round Table mystery series
Series volume
[bk. 2]
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  • Parker, Dorothy
  • Algonquin Round Table
  • Authors
  • Illustrators
  • Murder
  • Nineteen twenties
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
You might as well die : an Algonquin Round Table mystery, J.J. Murphy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "An Obsidian mystery."
  • Includes excerpt from the author's A friendly game of murder (p. [313]-324)
Control code
ocn706018062
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
324 ; p.
Isbn
9780451235329
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)706018062
Label
You might as well die : an Algonquin Round Table mystery, J.J. Murphy
Publication
Note
  • "An Obsidian mystery."
  • Includes excerpt from the author's A friendly game of murder (p. [313]-324)
Control code
ocn706018062
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
324 ; p.
Isbn
9780451235329
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)706018062

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