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Fear And Miss Betony

(1941)
(The fourth book in the Chief Inspector Dan Pardoe series)
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Emma Betony was living out her dignified, elderly, poverty-stricken life when an appeal for help from a former student brought her to the little town of Martinmas and a nursing home transformed into a girls' school. Set in 1940, he school had recently been moved from its former English coastal location to avoid German bombers. Famed Edgar-winning mystery critic and acquisitions librarian at the University of Colorado, James Sandoe call this 1941 Golden Age detective novel an essential acquisition for libraries in his Readers Guide to Detective Fiction. This book marked the fourth and final appearance of Scotland Yarders Dan Pardoe and Tommy Salt.

Genre: Mystery

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Paperback Editions

October 2019 : UK Paperback
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Title: Fear for Miss Betony
Author(s): Dorothy Bowers
ISBN: 1-899000-09-7 / 978-1-899000-09-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Moonstone Press
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November 2005 : USA Paperback
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Title: Fear and Miss Betony (Rue Morgue Vintage Mysteries)
Author(s): Dorothy Bowers
ISBN: 0-915230-86-0 / 978-0-915230-86-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Rue Morgue Press
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Kindle Editions

September 2019 : Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Fear For Miss Betony
Author(s): Dorothy Bowers
Publisher: Moonstone Press
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December 2018 : Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Fear for Miss Betony (Black Heath Classic Crime)
Author(s): Dorothy Bowers
Publisher: Black Heath Editions
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