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Hydra with Six Heads

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Recently-qualified Dr Roy Cartwright takes a temporary post as a locum in an established London practice.

Soon, he is falsely accused of the attempted rape of a middle-aged female patient-and the practice receptionist, Lilian, warns him that the same thing happened to Dr Markson. Now, Dr Markson is reported to be on holiday; but his body is found in Southampton Water.

Dr Cartwright becomes dragged into corruption and he is lucky that his uncle has friends in Scotland Yard who can try to help him. He also has a friend in Lilian . . .

Genre: Mystery

Used availability for Josephine Bell's Hydra with Six Heads

Hardback Editions

May 2002 : UK Hardback

Title: A Hydra with Six Heads (Black Dagger Crime)
Author(s): Josephine Bell
ISBN: 0-7540-8609-7 / 978-0-7540-8609-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Press
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1977 : USA Hardback

Title: A hydra with six heads
Author(s): Josephine Bell
ISBN: 0-8128-2407-5 / 978-0-8128-2407-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Stein and Day
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November 1970 : UK Hardback

Title: Hydra with Six Heads
Author(s): Josephine Bell
ISBN: 0-340-12571-3 / 978-0-340-12571-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Ltd
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Paperback Editions

April 2012 : UK Paperback

Title: A Hydra with Six Heads (Bello)
Author(s): Josephine Bell
ISBN: 1-4472-1670-9 / 978-1-4472-1670-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Bello
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