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The Sad Variety

(1964)
(Book 15 in the Nigel Strangeways series)
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A VINTAGE MURDER MYSTERY

The government's security department have asked private detective Nigel Strangeways to keep a discreet eye on Professor Alfred Wagley, a research scientist who is spending the Christmas holidays in the South-West of England. But someone else is also very interested in the professor and his work, and when his young daughter is kidnapped, Nigel finds himself in a race to avert a tragedy.

A Nigel Strangeways murder mystery - the perfect introduction to the most charming and erudite detective in Golden Age crime fiction.

Genre: Mystery

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Hardback Editions

March 1974 : UK Hardback
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Title: Sad Variety ([Ulverscroft large print series. mystery])
Author(s): Nicholas Blake
ISBN: 0-85456-174-9 / 978-0-85456-174-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Ulverscroft
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Paperback Editions

July 2019 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Sad Variety: 15 (Nigel Strangeways Mysteries)
Author(s): Nicholas Blake
ISBN: 1-912194-32-5 / 978-1-912194-32-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Agora Books
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May 2012 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Sad Variety
Author(s): Nicholas Blake
ISBN: 0-09-956562-5 / 978-0-09-956562-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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June 1985 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Sad Variety (Everyman paperbacks)
Author(s): Nicholas Blake
ISBN: 0-460-02407-8 / 978-0-460-02407-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Everyman Ltd
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October 1979 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Sad Variety
Author(s): Nicholas Blake
ISBN: 0-06-080495-5 / 978-0-06-080495-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
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September 1971 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Sad Variety
Author(s): Nicholas Blake
ISBN: 0-330-02752-2 / 978-0-330-02752-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan
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Audio Editions

July 2016 : USA MP3 CD
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Title: Sad Variety, The (Nigel Strangeways)
Author(s): Nicholas Blake
ISBN: 1-5318-4351-4 / 978-1-5318-4351-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio
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April 2013 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Sad Variety: Nigel Strangeways, Book 15
Author(s): Nicholas Blake
Publisher: Audible Studios
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April 2013 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Sad Variety: Nigel Strangeways, Book 15
Author(s): Nicholas Blake
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

July 2019 : USA Kindle edition
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Title: The Sad Variety (The Nigel Strangeways Mysteries Book 15)
Author(s): Nicholas Blake
Publisher: Agora Books
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May 2012 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Sad Variety
Author(s): Nicholas Blake
Publisher: Vintage Digital
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA