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Thou Shell of Death

(1936)
(Shell of Death)
(A book in the Nigel Strangeways series)
A novel by

 
Fergus O'Brien, a legendary World War One flying ace with several skeletons hidden in his closet, receives a series of mocking letters predicting that he will be murdered on Boxing Day.Undaunted, O'Brien throws a Christmas party, inviting everyone who could be suspected of making the threats, along with private detective Nigel Strangeways. But despite Nigel's presence, the former pilot is found dead, just as predicted, and Nigel is left to aid the local police in their investigation while trying to ignore his growing attraction to one of the other guests - and suspects - explorer Georgina Cavendish.Thou Shell of Death is a dazzlingly complex and addictive read, laced with literary allusions, from a master of detective fiction.

Genre: Mystery
 
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Hardback Editions

March 2013 : UK Hardback
Title: Thou Shell of Death
Author(s): Nicholas Blake
ISBN: 0-7531-9118-0 / 978-0-7531-9118-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Large Print Books
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October 1970 : UK Hardback
Title: Thou Shell of Death
Author(s): Nicholas Blake
ISBN: 0-00-231815-6 / 978-0-00-231815-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Distribution Services
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Paperback Editions

February 2014 : UK Paperback
Title: Thou Shell of Death
Author(s): Nicholas Blake
ISBN: 0-7531-9119-9 / 978-0-7531-9119-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Large Print Books
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May 2012 : UK Paperback
Title: Thou Shell of Death: A Nigel Strangeways Mystery
Author(s): Nicholas Blake
ISBN: 0-09-956536-6 / 978-0-09-956536-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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January 2009 : USA Paperback
Title: Thou Shell of Death (Nigel Strangeways Mysteries)
Author(s): Nicholas Blake
ISBN: 1-60187-036-1 / 978-1-60187-036-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Rue Morgue Press
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July 1981 : UK Paperback
Title: Thou Shell of Death (A Hamlyn whodunnit)
Author(s): Nicholas Blake
ISBN: 0-600-20162-7 / 978-0-600-20162-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hamlyn
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June 1977 : USA Mass Market Paperback
Title: Thou Shell of Death
Author(s): Nicolas Blake
ISBN: 0-06-080428-9 / 978-0-06-080428-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harpercollins
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Audio Editions

July 2016 : MP3 CD
Title: Thou Shell of Death
Author(s): Nicholas Blake
ISBN: 1-5318-4446-4 / 978-1-5318-4446-2
Publisher: Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio
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January 2013 : USA Audio edition
Title: Thou Shell of Death: Nigel Strangeways, Book 2
Author(s): Nicholas Blake
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon   

January 2013 : UK Audio edition
Title: Thou Shell of Death: Nigel Strangeways, Book 2
Author(s): Nicholas Blake
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon UK   

Kindle Editions

May 2012 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: Thou Shell of Death: A Nigel Strangeways Mystery
Author(s): Nicholas Blake
Publisher: Vintage Digital
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