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An Amateur Corpse

(1978)
(The fourth book in the Charles Paris series)
A novel by

 
 
An Amateur Corpse is another fascinating Simon Brett mystery set in the backdrop of theater. Charles Paris is a part-time detective and professional actor, drawn into the affairs of an amateur theater company. Charles's friend Hugo's wife is murdered, and Hugo is charged with the crime. Paris takes on the case personally. The solution to the mystery lies in a clever double alibi. An Amateur Corpse is an absorbing and entertaining account of theatrical back staging, back scratching and backbiting.

Genre: Cozy Mystery    Get it on Google Play

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Hardback Editions

February 1991 : UK Hardback

Title: An Amateur Corpse (Lythway Large Print Books)
Author(s): Simon Brett
ISBN: 0-7451-1285-4 / 978-0-7451-1285-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Large print (Chivers, Windsor, Paragon & C
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July 1978 : USA Hardback
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Title: An Amateur Corpse
Author(s): Simon Brett
ISBN: 0-684-15571-0 / 978-0-684-15571-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scribner
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February 1978 : UK Hardback
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Title: An Amateur Corpse
Author(s): Simon Brett
ISBN: 0-575-02408-9 / 978-0-575-02408-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Victor Gollancz
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Paperback Editions

May 2000 : USA Paperback
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Title: An Amateur Corpse
Author(s): Simon Brett
ISBN: 0-595-00359-1 / 978-0-595-00359-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: iUniverse
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September 1991 : UK Paperback
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Title: An Amateur Corpse
Author(s): Simon Brett
ISBN: 0-575-04793-3 / 978-0-575-04793-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Gollancz
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January 1991 : USA Paperback
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Title: An Amateur Corpse
Author(s): Simon Brett
ISBN: 0-446-35960-2 / 978-0-446-35960-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Warner Books Inc (Mm)
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December 1990 : USA Paperback
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Title: An Amateur Corpse (G K Hall Nightingale Series Edition)
Author(s): Simon Brett
ISBN: 0-8161-5040-0 / 978-0-8161-5040-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Pr
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March 1987 : UK Paperback
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Title: An Amateur Corpse
Author(s): Simon Brett
ISBN: 0-85997-910-5 / 978-0-85997-910-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Firecrest Books
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April 1986 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Amateur Corpse, An
Author(s): Simon Brett
ISBN: 0-440-10185-9 / 978-0-440-10185-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Dell
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June 1982 : UK Paperback

Title: Amateur Corpse (Keyhole Crime)
Author(s): Simon Brett
ISBN: 0-263-73881-7 / 978-0-263-73881-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Mills & Boon
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June 1980 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Amateur Corpse/an
Author(s): Brett Simon
ISBN: 0-425-04489-0 / 978-0-425-04489-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Berkley
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Audio Editions

January 2013 : UK Audio CD
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Title: Charles Paris An Amateur Corpse (BBC Radio Crimes)
Author(s): Simon Brett
ISBN: 1-4458-9056-9 / 978-1-4458-9056-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: BBC Physical Audio
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January 2013 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Charles Paris: An Amateur Corpse (Dramatised): BBC Radio Crimes
Author(s): Simon Brett
Publisher: BBC Worldwide Limited
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January 2013 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Charles Paris: An Amateur Corpse (Dramatised): BBC Radio Crimes
Author(s): Simon Brett
Publisher: BBC Worldwide Limited
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January 2013 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Charles Paris: An Amateur Corpse (Dramatised): BBC Radio Crimes
Author(s): Simon Brett
Publisher: BBC Worldwide Limited
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December 1999 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: An Amateur Corpse
Author(s): Simon Brett
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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1997 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: An Amateur Corpse
Author(s): Simon Brett
ISBN: 0-7887-1286-1 / 978-0-7887-1286-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Recorded Books
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March 1996 : UK Audio Cassette
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Title: An Amateur Corpse: Complete & Unabridged
Author(s): Simon Brett
ISBN: 0-7451-6617-2 / 978-0-7451-6617-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Audio Books
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April 1994 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: An Amateur Corpse **N**
Author(s): Simon Brett
ISBN: 0-7861-0483-X / 978-0-7861-0483-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
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Kindle Editions

December 2011 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Amateur Corpse (A Charles Paris Mystery)
Author(s): Simon Brett
Publisher: Severn House Digital
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