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To Kill a Cat

To Kill a Cat

(1970)
(Wycliffe and How to Kill a Cat)
(The second book in the Wycliffe series)
A novel by

 
The girl was slim and young, with auburn hair splayed out on the pillow. Wycliffe almost believed her asleep rather than dead - until he saw her face. Although death was by strangulation, someone had smashed her face in after she was dead. She lay in a sordid room in a seedy hotel down by the docks, but her luggage, her clothes, and her make-up all indicated she was more expensive and classier than her surroundings.

Superintendent Wycliffe was officially on holiday, but the case fascinated him and he had to find out who she was, why she was lying naked in a shabby hotel room, why she had a thousand pounds hidden under some clothing, and above all, why had she been 'murdered' twice.

As he began to investigate, he found there was too much of everything about the case - too many suspects, too many motives, and too many lies.

Genre: Mystery
 
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Hardback Editions

August 1997 : UK Hardback
Title: Wycliffe and How to Kill a Cat
Author(s): W J Burley
ISBN: 0-7505-1120-6 / 978-0-7505-1120-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Magna Large Print Books
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July 1970 : UK Hardback
Title: To Kill a Cat
Author(s): W J Burley
ISBN: 0-575-00491-6 / 978-0-575-00491-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Littlehampton Book Services Ltd
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Paperback Editions

July 2006 : UK Mass Market Paperback
Title: Wycliffe and How to Kill A Cat (Wycliffe Mysteries)
Author(s): W J Burley
ISBN: 0-7528-8082-9 / 978-0-7528-8082-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orion
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2006 : UK Paperback
Title: Wycliffe and How To Kill A Cat
Author(s): W J Burley
ISBN: 1-4072-2634-7 / 978-1-4072-2634-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orion
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December 1993 : UK Paperback
Title: Wycliffe and How to Kill a Cat
Author(s): W J Burley
ISBN: 0-552-14117-8 / 978-0-552-14117-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Corgi
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September 1983 : USA Paperback
Title: To Kill a Cat
Author(s): W J Burley
ISBN: 0-8027-3030-2 / 978-0-8027-3030-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Walker & Co
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May 1976 : UK Paperback
Title: To Kill a Cat
Author(s): W J Burley
ISBN: 0-09-912050-X / 978-0-09-912050-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Arrow Bks.
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Audio Editions

June 1992 : UK Audio Cassette
Title: Wycliffe and How to Kill a Cat: Unabridged
Author(s): W J Burley
ISBN: 1-85496-613-8 / 978-1-85496-613-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Soundings Ltd
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Kindle Editions

December 2010 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
Title: Wycliffe and How to Kill A Cat
Author(s): W J Burley
Publisher: Orion
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December 2010 : UK Kindle edition
Title: Wycliffe and How to Kill A Cat
Author(s): W J Burley
Publisher: Orion
Availability: Amazon UK   



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