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Death is No Sportsman

(1938)
(The second book in the Inspector Mallett series)
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An Inspector Mallett mystery - The story begins deceptively with a pastoral setting in the River Didder and peaceful villages of Didford Parva and Didford Magna. Four businessmen have formed a syndicate and bought the fishing rights of a reach of the Didder. Their unofficial headquarters is the Polworthy Arms. Against the idyllic backdrop however run local passions, rivalries and then murder. It is up to Inspector Mallet to draw upon his fishing knowledge to resolve the case.

Genre: Mystery

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August 1978 : UK Hardback
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Title: Death is No Sportsman
Author(s): Cyril Hare
ISBN: 0-7066-0755-4 / 978-0-7066-0755-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Remploy
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September 2009 : UK Paperback
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Title: Death is No Sportsman
Author(s): Cyril Hare
ISBN: 0-571-24643-5 / 978-0-571-24643-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber and Faber
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March 2011 : Paperback
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Title: [(Death is No Sportsman)] [Author: Cyril Hare] published on (March, 2011)
Author(s): Cyril Hare
Publisher: Faber Finds
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January 2001 : UK Paperback
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Title: Death is No Sportsman (Inspector Mallett Mystery S.)
Author(s): Cyril Hare
ISBN: 1-84232-648-1 / 978-1-84232-648-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: House of Stratus
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May 1991 : USA Paperback
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Title: Death Is No Sportsman/an Inspector Mallett Mystery
Author(s): Cyril Hare
ISBN: 0-06-080555-2 / 978-0-06-080555-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
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March 1986 : UK Paperback
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Title: Death is No Sportsman
Author(s): Cyril Hare
ISBN: 0-571-13794-6 / 978-0-571-13794-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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