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Tragedy at Law

(1942)
(The first book in the Francis Pettigrew series)
A novel by

 
 
Judge William Barber's tour of the Southern Circuit starts off as normally as wartime England will permit. But as a strange series of incidents occurs, Francis Pettigrew and Inspector Mallet puzzle over whether these are nasty practical jokes, or is someone trying to murder the Judge?

Genre: Mystery

Praise for this book

"Acknowledged by many lawyers to be the classic detective story with a legal background." - Henry Cecil

"Outstanding among portraits of legal life in crime fiction." - Julian Symons


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Hardback Editions

1942 : UK Hardback
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Title: Tragedy at Law (Pan Classic Crime S.)
Author(s): Cyril Hare
ISBN: 0-333-76600-8 / 978-0-333-76600-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan
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January 1973 : UK Hardback

Title: Tragedy at Law
Author(s): Cyril Hare
ISBN: 0-571-08661-6 / 978-0-571-08661-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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Paperback Editions

December 2015 : USA Paperback
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Title: Tragedy at Law
Author(s): Cyril Hare
ISBN: 1-5229-8188-8 / 978-1-5229-8188-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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March 2009 : UK Paperback
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Title: Tragedy at Law
Author(s): Cyril Hare
ISBN: 0-571-24487-4 / 978-0-571-24487-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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January 1999 : UK Paperback
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Title: Tragedy at Law (Pan Classic Crime S.)
Author(s): Cyril Hare
ISBN: 0-330-37738-8 / 978-0-330-37738-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pan Books
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May 1991 : USA Paperback
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Title: Tragedy at Law
Author(s): Cyril Hare
ISBN: 0-06-080522-6 / 978-0-06-080522-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harper Perennial
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January 1986 : UK Paperback
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Title: Tragedy at Law
Author(s): Cyril Hare
ISBN: 0-571-13657-5 / 978-0-571-13657-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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January 1973 : UK Paperback

Title: Tragedy at Law
Author(s): Cyril Hare
ISBN: 0-571-06303-9 / 978-0-571-06303-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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Audio Editions

May 2019 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Tragedy at Law
Author(s): Cyril Hare
ISBN: 1-4945-3622-6 / 978-1-4945-3622-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tantor Audio
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May 2019 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Tragedy at Law
Author(s): Cyril Hare
ISBN: 1-5414-3087-5 / 978-1-5414-3087-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tantor Audio
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May 2019 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Tragedy at Law
Author(s): Cyril Hare
Publisher: Tantor Audio
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December 2005 : UK Audio Cassette

Title: Tragedy at Law
Author(s): Cyril Hare
ISBN: 1-84648-009-4 / 978-1-84648-009-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Oakhill Publishing Limited
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December 2005 : UK Audio CD

Title: Tragedy at Law
Author(s):
ISBN: 1-84648-021-3 / 978-1-84648-021-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Oakhill Publishing Limited
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Kindle Editions

March 2019 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Tragedy at Law
Author(s): Cyril Hare
Publisher: Reading Essentials
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December 2011 : Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Tragedy at Law
Author(s): Cyril Hare
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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