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Why Shoot a Butler?

(1933)
(The second book in the Country House Mysteries series)
A novel by

 
 
A lonely old man is murderd in a quiet country lane. The bullet from the murder weapon penetrated his left lung just below the heart. The only witness to the crime is a pretty young woman with a loaded automatic in her pocket, who is obviously terrified and becoems the object of suspicion. But why, indeed, shoot a butler? Unless he had seen too much.

Genre: Mystery

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Used availability for Georgette Heyer's Why Shoot a Butler?

Hardback Editions

November 1989 : UK Textbook Binding
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Title: Why Shoot a Butler? (New Portway Large Print Books)
Author(s): Georgette Heyer
ISBN: 0-7451-7196-6 / 978-0-7451-7196-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Large print (Chivers, Windsor, Paragon & C
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February 1990 : UK Hardback
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Title: Why Shoot a Butler?
Author(s): Georgette Heyer
ISBN: 0-85140-772-2 / 978-0-85140-772-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Arlington Books Publishers Ltd
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June 1979 : USA Hardback
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Title: Why Shoot a Butler?
Author(s): Georgette Heyer
ISBN: 0-89190-649-5 / 978-0-89190-649-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Amereon Ltd
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May 1973 : USA Hardback
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Title: Why Shoot a Butler?
Author(s): Georgette Heyer
ISBN: 0-525-23375-X / 978-0-525-23375-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: E P Dutton
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March 1966 : UK Hardback
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Title: Why Shoot a Butler?
Author(s): Georgette Heyer
ISBN: 0-434-32849-9 / 978-0-434-32849-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: William Heinemann Ltd
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Paperback Editions

July 2018 : USA Paperback
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Title: Why Shoot a Butler? (Country House Mysteries)
Author(s): Georgette Heyer
ISBN: 1-4926-6946-6 / 978-1-4926-6946-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Poisoned Pen Press
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August 2012 : USA Paperback
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Title: Why Shoot a Butler?
Author(s): Georgette Heyer
ISBN: 1-4791-2911-9 / 978-1-4791-2911-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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April 2009 : USA Paperback
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Title: Why Shoot a Butler? (Country House Mysteries)
Author(s): Georgette Heyer
ISBN: 1-4022-1795-1 / 978-1-4022-1795-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Sourcebooks Landmark
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January 2007 : UK Paperback
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Title: Why Shoot a Butler?
Author(s): Georgette Heyer
ISBN: 0-09-949372-1 / 978-0-09-949372-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Arrow
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January 2001 : UK Paperback
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Title: Why Shoot a Butler?
Author(s): Georgette Heyer
ISBN: 0-7551-0891-4 / 978-0-7551-0891-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: House of Stratus
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August 1986 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Why Shoot A Butler
Author(s): Georgette Heyer
ISBN: 0-425-09323-9 / 978-0-425-09323-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Berkley
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August 1990 : UK Paperback
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Title: Why Shoot a Butler? (Paragon Softcover Large Print Books)
Author(s): Georgette Heyer
ISBN: 0-7451-3206-5 / 978-0-7451-3206-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Large print (Chivers, Windsor, Paragon & C
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November 1967 : UK Paperback
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Title: Why Shoot a Butler? (A Panther book)
Author(s): Georgette Heyer
ISBN: 0-586-01577-9 / 978-0-586-01577-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Grafton
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Audio Editions

September 2014 : Australia Audio CD
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Title: Why Shoot a Butler?
Author(s): Georgette Heyer
ISBN: 1-4862-1680-3 / 978-1-4862-1680-2 (Australia edition)
Publisher: Bolinda Audio
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September 2014 : Australia Audio CD
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Title: Why Shoot a Butler?
Author(s): Georgette Heyer
ISBN: 1-4862-1682-X / 978-1-4862-1682-6 (Australia edition)
Publisher: Bolinda Audio
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September 2014 : Australia MP3 CD
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Title: Why Shoot a Butler?
Author(s): Georgette Heyer
ISBN: 1-4862-1681-1 / 978-1-4862-1681-9 (Australia edition)
Publisher: Bolinda Audio
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September 2014 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Why Shoot a Butler?
Author(s): Georgette Heyer
Publisher: Bolinda Publishing Pty Ltd
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September 2014 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Why Shoot a Butler?
Author(s): Georgette Heyer
Publisher: Bolinda Publishing Pty Ltd
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2014 : Australia Audio CD
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Title: Why Shoot a Butler?: by Georgette Heyer (Unabridged Audiobook 9CDs)
Author(s): Georgette Heyer, narrated by Ulli Birve
ISBN: 1-4862-2445-8 / 978-1-4862-2445-6 (Australia edition)
Publisher: Bolinda Audio
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November 1995 : UK Audio Cassette
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Title: Why Shoot a Butler?: Complete & Unabridged (Isis Series)
Author(s): Georgette Heyer
ISBN: 1-85695-253-3 / 978-1-85695-253-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Isis
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Kindle Editions

July 2018 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Why Shoot a Butler? (Country House Mysteries Book 2)
Author(s): Georgette Heyer
Publisher: Poisoned Pen Press
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October 2010 : Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Why Shoot a Butler?
Author(s): Georgette Heyer
Publisher: Cornerstone Digital
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