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The Detective Wore Silk Drawers

(1971)
(The second book in the Sergeant Cribb series)
A novel by

 
 
Sergeant Cribb finds himself immersed in the world of nineteenth-century pugilism, investigating illegal bare-knuckle boxing. Cribb sends in Constable Jago, the police boxing champion, undercover to the gang's secret training centre. Cribb must think on his feet in the final rounds of this mystery.

Genre: Mystery

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Used availability for Peter Lovesey's The Detective Wore Silk Drawers

Hardback Editions

June 2000 : UK Hardback

Title: Detective Wore Silk Drawers (Lythway Large Print Books)
Author(s): Peter Lovesey
ISBN: 0-7540-4072-0 / 978-0-7540-4072-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Large print (Chivers, Windsor, Paragon & C
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February 1987 : UK Textbook Binding
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Title: Detective Wore Silk Drawers (Lythway Large Print Books)
Author(s): Peter Lovesey
ISBN: 0-7451-7049-8 / 978-0-7451-7049-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Large print (Chivers, Windsor, Paragon & C
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May 1971 : UK Hardback
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Title: Detective Wore Silk Drawers
Author(s): Peter Lovesey
ISBN: 0-333-12578-9 / 978-0-333-12578-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan
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1971 : USA Hardback
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Title: The detective wore silk drawers (A Red badge novel of suspense)
Author(s): Peter Lovesey
ISBN: 0-396-06377-2 / 978-0-396-06377-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Dodd, Mead
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Paperback Editions

May 2018 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Detective Wore Silk Drawers (Sergeant Cribb): The Second Sergeant Cribb Mystery
Author(s): Peter Lovesey
ISBN: 0-7515-7259-4 / 978-0-7515-7259-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sphere
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October 2008 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Detective Wore Silk Drawers (A Sergeant Cribb Investigation)
Author(s): Peter Lovesey
ISBN: 1-56947-524-5 / 978-1-56947-524-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Soho Crime
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November 2000 : UK Paperback
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Title: Detective Wore Silk Drawers (Lythway Large Print Books)
Author(s): Peter Lovesey
ISBN: 0-7540-4073-9 / 978-0-7540-4073-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Large print (Chivers, Windsor, Paragon & C
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October 1999 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Detective Wore Silk Drawers (A&B Crime) (A&B Crime S.)
Author(s): Peter Lovesey
ISBN: 0-7490-0445-2 / 978-0-7490-0445-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Allison & Busby
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June 2000 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Detective Wore Silk Drawers
Author(s): Peter Lovesey
ISBN: 0-7862-2426-6 / 978-0-7862-2426-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Pr
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October 1989 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Detective Wore Silk Drawers (A Sergeant Cribb Mystery)
Author(s): Peter Lovesey
ISBN: 0-06-080999-X / 978-0-06-080999-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
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February 1980 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Detective Wore Silk Drawers (Penguin crime fiction)
Author(s): Peter Lovesey
ISBN: 0-14-005558-4 / 978-0-14-005558-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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January 1988 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Detective Wore Silk Drawers
Author(s): Peter Lovesey
ISBN: 0-09-956070-4 / 978-0-09-956070-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Arrow Books Ltd
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October 1972 : UK Paperback
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Title: Detective Wore Silk Drawers
Author(s): Peter Lovesey
ISBN: 0-586-03602-4 / 978-0-586-03602-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Distribution Services
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Audio Editions

August 2018 : UK Audio CD

Title: The Detective Wore Silk Drawers
Author(s): Peter Lovesey
ISBN: 1-4079-7398-3 / 978-1-4079-7398-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Soundings Audio Books
Availability: Amazon UK   


August 2018 : UK Audio CD

Title: The Detective Wore Silk Drawers
Author(s): Peter Lovesey
ISBN: 1-4079-7399-1 / 978-1-4079-7399-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Soundings Audio Books
Availability: Amazon UK   


August 2018 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Detective Wore Silk Drawers
Author(s): Peter Lovesey
Publisher: Soundings
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August 2018 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: The Detective Wore Silk Drawers
Author(s): Peter Lovesey
Publisher: Soundings
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August 2018 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Detective Wore Silk Drawers
Author(s): Peter Lovesey
Publisher: Soundings
Availability: Amazon UK   


September 1988 : UK Audio Cassette

Title: Detective Wore Silk Drawers: Complete & Unabridged
Author(s): Peter Lovesey
ISBN: 0-7451-6112-X / 978-0-7451-6112-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Large print (Chivers, Windsor, Paragon & C
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October 1988 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: Detective Wore Silk Drawers : A Sergeant Cribb Adventure
Author(s): Peter Lovesey
ISBN: 0-8161-9452-1 / 978-0-8161-9452-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: G K Hall Audio Books
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Kindle Editions

August 2013 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Detective Wore Silk Drawers: The Second Sergeant Cribb Mystery
Author(s): Peter Lovesey
Publisher: Sphere
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October 2008 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Detective Wore Silk Drawers (A Sergeant Cribb Investigation Book 2)
Author(s): Peter Lovesey
Publisher: Soho Crime
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