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The Franchise Affair

(1948)
(The third book in the Alan Grant series)
A novel by

 
 
Marion Sharpe and her mother seem an unlikely duo to be found on the wrong side of the law. Quiet and ordinary, they have led a peaceful and unremarkable life at their country home, The Franchise. Unremarkable that is, until the police turn up with a demure young woman on their doorstep. Not only does Betty Kane accuse them of kidnap and abuse, she can back up her claim with a detailed description of the attic room in which she was kept, right down to the crack in its round window. But there's something about Betty Kane's story that doesn't quite add up. Inspector Alan Grant of Scotland Yard is stumped. It takes Robert Blair, solicitor turned amateur detective, to solve the mystery that lies at the heart of The Franchise Affair.

Genre: Mystery

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2001 : Hardback
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November 1994 : UK Hardback
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Title: Franchise Affair
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ISBN: 0-7451-2607-3 / 978-0-7451-2607-4 (UK edition)
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September 1985 : USA Hardback
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Title: Franchise Affair
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ISBN: 0-89966-187-4 / 978-0-89966-187-2 (USA edition)
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April 1981 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Franchise Affair
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ISBN: 0-8376-0446-X / 978-0-8376-0446-6 (USA edition)
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August 1978 : UK Hardback
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Title: Franchise Affair (Lythway classics of crime and detection)
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ISBN: 0-85046-801-9 / 978-0-85046-801-4 (UK edition)
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June 1970 : UK Hardback
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ISBN: 0-432-16503-7 / 978-0-432-16503-4 (UK edition)
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March 1965 : UK Hardback
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Title: Franchise Affair (Reading Today S.)
Author(s): Josephine Tey
ISBN: 0-17-443513-4 / 978-0-17-443513-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Thomas Nelson & Sons Ltd
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September 1954 : USA Hardback
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Title: Three by Tey: Miss Pym Disposes, The Franchise Affair, and Brat Farrar
Author(s): Josephine Tey, Elizabeth MacKintosh
ISBN: 0-02-617180-5 / 978-0-02-617180-9 (USA edition)
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1949 : Hardback
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Title: The Franchise Affair
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1948 : Hardback
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Title: The Franchise Affair
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February 2022 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Franchise Affair: Their country house will soon play host to a nightmare...
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ISBN: 1-78609-164-X / 978-1-78609-164-2 (UK edition)
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May 2021 : Paperback
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October 2020 : Paperback
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September 2020 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Franchise Affair: Inspector Allan Grant #3
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ISBN: 1-4794-5333-1 / 978-1-4794-5333-7 (USA edition)
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August 2020 : Paperback
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December 2015 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Franchise Affair
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ISBN: 1-5197-2683-X / 978-1-5197-2683-4 (USA edition)
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August 2009 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Franchise Affair: Their country house will soon play host to a nightmare...
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ISBN: 0-09-953683-8 / 978-0-09-953683-3 (UK edition)
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July 2003 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Franchise Affair
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ISBN: 0-09-945202-2 / 978-0-09-945202-7 (UK edition)
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August 1998 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Franchise Affair
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ISBN: 0-684-84256-4 / 978-0-684-84256-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
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June 1995 : UK Paperback
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Title: Franchise Affair
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ISBN: 0-7451-2609-X / 978-0-7451-2609-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Large print (Chivers, Windsor, Paragon & C
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April 1992 : UK Paperback
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Title: Franchise Affair HGR Int 2nd Edn (Heinemann Guided Readers)
Author(s): Julia Esplen, Josephine Tey, K Parsons, T C Jupp
ISBN: 0-435-27233-0 / 978-0-435-27233-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan Education
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January 1995 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Franchise Affair (Thorndike Large Print General Series)
Author(s): Josephine Tey
ISBN: 0-7862-0331-5 / 978-0-7862-0331-4 (USA edition)
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May 1990 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Franchise Affair (Classic Crime)
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ISBN: 0-14-012820-4 / 978-0-14-012820-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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July 1990 : UK Paperback
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Title: Franchise Affair Hgr Int (Heinemann guided readers)
Author(s): Julia Esplen, Josephine Tey, K Parsons, T C Jupp
ISBN: 0-435-27133-4 / 978-0-435-27133-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan Education
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November 1988 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Franchise Affair
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ISBN: 0-02-008823-X / 978-0-02-008823-3 (USA edition)
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August 1988 : UK Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Franchise Affair
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ISBN: 0-14-011177-8 / 978-0-14-011177-4 (UK edition)
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1983 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Franchise Affair Edition: Reprint
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ISBN: 0-671-50812-1 / 978-0-671-50812-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Pocket Books
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January 1951 : UK Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Franchise Affair
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ISBN: 0-14-000841-1 / 978-0-14-000841-8 (UK edition)
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June 1980 : USA Paperback
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Title: FRANCHISE AFFAIR
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ISBN: 0-671-41527-1 / 978-0-671-41527-3 (USA edition)
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February 1977 : USA Paperback
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1971 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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ISBN: 0-425-03154-3 / 978-0-425-03154-4 (USA edition)
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March 1961 : Mass Market Paperback
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September 2017 : Australia Audio CD
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ISBN: 1-4894-0798-7 / 978-1-4894-0798-6 (Australia edition)
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September 2017 : Australia Audio CD
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May 2011 : Canada Audio edition
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May 2011 : UK Audio edition
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1992 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: The Franchise Affair (A BBC Audio Colletion)
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ISBN: 1-55935-103-9 / 978-1-55935-103-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: The Mind's Eye - 2 cassettes
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April 1991 : UK Audio Cassette
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Title: Complete & Unabridged (The Franchise Affair)
Author(s): Josephine Tey
ISBN: 0-7451-6324-6 / 978-0-7451-6324-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Audio Books
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May 1991 : UK Audio Cassette
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ISBN: 0-563-40993-2 / 978-0-563-40993-9 (UK edition)
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Kindle Editions

February 2021 : Australia, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Franchise Affair: [Inspector Alan Grant #3]
Author(s): Elizabeth Mackintosh, Josephine Tey
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September 2020 : Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Franchise Affair: Inspector Allan Grant #3
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May 2016 : Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Franchise Affair
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February 2015 : Canada Kindle edition
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March 2014 : Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Franchise Affair
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December 2012 : USA Kindle edition
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Title: The Franchise Affair (Inspector Alan Grant Book 3)
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June 2011 : Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Franchise Affair: Their country house will soon play host to a nightmare...
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