Death of adoxy

  • 192 Pages
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Fontana , London
Fiction in En
StatementRex Stout.
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL14876008M
ISBN 100006138896

Death of a Doxy (Nero Wolfe) Mass Market Paperback – December 1, by Rex Stout (Author)/5(63). Death of a Doxy was the forty second instalment of the Nero Wolfe series, published in (the first in the series was published in ). In this outing, Wolfe and the narrator, Archie, are tasked with clearing the name of one of their detectives accused of murder/5.

With a rich man footing the bills and a handsome lover on the side, Isabel Kerr seemed to have the perfect setup.

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Now the well-kept lady is stone-cold dead, and the cops have nabbed a Manhattan private eye who just happens to be an acquaintance of Nero Wolfe. Unable to refuse a /5(13). Death Of A Doxy Review This mystery, published inis a neat puzzle, with well-staged set pieces, and nicely drawn characters.

The storytelling is tight and keeps the reader guessing all. Death Of A Doxy () About book: Handsome Playboy Orrie Cather, one of Nero Wolfe's operatives, usually has women falling at his feet. But they usually don't fall all the way to dead.

Death of a Doxy by Stout, Rex and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Death Doxy, First Edition - AbeBooks Passion for books. Orrie is the only one of Wolfe's operatives to have the plot of two Stout books turn on his actions: Death of a Doxy and Stout's final work, A Family Affair.

This is one of three Wolfe stories using clueing related to relatively arcane mathematical trivia: "The Zero Clue" in Three Men Out, And Be a Villain, and Death. Directed by Timothy Hutton.

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With Timothy Hutton, Maury Chaykin, Colin Fox, Bill Smitrovich. When Archie does a private eye associate a favor and tries to recover his P.I. license from a blackmailing girlfriend, he finds the ex-showgirl bludgeoned to death/10(91).

Death of a Doxie is a good sample of Stouts work and there are alot more to read in the series. Classic Nero Published by User, 16 years ago5/5(5).

death of a doxy by Rex Stout ‧ RELEASE DATE: Aug. 19, Author: Rex Stout. About Death of a Doxy With a rich man footing the bills and a handsome lover on the side, Isabel Kerr seemed to have the perfect setup.

Now the well-kept lady is stone-cold dead, and the cops have nabbed a Manhattan private eye who just happens to be an acquaintance of Nero Wolfe. Death of a Doxy by Rex Stout; 12 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Fiction, Private investigators, Nero Wolfe (Fictitious character), Translations into Russian, Fiction in English, American Detective and mystery stories; Places: New York (State), New York, New York (N.Y.).

Death of a Doxy Hardcover – 1 June by Rex Stout (Author) out of 5 stars 52 ratings/5(48). Apple Books Preview.

Death of a Doxy (Unabridged) Rex Stout. $; $; Publisher Description. With a rich man footing the bills and a handsome lover on the side, Isabel Kerr seemed to have the perfect setup.

Now the well-kept lady is stone-cold dead, and the cops have nabbed a Manhattan private eye who just happens to be an acquaintance Author: Rex Stout. Would you listen to Death of a Doxy again. Why. Yes. It is a fine, complex puzzle with a satisfying resolution. Good strong characters, too, and some nicely evil ones.

What other book might you compare Death of a Doxy to and why. Stout's Death of a Dude, for no good reason other than similarity of title. With a rich man footing the bills and a handsome lover on the side, Isabel Kerr was taken care of well.

When someone takes care of her in a more final sense, her murder is pinned on a detective friend of Nero Wolfe's. Agreeing to help clear his buddy's name, Wolfe winds up entertaining a party of fools and lovers connected with the doxy's Range: $ - $ Death of a Doxy Book Summary and Study Guide.

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Editions for Death of a Doxy: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition), (Paperback), (Audiobook published in Death Of A Doxy, or a term referring to a "kept woman," is an archaic concept now.

It was an extremely shameful situation at one time, and certainty one that a virtuous woman wouldn't want known about her sister.

At least that was the situation when Orrie Cather was held as a material witness in the death /5(51). The New York Times Book Review A grand master of the form, Rex Stout is one of America's greatest mystery writers, and his literary creation Nero Wolfe is one of the greatest fictional detectives of all time.

Together, Stout and Wolfe have entertained--and puzzled--millions of mystery fans around the world/5(15). Death of a doxy. [Rex Stout; Sandra West Prowell] -- Detective genius Nero Wolfe and his assistant, Archie Goodwin, are private investigators based in New York.

With Wolfe's unmatchable wits and Archie's tireless legwork, no mystery is unsolvable. Read "Death of a Doxy" by Rex Stout available from Rakuten Kobo.

With a rich man footing the bills and a handsome lover on the side, Isabel /5(11). Death of adoxy Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Language English.

Originally published, New York, Viking Press, ; London, Collins, Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Lotu Tii on Octo SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: Unable to refuse a friend in need, the great detective deigns to get the gumshoe off the hook.

Little does Wolfe realize that in a matter of hours he'll be entertaining a party of fools and lovers connected with the doxy's death, including a mystery blackmailer, a sexy lounge singer, and a cold-blooded lady-killer.

Death of a Doxy. Home; Death of a Doxy Wolfe realize that in a matter of hours he'll be entertaining a party of fools and lovers connected with the doxy's death, including a mystery blackmailer, a sexy lounge singer, and a cold-blooded lady-killer.

Even if you've read the book, this one is worth a listen. J.A.S. (c) AudioFile   Death of a Doxy - Death of a Doxy audiobook, by Rex Stout With a rich man footing the bills and a handsome lover on the side, Isabel Kerr seemed to have the perfect setup.

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Introduction by Sandra West Prowell. Death Of A Doxy About book: I put my cup down and said, “No argument.” Actually there could have been one. There had been plenty of nothingness in results, but not in efforts. Somewhere in the nine notebooks here on my table ' I write these reports on my own machine up in my room, not in the office ' are the names of four males and six females, supplied by Jaquette-Jackson when she came to.

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