Mr. Campion"s quarry.

by Youngman Carter

Publisher: W. Morrow in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 237 Downloads: 415
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Edition Notes

First ed. published in 1970 under title: Mr. Campion"s falcon.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.C3255 Mk3, PR6005.A7643 Mk3
The Physical Object
Pagination237 p.
Number of Pages237
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5752240M
LC Control Number71020836

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It was nice to see cameos from characters in previous books, although Lugg is retired. The book reminded me somewhat of Traitor's Purse (not sure why, maybe the secret passages and the village being owned by a secret society).

The book labours a bit but then some of Allingham's work tended to. Campion's Falcon () (U.S. title: Mr. Campion's Quarry) (by Philip Youngman Carter) Short story collections. Campion and Others (, ) The Allingham Case-Book () The Allingham Minibus (U.S. title: Mr. Campion's Lucky Day and Other Stories) () The.

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Author: Mike Ripley. Campion's Quarry - by Youngman Carter - husband of the late Margery Margery Allingham died, she specifically charged her husband, Youngman Carter, to continue with the Campion stories, many of which, through the years, they had devised. Campions Quarry by Margery Allingham, Youngman Carter.

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When the Danish ambassador asks Albert Campion to keep an eye on his daughter’s new boyfriend, Campion, now retired, enlists his son, Rupert, to follow the young man. But then the girl goes missing and the boyfriend’s body is found at the edge of the small village where one of Rupert’s schoolmates lives, and Campion [ ]Author: Mike Ripley.

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