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The Corpse in the Constable's Garden

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Hardcover, 298 pages
Published 1931 by William Morrow & Company
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Superintendent Wilson comes down to Brigshire for a weekend with his friend, the chief constable, who wants his advice on a jewel robbery. Wilson is interested because a gang of robbers has been getting away with these robberies for years, and he thinks the Brigshire caper may be related. Shortly after he leaves to go back to work, the body of a clergyman is found on the chief constable's land. The noted historian of the Marxism wrote these detective novels in his spare time, but this one is no ...more
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George Douglas Howard Cole was an English political theorist, economist, writer and historian. As a libertarian socialist he was a long-time member of the Fabian Society and an advocate for the cooperative movement. He and his wife Margaret Cole (1893-1980) together wrote many popular detective stories, featuring the investigators Superintendent Wilson, Everard Blatchington and Dr Tancred.

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