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"On my last public appearance, I was hanged by the neck until dead " The year is 1815; a young woman asks for help and then vanishes. Written in 1941 and broadcast in eight parts on BBC-radio, "Speak of the Devil" is at atmospheric impossible crime that turns out to be all-too possible.
Paperback, 129 pages
Published September 24th 1994 by Crippen & Landru Publishers (first published August 29th 1994)
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AKA Carter Dickson, Carr Dickson and Roger Fairbairn.

John Dickson Carr was born in Uniontown, Pennsylvania, in 1906. It Walks by Night, his first published detective novel, featuring the Frenchman Henri Bencolin, was published in 1930. Apart from Dr Fell, whose first appearance was in Hag's Nook in 1933, Carr's other series detectives (published under the nom de plume of Carter Dickson) were the b
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