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The Emperor"s Snuff-Box

John Dickson Carr

The Emperor"s Snuff-Box

by John Dickson Carr

  • 136 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Ulverscroft Large Print .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crime & mystery,
  • Mystery & Detective - General,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7778450M
    ISBN 10070894664X
    ISBN 109780708946640

    Beside the dead body of Sir Maurice Lawes are the shattered fragments of a snuff-box that once belonged to Napoleon. These fragments tell a tale, or rather two tales, one true and one false. Now, an English expert in criminology forces the evidence to tell the truth about what happened and to point out the real murderer. Emperor's Snuff-Box. by John Dickson Carr. ebook. Read a sample Read a sample which the New York Times Book Review hailed as "one of the most ingeniously constructed mystery stories John Dickson Carr has ever told"After divorcing her husband, Ned, Eve Neill falls in love with banker Toby Lawes and quickly agrees to marry him.

    Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Carr, John Dickson, Emperor's snuff-box. New York, London, Harper [©]. All items have been renewed through May 1. Please disregard any emails you may receive about items being due. If you have questions, please email [email protected] you!

    The Emperor's Snuff-Box by Carr, John Dickson. Carroll & Graf, paperback / softback. fine. C&G edition paperback, fine In stock shipped from our UK warehouse. The Emperor's Snuff-Box by John Dickson Carr The scene is a fashionable French seaside resort; the witness, Eve Neill, is looking out of her window in the early hours of the morning when she sees the battered body of her prospective father-in-law in the room opposite.


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The Emperor"s Snuff-Box by John Dickson Carr Download PDF EPUB FB2

In many ways, The Emperor's Snuff-Box is the perfect novel to gauge how interested you are in the works of John Dickson Carr: it's readily available (which a majority of the 76 books published in his lifetime are not), very swift, and contains a great puzzle which highlights just how damn good Carr was at this kind of thing/5(21).

In many ways, The Emperor's Snuff-Box is the perfect novel to gauge how interested you are in the works of John Dickson Carr: it's readily available (which a majority of the 76 books published in his lifetime are not), very swift, and contains a great puzzle which highlights just how damn good Carr was at /5(20).

In many ways, The Emperor's Snuff-Box is the perfect novel to gauge how interested you are in the works of John Dickson Carr: it's readily available (which a majority of the 76 books published in his lifetime are not), very swift, and contains a great puzzle which highlights just how damn good Carr was at /5(21).

The Emperors Snuff Box features an official suspect that the reader knows couldnt possibly have committed the crime, a small array of suspects I get that feeling a lot when reading the books of John Dickson Carr (regardless of which of his pen names he is using for a given novel)/5.

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FREE Shipping on $35 or more!Brand: Open Road Media. The Emperor's Snuff Box on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.4/5(12). The Emperor’s Snuffbox by John Dickson Carr (Harper, ) is a dazzling display of plotting pyrotechnics.

No locked room but a puzzle so tightly woven I had to read the explication twice before I fully understood all of the moving parts. Eve Neill has finally convinced her cheating husband Ned Atwood to cooperate in a. The Emperor's Snuff-Box is a non-series mystery novel () by mystery novelist John Dickson Carr.

The detective is psychologist Dr. Dermot Kinross. The novel takes place in France and concerns a jeweled snuff-box in the shape of a pocket watch said to have belonged to : John Dickson Carr. On the verge of a second marriage, a divorcee discovers her first husband has returned, and murder ensues in this chilling tale, which the New York Times Book Review hailed as "one of the most ingeniously constructed mystery stories John Dickson Carr has ever told"After divorcing her husband, Ned, Eve Neill falls in love with banker Toby Lawes and quickly agrees to marry him.

The Emperor's Snuff-Box by John Dickson Carr (Password Clue) Finally, I have read a John Dickson Carr book. This has been one of those authors I've been wanting to read for a very long time, and now that I've finally done it, I can see myself reading a lot more.

This was a mystery that was carefully crafted and full of tension, which is. Buy a cheap copy of The Emperor's Snuff-Box book by John Dickson Carr.

Beside the dead body of Sir Maurice Lawes are the shattered fragments of a snuff-box that once belonged to Napoleon. These fragments tell a tale, or rather two Free shipping over $/5(4). The Emperor's Snuff-Box (Mass Market Paperback) Published January by Berkley Books, Inc.

Berkley Medallion X, Mass Market Paperback, pagesAuthor: John Dickson Carr. In many ways, The Emperor's Snuff-Box is the perfect novel to gauge how interested you are in the works of John Dickson Carr: it's readily available (which a majority of the 76 books published in his lifetime are not), very swift, and contains a great puzzle which highlights just how damn good Carr was at this kind of thing/5(14).

In the opening chapter of John Dickson Carr’s The Emperor’s Snuff Box, we meet the two main characters in the middle of divorce proceedings. Eve Neill is the aggrieved spouse. She’s an intelligent woman who nevertheless allows herself to get mixed up with jerks.

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This is another terrific Carr book. (I recently began re-reading Carr having totally forgotten the books from the first time around.) THE EMPEROR'S SNUFF BOX is so well set up and so smartly written even if the heroine is a bit of a drip whose behavior on an important night defies logic.

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