The Resource The Chinese orange mystery, Ellery Queen, (electronic resource)

The Chinese orange mystery, Ellery Queen, (electronic resource)

Label
The Chinese orange mystery
Title
The Chinese orange mystery
Statement of responsibility
Ellery Queen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A puzzling publishing murder attracts the eye of Ellery Queen Mandarin Press is a premier publishing house for foreign literature, but to those at the top of this enterprise, there is little more beautiful than a rare stamp. As Donald Kirk, publisher and philatelist, prepares his office for a banquet, an unfamiliar man comes to call. No one recognizes him, but Kirk's staff is used to strange characters visiting their boss, so Kirk's secretary asks him to wait in the anteroom. Within an hour, the mysterious visitor is dead on the floor, head bashed in with a fireplace poker, and everything in the anteroom has been quite literally turned upside down. The rug is backwards; the furniture is backwards; even the dead man's clothes have been put on front-to-back. As debonair detective Ellery Queen pries into the secrets of Mandarin Press, every clue he finds is topsy-turvy. The great sleuth must tread lightly, for walking backwards is a surefire way to step off a cliff
Member of
Cataloging source
TOH
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Queen, Ellery
Dewey number
813.52
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3533.U4
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Queen, Ellery (Fictitious character)
  • Private investigators
  • Publishers and publishing
  • Stamp collectors
  • Murder
  • Fathers and sons
  • New York (N.Y.)
Label
The Chinese orange mystery, Ellery Queen, (electronic resource)
Link
http://vpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=DD9CAA63-163A-4EDF-9948-2AA4A650F617
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • A title in Otto Penzler's classic American mystery library
  • Available to Vancouver Residents only
  • Residents of other municipalities should check their local library
  • Electronic book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781453289433
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
DD9CAA63-163A-4EDF-9948-2AA4A650F617
System control number
  • 3379184
  • ocn826455252
  • (OCoLC)826455252
Label
The Chinese orange mystery, Ellery Queen, (electronic resource)
Link
http://vpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=DD9CAA63-163A-4EDF-9948-2AA4A650F617
Publication
Note
  • A title in Otto Penzler's classic American mystery library
  • Available to Vancouver Residents only
  • Residents of other municipalities should check their local library
  • Electronic book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781453289433
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
DD9CAA63-163A-4EDF-9948-2AA4A650F617
System control number
  • 3379184
  • ocn826455252
  • (OCoLC)826455252

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