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Ordeal by Innocence by Agatha Christie First Edition The Crime Club Collins 1958. A fine copy. No previous owner's name inscriptions, contents clean throughout. Covers are bright and completely unblemished. No bumping or rubbing to corners or edges. In a fine dust jacket with no nicks, chips, creasing, tears or loss. No wear at all to spine tips. Not price clipped. An excellent copy.

"Ordeal by Innocence" is a mystery novel by Agatha Christie. The story begins with Dr. Arthur Calgary arriving at the Argyle family home with the intention of clearing the name of Jacko Argyle, who was convicted of murdering his adoptive mother, Rachel Argyle. Calgary provides an alibi for Jacko, claiming to have given him a ride on the night of the murder. However, this revelation comes as a shock to the Argyle family, as it not only suggests Jacko's innocence but also implies that someone else in the family is the real murderer. As the family members come to terms with this new information, old wounds are reopened, and buried secrets resurface. The novel delves into the complex dynamics of the Argyle family, exploring their relationships, motives, and the events leading up to Rachel's death. As Dr. Calgary and the family members investigate, they uncover hidden truths, and the search for the real killer takes unexpected turns. "Ordeal by Innocence" is known for its intricate plotting, psychological depth, and surprising twists that keep readers guessing until the very end. Agatha Christie weaves a tale of suspense and intrigue, showcasing her mastery of the mystery genre.


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