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AGATHA CHRISTIE THRILLS STAGED AT THE ST. JAMES'S

... AGATHA CHRISTIE THRILLS STAGED AT THE ST. JAMES'S. 44 It entitled 4 Swan Song Blore (PERCY WALSH), Marston (MICHAEL BLAKE), Lombard (TERENCE DE MARNEY), Vera (LINDEN TRAVERS), Sir Lawrence (ALLAN JEAYES), Rogers (WILLIAM MURRAY), Emily (HENRIETTA WATSON) ...

Published: Wednesday 01 December 1943
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 290 | Page: 23 | Tags: Graphic  Photographs 

TOMMY AND TUPPENCE: A DETECTIVE SERIES BY AGATHA CHRISTIE; No. VI--THE SUNNINGHALL MYSTERY

... TOMMY AND TUPPENCE. 1 A DETECTIVE SERIES BY AGATHA CHRISTIE. Author of The Man in the Brown Suit, The Man Who Was Number Four, The Grey Cells of M. Poirot The Mysterious Affair at Styles, The Murder on the Links, The Secret Adversary etc. No. VI-- ...

WE TAKE OFF OUR HAT TO

... go to Agatha Christie was received with prolonged applause: then we might look forward to Murder in the House,' or Body in the Lobby,' by Lady Christie of Saunders, he said a suggestion greeted with more applause and much laughter. Agatha ...

Published: Wednesday 23 April 1958
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 415 | Page: 29 | Tags: Graphic  Photographs 

CROOKED HOUSE

... CROOKED HOUSE. By Agatha Christie. (Collins Crime Club 8s. 6d.) IF I give a loud whoop! and say Good old Agatha Christie ! it must be understood that I use the adjective only as schoolboys and soldiers use it of their contempor- aries-- Old Tom, Old ...

Published: Wednesday 17 August 1949
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 290 | Page: 36 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

THE LITERARY LOUNGER

... citizens. THE HOLLOW new -Agatha Christie just before Christmas is _ a godsend to harassed present-hunters and who- By Agatha Christie. TI ever gives or receives a copy of The Hollow will have every reason to feel satisfied. Mrs. Christie is ...

Published: Wednesday 25 December 1946
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1725 | Page: 28 | Tags: Illustrations  Review 

The Literary Lounger

... in that bright, clever, jolly style which you associate with the name of Agatha Christie, especially if you are a reader of this journal. But be on your guard. When Miss Christie is going to be most thrilling, she tries to disarm you by being at her most ...

POIROT INVESTIGATES. By AGATHA CHRISITE. (The Bodley Head: 7s. 6d.)

... POIROT INVESTIGATES. By Agatha Christie. (The Bodlev Head 7s. 6d.l POIROT INVESTIGATES. By Agatha Christie. (The Bodley Head 7s. 6d.) Natty, companionable, acute M. Poirot needs no introduction to readers of The Sketch, where he has made so many happy ...

Published: Wednesday 16 April 1924
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 123 | Page: 78 | Tags: Review 

TALES OF MOORLAND AND ESTUARY: PATIENCE; AFTER THE FUNERAL; MERLIN'S FURLONG

... ESTUARY. By Henry Williamson. Macdonald 12s. 6d.) PATIENCE. By John Coates. Collancz 10s. 6d.) AFTER THE FUNERAL. By Agatha Christie. (Collins 10 s. 6 d.) MERLIN'S FURLONG. By Gladys Mitchell. Michael Joseph 10s. 6 d.) by Rupert Croft-Cooke A FIRST look ...

Published: Wednesday 17 June 1953
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1012 | Page: 32 | Tags: Review 

THE LITERARY LOUNGER

... might say and what remains with us is just the vision that inspired the author the passing of a beautiful house. n Mrs. Agatha Christie is subject to the danger that llie Danger besets a]j writers of detective stories the danger of Sen y- using human beings ...

Published: Wednesday 03 June 1942
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1629 | Page: 22 | Tags: Review 

THE LITERARY LOUNGER: The Enchanted Village

... asylum, he will get many a good laugh from it. In any case, he will find it enthralling. A new detective story by Mrs. Agatha Christie Lord js aiwayS a delight, for at her poorest she com- Edgware pares favourably with most of her rivals at their best ...

Published: Wednesday 25 October 1933
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1811 | Page: 40, 60 | Tags: Review 

The Maker of The Grey Cells of M. Poirot

... OF THE MOST INTERESTING DETECTIVE SINCE SHERLOCK HOLMES AGATHA CHRISTIE. Photograph by Alfieri, specially taken for 44 The Sketch. Agatha Christie (who is in private life Mrs. Archibald Christie, the mother of a charming little daughter, ...

Published: Wednesday 07 March 1923
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 147 | Page: 37 | Tags: Graphic  Photographs