The hound of death, and other stories.

by Agatha Christie

Publisher: Collins in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 190 Downloads: 485
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Edition Notes

Originally published, 1933.

SeriesFontana books
The Physical Object
Pagination190p.,ill.,18cm
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18772310M

The story was first published in book form in the UK by Oldhams Press in The Hound of Death, , available only by collecting coupons from a magazine entitled The Passing Show. It was later published by Collins in the UK and included in the US collection The Witness for the Prosecution and Other Stories .   The Hound of Death and other stories audiobook written by Agatha Christie. Narrated by Christopher Lee. Get instant access to all your favorite books. No monthly commitment. Listen online or offline with Android, iOS, web, Chromecast, and Google Assistant. Try Google Play Audiobooks today! This was the first appearance of Holmes since his apparent death in "The Final Problem", and the success of The Hound of the Baskervilles led to the character's eventual revival. One of the most famous stories ever written, in , the book was listed as number of on the BBC's The Big Read poll of the UK's "best-loved novel". A collection of Agatha Christie's stories of the macabre and the occult, from the story "The Red Signal", in which an omen from "the other side" unmasks an insane killer, to "The Hound of Death", in which a convent blows up - and on the remaining wall is left a black powder mark, in the shape of a great dog.

The Golden Ball and Other Stories is a short story collection written by Agatha Christie and first published in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company in in an edition priced at $ It contains fifteen short stories. The stories were taken from The Listerdale Mystery, The Hound of Death and Problem at Pollensa Bay and Other Stories. Christopher Lee delights in his reading of Christie's stories including The Hound of Death, The Red Signal, The Fourth Man, The Gypsy, The Lamp, and others. His solidly paced, rich, vaguely.

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The Hound of Death. The Red Signal 3. The Fourth Man 4. The Gypsy/5(71). Condition: third impression. A good, clean and tight copy.

Synopsis: The Hound of Death and Other Stories is a collection of twelve short stories involving the book has the following short story titles: The Hound of Death The Red Signal The Fourth Man The Gypsy The Lamp And other stories. book The Witness for the Prosecution The Mystery of the Blue Jar The Strange Case of Sir Arthur /5(64).

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Sir Christopher Lee reads with great enthusiasm as always and he possesses a remarkable gift for accents and mood.

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The Hound of Death. The Red Signal 3. The Fourth Man 4. The /5(71). A collection of macabre mysteries, including the superlative story The Witness for the Prosecution. Twelve unexplained phenomena with no apparent earthly explanation.

Your wishlist is empty. View Wishlist. Login / Sign Up. The Hound of Death is yet again a short-story by Agatha Christie. It is nice but some readers will expect a lot more considering the level of her other novels. It becomes difficult to add mystery, a plot which keeps you guessing & the big reveal all in a short-story.

I personally liked it & is a good way to spend your Sunday evening!/5. THE HOUND OF DEATH AND OTHER STORIES (). The book was later reissued by Collins Crime Club in The stories from The Hound of Death appear in three separate collections in the US.

The bulk of them are split between The Witness for the Prosecution and Other Stories and The Golden Ball and Other Stories. One single story, "The Last Séance", appears in Double Sin and Other Stories. Previously published in the print anthologies The Golden Ball and Other Stories and The Hound of Death and Other Stories A young Englishman visiting Cornwall finds himself delving into the legend of a Belgian nun who is living as a refugee in the village/5.

The story was first published in the Oldhams Press edition of The Hound of Death inavailable only by collecting coupons from a magazine entitled The Passing Show.

It was included in the US collection The Golden Ball and Other Stories in It was adapted for radio in by the BBC. Buy The Hound of Death.

Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good+. 1st Edition. The Hound of Death and Other Stories by Agatha Christie First Edition Odhams Small inscription to front pastedown, dated October Covers are lightly toned. A VG copy in G+ dust jacket which has loss to head of spine.

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The Hound of Death and Other Stories was published in the UK in It contains the following short stories: The Hound of Death, The Red Signal, The Fourth Man, The Gipsy, The Lamp, Wireless, The Witness for the Prosecution, The Mystery of the Blue Jar, The Strange Case of Sir Arthur Carmichael, The Call of Wings, The Last Seance and collection has never been published in the.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: This collection originally published: London: Odhams Press, Description: [5], pages ; 23 cm. Although the cover doesn't indicate it, this is actually a book full of short stories.

Agatha Christie is often referred to as a master of crime, however this book doesn't focus on crime the way her others do.

Most of them are of murder. The short stories in this book mainly focus on mysterious events, usually focusing on /5(7). The hound of death --The red signal --The fourth manThe gipsy --The lamp --Wireless --The witness for the prosecution --The mystery of the blue jar --The strange case of Sir Andrew Carmichael --The call of wings --The last seance --S.O.S.

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Rate this book. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. The Hound of Death by Agatha Christie 5, ratings -The Last Seance (from The Hound of Death and Other Stories, also Double Sin and Other Stories)” ― Agatha Christie, The Hound of by: 3.

Get this from a library. The hound of death: and other stories [Agatha Christie]. The Houd of Death is a short story written by Agatha Christie. 1 Plot 2 Characters 3 References or Allusions References to actual history, geography and current science 4 Publication history William P.

Ryan, an American journalist is having lunch with a friend called Anstruther when he hears that the latter is about to visit his sister in Folbridge, Cornwall at her house called "Treane. She was still writing to great acclaim until her death, and her books have now sold over a billion copies in English and another billion in over foreign languages.

Yet Agatha Christie was always a very private person, and though Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple became household names, the Queen of Crime was a complete enigma to all but her.

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The stories contained in Double Sin and Other Stories appear in the following UK collections: The Hound of Death (): The Last Seance. The Adventure of the Christmas Pudding (): The Theft of the Royal Ruby (under the title The Adventure of the Christmas Pudding) and Greenshaw's Folly.

The Hound of Death. likes. The Hound of Death and Other Stories is a collection of twelve short stories by Agatha Christie first published in the.

The Hound of Death and Other Stories is a collection of twelve short stories by Agatha Christie first published in the United Kingdom in October Unusually, the collection was not published by Christie's regular publishers, William Collins & Sons, but by Odhams Press, and was not available to purchase in shops (see Publication of book collection below).This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering.

The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. THE HOUND OF DEATH, And Other Stories. CHRISTIE Agatha. Published by Fontana.A black dog is a motif of a spectral or demonic entity found primarily in the folklore of the British black dog is essentially a nocturnal apparition, in some cases a shapeshifter, and is often said to be associated with the Devil or described as a ghost or supernatural appearance was regarded as a portent of is generally supposed to be larger than a normal dog.