Murder at the Vicarage Author:Agatha Christie A Miss Marple Mystery — Book ISBN (unlisted in Paperback Swap System): — 440-05946-075 — Front Cover (top left-hand corner): Dell 5946; original price, 75 cents — Cover illustration contains various images, in the midst of a leafless tree and in the far background, a church. Images include a crumpled note, a pocket watch, a blood-stained kinfe, a S... more »iamese cat, and a shredded, gold-framed portrait of a brown-haired woman.
DESCRIPTION ON BACK OF BOOK:
"Kill and Tell: IT cames as no great shock when Colonel Protheroe was found shot to death. The Colonel had earned the hatred of almost everyone in the village. The question was: Who had gotten to him first?
The police relaxed when their first suspect confessed. They became uneasy when their second followes suit. By the third confession, they were tied up in knots -- and only the sure hand of the remarkable Miss Marple could unravel the tangled skein of deception spun by a madedeningly elusive murderer."« less