Three Men Out Author:Rex Stout The dust jacket is missing, so this information is taken from the back of a paperbound edition. The stories are "Invitation to Murder", "The Zero Clue", and "This Won't Kill You". — From the casebook of Nero Wolfe -- eight pencils, a carbonated drink and three available women are the dissimilar clues in a trio of baffling mysteries with one frigh... more »tening thing in common:murder.
Step into the unassming Thirty-fifth Sreet brownstone, and join in the astounding exploits of Nero Wolfe. Marvel at his daily beer consumption, his unsurpassed appetite, the incredible expanse of his yellow silk pajamas. Bear witness to his unwavering, often infuriating addiction to fine food, good books, beautiful orchids and custom-made chairs. Empathize with his confidential assistant, Archie Goodwin, archetpyapl private eye and man of action, whose primary function is prodding this immense employer into motion. See for yourself why, through a hundred million copies and seventy-two cases, the adventures of America's largest private detective and his extended family continue to captivate and enthrall readers around the world. Discover Nero Wolf -- the greatest detective of them all.« less