The Resource The case of the solid key : a Fergus O'Breen mystery, Anthony Boucher, (electronic resource)

The case of the solid key : a Fergus O'Breen mystery, Anthony Boucher, (electronic resource)

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The case of the solid key : a Fergus O'Breen mystery
Title
The case of the solid key
Title remainder
a Fergus O'Breen mystery
Statement of responsibility
Anthony Boucher
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eng
Summary
When it's curtains for a theater director, Los Angeles PI Fergus O'Breen takes center stage in this locked room mystery from the author of Nine Times Nine. Anthony Boucher was a literary renaissance man: an Edgar Award-winning mystery reviewer, an esteemed editor of the Hugo Award-winning Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, a prolific scriptwriter of radio mystery programs, and an accomplished writer of mystery, science fiction, fantasy, and horror. With a particular fondness for the locked room mystery, Boucher created such iconic sleuths as Los Angeles PI Fergus O'Breen, amateur sleuth Sister Ursula, and alcoholic ex-cop Nick Noble. Working undercover for an insurance company, Fergus O'Breen finds himself part of the cast rehearsing the latest production at the Carruthers Little Theater. He's been asked to keep an eye on playwright Lewis Jordan, who has taken out a joint policy with the director, Rupert Carruthers. If something should happen to one before the play opens, the other is set to collect a fortune. When Carruthers meets an explosive end behind a locked door, O'Breen has his work cut out for him. With a theater full of secrets, it's clear everyone in this troupe is putting on a show of their own. Now, aided by the struggling writer, O'Breen must determine who's telling the truth and who's acting-before someone else meets an untimely end . .
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1911-1968
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Boucher, Anthony
Dewey number
813/.52
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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dictionaries
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  • O'Breen, Fergus
  • Private investigators
  • Murder
  • Electronic books
  • Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
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adult
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The case of the solid key : a Fergus O'Breen mystery, Anthony Boucher, (electronic resource)
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multicolored
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text
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rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781504057356
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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12300395
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MWT12300395
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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The case of the solid key : a Fergus O'Breen mystery, Anthony Boucher, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781504057356
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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12300395
Publisher number
MWT12300395
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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