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Author Agatha Christie
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  • ISBN : 9789352665068
  • Language : English
  • Publisher : Prabhat Prakashan
  • Edition : 1st
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  • Agatha Christie
  • 9789352665068
  • English
  • Prabhat Prakashan
  • 1st
  • 2018
  • 272
  • Hard Cover

Description

Written by one of the most popular and widely acclaimed mystery novels writer in English — Agatha Christie, the present novel, The Secret Adversary, is a detective novel. It introduces the characters of Tommy and Tuppence who feature in three other Christie novels and one collection of short stories; the five Tommy and Tuppence books span Agatha Christie's writing career. The Great War is over, and jobs are scarce. Tommy Beresford and Prudence "Tuppence" Cowley meet and agree to start their own business as The Young Adventurers. They are hired for a job that leads them both to many dangerous situations, meeting allies as well, including an American millionaire in search of his cousin.
A must read for all literature enthusiast and mystery lovers.

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CONTENTS

 —Prologue—5

1. The Young Adventurers, Ltd. 9

2. Mr. Whittington’s Offer—19

3. A Set Back—28

4. Who is Jane Finn?—35

5. Mr. Julius P. Hersheimmer—45

6. A Plan of Campaign—52

7. The House in Soho—60

8. The Adventures of Tommy—67

9. Tuppence Enters Domestic Service—77

10. Enter Sir James Peel Edgerton—87

11. Julius Tells a Story—95

12.  A Friend in Need—105

13. The Vigil—123

14. A Consultation—134

15. Tuppence Receives a Proposal—141

16. Further Adventures of Tommy—149

17. Annette—158

18. The Telegram—174

19. Jane Finn—188

20. Too Late—199

21. Tommy Makes A Discovery—206

22. In Downing Street—212

23. A Race Against Time—218

24. Julius Takes a Hand—225

25. Jane’s Story—236

26. Mr. Brown—251

27. A Supper Party at the Savoy—257

28. And After—268

The Author

Agatha Christie

Written by one of the most popular and widely acclaimed mystery novels writer in English — Agatha Christie, the present novel, The Secret Adversary, is a detective novel. It introduces the characters of Tommy and Tuppence who feature in three other Christie novels and one collection of short stories; the five Tommy and Tuppence books span Agatha Christie's writing career. The Great War is over, and jobs are scarce. Tommy Beresford and Prudence "Tuppence" Cowley meet and agree to start their own business as The Young Adventurers. They are hired for a job that leads them both to many dangerous situations, meeting allies as well, including an American millionaire in search of his cousin.
A must read for all literature enthusiast and mystery lovers.

 

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