An auction that begins as a treasure hunt ends in murder, and an incredible discovery sends our unlikely detective off on a hunt for a killer. Were there secrets between rival art dealers, Miss Pitkin and Mr. Harmsworth? And where does Quin Sharp, the auctioneer, fit in? Here's Asey Mayo in a classic who-dunnitas mysterious and amusing as his fans have a come to expect.
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(203mm x 127mm x 12mm)
Countryman Press Inc.
Publisher: WW Norton & Co
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US Kirkus Review »
The "Homespun Sleuth" under the hammer as an auction bids up ill will among a dead man's descendants, antique dealers, and the local wealthy widow. Murder results and Asey Mayo learns what rationing and wartime have done to Cape Cod, and straightens out a very tangled situation. (Kirkus Reviews)
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