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4 edition of Death of a doxy found in the catalog.

Death of a doxy

by Rex Stout

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Bantam Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Rex Stout
The Physical Object
Pagination122 p. ;
Number of Pages122
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24370335M
OCLC/WorldCa13936495

Death Of A Doxy, or a term referring to a "kept woman," is an archaic concept now. It was an extremely shameful situation at one time, and certainty one that a virtuous woman wouldn't want /5(44). Death of a Doxy is a solidly written story. The character of Julie Jaquette, a successful nightclub singer who does an impromptu song and dance for Wolfe, which is, without a doubt the greatest moment of the book. Jacquet showed that Stout’s ability to write memorable characters was still very much intact.

Apr 10,  · Death of a doxy by Rex Stout; 12 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Fiction, Private investigators, Nero Wolfe (Fictitious character), Translations into Russian, Fiction in English, American Detective and mystery stories, Accessible book, Protected DAISY, In library, Large type books, Popular Print Disabled Books; Places: New York (State), New York, New York (N.Y.). Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.

DEATH OF A DOXY. by Rex Stout. BUY NOW FROM Kirkus Reviews Issue: Aug. 1st, More Mystery Thriller > MORE BY REX STOUT. Each week, our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in our Pro Connect email poldasulteng.com: Rex Stout. Feb 12,  · Death of a Doxy (Nero Wolfe #42) View larger image. By: Rex Stout. Sign Up Now! Already a Member? Log In You must be logged into Bookshare to access this title. Learn about membership options, or view our freely available titles. Book Quality. See open book quality issues Author: Rex Stout.


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Dec 17,  · Death of a Doxy (Nero Wolfe) [Rex Stout] on poldasulteng.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. With a rich man footing the bills and a handsome lover on the side, Isabel Kerr seemed to have the perfect setup. Now the well-kept lady is stone-cold dead/5(43). Dec 17,  · Death of a Doxy (A Nero Wolfe Mystery Book 42) - Kindle edition by Rex Stout.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Death of a Doxy (A Nero Wolfe Mystery Book 42)/5(43). Death of a Doxy was the forty second instalment of the Nero Wolfe series, published in (the first in the series was published in ).

In this outing, Wolfe and the narrator, Archie, are tasked with clearing the name of one of their detectives accused of murder/5. Jan 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of Death of a Doxy book by Rex Stout. When an old acquaintance and fellow P.I.

is accused of murdering a kept woman, Nero Wolfe investigates and finds several suspects in a mystery blackmailer, a sexy Free shipping over $/5(5).

In AprilFirsts: The Book Collector's Magazine estimated that the first edition of Death of a Doxy had a value of between $ and $ The estimate is for a copy in very good to fine condition in a like dustjacket. New York: Viking (Mystery Guild), OctoberhardcoverAuthor: Rex Stout.

Death of a Doxy: A Nero Wolfe Novel by Stout, Rex and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at poldasulteng.com Dec 28,  · Death of a Doxy is as delightful a read as any of Sout's other Nero Wolf mysteries.

Wolf reads books in all of the stories. In Death of a Doxy he is reading [Invitation to an Inquest] by Walter and Miriam Schneir. Those authors re-examined all the evidence presented at the Rosenberg trial and concluded that the Rosenbergs were innocent of the /5.

poldasulteng.com: Death of a Doxy (Nero Wolfe) () by Stout, Rex and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(K). Death Of A Doxy, or a term referring to a "kept woman," is an archaic concept now.

It was an extremely shameful situation at one time, and certainty one that a virtuous woman wouldn't want known about her sister.

At least that was the situation when Orrie Cather was held as /5(45). Apr 14,  · Though the book includes several scenes set in Wolfe's plant rooms, all we see is one scene in a tiny bedroom-style set with a table and stool where Wolfe is potting a plant as Archie talks to him.

No attempt was made to recreate the splendor of Wolfe's orchid collection, or even to try faking it by shooting in a botanical garden/10(91).

Death of a Doxy - Ebook written by Rex Stout. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or /5(7). Would you listen to Death of a Doxy again. Why. Yes. It is a fine, complex puzzle with a satisfying resolution.

Good strong characters, too, and some nicely evil ones. What other book might you compare Death of a Doxy to and why. Stout's Death of a Dude, for no good reason other than similarity of title. Death of a Doxy Book Summary and Study Guide. Rex Stout Booklist Rex Stout Message Board.

Accounts of torture and death. - moderately detailed references to deaths Amount of dialog - significantly more dialog than descript Books with storylines, themes & endings like Death of a Doxy. Feb 05,  · Chris also publishes a historical crime series, The Kirsty Campbell Mysteries, set during and just after the Great War.

This series features Kirsty Campbell, one of Britain’s first policewomen. There are currently three books in this series; The Death Game, Devil’s Porridge, and Death of a Doxy. About Death of a Doxy.

With a rich man footing the bills and a handsome lover on the side, Isabel Kerr seemed to have the perfect setup. Now the well-kept lady is stone-cold dead, and the cops have nabbed a Manhattan private eye who just happens to be an acquaintance of Nero Wolfe.

You might get a kick out of this story: As I was doing a little additional research on Doxy I went to the Wolfe Pack site and looked it up there. So much care has gone into those pages that I was surprised to see "Jaquette" (as it's spelled in my copy of the book) shown as "Jacquette" -.

Unable to refuse a friend in need, the great detective deigns to get the gumshoe off the hook. Little does Wolfe realize that in a matter of hours he’ll be entertaining a party of fools and lovers connected with the doxy’s death, including a mystery blackmailer, a sexy lounge singer, and a cold-blooded poldasulteng.com: Rex Stout.

Death of a Doxy audiobook, by Rex Stout With a rich man footing the bills and a handsome lover on the side, Isabel Kerr seemed to have the perfect setup. Now the well-kept lady is stone-cold dead, and the cops have nabbed a Manhattan private eye who just happens to be an acquaintance of Nero Wolfe.

Unable to refuse a friend in need, the. Get this from a library. Death of a doxy. [Rex Stout; Sandra West Prowell] -- Detective genius Nero Wolfe and his assistant, Archie Goodwin, are private investigators based in New York.

With Wolfe's unmatchable wits and Archie's tireless legwork, no mystery is unsolvable. Oct 01,  · Death Of A Doxy by Rex Stout,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K). Jul 21,  · Read "Death of a Doxy" by Rex Stout available from Rakuten Kobo.

With a rich man footing the bills and a handsome lover on the side, Isabel /5(11).Unable to refuse a friend in need, the great detective deigns to get the gumshoe off the hook. Little does Wolfe realize that in a matter of hours he'll be entertaining a party of fools and lovers connected with the doxy's death, including a mystery blackmailer, a sexy lounge singer, and a cold-blooded lady-killer.My copy of Death of a Doxy is a seventh reprinting of the book’s original paperback edition.

The little plot summary on the first page of the book captures both the basic premise of the mystery and the tone of the times: “Poor Orrie Cather. He was being held for a murder he swore he hadn’t committed. Poor Avery Ballou/5(14).