Hamlet, Revenge! (Inspector Appleby) download epub
by Michael Innes
With his second, 'Hamlet Revenge', Innes firmly established his reputation as a highly entertaining and cultivated writer. Innes was a Student of Christ Church, Oxford, from 1949 until his retirement in 1973.
With his second, 'Hamlet Revenge', Innes firmly established his reputation as a highly entertaining and cultivated writer. After the end of World War II, he returned to the UK and spent two years at Queen's University, Belfast, where in 1949 he wrote the 'Journeying Boy', a novel notable for the richly comedic use of an Irish setting. He was a Lecturer in English, and he did not talk down to readers of his detective fiction. 15 people found this helpful.
Hamlet, Revenge! book. Published in 1937, this is the second in Michael Innes' series of detective novels featuring Inspector John Appleby. At Seamnum Court, seat of the Duke of Horton, The Lord Chancellor. However, Appleby doesn’t appear until the second section of the novel – the first part is devoted to setting the scene and introducing the very large cast of characters. As with many Golden Age mysteries, the action takes place in an English country house – in this case, Scamnum Court, which has been home to the Dukes of Horton for centuries.
Title: Hamlet, Revenge! (Inspector Appleby) Author(s): Michael Innes ISBN: 1-84232-737-2 .
Hamlet, Revenge! by Michael Innes (Paperback, 2008). Good Condition: A book that has been read, but is in good condition. Minimal damage to the book cover eg. scuff marks, but no holes or tears. If this is a hard cover, the dust jacket may be missing.
Hamlet, Revenge! is a 1937 novel by Michael Innes (. Stewart), his second novel. It centers on the investigation into the murder of the Lord Chancellor of England during an amateur production of Shakespeare's Hamlet, in which he plays Polonius, and other crimes which follow at the seat of the Duke of Horton, Scamnum Court.
Hamlet, Revenge! First published in 1937. This was an immediate success and part of a long running series centred on his character Inspector Appleby. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted, in any form, or by any means (electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise), without the prior permission of the publisher. A second novel, Hamlet Revenge, soon followed and overall he managed over fifty under the Innes banner during his career.
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The Prime Minister dispatches Inspector John Appleby to investigate. But within hours of Appleby's arrival, he has another body on his hands. In this closed quarters party, Appleby must unearth the motive to find the killer with a deadly grudge. Format Paperback 352 pages. Dimensions 13. x 21. x 2. 7mm 44. 2g. Publication date 23 Aug 2017.
At Seamnum Court, seat of the Duke of Horton, The Lord Chancellor of England is murdered at the climax of a private presentation of Hamlet, in which he plays Polonius. Inspector Appleby pursues some of the most famous names in the country, unearthing dreadful suspicion.