❰Reading❯ ➿ Mr. Campion and Others Author Margery Allingham – Dolove.info

Mr. Campion and Others An Enthusiastic Equestrian Who Lives For Hunting Foxes, Pretty Women, And Other People S Jewelry A Resilient Nonagenarian Who Keeps Returning From The Dead To Scam Unsuspecting Insurance Companies A Safecracker Who Prides Himself On Professional Incompetence Now Gentleman Detective Albert Campion Must Match Wits With A Sinister Assortment Of Lowlifes, Crooks And Cons In Thirteen Of The Most Baffling, Bemusing, And Breathtaking Cases Of His Career

10 thoughts on “Mr. Campion and Others

  1. says:

    Wonderful and entertaining.

  2. says:

    MR CAMPION AND OTHERS, Margery Allingham1950, title used twice, first in 1939 the first eight stories in this collection are also in the 1939 collection but this edition also has five different stories Nice, but not great Three and one half stars Not

  3. says:

    A fun little set of mystery stories, mostly from the 1930s They prompt some ruminations on the genre and period First off, I think Margery Allingham was at her best an excellent writer, albeit not one whose solutions to mysteries always follow the rules Second

  4. says:

    A frivolous collection of mostly early 1930s Albert Campion stories that would have originally appeared in publications like The Strand Magazine The stories are filled with authentic period flavor and are well written and great fun a treat for Allingham enthusiasts and

  5. says:

    A very solid collection of a Baker s dozen means 13 never knew it of mr Campions exploits.These were meaty unpardonable expression ,I am sure than other Campion short stories I read in other collections.Most rely on Mr Campions not so respectable associations made in his youth b

  6. says:

    In spite of the stories repetitiveness, I enjoyed this collection than the two Campion novels I read Allingham is enjoyable to read her prose fluid, her characters likeable but she is simply not very good at writing mysteries Each of these stories relies on an insanely improbable coincide

  7. says:

    A mixed bag of detective stories featuring society sleuth Albert Campion Allingham fell into a bit of a formula with sweet lung things needing help from Uncle Albert.

  8. says:

    Synopsis a collection of thirteen short stories about Campion A few others which are non Campion are included.

  9. says:

    Campion at his best Really well crafted and enjoyable Excellent set of Campion stories They re a decent length and I was kept reading into the early hours I read all the Campion novels a while back but missed this collection I m very pleased to have found it and surprised that it hasn t made it into audio format with t

  10. says:

    Read so far The case of the widow The case of the name on the wrapper The case of the hat trick The case of the question mark The case of the old man in the window The case of the white elephant The case of the Frenchman s gloves The case of the longer view aka The crimson letters 2Safe as Houses The Definite Article The Meaning

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