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  1. Susan Susan says:

    PDFEPUB Ngaio Marsh #189; #189; Final Curtain Epub #201; final pdf, curtain epub, Final Curtain PDFEPUBPublished in 1947 this is the fourteenth novel in the Inspector Alleyn series The war is now over and Alleyn is expected home within a matter of two weeks or so His wife the artist Agatha Troy worries about their reunion and is at a loss about how to pass the time That is why although originally unwilling she accepts a com


  2. Jo Jo says:

    PDFEPUB Ngaio Marsh #189; #189; Final Curtain Epub #201; final pdf, curtain epub, Final Curtain PDFEPUBWhen a book is written in the 1940's it can be expected to have the prejudices of the day but this one had the trifecta of comments about Jews black people and a character who embodied all of the most offensive gay stereotypes All this stood out in sharp relief because the plot was not that interesting and all the characters were horrible The murder was not even convincing


  3. Kris Kris says:

    PDFEPUB Ngaio Marsh #189; #189; Final Curtain Epub #201; final pdf, curtain epub, Final Curtain PDFEPUBThe reviewer notes on the cover said it was time to stop comparing Marsh to Agatha Christie and start comparing Christie to Marsh implying and elsewhere boldly stating that Marsh was the better writer I've read just about everything Christie put out and quite a bit of Marsh


  4. Kathy Kathy says:

    PDFEPUB Ngaio Marsh #189; #189; Final Curtain Epub #201; final pdf, curtain epub, Final Curtain PDFEPUB14th Alleyn book from 1947 Lucky to have read another Felony Mayhem pristine paperback from my library I can only conclude few patrons have found the trove of Marsh books as each seem brand new to me ShhhIn the timeline of the married life of Agatha Troy painter and her Scotland Yard husband Roderick Alleyn this book begins at the juncture of Alleyn's anticipated return home after three years of service overseas under Special Branch directiveTroy


  5. Bev Bev says:

    PDFEPUB Ngaio Marsh #189; #189; Final Curtain Epub #201; final pdf, curtain epub, Final Curtain PDFEPUBFinal Curtain 1947 by Ngaio Marsh finds Agatha Troy waiting for her husband's return from several years of war work in New Zealand and Australia Inspector Alleyn is due back any time and Troy worries that the long separation may have spoiled their young relationship When a request a near royal summons comes from the celebrated actor Sir


  6. Faith Faith says:

    PDFEPUB Ngaio Marsh #189; #189; Final Curtain Epub #201; final pdf, curtain epub, Final Curtain PDFEPUBIt has been a long time since I read a Marsh mystery This one has wit and humor but is a little too twee It also has way too many characters introduced in a rapid fire info dump at the beginning of the book I found it impossible to keep them and their relationships straight If I had read this 40 years ago I probably would have liked it a lot but I’ve moved on from house party murders


  7. Calum Reed Calum Reed says:

    PDFEPUB Ngaio Marsh #189; #189; Final Curtain Epub #201; final pdf, curtain epub, Final Curtain PDFEPUBBBack to reality for Marsh in a post war setting and with an extremely traditional country house mystery consisting of a standard plot motive and method of murder More notable for the romanticism of Alleyn and Troy's reunion and that she gamely confronts the elements of the investigation as had not been the case in the past I especially love this unapologetically slushy passage describing their reunionWhen she had moved forward on the quay without at first seeing him his physical reaction had been so sharp that


  8. Simon Mcleish Simon Mcleish says:

    PDFEPUB Ngaio Marsh #189; #189; Final Curtain Epub #201; final pdf, curtain epub, Final Curtain PDFEPUBOriginally published on my blog here in August 1998The war is finally over and Alleyn is returning from New Zealand where the previous two books in the series Colour Scheme and Died In The Wool are set to join his wife in London Just as Troy is expecting him back any day she receives an extremely pressing invitation distinguished actor Sir Henry Ancred wishes to commission her to paint his portrait at his family seat Ancreton This invitation is occasioned by Sir Henry receiving the inaccurate news that the nation commissioned Troy to paint a portrait of one of his friends and rivalsTruth to tell though he may have been a magnificent actor Sir Henry's talent could never have matched his conceit As far as he was concerned the nation has never been as quick to recognise his status as great man of the stage as it should have been even his knighthood is not a grateful acknowledgment of his stature but was obtained by the somewhat unexpected inheritance of a baronetcy from a distant


  9. William William says:

    PDFEPUB Ngaio Marsh #189; #189; Final Curtain Epub #201; final pdf, curtain epub, Final Curtain PDFEPUBI read somewhere that Died in the Wool was Marsh's favorite in her Alleyn series and I liked it a lot but this one is even better It's not quite five stars to me since it ends a bit suddenly and it was not as personally satisfying a conclusion as I would have preferred But it was a lot of fun to readThis Alleyn installment has a group of vivid characters representing the steady growth in fiction writing that I am seeing as I work my way through the series The story does in a way remind me of A Surfeit of Lampreys though the Lamprey family was charming and delightful and the Ancreds here are far from that But each person in this isolated country house is quite individual and not like an


  10. Susan in NC Susan in NC says:

    PDFEPUB Ngaio Marsh #189; #189; Final Curtain Epub #201; final pdf, curtain epub, Final Curtain PDFEPUB45 stars very entertaining classic country house murder it was good to have Inspector Alleyn back with Fox and Troy in England after wartime duty of three plus yearsAs the novel opens Troy has been asked to paint the portrait of legendary actor Sir Henry Ancred Alleyn is due home anytime but Troy is deeply tempted to take on the commission She heads to the great actor’s country house and is soon pleasantly immersed in her work despite being surrounded by the dysfunctional overly dramatic Ancred family I loved this part Troy is a great character so calm and collected and her internal musings dealing with this emotional dramat


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