Death of an Outsider

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Death of an Outsider
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Cover of the first edition of Death of and Outsider
Author M. C. Beaton (Marion Chesney)
Country United Kingdom
Language English
Series Hamish Macbeth
Genre Detective, Mystery novel
Publisher St. Martin's Press
Publication date
November 1988
Media type Print (Hardcover)
Pages 182 pp (Hardcover edition)
ISBN 0-312-02188-7 (first edition)
OCLC 17918653
823/.914 19
LC Class PR6052.E196 D44 1988
Preceded by Death of a Cad
Followed by Death of a Perfect Wife

Death of an Outsider is the third mystery novel in the Hamish Macbeth series by Marion Chesney under her pseudonym M. C. Beaton. It was first published in 1988.

Plot introduction[edit]

While Hamish Macbeth is on duty temporarily in Cnothan, William Mainwaring, the most disliked man in town is murdered. No one wants to solve the crime, including Macbeth's superiors who want to keep the strange manner of Mainwaring's death hushed up.[1]

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