Death of an Outsider
Cover of the first edition of Death of and Outsider
|Author||M. C. Beaton (Marion Chesney)|
|Genre||Detective, Mystery novel|
|Publisher||St. Martin's Press|
|Media type||Print (Hardcover)|
|Pages||182 pp (Hardcover edition)|
|ISBN||0-312-02188-7 (first edition)|
|LC Class||PR6052.E196 D44 1988|
|Preceded by||Death of a Cad|
|Followed by||Death of a Perfect Wife|
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.
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