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The Roman hat mystery

Ellery Queen

The Roman hat mystery

a problem in deduction

by Ellery Queen

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Published by Grosset & Dunlap in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Novelists,
  • Police,
  • Fathers and sons,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Ellery Queen
    ContributionsRouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3533.U4 R6 1929
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 325 p., [1] leaf of plates :
    Number of Pages325
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24866505M
    LC Control Number2011658153

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    The Roman Hat Mystery Book Summary and Study Guide. Ellery Queen Booklist Ellery Queen Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of The Roman Hat Mystery ; Monte Field was found murdered in the Roman Theater shortly before the second act of the . Get this from a library! The Roman hat mystery: a problem in deduction. [Ellery Queen] -- Theatre-goer Monte Field, a shady criminal lawyer, is found dead in his theatre seat by a passing patron. He had obviously been murdered. The police are informed, bringing Richard Queen swiftly to.


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Inspector Richard Queen investigates the murder of an lawyer during a broadway show. His son, Ellery Queen, a book collector and author, assists his father throughout the investigation - and is /5.

Apparently, "The Roman Hat Mystery" was a contest winner, which is how the authors got their start writing and publishing the Ellery Queen mysteries. But I was quite surprised at the length, obvious lack of very much needed editing and number of typos present in the book.

It read more like an unedited and under proofread manuscript/5(59). Although eventually famous on television and radio, Queen’s first appearance came inwhen the cousins won a mystery-writing contest with the book that would eventually be published as The Roman Hat Mystery.

Their character was an amateur detective who uses his spare time to assist his police inspector uncle in solving baffling crimes/5(6).

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In fine dust jacket. First published in"The Roman Hat Mystery" introduced sleuth Ellery Queen (as well as the authors known collectively as Ellery Queen) and is one of the top crime novels of the 20th century.

Although eventually famous on television and radio, Queen's first appearance came inwhen the cousins won a mystery-writing contest with the book that would eventually be published as The Roman Hat Mystery.

Their character was an amateur detective who uses his spare time to assist his police inspector uncle in solving baffling crimes. The Roman Hat Mystery (Aug ) established the basic pattern for many of the later Ellery Queen stories. Ellery Queen, a recent college graduate, often assists his father, the highly respected Inspector Richard Queen of the New York City Cited by: 1.

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The Roman Hat Mystery is a novel that was written in by Ellery Queen. It is the first of the Ellery Queen mysteries. Contents. 1 Plot summary; Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S.

National Library Author: Ellery Queen. The Roman Hat Mystery (Book): Queen, Ellery: A murder in a crowded theater leaves a pack of suspects, but only one clue. Despite the dismal Broadway season, Gunplay continues to draw crowds.

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