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8 edition of Death of a Doxy (Crime Line) found in the catalog.

Death of a Doxy (Crime Line)

by Rex Stout

  • 12 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Crimeline .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crime & mystery,
  • Mystery & Detective - Hard-Boiled,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective,
  • Mystery/Suspense,
  • Fiction / Mystery & Detective / General,
  • Mystery & Detective - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatMass Market Paperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7824126M
    ISBN 100553276069
    ISBN 109780553276060

    Death Of A Doxy, or a term referring to a "kept woman," is an archaic concept now. It was an extremely shameful situation at one time, and certainty one that a virtuous woman wouldn't want known about her sister. At least that was the situation when Orrie Cather was held as a material witness in the death of a woman/5(51).   There are currently three books in this series; The Death Game, Devil’s Porridge, and Death of a Doxy. As well as the above, she has published two non-fiction books. ‘Crime Fiction and the Indie Contribution’ which is an examination of crime fiction as well as an evaluation of independently published books in this genre.

    Death Of A Doxy, or a term referring to a "kept woman," is an archaic concept now. It was an extremely shameful situation at one time, and certainty one that a virtuous woman wouldn't want known about her sister. At least that was the situation when Orrie Cather was held as a material witness in the death of a woman/5(54). Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Death of a Doxy Supersleuth Nero Wolfe and his assistant Archie Goodwin are called into action by one of their own when their associate Orrie Cather is accused of murdering his ex-girlfriend, a dancer with a mysterious Sugar Daddy.

    Death of a Doxy Nero Wolfe Series, Book 42 does Wolfe realize that in a matter of hours he'll be entertaining a party of fools and lovers connected with the doxy's death, including a mystery blackmailer, a sexy lounge singer, and a cold-blooded lady-killer. Death of a Doxy is a solidly written story. The character of Julie Jaquette, a successful nightclub singer who does an impromptu song and dance for Wolfe, which is, without a doubt the greatest moment of the book. Jacquet showed that Stout’s ability to write memorable characters was still very much intact.


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Death Of A Doxy, or a term referring to a "kept woman," is an archaic concept now. It was an extremely shameful situation at one time, and certainty one that a virtuous woman wouldn't want known about her sister. At least that was the situation when Orrie Cather was held as a material witness in the death of a woman/5(63).

Death of a Doxy (A Nero Wolfe Mystery Book 42) - Kindle edition by Stout, Rex. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Death of a Doxy (A Nero Wolfe Mystery Book 42)/5(43).

Death of a Doxy was the forty second instalment of the Nero Wolfe series, published in (the first in the series was published in ). In this outing, Wolfe and the narrator, Archie, are tasked with clearing the name of one of their detectives accused of murder/5.

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Orrie Cather, a private eye who had occasionally worked for Nero Wolfe, finds himself in jail for the murder of young Isabel Kerr who was obviously being kept and who was equally noticeably pregnant.

Archie as legman must cope with Isabel's sister and brother-in-law who don't want Isabel scandalized in the paper, her rich benefactor who doesn't Death of a Doxy book publicity, Author: Rex Stout. Would you listen to Death of a Doxy again.

Why. Yes. It is a fine, complex puzzle with a satisfying resolution. Good strong characters, too, and some nicely evil ones. What other book might you compare Death of a Doxy to and why. Stout's Death of a Dude, for no good reason other than similarity of title.

Buy a cheap copy of Death of a Doxy book by Rex Stout. When an old acquaintance and fellow P.I. is accused of murdering a kept woman, Nero Wolfe investigates and finds several suspects in a mystery blackmailer, a sexy Free shipping over $/5(5).

Death of a Doxy - Death of a Doxy audiobook, by Rex Stout With a rich man footing the bills and a handsome lover on the side, Isabel Kerr seemed to have the perfect setup. Now the well-kept lady is stone-cold dead, and the cops have nabbed a Manhattan private eye who just happens to be an acquaintance of Nero Wolfe.

Unable to refuse a friend in need, the /5. Unable to refuse a friend in need, the great detective deigns to get the gumshoe off the hook. Little does Wolfe realize that in a matter of hours he’ll be entertaining a party of fools and lovers connected with the doxy’s death, including a mystery blackmailer, a sexy lounge singer, and a cold-blooded lady-killer/5(13).

Directed by Timothy Hutton. With Timothy Hutton, Maury Chaykin, Colin Fox, Bill Smitrovich. When Archie does a private eye associate a favor and tries to recover his P.I.

license from a blackmailing girlfriend, he finds the ex-showgirl bludgeoned to death/10(91). Read "Death of a Doxy" by Rex Stout available from Rakuten Kobo. With a rich man footing the bills and a handsome lover on the side, Isabel Kerr /5(11). Unable to refuse a friend in need, the great detective deigns to get the gumshoe off the hook.

Little does Wolfe realize that in a matter of hours he'll be entertaining a party of fools and lovers connected with the doxy's death, including a mystery blackmailer, a sexy lounge singer, and a cold-blooded lady-killer.

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With a rich man footing the bills and a handsome lover on the side, Isabel Kerr seemed to have the perfect setup. Now the well-kept lady is stone-cold dead, and the cops have nabbed a Manhattan private eye who just happens to be an acquaintance of Nero Wolfe.

Death of a Doxy - Ebook written by Rex Stout. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Death of a Doxy/5(7). Unable to refuse a friend in need, the great detective deigns to get the gumshoe off the hook.

Little does Wolfe realize that in a matter of hours he’ll be entertaining a party of fools and lovers connected with the doxy’s death, including a mystery blackmailer, a sexy lounge singer, and a cold-blooded : Rex Stout.

: Death of a Doxy (Nero Wolfe) () by Stout, Rex and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(K). Death Of A Doxy () About book: Handsome Playboy Orrie Cather, one of Nero Wolfe's operatives, usually has women falling at his feet.

But they usually don't fall all the way to dead. Has he set up Archie Goodwin, Wolfe's right-hand man to be the one to find her that way in her rosy bower, a love nest maintained by another man, called the Lobster by girls in the know.

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Death Of A Doxy, or a term referring to a "kept woman," is an archaic concept now. It was an extremely shameful situation at one time, and certainty one that a virtuous woman wouldn't want known about her sister.

At least that was the situation when Orrie Cather was held as a material witness in the death of a woman/5(48). Thanks for the kind words, and for the br's (duh -- I use them a lot with bridge hand diagrams), and for fixing the character section book title.

You might get a kick out of this story: As I was doing a little additional research on Doxy I went to the Wolfe Pack site and looked it up there. So much care has gone into those pages that I was.Get this from a library!

Death of a doxy. [Rex Stout; Sandra West Prowell] -- Detective genius Nero Wolfe and his assistant, Archie Goodwin, are private investigators based in New York. With Wolfe's unmatchable wits and Archie's tireless legwork, no mystery is unsolvable. In.Editions for Death of a Doxy: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition), (Paperback), (Audiobook published in