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The Chinese Shawl Paperback – 1 January 1990

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Hodder Paperbacks; 1st edition (1 January 1990)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 288 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0340108991
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0340108994
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 11.4 x 1.9 x 17.7 cm
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A particular favourite - Andrew Taylor

Miss Silver is marvellous - Daily Mail

. . . some of the best examples of the British country-house murder mystery - Alfred Hitchcock magazine

Miss Silver has her place in detective fiction as surely as Lord Peter Wimsey or Hercule Poirot - Manchester Evening News

Miss Wentworth is a first rate story-teller - Daily Telegraph

You can't go wrong with Miss Maud Silver - Observer

Miss Wentworth's plot is ingenious, her characterization acute, her solution satisfying - The Scotsman

Patricia Wentworth has created a great detective in Miss Silver, the little old lady who nobody notices, but who in turn notices everything - Paula Gosling

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