The man with a load of mischief : a Richard Jury novel
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New York : Onyx, 2003.
Edition:
1st Onyx ed.
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278 pages ; 17 cm.
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At the Man with a Load of Mischief, they found the dead body stuck in a keg of beer. At the Jack and Hammer, another body was stuck out on the beam of the pub's sign, replacing the mechanical man who kept the time. Two pubs. Two murders. One Scotland Yard inspector called in to help. Detective Chief Inspector Richard Jury arrives in Long Piddleton and finds everyone in the postcard village looking outside of town for the killer. Except for one Melrose Plant. A keen observer of human nature, he points Jury in the right direction: into the darkest parts of his neighbors' hearts...
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General Note
Reprint. Originally published: Boston : Little Brown, 1981.
General Note
"The first Richard Jury novel"--Cover.
General Note
Includes an excerpt from The grave Maurice, by Martha Grimes, c2002.
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"At the Man with a Load of Mischief, they found a dead man with his head stuck in a beer keg. At the Jack and Hammer, another body was stuck out of the beam of the pub's sign, replacing the mechanical man who kept the time. Two pubs. Two murders. One Scotland Yard inspector called in to help. Detective Chief Inspector Richard Jury arrives in Long Piddleton and finds everyone in the postcard village looking outside of town for the killer. Except for Melrose Plant. A keen observer of human nature, he points Jury in the right direction: toward to darkest parts of his neighbors' hearts..."--Cover, p. 4.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Grimes, M. (2003). The man with a load of mischief: a Richard Jury novel. 1st Onyx ed. New York: Onyx.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Grimes, Martha. 2003. The Man With a Load of Mischief: A Richard Jury Novel. New York: Onyx.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Grimes, Martha, The Man With a Load of Mischief: A Richard Jury Novel. New York: Onyx, 2003.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Grimes, Martha. The Man With a Load of Mischief: A Richard Jury Novel. 1st Onyx ed. New York: Onyx, 2003. Print.

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