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Wobble todeath

Peter Lovesey

Wobble todeath

by Peter Lovesey

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Published by Panther in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, London, Macmillan, 1970.

StatementPeter Lovesey.
SeriesPanther crime
The Physical Object
Pagination190p. ;
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15080739M
ISBN 100586034382
OCLC/WorldCa16195384

In , race walking competitions, known as “wobbles,” were all the rage. The death of a contender, followed by a second murder, introduces Sergeant Cribb, who goes on to investigate sports-related deaths in a series of eight books. Review: Wobble to Death was Peter Lovesey's first mystery, originally published in , and introduced Sergeant Cribb. Set in the Victorian London, it was the first of eight mysteries featuring the sergeant that involved sports-related deaths. Soho Press is reissuing (at least) the first two as trade paperbacks.

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  Wobble to Death was Peter Lovesey's debut novel. In the 45 years since it was published, its author has gone on to write more than 30 world-renowned mysteries, win numerous crime fiction prizes. There is no better place to dive into Lovesey's legendary oeuvre than with this sparkling debut/5(). Wobble to Death, published in , was his first novel and introduced his enigmatic Sergeant Cribb, or Cribb of the Detective, as he is called by one of the characters. Set in the late nineteenth century, Wobble to Death recounts the mishaps that befell an endurance walking rate staged in Islington/5(10).


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In the 45 years since it was published, its author has gone on to write more than 30 world-renowned mysteries, win numerous crime fiction prizes. In the 45 years since it was published, its author has gone on to write more than 30 world-renowned mysteries, win numerous crime fiction prizes/5(27).

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Buy Wobble to Death - eBook at "In Victorian London, race-walking, or 'wobbles', are all the rage. So on a Monday morning in November the crowds gather for Islington's bizarre six-day endurance walking Tuesday, one of the contestants is dead.

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