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Mr Campion"s farthing

Youngman Carter

Mr Campion"s farthing

by Youngman Carter

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Published by Penguin in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementYoungman Carter.
SeriesPenguin classic crime, Penguin Classic Crime Series
The Physical Object
Pagination190p. ;
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17242322M
ISBN 100140166130
OCLC/WorldCa31738516

In his 22nd adventure, a gentleman detective takes on local politics and characters as eccentric as he is. When Albert Campion visits the picturesque East Anglian town of Lindsay Carfax, it’s purportedly to visit Eliza Jane Fitton, his wife’s : Mike Ripley.   On Margery’s death in , Youngman Carter completed her novel Cargo of Eagles (published ) and two further Campion books: Mr Campion’s Farthing and Mr Campion’s Falcon. He was at work on a third, which would have been the twenty-second Campion novel, when he died in November Brand: Severn House Publishers.

Mr. Campion's Farthing (Albert Campion) by Margery Allingham and Youngman Carter - book cover, description, publication : Margery Allingham, Youngman Carter. Albert Campion is a fictional character in a series of detective novels and short stories by Margery first appeared as a supporting character in The Crime at Black Dudley (), an adventure story involving a ring of criminals, and would go on to feature in another 18 novels and over 20 short stories. Supposedly created as a parody of Dorothy L. Sayers' detective Lord Peter Created by: Margery Allingham.

Mr. Ripley focuses largely on Mr. Capmpion's son and daughter in law, but also finds room for Lady Amanda, Albert's brilliant wife, who was never adequately represented in the works of either Ms. Allingham or Mr. Carter. Mr. Campion's gentleman's gentleman, Lugg, is also represented. Unfortunately, the effect is to give Mr/5(35). When the Danish ambassador asks Albert Campion to keep an eye on his daughter’s new boyfriend, Campion, now retired, enlists his son, Rupert, to follow the young man. But then the girl goes missing and the boyfriend’s body is found at the edge of the small village where one of Rupert’s schoolmates lives, and Campion [ ]Author: Mike Ripley.


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Campion's Farthing book. Read 12 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Murder and bad publicity stalk the inhabitants of Inglewood /5. Mr Campion's Farthing Hardcover – July 1, All of Mr Campions books are well worth reading - perhaps as more than once.

The writing is great, the plots involved but interesting and the glimpse into the particular era in which they are written - priceless/5(30). After Margery Allingham's death inher husband, Philip Youngman Carter continued the Albert Campion mystery series. He completed Allingham's Cargo of Eagles () and then wrote two Campion novels of his own, Mr.

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Vassily Kopeck (code-name: “Farthing”), a Russian diplomat, has disappeared after a trip to the Turrets, and Mr. Campion has been asked to sort out the situation.

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Carter, continuing to feature his wife Marjorie Allingham's Mr. Campion, assigns him to the case of a defected Russian Kopeck (the equivalent of a farthing). He's a physicist with a formula which lends a euphoric inducement to dying, and when last seen he was at an elegant stately home offering chamber music and haute cuisine to its paying weekend guests.

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Mr Campion's Farthing Philip Youngman Carter First published in the UKWilliam Heinemann This edition Penguin Books, ISBN: pages Source: Reviewer's own News of a new Albert Campion novel from Severn House prompted me to re-read an earlier continuation of the series.

I am a long-time fan of Campion, dating back to. Campion's Farthing. [Mass market paperback] MacFadden, 1st thus. [Near fine. Mass market paperback. Margery Allingham. All amounts are in US Rating: % positive.

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Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Boxid IA Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II Containerid S Donor Peninsula Library SystemPages:   After Margery Allingham's untimely death inher husband, Philip Youngman Carter ("Pip") briefly continued the Albert Campion mystery series until his own untimely death in Pip completed Margery's Cargo of Eagles () and then wrote two Campion novels of his own, Mr.

Campion's Farthing (), said to be based on an idea of Allingham's, and Mr. Campion's Falcon Author: The Passing Tramp. Campion’s Farthing is a well-written book that places Mr. Campion in the environment of the cold war and brings in a new character, Rupert Campion, his son.

The social commentary is worthy of Author: Warren Bull. After Margery Allingham's death inher husband, Philip Youngman Carter continued the Albert Campion mystery series. He completed Allingham's Cargo of Eagles () and then wrote two Campion novels of his own, Mr. Campion's Farthing (), said to be based on an idea of Allingham's, and Mr.

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Written by Margery Allingham, completed by Mike Ripley — When Margery Allingham died inshe had published 18 novels featuring her Golden Age private detective Albert Campion. She left behind several unfinished manuscripts, and her husband Philip ‘Pip’ Youngman Carter – who collaborated with her in her writing – went on to complete Mr Campion’s Farthing and Mr Campion’s.

Many years ago, I read a number of the original Mr Campion stories by Margery Allingham, and I do admit to requiring some of the early part of the book to catch up, as it were. Nonetheless, I felt a bit at sea with timeframes and placements of the characters in time and space and I didnt find the plot riveting enough to override that/5.

Buy Mr Campion's Farthing Large type / large print edition by Youngman Carter (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(21).

After Margery Allingham's death inher husband, Philip Youngman Carter continued the Albert Campion mystery series. He completed Allingham's Cargo of Eagles () and then wrote two Campion novels of his own, Mr. Campion's Farthing (), said to be based on an idea of Allingham's, and Mr.

Campion's Falcon ()/5(26).Order of Albert Campion Books Albert Campion is the central character in a series of crime fiction novels and short stories by British author Margery Allingham.

Campion was apparently created as a parody of Dorothy L. Sayers ‘ Lord Peter Wimsey character but eventually developed his own personality. With Mr Campion's Farewell (Severn House, and Black Thorn, ), he completed a manuscript left unfinished in by Margery Allingham's widower, Pip Youngman Carter.

He regards the follow-ups including Mr Campion's War, Mr Campion's Visit and Mr Campion's S ance as his attempts 'to fly solo with, and do justice to, a great fictional 4/5(2).