|Statement||by Edward H. Smith.|
|LC Classifications||HV6549 .S6|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||340|
|LC Control Number||27003058|
Poison (The Poisoner Mysteries, #1), The Borgia Betrayal (The Poisoner Mysteries, #2), and The Borgia Mistress (The Poisoner Mysteries, #3) Book 2. The Borgia Betrayal. by Sara Poole. Ratings Reviews published 12 editions. Before the Tudors, there were the Borgias. More. Books shelved as poisons: The Poisoner's Handbook: Murder and the Birth of Forensic Medicine in Jazz Age New York by Deborah Blum, Poison Study by Maria. Toxic shock: Agatha Christie’s poisons The queen of crime is known for her obscure plots and fiendish clues, but her expertise with Author: Kathryn Harkup. Top poisoner among many in this fictional memoir of the Roman emperor is Livia, the narrator's grandmother and wife of the emperor Augustus. Augustus will eat only figs he has himself picked from.
Poison is definitely among fiction’s greatest weapons. Hercule Poirot and Sherlock Holmes seem to have developed the audience’s taste for untraceable, fast-acting poisons used to kill. However, murder mystery is one thing, but when the story becomes . Strychnine was the murder weapon in Agatha Christie’s first murder-mystery The Mysterious Affair at Styles. Whist this is a fast acting poison, effective treatments are now possible and it can only be seen as an efficient murder weapon in fiction and on very old-fashioned murder mystery shows. VERDICT: Cruel and : Toptenz. Books shelved as mysterys: Turn on the Heat by A.A. Fair, Green Shiver by Clyde B. Clason, Poison Jasmine by Clyde B. Clason, Three Blind Mice and O. 20 Best Mystery Books For When You Want to Play Sherlock. Get out the magnifying glass. It's time to get sleuthin'. poison enthusiast Flavia de Luce is both appalled and delighted. Hours later Occupation: Staff Writer.
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