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The Bughouse Affair (2013)
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Published: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2013
Series: Muller, Marcia. Carpenter and Quincannon mystery.Thorndike Press large print mystery series.
Edition:  Large print edition
Description:  357 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 9781410456953 (hardcover), 1410456951 (hardcover), 9781410456953, 1410456951 :,
Language:  English

"In 1890s San Francisco, former Pinkerton operative Sabina Carpenter and her detective partner, ex-Secret Service agent John Quincannon, undertake what appear to be two unrelated investigations. While Sabina hunts for a ruthless lady pickpocket, Quincannon is after a slippery housebreaker who targets wealthy homes. The cases connect in a surprising fashion, but not before two murders and other assorted felonies complicate matters. And not before the two sleuths are hindered, assisted, and exasperated by the bughouse Sherlock Holmes."--Page 4 of cover

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Additional Credits:
Pronzini, Bill.

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