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The dark stairs

a Herculeah Jones mystery

by Betsy Cromer Byars

  • 80 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Viking in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mystery and detective stories

  • About the Edition

    The intrepid Herculeah Jones helps her mother, a private investigator, solve a puzzling and frightening case.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Betsy Byars.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.B9836 Dar 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination130 p. ;
    Number of Pages130
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1089899M
    ISBN 100670854875
    LC Control Number94014012

      Directed by Delbert Mann. With Robert Preston, Dorothy McGuire, Eve Arden, Angela Lansbury. In Oklahoma in the s, Rubin Flood (Robert Preston) loses his job as a travelling salesman when the company goes bankrupt. This adds to his worries at home. His wife Cora (Dorothy McGuire) is frigid because of trying to make ends meet. His teenage daughter 7/10(). The Dark Stairs (Herculeah Jones Mystery) by Byars, Betsy and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - The Dark Stairs Herculeah Jones Mystery by Byars, Betsy - AbeBooks.

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