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The Wycherly woman

Ross Macdonald

The Wycherly woman

by Ross Macdonald

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Published by Fontana in (London) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction in English.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: New York : Knopf ; London : Collins, 1962.

    Statement(by) Ross Macdonald.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination252p. ;
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14876083M
    ISBN 100006146546

    The Wycherly Woman By Ross MacDonald - FictionDB. Cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period. The Wycherly Woman Lew Archer Series, Book 9 Archer has to deal with the Wycherly woman, Phoebe's mother, an eerily unmaternal blonde who keeps too many residences, has too many secrets, and leaves too many corpses in her wake. Fiction Mystery Suspense Thriller.

    William Wycherley (baptised 8 April – 1 January ) was an English dramatist of the Restoration period, best known for the plays The Country Wife and The Plain Dealer. He was born at Clive near Shrewsbury, Shropshire and baptised on 8 April at Whitchurch, Hampshire, son of Daniel Wycherley () and his wife Bethia Born: , Clive, Shropshire, England. Homer Wycherly hires Archer to find his missing daughter, 21 year old Phoebe. Phoebe was last seen 2 months prior, when Homer was scheduled to leave on a transatlantic cruise. Phoebe was on the ship with him, when Catherine Wycherly (Phoebe’s mother and Homer’s ex-wife – The Wycherly Woman of the title) shows up and causes a scene.

    Phoebe Wycherly was missing two months before her wealthy father hired Lew Archer to find her. That was plenty of time for a young girl who wanted to disappear to do so thoroughly—or for someone to make her disappear. And before he could locate the Wycherly girl, Archer had to reckon with the Wycherly woman, Phoebe’s mother, an eerily unmaternal blonde who kept too many residences, had too. The Wycherly Woman Lew Archer Series, Book 9 Archer had to reckon with the Wycherly woman, Phoebe's mother, an eerily unmaternal blonde who kept too many residences, had too many secrets, and left too many corpses in her wake. Fiction Mystery. Publication Details.


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Have you read Ross MacDonald's The Wycherly Woman. Here's this week's book review. Let me know what you think of this book. Thanks, Ivan. Phoebe Wycherly was missing two months before her wealthy father hired Archer to find her.

That was plenty of time for a young girl who wanted to disappear to do so thoroughly—or for someone to make her disappear. Before he can find the Wycherly girl, Archer has to deal with the Wycherly woman.

Phoebe Wycherly was missing two months before her wealthy father hired Archer to find her. But before he could locate the Wycherly girl, Archer had to reckon with the Wycherly woman, Phoebe's eerily unmaternal mother. ‎Phoebe Wycherly was missing two months before her wealthy father hired Lew Archer to find her.

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The characterizations are weak and the plot is predictable. The story is fairly straight forward but not interesting and below his usual intricate plotting.

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First edition of Wycherly Woman, the first book by Macdonald to be nominated for Mystery Writers of America's important Edgar Allen Poe Award, his 9th Lew Archer novel, in original dust jacket.

"Ross Macdonald was a successor, probably the greatest, to the Hammett and Chandler hard-boiled traditions" (Husband, Sequels, ). The Wycherly Woman. THE WYCHERLY WOMAN. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe.

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Before he can find the Wycherly girl, Archer has to deal with the Wycherly woman, Phoebe's mother, an eerily unmaternal blonde who keeps too many residences, has too many secrets, and leaves too many corpses in her wake/5.Phoebe Wycherly was missing two months before her wealthy father hired Lew Archer to find her.

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