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Cellar at No. 5

Cellar at No. 5

by Shelley Smith
     
 
Mrs. Rampage lives by herself in a large house cluttered with her precious objets d'art. Her daughter lives half a world away and her only other relative, a niece, has no time for an old lady. So Mrs. Rampage is persuaded to take in a companion, a respectable widow named Mrs. Roach.

Overview

Mrs. Rampage lives by herself in a large house cluttered with her precious objets d'art. Her daughter lives half a world away and her only other relative, a niece, has no time for an old lady. So Mrs. Rampage is persuaded to take in a companion, a respectable widow named Mrs. Roach.

Editorial Reviews

Anthony Boucher
"Often subtle and interesting...earns high marks as an undersated study in dometic evil." -- New York Times Book Review
San Francisco Chronicle
"[This] inverted mystery is a novel of dreadful credibility, brilliantly written and exercising an uncanny power of dividing the reader's sympathies."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780897331319
Publisher:
Chicago Review Press, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/28/1985
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
162
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.37(d)

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