The Company of Knaves: A Philip Fletcher Mystery

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Macmillan, Dec 15, 1997 - Fiction - 224 pages
Furious that a hated rival is up for knighthood in the New Year's Honors List, Philip Fletcher takes advantage of the untimely death of a fellow actor to use blackmail and get on the List too, but things do not go quite as smoothly as he had intended.
 

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THE COMPANY OF KNAVES

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Stung by a hated rival's knighthood, accomplished actor/criminal Philip Fletcher vows he'll be on next year's Honors List, no matter what it takes to get there. Then the death of Philip's gossipy old ... Read full review

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Well-known British actor Philip Fletcher, of acid tongue and vaulting ambition, trades his investigative services for the promise of a knighthood. Fletcher, among the last to see old reprobate (and ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
7
Section 2
19
Section 3
33
Section 4
42
Section 5
56
Section 6
69
Section 7
85
Section 8
95
Section 9
104
Section 10
113
Section 11
134
Section 12
155
Section 13
170
Section 14
188
Section 15
213
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Simon Shaw is the successful producer of "1900s House" and "1940s House". He will also produce "Frontier House".

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