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Red box (original 1937; edition 1979)
by Rex Stout
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0553249193, Mass Market Paperback)Nero Wolfe, gourmet and connoisseur, who can solve a crime without leaving his desk, is investigating the murder of a beautiful model with his assistant, Archie Goodwin. Neither of them realise it is to trigger the supreme insult of Wolfe's career - another murder, right in his own home.
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A lovely woman turns up dead. Before anyone else does, Nero Wolfe must solve the mystery of a box of cyanide-laced candy.
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