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The case of the missing servant

a Vish Puri mystery

by Tarquin Hall

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Private investigators -- India -- Fiction,
  • India -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTarquin Hall.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6108.A495 C37 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17009769M
    ISBN 101416583688
    LC Control Number2008032438
    OCLC/WorldCa232979213

    The Case of the Missing Servant: From the Files of Vish Puri, India's “Most Private Investigator” Tarquin Hall, Author. Simon & Schuster $24 (p) ISBN Get this from a library! The case of the missing servant. [Tarquin Hall] -- Private detective Vish Puri is portly, persistent and Punjabi. He cuts a swathe through Delhi's swindlers, cheats and murderers. His crack team of operatives include: Tubelight, a heavy sleeper who.

    The Case of the Missing Servant shows Puri (“Chubby” to his friends) and his wonderfully nicknamed employees (among them, Handbrake, Flush, and Handcream) hired for two investigations. The first is into the background of a man surprisingly willing to wed a woman her father considers unmarriageable, and the second is into the disappearance /5(). The Case of the Missing Servant title_full: The Case of the Missing Servant Vish Puri, Most Private Investigator Series, Book 1 The case of the missing servant [sound recording] / by Tarquin Hall title_short: The Case of the Missing Servant title_sub: Vish Puri, Most Private Investigator Series, Book 1 topic_facet: Audiobooks Fiction Literature.

    The Case of the Missing Servant From the Files of Vish Puri, India's "most Private Investigator" (Book): Hall, Tarquin: "Meet Vish Puri, India's most private investigator. Portly, persistent, and unmistakably Punjabi, he cuts a determined swath through modern India's swindlers, cheats, and murderers." "In hot and dusty Delhi, where call centers and malls are changing the ancient . The Case of the Missing Servant: A Vish Puri Mystery. New York: Simon & Schuster. Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide) Hall, Tarquin, The Case of the Missing Servant: A Vish Puri Mystery. New York: Simon & Schuster, MLA Citation (style guide) Hall, Tarquin. The Case of the Missing Servant: A Vish Puri Mystery.


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