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The belting inheritance.

by Julian Symons

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.S9877 Be, PR6037.Y5 Be
The Physical Object
Pagination210 p.
Number of Pages210
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5943653M
LC Control Number65014670
OCLC/WorldCa1450498

Download the belting inheritance ebook free in PDF and EPUB Format. the belting inheritance also available in docx and mobi. Read the belting inheritance online, read in mobile or Kindle. The British LibraryA republished tale by Julian Symons () from a golden era of British crime writing. The Belting Inheritance: an atmospheric novel of family secrets from Lady Wainwright presides in gothic gloom at Belting, in mourning for her two sons lost in the Second World War. The arrival of a stranger - claiming to be a long-lost son – leads to doubt and intrigue.

“The Belting Inheritance” by Julian Symons Christopher Barrington comes to live with the Wainwright family at their home Belting in southern Kent when he’s 12, following the death of his parents in a plane crash. The family is dominated by Lady Wainwright, Christopher’s great-aunt only surviving relative.   Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The Belting Inheritance by Julian Symons; 7 editions; First published in The Belting Inheritance | Open Library.

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The Belting Inheritance is a unique multiple-murder mystery and I simply couldn't put the book down once I started reading it.

Not knowing who to trust or if that person really was who they were pretending to be, made this book a must-read/5.

The Belting Inheritance employs one of the oldest mystery plots, the appearance of an heir long thought dead, yet it is given an interesting spin by being told from the viewpoint of a teenage boy.

The story proceeds with all the speed of a Hardy Boy mystery, with just enough mystery, romance, and suspense to keep things moving.4/5(36). The Belting Inheritance by Julian Symons, first published inis part of The British Library Crime Classics.

It was somewhat historical in nature when first published, being written about a time that was approximately ten years post WWII. The writing is more characteristic of this time period, with longer, more complex sentences and 4/5(36). With Lady Wainwright's health fading, her inheritance is at stake, and the family is torn apart by doubts over its mysterious long-lost son.

Belting is shadowed by suspicion and intrigue—and then the first body is found. This atmospheric novel of family secrets, first published inis by a winner of the CWA Diamond : Sourcebooks.

When a stranger arrives at Belting, he is met with a very mixed reception by the occupants of the old house. Claiming his so-called &#;rightful inheritance&#; the stranger makes plans to take up residence at once.

Such a thing was bound to cause problems amongst the family &#; but Brand: House of Stratus, Incorporated. With Lady Wainwright's health fading, her inheritance is at stake, and the family is torn apart by doubts over its mysterious long-lost son.

Belting is shadowed by suspicion and intrigue. With Lady Wainwright's health fading, her inheritance is at stake, and the family is torn apart by doubts over its mysterious long-lost son.

Belting is shadowed by suspicion and intrigue, and then the first body is found. This atmospheric novel of family secrets, first published inis by a winner of the CWA Diamond Dagger. Buy The Belting Inheritance (British Library Crime Classics) by Julian Symons (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(33). Author:Symons, Julian. The Belting Inheritance. Book Binding:Paperback / softback. All of our paper waste is recycled within the UK and turned into corrugated cardboard. World of. The Belting Inheritance by Julian Symons.

Part of the British Library Crime Classics Series, this book was originally published in and is an delightful tale of dead relatives coming back to life, murder, and family dynamics. As adopted son, and great-nephew to Lady Wainwright, opens the window into the strained family dynamics. Two sons are controlled by their mother who is on death’s.

The Belting Inheritance: A British Library Crime Classic “Veteran puzzle hounds who guess the ending will still be moved by its power.

The tale’s valedictory tone, perfectly suited to a story set 10 years before Symons wrote it and hearkening back to social institutions from a still earlier age, is underlined by its reprinting 54 years.

The Belting Inheritance is an "old fashioned" British mystery is the best sense of the word. I have read other books by Julian Symonds, who is an excellent writer.

This novel is based on a real crime story. I found all the characters interesting, except for the narrator, who seemed more of a device than a real person.

However, I enjoyed reading /5(33). The Belting Inheritance (Book): Symons, Julian, Lady Wainwright presides over the gothic gloom at Belting, in mourning for her two sons, presumed lost in the Second World War.

A stranger arrives, claiming to be son David who was not killed after all. With Lady Wainwright's health fading and her inheritance at stake, the family is torn apart by doubts over its mysterious long-lost son. The Belting Inheritance (Book): Symons, Julian: Lady Wainwright presides over the gothic gloom at Belting, in mourning for her two sons lost in the Second World War.

A stranger arrives, claiming to be son David who was not killed after all. With Lady Wainwright's health fading and her inheritance at stake, the family is torn apart by doubts over its mysterious long-lost son. The Belting Inheritance by Julian Symons,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5().

Editions for The Belting Inheritance: (Kindle Edition published in ), (Paperback published in ), X (Paperback published in 20 Author: Julian Symons. The author won the Edgar Award for best crime novel four years before the Belting Inheritance was published in An orphan is brought to stay at Belting at twelve.

There is the formidable Lady Wainwright, and her two adult sons, Stephen and Miles along with Stephen’s wife, Clarissa. LadyContinue Reading. The Belting inheritance. [Julian Symons; Martin Edwards] -- Lady Wainwright presides over the gothic gloom at Belting, in mourning for her two sons lost in the Second World War.

A stranger arrives, claiming to be son David who was not killed after all. The latest reprint from the British Library Crime Classics, a bucolic yet close-wound fictional take on the once-famous real-life story of the Tichborne Claimant, reads like Brideshead Revisited with murder.

Lady Jessica Wainwright’s surviving sons, Miles and Stephen, live with her and Stephen’s wife, Clarissa, in Belting, the estate she inherited from Gen. Wainwright when he died in Author: Julian Symons. Novel. Lady Wainwright two sons were lost in the Second World War.

Years later a stranger arrives at Belting, the family estate, claiming to be one of her lost sons, who was held captive for years in a Russian prison camp. With the inheritance at stake, the family is torn apart by.

Read "The Belting Inheritance" by Julian Symons available from Rakuten Kobo. When a stranger arrives at Belting, he is met with a very mixed reception by the occupants of the old house. Claiming hi 4/4(1).

Belting is shadowed by suspicion and intrigue - and then the first body is found. This atmospheric novel of family secrets, first published inis by a winner of the CWA Diamond Dagger.

My Review: The Belting Inheritance is a romantic mystery originally written in The viewpoint character is a young man who gets stuck in the middle of.The Belting Inheritance Julian Symons. Poisoned Pen, $ trade paper (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

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