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More Tales of the Black Widowers

Isaac Asimov

More Tales of the Black Widowers

by Isaac Asimov

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Published by Fawcett .
Written in English


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ISBN 100449210529
ISBN 109780449210529

More Tales of the Black Widowers is a collection of mystery short stories by American author Isaac Asimov, featuring his fictional club of mystery solvers, the Black Widowers. It was first published in hardcover by Doubleday in , and in paperback by the Fawcett Crest imprint of Ballantine Books in November   We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable packaging with free standard shipping on US orders over $ Read more. Spend less.4/5(1).

Twelve more stories (see Tales of the Black Widowers, ) in what Asimov likes to consider his Chestertonian vein—the misplaced heirlooms, baffling safe combinations, and conditions of eccentric bequests chewed over at the monthly banquets of the Black Widowers club and invariably, imperturbably solved by ex officio member Henry the waiter. Book Safe: In "The Unabridged", a valuable postage stamp is hidden inside a book. The puzzle for the Widowers is to figure out which book (or, at least, narrow down the selection). The Case Of: The third collection of stories is Casebook of the Black Widowers.

Collection Title: More Tales of the Black Widowers • [Black Widowers • 2] • () • collection by Isaac Asimov Contents (view Concise Listing) 9 • Introduction (More Tales of the Black Widowers) • () • essay by Isaac Asimov; 11 • When No Man Pursueth • [Black Widowers] • () • . Tropes from the collection: The Annotated Edition: This collection has an introduction to explain the inspiration for the series, and an afterword for each story to explain more details about the publication.; Anthology: This book represents the first collection of the Black Widowers mysteries.; Covers Always Lie. There are several different covers for this book, due to foreign language.


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This sequel to Tales of the Black Widowers continues the conventions set up in the first book: the guest brings a mystery, Henry solves it.

As with all such formulaic mysteries, the payoff is in the twist, not as much in the characters (although the regulars are delightful)/5. More Tales Of The Black Widowers (Japanese) Paperback Bunko out of 5 stars 7 ratings.

See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback Bunko "Please retry" $ — $ Paperback Bunko $ 4 /5(7). The Black Widowers themselves are obviously intended to be an engaging bunch, and Asimov spends a lot of time on their repartee.

To a man, they're either tediously unpleasant or unpleasantly tedious. To actually dine with them would be ghastly/5(21). Read More Tales of the Black Widowers eBook onlie. The book is wrote by Isaac Asimov. More Tales of the Black Widowers “Sometimes even when the hand is quite slow, I think.—Mr.

Bunsen, you arrived late and did not hear Mr. Gonzalo's tale. He had paid a taxi driver exactly the fare recorded on the meter, and so customary is it to pay more than that, that every one of us was shocked.

Tales of the Black Widowers (The Black Widowers #1), Isaac Asimov Tales of the Black Widowers is a collection of mystery short stories by American author Isaac Asimov, featuring his fictional club of mystery solvers, the Black was first published in June This book is the first of six that describe mysteries solved by the Black Widowers, based on a literary dining club he /5.

Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Boxid IA Boxid_2 CH Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II City Garden City, : More Tales Of The Black Widowers () About book: The Tales of the Black Widowers are a set of 66 mystery stories. It's a group of middle-aged guys that get together each month for dinner and drinks.

Each story involves a mystery that arises out of a guest attending the dinner with a problem to solve. Internet Archive BookReader More tales of the black widowers More tales of the black widowers.

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Link to this page view Link to the book Embed a mini Book Reader 1 page 2 pages Open to this page. Finished. This is the second collection of “Black Widower” stories, and is (on the whole) a good one.

In particular, I have special attachment to “Earthset and Evening Star” in this book, not only because I love the title, but because it’s the first “Black Widower” story I ever read—it appeared in F&SF to which I subscribed at the time. On the other hand, “Nothing Like Murder” is. More Tales of the Black Widowers #2 The Black Widowers: The second short stories collection of mystery continues the same plot as the first book.

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Get this from a library. More tales of the Black Widowers. [Isaac Asimov] -- Twelve more mystery stories involving the seven-member Black Widowers Club who, without their wives but with their trusted waiter, Henry, get together once a month for dinner and solve mysteries over.

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More Tales of the Black Widowers: : Asimov, Isaac: Books/5(13). OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 18 cm. Contents: When no man pursueth --Quicker than the eye --The Iron gem --The Three numbers --Nothing like murder --No smoking --Season's greetings!--The One and only east --Earthset and evening star --Friday the thirteenth --The Unabridged --The Ultimate Title: A Fawcett Crest book.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. More tales of the Black Widowers by Isaac Asimov,Published for the Crime Club by Doubleday edition, in English - 1st ed.3/5(2). More tales of the black widowers For a second hand book it's ok - obviously it's a used copy but bought it for the story not quality of book.

Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Artley. out of 5 stars Asimov in fine form. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 15 June /5(13). Click to read more about More Tales of the Black Widowers by Isaac Asimov. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(6).

Tales of the Black Widowers is a collection of mystery short stories by American author Isaac Asimov, featuring his fictional club of mystery solvers, the Black was first published in hardcover by Doubleday in Juneand in paperback by the Fawcett Crest imprint of Ballantine Books in August The first British edition was issued by Panther in by Isaac Asimov includes books Tales of the Black Widowers, Tales of the Black Widowers, Casebook of the Black Widowers, and several more.

See the complete The Black Widowers series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles.More Tales of the Black Widowers by Isaac Asimov; Ken Fisher and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at