The Murder of Roger Ackroyd

The Murder of Roger Ackroyd  (1926) 
by Agatha Christie

THE MURDER OF
ROGER ACKROYD

THE MURDER OF

ROGER ACKROYD


BY

AUTHOR OF



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GROSSET & DUNLAP

PUBLISHERSNEW YORK

Copyright, 1926.

By DODD, MEAD AND COMPANY, Inc.


Published, July, 1926
Second printing, July, 1926
Third printing, August, 1926
Fourth printing, September, 1926
Eifth printing, October, 1926
Sixth printing, October, 1926
Seventh printing, December, 1926
Eighth printing, May, 1927

To Punkie,

WHO LIKES AN ORTHODOX DETECTIVE
STORY, MURDER, INQUEST, AND SUS-
PICION FALLING ON EVERY ONE IN TURN!

  1. CONTENTS
  2. chapterpage
  3. I
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  4. II
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    7
  5. III
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    17
  6. IV
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    31
  7. V
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    49
  8. VI
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    65
  9. VII
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    75
  10. VIII
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  11. IX
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  12. X
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  13. XI
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  14. XII
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  15. XIII
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  16. XIV
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  17. XV
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  18. XVI
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  19. XVII
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  20. XVIII
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  21. XIX
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  22. XX
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  23. XXI
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  24. XXII
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  25. XXIII
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  26. XXIV
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  27. XXV
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  28. XXVI
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  29. XXVII
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