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Casebook of the Black Widowers

Isaac Asimov

Casebook of the Black Widowers

by Isaac Asimov

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Published by Gollancz in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories, English

  • Edition Notes

    This collection also published: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1980.

    Statement(by)Isaac Asimov.
    Series(Gollancz detection)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx,182p. ;
    Number of Pages182
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17330241M
    ISBN 100575028637
    OCLC/WorldCa16486094

    part_3 *The Black Widowers* series. 2. THE FAMILY MAN Mario Gonzalo, the artist member of the Black Widowers, seemed oddly disheveled as he said vehemently, "I cannot teach what I do because I don't know what I do, but that doesn't mean I can't do s: This is not the strongest of the Black Widower collections, although not the weakest, either. The problem here is that we have a lot of stories with strained or faintly unbelievable puzzles wrapped inside them, and only a few stories that are genuinely interesting.

    When the Black Widowers opened the new season with their September banquet, following hard upon the national conventions, it was not surprising that the talk turned to politics. Emmanuel Rubin, who was host, had (as might be expected) considerable fault to find with both candidates, and a minute analysis of their shortcomings left each sounding. Casebook of the Black Widowers by Isaac Asimov A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.

    Casebook of the Black Widowers by Isaac Asimov starting at $ Casebook of the Black Widowers has 2 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. The third collection of Asimov's "Black Widowers" stories from Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine&#;each tale consisting of 90% talk as the yakky Widowers discuss a crime puzzle over their fancy club dinners; as Asimov admits, "the mysteries, as mysteries, can be described, discussed, and solved in about a quarter of the space I devote to each." And the solutions to .


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Casebook 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 Januaryand in paperback by the Fawcett Crest imprint of Ballantine Books in March /5(16).

CASEBOOK OF THE BLACK WIDOWERS () is the third collection of Isaac Asimov's Fair-Play Puzzle stories involving a men's club that meets monthly at a Manhattan restaurant and considers unusual problems, nearly always provided by a dinner guest of one of their members.

The cast of all these stories consists of six diverse professional men (an /5(16). Casebook of the Black Widowers book. Read 33 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Every month, the Black Widowers convene for sumptuou 4/5.

CASEBOOK OF THE BLACK WIDOWERS () is the third collection of Isaac Asimov's Fair-Play Puzzle stories involving a men's club that meets monthly at a Manhattan restaurant and considers unusual problems, nearly always provided by a dinner guest of one of their members/5(13).

It was one of those rare Black Widower occasions when the entree was lobster, rarer now than ever because of the increase in prices. Rubin, who as host bore the cost, shrugged it off.

"I made a good paperback sale last month and we can call this a s: Casebook of the Black Widowers: In this book series containing the regular get-together dinner and entertainment of the Black Widower’s club, we read about a bunch of loyal mates and the regular waiter; Henry consistently outwits the dinner mates every time they provide a mystery to solve.

The most bizarre mystery in this book is how Henry. CASEBOOK OF THE BLACK WIDOWERS () is the third collection of Isaac Asimov's Fair-Play Puzzle stories involving a men's club that meets monthly at a Manhattan restaurant and considers unusual problems, nearly always provided by a dinner guest of one of their members.

The cast of all these stories consists of six diverse professional men (an /5(14). Casebook of the Black Widowers (The Black Widowers #3) Twelve Cunningly Fashioned Detective Stories Once a month the Black Widowers club meets to enjoy good food, fine wine, convivial company - and to entertain a guest.

Each month the guest provides them with a conundrum - a mystery which has so far proved completely baffling. The third in the Black Widowers series, a collection of.

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Casebook of the Black Widowers. [Isaac Asimov; One Plus One Studio,] -- Twelve mystery stories chronicling the further cerebral adventures of the Black Widowers involve all manner of ingenious word play and all manner of clever crime.

Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. Some features of WorldCat will not be available. The six Black Widowers looked thoughtful at that, each in his own way, and finally Drake stirred.

He said, "You know, that sounds like Ralph, and if so, let me point out that d - r - a - k - e can be rearranged into r - a - k - e - d, and a piece of ground that has been raked is bare, so say nothing of the fact that it is only one letter.

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Most of these Mystery Fiction stories were originally published in Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine, but three stories are brand-new, published here for the first time ever!. Casebook of the Black Widowers 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews. Bill_Peschel on LibraryThing: More than 1 year ago: In this collection of short mysteries, Asimov showed the ability to create clever and complex plots capable of keeping you turning the page if only to find the solution.

His characters are thin and forgettable, but the 5/5(1).Editions for Casebook of the Black Widowers: (Mass Market Paperback published in ), (Mass Market Paperback published in ), Author: Isaac Asimov.A few of the stories in the first two volumes of Black Widowers stories did not appear in EQMM, but in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction (F & SF) instead.

This was a bit difficult, for I couldn't make a Black Widowers tale an outright fantasy or science fiction.