Sparkling Cyanide
UK
Collins, London, Dec. 1945
Daily Express, Jul.9-28 1945
US
Dodd Mead, New York, Feb. 1945 as "Remembered Death"
The Saturday Evening Post, Jul.15-Sep.2 1944

Plot

Six people sit down to dinner at a table laid for seven. In front of the empty place is a sprig of rosemary - in solemn memory of Rosemary Barton who died at the same table exactly one year previously.
No one present on that fateful night would ever forget the woman's face, contorted beyond recognition - or what they remembered about her astonishing life.

Contents

BOOK 1: Rosemary
1. Iris Marle
2. Ruth Lessing
3. Anthony Browne
4. Stephen Farraday
5. Alexandra Farraday
6. George Barton
BOOK 2: All Saints' Day
BOOK 3: Iris

Characters

George Barton, Rosemary Barton, Patricia Brce-Woodworth, Anthony Browne, Charles, Lucilla Drake, Victor Drake, Lady Alexandra Catherine Farraday, Stephen Farraday, Chief Inspector Kemp, Lady Victoria Kidderminster, Lord William, the Earl of Kidderminster, Ruth Lessing, Iris Marle, Colonel Johnny Races, Chloe Elizabeth West, General Lord Woodworth

Films & TV

Sparkling Cyanide, US, 1983
TV drama list
Sparkling Cyanide, UK, 2003
TV drama list
Meurtre au champagne, FR, 2013
Les petits meurtres d'Agatha Christie Saison 2

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others

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Western Europe covers

Meurtre au champagne

French index

Le Masque (#342) 1947

Club des Masques (#20) 1966

Le Livre de Poche (#5008) 1977

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  • [Afrikaans] Vonkelende sianied, Unieboekhandel, 1946?