Wycherly woman

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Knopf , New York
Statement[by] Ross Macdonald [pseud.
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LC ClassificationsPZ3.M59943 Wy, PS3525.I486 Wy
The Physical Object
Pagination278 p.
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Open LibraryOL5823484M
LC Control Number61010295
OCLC/WorldCa2042210

The actual title of this book is The Wycherly Woman. This book has it all: murder, corruption, and a missing daughter, all set in s California. It is also a fine example of Macdonald's storytelling ability. This is both literature and a page-turning detective tale.4/5.

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About The Wycherly Woman. Phoebe Wycherly was missing two months before her wealthy father hired Archer to find her. That was plenty of time for a young girl who wanted to disappear to do so thoroughly–or for someone to make her disappear.

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Have you read Ross MacDonald's The Wycherly Woman. Here's this week's book review. Let me know what you think of this book. Thanks, Ivan. Get this from a library. The Wycherly woman. [Ross Macdonald] -- Lew Archer has been hired to locate Phoebe Wycherly by her wealthy father, but first Archer must deal with "the Wycherly woman, Phoebe's mother, an eerily unmaternal blonde who kept too many.

Phoebe Wycherly was missing two months before her wealthy father hired Archer to find her. That was plenty of time for a young girl who wanted to disappear to do so thoroughly—or for someone to make her disappear. Before he can find the Wycherly.

Phoebe Wycherly was missing two months before her wealthy father hired Archer to find her. But before he could locate the Wycherly girl, Archer had to reckon with the Wycherly woman, Phoebe's eerily unmaternal mother. ‎Phoebe Wycherly was missing two months before her wealthy father hired Lew Archer to find her.

That was plenty of time for a young girl who wanted to disappear to do so thoroughly—or for someone to make her disappear. And before he could locate the Wycherly girl, Archer had to reckon wit 5/5(1). The Wycherly Woman is my least favorite Ross Macdonald book.

The characterizations are weak and the plot is predictable.

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The story is fairly straight forward but not interesting and below his usual intricate plotting. History of family dysfunction drives the action which is standard in Macdonald novels.

The twist and turns are obvious so when /5(18). First edition of Wycherly Woman, the first book by Macdonald to be nominated for Mystery Writers of America's important Edgar Allen Poe Award, his 9th Lew Archer novel, in original dust jacket.

"Ross Macdonald was a successor, probably the greatest, to the Hammett and Chandler hard-boiled traditions" (Husband, Sequels, ).

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THE WYCHERLY WOMAN. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe. Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. Lew Archer, with whom suspicion is an occupational hazard, finds his client, Homer Wycherly, is a handful when he gets moving on the disappearance of Homer's daughter, Phoebe.

That was plenty of time for a young girl who wanted to disappear to do so thoroughly--or for someone to make her disappear. Before he can find the Wycherly girl, Archer has to deal with the Wycherly woman, Phoebe's mother, an eerily unmaternal blonde who keeps too many residences, has too many secrets, and leaves too many corpses in her wake/5.

Phoebe Wycherly was missing two months before her wealthy father hired Lew Archer to find her. But before he could locate the Wycherly girl, Archer had to reckon with the Wycherly woman, Phoebe's mother, an eerily unmaternal blonde who kept too many secrets and left too many corpses in her wake.

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Cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period. That was plenty of time for a young girl who wanted to disappear to do so thoroughly--or for someone to make her disappear.

Before he can find the Wycherly girl, Archer has to deal with the Wycherly woman, Phoebe's mother, an eerily unmaternal blonde who keeps too many residences, has too many secrets, and leaves too many corpses in her wake.4/5(3).

Description of the book "The Wycherly Woman": Phoebe Wycherly was missing two months before her wealthy father hired Archer to find her. But before he could locate the Wycherly girl, Archer had to reckon with the Wycherly woman, Phoebe's eerily unmaternal mother.

Reviews of the The Wycherly Woman. The Wycherly Woman Lew Archer Series, Book 9 Archer has to deal with the Wycherly woman, Phoebe's mother, an eerily unmaternal blonde who keeps too many residences, has too many secrets, and leaves too many corpses in her wake.

Fiction Mystery Suspense Thriller. William Wycherley (baptised 8 April – 1 January ) was an English dramatist of the Restoration period, best known for the plays The Country Wife and The Plain Dealer. He was born at Clive near Shrewsbury, Shropshire and baptised on 8 April at Whitchurch, Hampshire, son of Daniel Wycherley () and his wife Bethia Born:Clive, Shropshire, England.

Homer Wycherly hires Archer to find his missing daughter, 21 year old Phoebe.

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Phoebe was last seen 2 months prior, when Homer was scheduled to leave on a transatlantic cruise. Phoebe was on the ship with him, when Catherine Wycherly (Phoebe’s mother and Homer’s ex-wife – The Wycherly Woman of the title) shows up and causes a scene.

The Wycherly Woman Lew Archer Series, Book 9 Archer had to reckon with the Wycherly woman, Phoebe's mother, an eerily unmaternal blonde who kept too many residences, had too many secrets, and left too many corpses in her wake.

Fiction Mystery. Publication Details. Phoebe Wycherly was missing two months before her wealthy father hired Lew Archer to find her.

That was plenty of time for a young girl who wanted to disappear to do so thoroughly—or for someone to make her disappear. And before he could locate the Wycherly girl, Archer had to reckon with the Wycherly woman, Phoebe’s mother, an eerily unmaternal blonde who kept too .Buy The Wycherly Woman (Lew Archer Novels) Unabridged by MacDonald, Ross (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low /5(17).Ross Macdonald is the main pseudonym that was used by the American-Canadian writer of crime fiction Kenneth Millar (/ ˈ m ɪ l ər /; Decem – J ).He is best known for his series of hardboiled novels set in Southern California and featuring private detective Lew Archer.

Brought up in the province of Ontario, Canada, Macdonald eventually settled in the state of Born: Kenneth Millar, DecemLos .