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Agatha Christie (1890–1976)

English writerCreated by: PICRYL - Public Domain Media Search EngineDated: 1890
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Agatha Christie (1890–1976), English detective novelist and playwright whose books have sold more than 100 million copies and have been translated into some 100 languages.

Educated at home by her mother, Christie began writing detective fiction while working as a nurse during World War I. Her first novel, The Mysterious Affair at Styles (1920), introduced Hercule Poirot, her eccentric and egotistic Belgian detective; Poirot reappeared in about 25 novels and many short stories before returning to Styles, where, in Curtain (1975), he died.

The elderly spinster Miss Jane Marple, her other principal detective figure, first appeared in Murder at the Vicarage (1930). Christie’s first major recognition came with The Murder of Roger Ackroyd (1926), which was followed by some 75 novels that usually made best-seller lists and were serialized in popular magazines in England and the United States.
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Agatha Christie. 1967 Ljubljana 2, Slovenia

Agatha Christie. 1967 Ljubljana 2, Slovenia

Slovenščina: Vrt ljubljanskega hotela Lev. Mož Agathe Christie, arheolog Max Mallowan. Poleg je Marija, ki je zakonca odpeljala v Bohinj.

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Agatha Christie in Nederland (detectiveschrijfster),

Agatha Christie in Nederland (detectiveschrijfster),

Agatha Christie in Nederland (detectiveschrijfster), bij aankomst op Schiphol met roos in haar hand Agatha Christ (kop)

Agatha Christie in a play at Cocokington Court

Agatha Christie in a play at Cocokington Court

Agatha Christie at Cockington Court in 1912

Agatha Christie. 1967 Ljubljana 4, Slovenia

Agatha Christie. 1967 Ljubljana 4, Slovenia

Slovenščina: Vrt ljubljanskega hotela Lev. Agatha Christie. 1967 Public domain photograph related to history of Slovenia, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Agatha Christie in Nederland (detectiveschrijfster),

Agatha Christie in Nederland (detectiveschrijfster),

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Agatha Christie in Nederland (detectiveschrijfster),

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Colonel Archibald Christie (left) former officer of the Royal Flying Corps on the 1922 British Empire Expedition Tour

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Agatha Christie in Nederland (detectiveschrijfster),

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Nurse at Ashfield - An old photo of a nurse standing in front of a house

Nurse at Ashfield - An old photo of a nurse standing in front of a hou...

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Agatha Christie. 1967 Ljubljana 1, Slovenia

Agatha Christie. 1967 Ljubljana 1, Slovenia

Slovenščina: Vrt ljubljanskega hotela Lev. Agatha Christie. 1967. Public domain photograph related to history of Slovenia, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Agatha Christie. 1967 Ljubljana 3, Slovenia

Agatha Christie. 1967 Ljubljana 3, Slovenia

Slovenščina: Vrt ljubljanskega hotela Lev. Agatha Christie se podpisuje v knjigo znamenitih gostov hotela Lev.