The Mysterious Affair at Styles
UK
John Lane (The Bodley Head), London, Jan. 1921
The Times (weekly edition), Feb.-Jun. 1920
US
John Lane, New York, Oct. 1920

Plot

With impeccable timing Hercule Poirot, the renowned Belgian detective, makes his dramatic entrance on to the English crime stage.
Recently, there had been some strange goings on at Styles St Mary. Evelyn, constant companion to old Mrs Inglethorp, had stormed out of the house muttering something about 'a lot of sharks'. And with her, something indefinable had gone from the atmosphere. Her presence had spelt security; now the air seemed rife with suspicion and impending evil.

Contents

1. I Go to Styles
2. The 16th and 17th of July
3. The Night of the Tragedy
4. Poirot Investigates
5. 'It isn't Strychnine, is it?'
6. The Inquest
7. Poirot Pays His Debts
8. Fresh Suspicions
9. Dr Bauerstein
10. The Arrest
11. The Case For the Prosecution
12. The Last Link
13. Poirot Explains

Characters

Hercule Poirot, Arthur Hastings, Emily Agnes Inglethorp, Alfred Inglethorp, John Cavendish, Mary Cavendish, Lawrence Cavendish, Evelyn (Evie) Howard, Cynthia Murdoch, Dorcas, Manning, Dr. Wilkins, Dr. Bauerstein, Albert Mace, James Japp, Summerhaye

"Nibs", Annie, Lord Abbotsbury, "Baron" Altara, William Earl, Mr. Wells, Elizabeth Wells, Mrs. Crosbie, Lady Tadminster, Denby, Parkson, Mr. Philips, Sir Ernest Heavyweather, Mr. Raikes, Mrs. Raikes, Mrs. Rolleston, Ross, the Princess, the Duchess, Amy Hill

Films & TV

The Mysterious Affair at Styles
ITV/UK, 1990

Agatha Christie's POIROT III
La Mystérieuse Affaire de Styles
FR, 2016

Les petits meurtres d'Agatha Christie Saison 2

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La mystérieuse affaire de Styles

French index

Le Masque (#106) 1932

Club des Masques (#100) 1970

Le Livre de Poche (#4905) 1977


Audio
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Thélème, 2016; ISBN:9782878623086

De zaak Styles / De onschuldige moordenaar

Dutch index

De zaak Styles


De onschuldige moordenaar


Das fehlende Glied in der Kette

German index



Das fehlende Glied in der Kette
Kindle Edition, 2021

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Das fehlende Glied in der Kette
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Der Hörverlag, 2018
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Der Hörverlag, 2018
The Mysterious Affair at Styles
Simply Media, 2019

Northern Europe covers

En dos stryknin

Swedish index


Audio
En dos stryknin
Bookmark Förlag, 2018; ISBN:9789188745231

De låsede døre

Danish index


Styles-mysteriet

Norwegian index


Stylesin tapaus

Finnish index


Audio
Stylesin tapaus
WSOY, 2020; ISBN:9789510453278
B. J. Harrison Reads The Mysterious Affair at Styles
Saga Egmont FI, 2020; ISBN:9788726573213

Myrkraverk á Styles-setri / Hús leyndardómanna

Icelandic index


Salapärane juhtum Styles'is

Estonian index


Slepkavība Stailzā

Lettish index


Mįslingas nutikimas Stailze / Paslaptingas atsitikimas Stailze

Lithuanian index


Southern Europe covers

Poirot a Styles Court / Poirot e il mistero di Styles Court / L'affare misterioso di Styles / Un Delitto Misterioso A Stylen Court / Il Misterioso Affare di Styles

Italian index

Un Delitto Misterioso A Stylen Court


Il Misterioso Affare di Styles


L'affare misterioso di Styles


Poirot a Styles Court


Poirot a Styles Court
Kindle Edition, 2011

Audio
Poirot a Styles Court
GoodMood, 2017
Poirot a Styles Court
Mondadori Libri S.p.A., 2020

Poirot e il mistero di Styles Court


El misterioso caso de Styles

Spanish index


ePubYou, 2016

El misteriós afer de Styles


Stylesko Gertaera Misteriotsua


O Misterioso Caso de Styles / A Primeira Investigação de Poirot

Portuguese index

O Misterioso Caso de Styles


A Primeira Investigação de Poirot


Η μυστηριώδης υπόθεση Στάιλς / Κουκουβάγια σε καπνοδόχο / Η μυστηριώδης υπόθεση στο Στάιλς / Η μυστηριώδης υπόθεση του Σταϊλς / Μια μυστηριώδης υπόθεση

Greek index

Η μυστηριώδης υπόθεση Στάιλς


Κουκουβάγια σε καπνοδόχο


Η μυστηριώδης υπόθεση στο Στάιλς


Η μυστηριώδης υπόθεση του Σταϊλς


Μια μυστηριώδης υπόθεση


Dogodilo se u Stajlsu / Zagonetni slučaj Stajlz / Tajanstveni događaj u Stajlsu / Мистерија у Стајлзу

former Yugoslavia index


Zagonetni dogadjaj u Stylesu

former Yugoslavia index


Skrivnostna zadeva v Stylesu / Skrivnostna smrt v Stylesu

former Yugoslavia index


Мистериозниот случај во Стајлс

former Yugoslavia index


Vrasje enigmatike në Stails

Albanian index


Eastern Europe covers

Vražda na zámku Styles

Slovak index


Záhada na zámku Styles / Záhadná událost ve Stylesu

Czech index


Audio
Záhada na zámku Styles
Kristián, 2016

A titokzatos stylesi eset

Hungarian index


Аферата в Стайлс

Bulgarian index


Tajemnicza historia w Styles

Polish index


Audio
Tajemnicza historia w Styles
Omega, 2010; ISBN:9788372674203
Tajemnicza historia w Styles
Saga Egmont, 2020; ISBN:9788726266962

Misterioasa afacere de la Styles

Romanian index


Таємнича пригода в Стайлзі

Ukrainian index


Загадочное происшествие в Стайлз // Таинственное происшествие в Стайлз

Russian index

a.k.a. Таинственное дело в Стайлзе / Загадочное происшествие в Стайлзе / Загадочное происшествие в Стайлз Корте

Таинственное происшествие в Стайлз


Загадочное происшествие в Стайлз


Audio
Загадочное происшествие в Стайлзе
Эксмо, 2018

The Mysterious Affair at Styles


Middle East & Asian covers

იდუმალებით მოცული საქმე სთაილზში

Georgian index


Styles'teki Esrarengiz Vak'a / Aşkımı Sen Öldürdün / Ölüm Sessiz Geldi / Katil Kim

Turkish index


Katil Kim


Ölüm Sessiz Geldi


Staylzda Müəmmalı Hadisə

Azerbaijan index


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Hebrew index


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Arabic index

القضية الغامضة في مدينة ستايلز


قضية ستايلز الغامضة


القضية الكبرى


قضية ستايلز


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Persian index

م‍اج‍رای‌ اس‍رارآم‍ی‍ز در اس‍ت‍ای‍ل‍ز


طلوع در استایلز


قتل در عمارت استایلز


کتاب مرگ به سبک پوآرو


جنایت مرموز


(Hindi) द मिस्टीरियस अफेयर एट स्टाइल / (Tamil) ஸ்டைல்ஸில் நடந்தது என்ன? / (Malayalam) സ്റ്റൈൽസിലെ ദുരന്തം / (Marathi) द मिस्टिरियस अफेअर अॅरट स्टाईल

India index


ස්ටයිල්ස් වලව්වේ අබිරහස් සිද්ධිය

Sinhalese index


Misteri di Styles / Misteri di Styles Court / Tragedi di Kota Styles

Indonesian index

Misteri di Styles



เรื่องลึกลับที่สไตล์ส / คดีแรกของปัวโรต์ / ความลี้ลับเหนือเคหาสน์สไตลล์ / ฆาตกรรมลึกลับในคฤหาสน์สีเลือด / ฆาตกรร้อยเล่ห์ / คดีแรกของ ปัวโร / ความลี้ลับเหนือเคหาสน์สไตลส์

Thai index

เรื่องลึกลับที่สไตล์ส


คดีแรกของปัวโรต์


ความลี้ลับเหนือเคหาสน์สไตลล์


ฆาตกรรมลึกลับในคฤหาสน์สีเลือด


ฆาตกรร้อยเล่ห์


คดีแรกของ ปัวโร


ความลี้ลับเหนือเคหาสน์สไตลส์


Thảm kịch bí ẩn ở Styles / Thảm kịch ở styles

Vietnamese index

Thảm Kịch Bí Ẩn Ở Styles


Thảm kịch ở styles


斯泰尔斯的神秘案件 / 斯泰尔斯庄园奇案 / 史岱爾莊謀殺案

Chinese index

斯泰尔斯的神秘案件


斯泰尔斯庄园奇案


史岱爾莊謀殺案


スタイルズの怪事件 / スタイルズ荘の怪事件 / スタイルズ荘殺人事件 / スタイルズ荘の怪死事件

Japanese index

スタイルズの怪事件


スタイルズ荘の怪事件



스타일즈 저택의 죽음 / 스타일즈 저택괴사건 / 스타일스 저택의 괴사건 / 스타일즈 저택의 괴사건 / 스타일즈 강의 괴사건

Korean index

스타일즈 저택의 죽음


스타일즈 저택괴사건


스타일스 저택의 괴사건


스타일즈 저택의 괴사건


스타일즈 강의 괴사건



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