Books: March Murders

TRAITOR'S PURSE—Margery Alllngham —Crime Club ($2). Daffy from a copper's clout, Albert Campion sheds his amnesia in time's nick, saves England from civil commotion. Present are Manservant Lugg and Lady Amanda Fritton, Campion's fiancee. Another of Margery Allingham's well-made, well-mannered British stories.

THE PATRIOTIC MURDERS — Agatha Christie — Dodd, Mead ($2). Dead in London: Hercule Poirot's dentist, Amberiotis the Greek, a faceless lady in a trunk. These lead the great French detective to a callous and murderous egomaniac.

THE RIGHT MURDER—Craig Rice -Simon & Schuster ($2). In this sequel to The Wrong...

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