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The Dressmaker's Doll is a short story, written by Agatha Christie which was first published in the December 1958 issue of Woman's Journal. It was subseqeuntly compiled and published posthumously as part of the collection Miss Marple's Final Cases and Two Other Stories in the UK in 1979.


Alicia Coombe manages her very smart dressmaking business with the help of her young assistant, Sybil. One day, a doll appears in the shop—a floppy, long-legged doll that sits itself on the best sofa. But where did it come from, and why does it appear to watch them?


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