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The Resource Cruel as the grave : a medieval mystery, Sharon Kay Penman

Cruel as the grave : a medieval mystery, Sharon Kay Penman

Label
Cruel as the grave : a medieval mystery
Title
Cruel as the grave
Title remainder
a medieval mystery
Statement of responsibility
Sharon Kay Penman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 12th century England, Justin de Quincy, special agent for Eleanor of Aquitaine, investigates the murder of a peddler's daughter. Two men are suspected, but they are rich and the rich are difficult to bring to justice
Member of
Summary
Steeped in political machinations, London in 1193 provides the setting for a new investigation by Justin de Quincy, the Queen's Man, who searches for the individual responsible for the brutal murder of a young girl in a churchyard
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
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049452
Cataloging source
IF9
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Penman, Sharon Kay
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3566.E474
LC item number
C78 2001
Literary form
novels
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True
Series statement
Justin de Quincy series
Series volume
1
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  • Eleanor
  • Great Britain
  • Courts and courtiers
  • De Quincy, Justin (Fictitious character)
Target audience
adult
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a medieval mystery
Label
Cruel as the grave : a medieval mystery, Sharon Kay Penman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Henry Holt, 1998
  • Includes "A conversation with Sharon Kay Penman" (pages 248-[257]) and "Reading group questions and topics for discussion" (pages 258-[261])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
First Fawcett edition.
Extent
258 pages
Isbn
9780345441447
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 48402563
  • (OCoLC)48402563
Label
Cruel as the grave : a medieval mystery, Sharon Kay Penman
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Henry Holt, 1998
  • Includes "A conversation with Sharon Kay Penman" (pages 248-[257]) and "Reading group questions and topics for discussion" (pages 258-[261])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
First Fawcett edition.
Extent
258 pages
Isbn
9780345441447
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 48402563
  • (OCoLC)48402563

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