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The Resource Murder as a fine art, David Morrell

Murder as a fine art, David Morrell

Label
Murder as a fine art
Title
Murder as a fine art
Statement of responsibility
David Morrell
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Thomas De Quincey, infamous for his memoir, 'Confessions of an English Opium-Eater', is the major suspect in a series of ferocious mass murders identical to ones that terrorized London forty-three years earlier...Desperate to clear his name but crippled by opium addiction, De Quincey is aided by his devoted daughter Emily and a pair of determined Scotland Yard detectives." --inside front cover
Member of
Summary
Thomas De Quincey, infamous for his memoir Confessions of an English Opium-Eater, is the major suspect in a series of ferocious mass murders identical to ones that terrorized London forty-three years earlier. Desperate to clear his name but crippled by opium addiction, De Quincey is aided by his devoted daughter Emily and a pair of determined Scotland Yard detectives.
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2013.
  • RUSA Reading List, 2014.
  • Sue Feder Historical Mystery Award, 2014.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10176801
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morrell, David
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.3.M65
LC item number
M87 2013
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thomas De Quincey mystery
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • De Quincey, Thomas
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Serial murderers
  • London (England)
Target audience
adult
Label
Murder as a fine art, David Morrell
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
358 pages
Isbn
9780316216791
Lccn
2012020034
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 794228002
  • (OCoLC)794228002
Label
Murder as a fine art, David Morrell
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
358 pages
Isbn
9780316216791
Lccn
2012020034
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 794228002
  • (OCoLC)794228002

Library Locations

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      7770 Croaker Road, Williamsburg, VA, 23188, US
      37.377573 -76.770995
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      515 Scotland Street, Williamsburg, VA, 23185, US
      37.377573 -76.770995
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