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The Resource A Rustle of Silk

A Rustle of Silk

Label
A Rustle of Silk
Title
A Rustle of Silk
Statement of responsibility
Alys Clare
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The First Gabriel Taverner mystery.Devon, 1607. Gabriel Taverner, former ship’s surgeon turned country physician, is called to examine a rotting body found impaled on a blade. Identifying the corpse seems a hopeless task and the death is declared a suicide.But Gabriel is not satisfied and re-examines the body – making the first of a series of shocking discoveries that will lead him deep into the dark underbelly of the lucrative silk trade. As he investigates, Gabriel realises that not only was the death a murder – but even worse, he had a personal connection with the corpse
Member of
Summary
1603. Former ship’s surgeon Gabriel Taverner is trying to re-establish himself as a physician in rural Devon. But it’s not easy to gain the locals’ trust, and several disturbing incidents convince him that at least one person does not welcome him. When he's called out to examine a body, he starts to uncover some darker aspects of the silk trade
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10545598
Cataloging source
BT
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Clare, Alys
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
Gabriel Taverner novels
Series volume
0001
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Crime & Thriller
Target audience
adult
Label
A Rustle of Silk
Instantiates
Control code
BORROWBOX:CGB_661860
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781786895042
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
A Rustle of Silk
Control code
BORROWBOX:CGB_661860
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781786895042
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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