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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
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 clearl 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
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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
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thomas De Quincey mysteries
Series volume
0001
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
Control code
000050891628
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
358 p.
Isbn
9781444755688
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012020034
System control number
(OCoLC)794228002
Label
Murder as a fine art, David Morrell
Publication
Control code
000050891628
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
358 p.
Isbn
9781444755688
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012020034
System control number
(OCoLC)794228002

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