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The Resource Rustication, Charles Palliser

Rustication, Charles Palliser

Label
Rustication
Title
Rustication
Statement of responsibility
Charles Palliser
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"It is winter 1863, and Richard Shenstone, aged seventeen, has been sent down--'rusticated'--from Cambridge under a cloud of suspicion. Addicted to opium and tormented by sexual desire, he finds temporary refuge in a dilapidated old mansion on the southern English coast inhabited by his newly impoverished mother and his sister, Effie. Soon, graphic and threatening letters begin to circulate among his neighbours, and Richard finds himself the leading suspect in a series of crimes and misdemeanors ranging from vivisection to murder"--Back cover
Summary
In 1863, a sexually obsessed opium addict is sent away from Cambridge to live in the country where he becomes the lead suspect in a series of threatening letters and crimes in this new novel from the author of <i>The Quincunx</i>
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10221812
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Palliser, Charles
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young men
  • London (England)
Target audience
adult
Label
Rustication, Charles Palliser
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000053975225
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
326 pages
Isbn
9780393349818
System control number
(OCoLC)869437897
Label
Rustication, Charles Palliser
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000053975225
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
326 pages
Isbn
9780393349818
System control number
(OCoLC)869437897

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