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The Resource The Chinese gold murders : a Judge Dee detective story, by Robert van Gulik ; with ten plates drawn by the author in Chinese style

The Chinese gold murders : a Judge Dee detective story, by Robert van Gulik ; with ten plates drawn by the author in Chinese style

Label
The Chinese gold murders : a Judge Dee detective story
Title
The Chinese gold murders
Title remainder
a Judge Dee detective story
Statement of responsibility
by Robert van Gulik ; with ten plates drawn by the author in Chinese style
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Judge Dee is looking into the murder of his predecessor. His job is complicated by the simultaneous disappearance of his chief clerk and the new bride of a wealthy locl shipowner. Meanwhile a tiger is terrorizing the district, the ghost of the murdered magistrate stalks the tribunal, a prostitute has a secret message for Dee, and the body of a murdered monk is discovered to be in the wrong grave. In the end, the judge, with his deft powers of deduction, uncovers the one cause for all of these seemingly unrelated events
Member of
Summary
The magistrate of Pen-lai, Judge Dee works to solve murders in the seventh century
Theme
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073735
Cataloging source
NOV
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1910-1967
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Gulik, Robert Hans van
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Judge Dee mysteries
Series volume
0005
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  • Di, Renjie
  • Judges
  • China
Target audience
adult
Label
The Chinese gold murders : a Judge Dee detective story, by Robert van Gulik ; with ten plates drawn by the author in Chinese style
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000025363477
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Perennial ed.
Extent
xiv., 202 p.
Isbn
9780060728670
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acidfree paper)
Lccn
2004045651
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The Chinese gold murders : a Judge Dee detective story, by Robert van Gulik ; with ten plates drawn by the author in Chinese style
Publication
Control code
000025363477
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Perennial ed.
Extent
xiv., 202 p.
Isbn
9780060728670
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acidfree paper)
Lccn
2004045651
Other physical details
ill.

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