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The Resource The mysterious Mr Jacob : diamond merchant, magician & spy, John Zubrzycki

The mysterious Mr Jacob : diamond merchant, magician & spy, John Zubrzycki

Label
The mysterious Mr Jacob : diamond merchant, magician & spy
Title
The mysterious Mr Jacob
Title remainder
diamond merchant, magician & spy
Statement of responsibility
John Zubrzycki
Title variation
The mysterious Mister Jacob
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"It was a scandal that rocked the highest echelons of the British Raj. In 1891, a notorious jeweller and curio dealer from Simla offered to sell the world's largest brilliant-cut diamond to the fabulously wealthy Nizam of Hyderabad. If the audacious deal succeeded it would set the merchant up for life. But the transaction went horribly wrong. The Nizam accused him of fraud, triggering a sensational trial in the Calcutta High Court that made headlines around the world ... "--Back cover
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10567622
Cataloging source
VSL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zubrzycki, John
Dewey number
B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jacob, Alexander Malcolm
  • Merchants
  • Diamonds
  • Diamond industry and trade
  • Fraud
Target audience
adult
Label
The mysterious Mr Jacob : diamond merchant, magician & spy, John Zubrzycki
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 280-286)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000059579298
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 289, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780995359437
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)967028926
Label
The mysterious Mr Jacob : diamond merchant, magician & spy, John Zubrzycki
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 280-286)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000059579298
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 289, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780995359437
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)967028926

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