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The Resource The stone wife, Peter Lovesey

The stone wife, Peter Lovesey

Label
The stone wife
Title
The stone wife
Statement of responsibility
Peter Lovesey
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The new Peter Diamond case has the eminent detective in pursuit of a murderer after a theft at an auction house goes wrong. Just as the bidding gets exciting in a Bath auction house, three armed men stage a hold-up and attempt to steal Lot 129, a medieval carving of the Wife of Bath. The highest bidder, appalled to have the prize snatched away, tries to stop them and is shot dead. The case demands that someone goes undercover. The dangerous mission falls to Sergeant Ingeborg Smith, reverting to her journalist persona to get the confidence of a wealthy local criminal through his pop star girlfriend. And soon, murder makes a reappearance
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Summary
Just as the bidding gets exciting in a Bath auction house, three armed men stage a hold-up and attempt to steal Lot 129, a medieval carving of the Wife of Bath. The highest bidder, appalled to have the prize snatched away, tries to stop them and is shot dead. The case demands that someone goes undercover. The dangerous mission falls to Sergeant Ingeborg Smith, reverting to her journalist persona to get the confidence of a wealthy local criminal through his pop star girlfriend. And soon, murder makes a reappearance.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10321637
Cataloging source
UKMGB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lovesey, Peter
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A Peter Diamond mystery
Series volume
0014
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Diamond, Peter (Fictitious character)
  • Police
Target audience
adult
Label
The stone wife, Peter Lovesey
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000052734861
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
390 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780751554052
Isbn Type
(hardback)
System control number
(OCoLC)868378656
Label
The stone wife, Peter Lovesey
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000052734861
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
390 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780751554052
Isbn Type
(hardback)
System control number
(OCoLC)868378656

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