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  • 1 of 2 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 1 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Detroit Lakes Public Library M PER (Text) 33500012597381 Main Checked out 06/01/2020
Moorhead Public Library M PER (Text) 33500012597399 Main Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0345513568
  • ISBN: 9780345513564
  • Physical Description: 287 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 2008, ©1979.

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General Note: "The first Charlotte and Thomas Pitt novel"--Cover.
Summary, etc.: While the Ellison girls are out paying calls and drinking tea like proper Victorian ladies, a maid in their own household is strangled to death. Quiet, young Inspector Thomas Pitt finds no one above suspicion -- and his investigation at the staid Ellison home causes many a composed facade to crumble into far-from-elegant panic.
Author Notes

Anne Perry is the bestselling author of two acclaimed series set in Victorian England: the Charlotte and Thomas Pitt novels, including Death on Blackheath and Midnight at Marble Arch, and the William Monk novels, including Blood on the Water and Blind Justice. She is also the author of a series of five World War I novels, as well as twelve holiday novels, most recently A New York Christmas, and a historical novel, The Sheen on the Silk, set in the Ottoman Empire. Anne Perry lives in Los Angeles and Scotland.

Subject: Pitt, Charlotte (Fictitious character) Fiction
Pitt, Thomas (Fictitious character) Fiction
Women detectives England London Fiction
Police spouses Fiction
Police England London Fiction
Pitt, Charlotte (Fictitious character)
Pitt, Thomas (Fictitious character)
Police spouses
Women detectives
England London
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.
Historical fiction.
Historical fiction.
Mystery fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.
Historical fiction.

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