The Resource A dram of poison, Charlotte Armstrong, (electronic resource)

A dram of poison, Charlotte Armstrong, (electronic resource)

Label
A dram of poison
Title
A dram of poison
Statement of responsibility
Charlotte Armstrong
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A longtime bachelor finally marries-only to learn the corrosive power of jealousy For fifty-five years, Kenneth Gibson has lived in backwaters. A former army clerk, he makes a quiet living teaching poetry to indifferent undergrads. His life is happily dull until the day he meets Rosemary, a damaged girl whose frailty compels Kenneth to try to make her well. They wed, and as Rosemary recovers from her depression, Gibson falls in love, transforming his world. But his wife will never love him. She is smitten with their landlord, a dashing young chemical engineer named Paul. Gibson wants to let her go, but he cannot bear to be parted with the first love he has ever known. In Paul's house is a case of poison, and this love triangle can only end in death
Theme
Award
Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Mystery Novel, 1957.
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013145
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1905-1969
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Armstrong, Charlotte
Dewey number
813/.5/2
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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True
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  • College teachers
  • Poisoning
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Detective and mystery stories, American
Target audience
adult
Label
A dram of poison, Charlotte Armstrong, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11550318
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781453245613
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11550318
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
A dram of poison, Charlotte Armstrong, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11550318
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781453245613
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11550318
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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