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The Resource A judgement in stone, Ruth Rendell

A judgement in stone, Ruth Rendell

Label
A judgement in stone
Title
A judgement in stone
Statement of responsibility
Ruth Rendell
Title variation
Judgment in stone
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"On Valentine's Day, four members of the Coverdale family--George, Jacqueline, Melinda and Giles--were murdered in the space of 15 minutes. Their housekeeper, Eunice Parchman, shot them, one by one, in the blue light of a televised performance of Don Giovanni. When Detective Chief Superintendent William Vetch arrests Miss Parchman two weeks later, he discovers a second tragedy: the key to the Valentine's Day massacre hidden within a private humiliation Eunice Parchman has guarded all her life"--Back cover
Member of
Summary
When a housekeeper carries out a modern "Valentine's Day Massacre" on the family that employs her, Detective Chief Superintendent William Vetch investigates to uncover evidence of a personal tragedy that precipitated the crime. Reprint
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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051733
Cataloging source
DLC
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1930-2015
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Rendell, Ruth
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Vintage crime/Black Lizard
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  • Housekeepers
  • Revenge
  • Families
  • Murder
Target audience
adult
Label
A judgement in stone, Ruth Rendell
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm40912714
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Vintage books edition.
Extent
188 pages
Isbn
9780375704963
Lccn
99022573
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)40912714
Label
A judgement in stone, Ruth Rendell
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm40912714
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Vintage books edition.
Extent
188 pages
Isbn
9780375704963
Lccn
99022573
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)40912714

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