Coverart for item
The Resource Death on the Cherwell, Mavis Doriel Hay ; with an introduction by Stephen Booth

Death on the Cherwell, Mavis Doriel Hay ; with an introduction by Stephen Booth

Label
Death on the Cherwell
Title
Death on the Cherwell
Statement of responsibility
Mavis Doriel Hay ; with an introduction by Stephen Booth
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For Miss Cordell, principal of Persephone College, there are two great evils to be feared: unladylike behavior among her students, and bad publicity for the college. So her prim and cozy world is turned upside down when a secret society of undergraduates meets by the river on a gloomy January afternoon, only to find the drowned body of the college bursar floating in her canoe
Member of
Summary
A secret society of undergraduates at a women's college meets by the river on a gloomy January afternoon, only to find the drowned body of the college bursar floating in her canoe.The police assume that a student prank got out of hand, but the resourceful students suspect foul play, and take the investigation into their own hands
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10533675
Cataloging source
IMF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1894-1979
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hay, Mavis Doriel
Dewey number
  • 823
  • 823.912
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
British Library crime classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • College students
Target audience
adult
Label
Death on the Cherwell, Mavis Doriel Hay ; with an introduction by Stephen Booth
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Skeffington & Son, 1935
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
1665694
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Edition, First US Trade Paperback Edition.
Extent
253 pages
Isbn
9781464206597
Lccn
2016937069
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781464206597
  • (OCoLC)959978425
Label
Death on the Cherwell, Mavis Doriel Hay ; with an introduction by Stephen Booth
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Skeffington & Son, 1935
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
1665694
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Edition, First US Trade Paperback Edition.
Extent
253 pages
Isbn
9781464206597
Lccn
2016937069
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781464206597
  • (OCoLC)959978425

Library Locations

    • Little Walnut Creek BranchBorrow it
      835 W. Rundberg Lane, Austin, TX, 78758, US
      30.3632362 -97.6984619
    • St. John BranchBorrow it
      7500 Blessing Ave., Austin, TX, 78752, US
      30.3328231 -97.6937014
Processing Feedback ...