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The Resource Murder in disguise : a Roaring Twenties mystery, Mary Miley

Murder in disguise : a Roaring Twenties mystery, Mary Miley

Label
Murder in disguise : a Roaring Twenties mystery
Title
Murder in disguise
Title remainder
a Roaring Twenties mystery
Statement of responsibility
Mary Miley
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Employed by Douglas Fairbanks and Mary Pickford at their famous film studios, script girl Jessie Beckett has a reputation as a skilled amateur sleuth. So when a projectionist is shot dead at the movie theatre where he worked, his grieving widow asks Jessie if she can find out who killed him, and why. Who was the mysterious man in the red coat who fired three shots at Joe Petrovitch? And how could he vanish from the balcony with no trace? To find the answers, Jessie must delve into the dead man's history and uncover dark secrets rom another continent and another era. As she is to discover, the past has a long reach."--book jacket
Member of
Summary
A projectionist is shot dead and his grieving widow asks Jessie if she can find out who killed him, but who shot Joe Petrovitch? And how did the murderer leave the movie theatre without being seen? Jessie must go into the dead man’s past and uncover dark secrets from another continent and another era..
Storyline
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10574367
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miley, Mary
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Roaring Twenties mysteries
Series volume
0004
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion picture studios
  • Script clerks
  • Murder
  • Nineteen twenties
  • Motion picture studios
  • Murder
  • Nineteen twenties
  • Script clerks
Target audience
adult
Label
Murder in disguise : a Roaring Twenties mystery, Mary Miley
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
1827800
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First world edition.
Extent
234 pages
Isbn
9780727887146
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780727887146
  • (OCoLC)970607767
Label
Murder in disguise : a Roaring Twenties mystery, Mary Miley
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
1827800
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First world edition.
Extent
234 pages
Isbn
9780727887146
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780727887146
  • (OCoLC)970607767

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