The Resource No. 17 : [Ben the tramp mystery], J. Jefferson Farjeon, (electronic resource)

No. 17 : [Ben the tramp mystery], J. Jefferson Farjeon, (electronic resource)

Label
No. 17 : [Ben the tramp mystery]
Title
No. 17
Title remainder
[Ben the tramp mystery]
Statement of responsibility
J. Jefferson Farjeon
Title variation
Number seventeen
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The first book featuring Ben, the lovable, humorous ex-sailor and down-at-heels rascal who can't help running into trouble. Ben is back home from the Merchant Navy, penniless as usual and looking for digs in fog-bound London. Taking shelter in an abandoned old house, he stumbles across a dead body - and scarpers. Running into a detective, Gilbert Fordyce, the reluctant Ben is persuaded to return to the house and investigate the mystery of the corpse - which promptly disappears! The vacant No.17 is the rendezvous for a gang of villains, and the cowardly Ben finds himself in the thick of thieves with no way of escape. Ben's first adventure, No.17, began life in the 1920s as an internationally successful stage play and was immortalised on film by the legendary Alfred Hitchcock. Its author, J. Jefferson Farjeon, wrote more than 60 crime thrillers, eight featuring Ben the tramp, his most popular character
Member of
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1883-1955
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Farjeon, J. Jefferson
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not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by David John
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • John, David
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Homeless persons
  • Sailors
  • Murder
  • London (England)
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
No. 17 : [Ben the tramp mystery], J. Jefferson Farjeon, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11638785
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Publication
Distribution
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unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11638785
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (6hr., 57 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11638785
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11638785
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
No. 17 : [Ben the tramp mystery], J. Jefferson Farjeon, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11638785
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11638785
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (6hr., 57 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11638785
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11638785
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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