The Resource Old scores, Will Thomas

Old scores, Will Thomas

Label
Old scores
Title
Old scores
Statement of responsibility
Will Thomas
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In 1890, the first Japanese diplomatic delegation arrives in London to open an embassy. Cyrus Barker, private enquiry agent and occasional agent for the Foreign Service Office, is enlisted to display his personal Japanese garden to the visiting dignitaries. Later that night, Ambassador Toda is shot and killed in his office and Cyrus Barker is discovered across the street, watching the very same office, in possession of a revolver with one spent cartridge. Arrested by the Special Branch for the crime, Barker is vigorously interrogated and finally released due to the intervention of his assistant, Thomas Llewelyn, and his solicitor. With the London constabulary still convinced of his guilt, Barker is hired by the new Japanese ambassador to find the real murderer. In a case that takes leads Barker and Llewelyn deep into parts of London's underworld, on paths that lead deep into Barker's own mysterious personal history, Old Scores is the finest yet in Will Thomas's critically acclaimed series"--
Member of
Summary
"In 1890, the first Japanese diplomatic delegation arrives in London to open an embassy. Cyrus Barker, private enquiry agent and occasional agent for the Foreign Service Office, is enlisted to display his personal Japanese garden to the visiting dignitaries. Later that night, Ambassador Toda is shot and killed in his office and Cyrus Barker is discovered across the street, watching the very same office, in possession of a revolver with one spent cartridge. Arrested by the Special Branch for the crime, Barker is vigorously interrogated and finally released due to the intervention of his assistant, Thomas Llewelyn, and his solicitor. With the London constabulary still convinced of his guilt, Barker is hired by the new Japanese ambassador to find the real murderer. In a case that takes leads Barker and Llewelyn deep into parts of London's underworld, on paths that lead deep into Barker's own mysterious personal history, Old Scores is the finest yet in Will Thomas's critically acclaimed series"--
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10569170
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thomas, Will
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Cyrus Barker and Thomas Llewelyn mysteries
Series volume
9
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Barker, Cyrus (Fictitious character)
  • Private investigators
  • Great Britain
  • Barker, Cyrus (Fictitious character)
  • Private investigators
  • England
  • Great Britain
  • FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Private Investigators
  • FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Historical
  • FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Traditional
Target audience
adult
Label
Old scores, Will Thomas
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Barker & Llewelyn Novel"--Cover
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
ocn987491517
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
294 pages
Isbn
9781250077967
Lccn
2017018848
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)987491517
Label
Old scores, Will Thomas
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Barker & Llewelyn Novel"--Cover
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
ocn987491517
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
294 pages
Isbn
9781250077967
Lccn
2017018848
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)987491517

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