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The Resource The case of Madeleine Smith : a true account of the respectable young Glasgow lady brought to trial for the murder by poison of her secret paramour, written and illustrated by Rick Geary

The case of Madeleine Smith : a true account of the respectable young Glasgow lady brought to trial for the murder by poison of her secret paramour, written and illustrated by Rick Geary

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The case of Madeleine Smith : a true account of the respectable young Glasgow lady brought to trial for the murder by poison of her secret paramour
Title
The case of Madeleine Smith
Title remainder
a true account of the respectable young Glasgow lady brought to trial for the murder by poison of her secret paramour
Statement of responsibility
written and illustrated by Rick Geary
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A fictionalized account of the life of Madeleine Smith, a prosperous Scottish architect's daughter, who, in 1855, was accused of poisoning her lover so she could marry a wealthy merchant
Member of
Summary
In comic book format, an upper-class woman and a man of lower standing engage in a scandalous secret affair in nineteenth-century Scotland, but the relationship comes to an end when the man is murdered by poison
Award
YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2007
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
146431
Cataloging source
JSE
Citation source
  • Publisher's Weekly, May 2006
  • Booklist, June 2006
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Geary, Rick
Dewey number
364.1523
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PN6727.G4
LC item number
B43 2003
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
  • comics graphic novels
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Treasury of Victorian murder
Series volume
0008
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Graphic novels
  • Smith, Madeleine Hamilton
  • Poisoning
  • Murder
  • Poisoners
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The case of Madeleine Smith : a true account of the respectable young Glasgow lady brought to trial for the murder by poison of her secret paramour, written and illustrated by Rick Geary
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn760130043
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781561634682
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)760130043
Label
The case of Madeleine Smith : a true account of the respectable young Glasgow lady brought to trial for the murder by poison of her secret paramour, written and illustrated by Rick Geary
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn760130043
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781561634682
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)760130043

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