The Resource The mysterious death of Miss Jane Austen, Lindsay Ashford, (electronic resource)

The mysterious death of Miss Jane Austen, Lindsay Ashford, (electronic resource)

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The mysterious death of Miss Jane Austen
Title
The mysterious death of Miss Jane Austen
Statement of responsibility
Lindsay Ashford
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Language
eng
Summary
"Where would I begin to explain it all...?" Twenty-six years have passed since the death of Jane Austen. Armed with a lock of Austen's hair as perhaps her best clue, Anne Sharp, former governess to the Austen family and Jane's close friend, has decided at last to tell her story-a story of family intrigues, shocking secrets, forbidden loves, and maybe even murder... Upon its publication in the UK, Lindsay Ashford's fictional interpretation of the few facts surrounding Jane Austen's mysterious death sparked an international debate and uproar. None of the medical theories offer a satisfactory explanation of Jane Austen's early demise at the age of forty-one. Could it be that what everyone has assumed was a death by natural causes was actually more sinister? Lindsay Ashford's vivid novel delves deep into Austen's world and puts forth a shocking suggestion-was someone out to silence her?
Summary
Twenty-six years have passed since the death of Jane Austen. Armed with a lock of Austen's hair as perhaps her best clue, Anne Sharp, former governess to the Austen family and Jane's close friend, has decided at least to tell her story: a story of family intrigues, shocking secrets, forbidden loves, and maybe even murder..
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Biography type
contains biographical information
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10193340
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Ashford, Lindsay Jayne
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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True
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Detective and mystery stories
Target audience
adult
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The mysterious death of Miss Jane Austen, Lindsay Ashford, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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multicolored
Control code
MWT11432217
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781402282133
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11432217
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The mysterious death of Miss Jane Austen, Lindsay Ashford, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11432217
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781402282133
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11432217
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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