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The Resource The unburied, Charles Palliser

The unburied, Charles Palliser

Label
The unburied
Title
The unburied
Statement of responsibility
Charles Palliser
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A historical sleuth in Victorian England solves an 11th century murder by reading manuscripts in a cathedral library. While there, a real-life murder occurs and he turns sleuth, but his sleuthing is a fiasco, casting doubt on his earlier findings and therefore his integrity as a historian
Summary
Invited to the spend the holidays with his old friend, Austin, in the cathedral close of Thurchester, unworldly academic Dr. Courtine becomes engrossed in a haunting, two-hundred-year-old mystery with ties to both a medieval manuscript and to terrifying events in the present
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2000
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048514
Cataloging source
JRS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Palliser, Charles
Dewey number
823.914
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • Manuscripts, Medieval
  • College teachers
  • Friendship
  • England
Target audience
adult
Label
The unburied, Charles Palliser
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally publiswhed: United Kingdom : Phoenix House, 1999
Control code
ocm45293654
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
403 p.
Isbn
9780743410519
Isbn Type
(pbk.) :
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADI-2099
Label
The unburied, Charles Palliser
Publication
Note
Originally publiswhed: United Kingdom : Phoenix House, 1999
Control code
ocm45293654
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
403 p.
Isbn
9780743410519
Isbn Type
(pbk.) :
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADI-2099

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