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The Resource A perilous undertaking, Deanna Raybourn, (text large print)

A perilous undertaking, Deanna Raybourn, (text large print)

Label
A perilous undertaking
Title
A perilous undertaking
Statement of responsibility
Deanna Raybourn
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
London, 1887. Victorian adventuress and butterfly hunter Veronica Speedwell receives an invitation to visit the Curiosity Club, a ladies-only establishment for daring and intrepid women. There she meets the mysterious Lady Sundridge, who begs her to take on an impossible task saving society art patron Miles Ramsforth from execution. Accused of the brutal murder of his artist mistress Artemisia, Ramsforth will face the hangman's noose in a week's time if Veronica cannot find the real killer. But Lady Sundridge is not all that she seems, and unmasking her true identity is only the first of the many secrets Veronica must uncover. Together with her natural historian colleague Stoker, Veronica races against time to find the true murderer -- a ruthless villain who not only took Artemisia's life in cold blood but is happy to see Ramsforth hang for the crime. From a Bohemian artists' colony to a royal palace to a subterranean grotto with a decadent history, the investigation proves to be a very perilous undertaking indeed
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DLC
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Raybourn, Deanna
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3618.A983
LC item number
P47 2017b
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
  • Veronica Speedwell mystery
  • Thorndike Press press large print basic
Series volume
bk. 2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women private investigators
  • Murder
  • Executions and executioners
  • Aristocracy (Social class)
  • London (England)
Label
A perilous undertaking, Deanna Raybourn, (text large print)
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
541 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410497727
Lccn
2016048817
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 2814518
  • (OCoLC)961098785
  • (OCoLC)ocn961098785
  • 2814518
Label
A perilous undertaking, Deanna Raybourn, (text large print)
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
541 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410497727
Lccn
2016048817
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 2814518
  • (OCoLC)961098785
  • (OCoLC)ocn961098785
  • 2814518

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