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An extravagant death, Charles Finch

Label
An extravagant death
Title
An extravagant death
Statement of responsibility
Charles Finch
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
London, 1878. With faith in Scotland Yard shattered after a damning corruption investigation, Charles Lenox's detective agency is rapidly expanding. The gentleman sleuth has all the work he can handle, two children, and an intriguing new murder case. But when Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli offers him the opportunity to undertake a diplomatic mission for the Queen, Lenox welcomes the chance to satisfy an unfulfilled yearning: to travel to America. Arriving in New York, he begins to receive introductions into both its old Knickerbocker society and its new robber baron splendor. Then, a shock: the death of the season's most beautiful debutante, who appears to have thrown herself from a cliff. Or was it murder? Lenox{u2019}s reputation has preceded him to the States, and he is summoned to a magnificent Newport mansion to investigate the mysterious death. What ensues is a fiendish game of cat and mouse. Witty, complex, and tender, An Extravagant Death is Charles Finch's triumphant return to the main storyline of his beloved Charles Lenox series{u2015}a devilish mystery, a social drama, and an unforgettable first trip for an Englishman coming to America
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Finch, Charles
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Series statement
Charles Lenox series
Series volume
14
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lenox, Charles
  • Private investigators
  • British
  • Murder
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Newport (R.I.)
Target audience
adult
Label
An extravagant death, Charles Finch
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
on1204264569
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
280 pages
Isbn
9781250767134
Lccn
2020050029
Label
An extravagant death, Charles Finch
Publication
Control code
on1204264569
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
280 pages
Isbn
9781250767134
Lccn
2020050029

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