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A family affair, Caro Peacock

Label
A family affair
Title
A family affair
Statement of responsibility
Caro Peacock
Title variation
Corpse in shining armor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Benjamin Disraeli asks Liberty Lane, a young gentlewoman who supplements her meager means with some discreet private sleuthing, to investigate Lady Sophia Brinkburn, who is spreading word that her elder son is illegitimate as her mad husband nears death. With the succession of the family title in question and a major scandal brewing, murder soon becomes a family affair. Set in 1830's Victorian England
Member of
Summary
Liberty Lane tackles the most bizarre case of her career when the impending death of a deranged aristocrat leads to a revelation that his elder son, who is to inherit, is illegitimate, a declaration that throws the family into turmoil and leads to a grisly murder
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
358196
Cataloging source
UPZ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peacock, Caro
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6116.E16
LC item number
F36 2010
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
  • Liberty Lane historical mystery
  • Liberty Lane series
  • Liberty Lane mystery
Series volume
  • 03
  • 03
  • 03
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Disraeli, Benjamin
  • Lane, Liberty (Fictitious character)
  • Women detectives
  • Murder
  • Women private investigators
  • Inheritance and succession
  • Brothers
  • Illegitimacy
  • London (England)
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
A family affair, Caro Peacock
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • First published in Great Britain in 2009 by HarperCollins under the title A corpse in shining armour
  • Includes "A+ author insights, extras, & more..."--Cover
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
440, [5] p.
Isbn
9780061447495
Isbn Type
(trade pbk.)
Note
  • First published in Great Britain in 2009 by HarperCollins under the title A corpse in shining armour.
  • Includes "A+ author insights, extras, & more..."--Cover.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm630689487
  • 4443-07660
  • (OCoLC)630689487
  • (OCoLC)ocn630689487
  • (OCoLC)630689487
Label
A family affair, Caro Peacock
Publication
Note
  • First published in Great Britain in 2009 by HarperCollins under the title A corpse in shining armour
  • Includes "A+ author insights, extras, & more..."--Cover
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
440, [5] p.
Isbn
9780061447495
Isbn Type
(trade pbk.)
Note
  • First published in Great Britain in 2009 by HarperCollins under the title A corpse in shining armour.
  • Includes "A+ author insights, extras, & more..."--Cover.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm630689487
  • 4443-07660
  • (OCoLC)630689487
  • (OCoLC)ocn630689487
  • (OCoLC)630689487

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