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The Resource Dandy Gilver and a Bothersome Number of Corpses : A Mystery, Catriona McPherson

Dandy Gilver and a Bothersome Number of Corpses : A Mystery, Catriona McPherson

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Dandy Gilver and a Bothersome Number of Corpses : A Mystery
Title
Dandy Gilver and a Bothersome Number of Corpses
Title remainder
A Mystery
Statement of responsibility
Catriona McPherson
Title variation
Bothersome number of corpses
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Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
  • ""Agatha Christie meets Upstairs Downstairs. [For] fans of Phryne Fisher and Maisie Dobbs." --Publishers Weekly A mystery writer perfect for fans of Upstairs Downstairs, Downton Abbey, and Gosford Park, Catriona McPherson has charmed readers everywhere with her fun and clever series set in 1920s Scotland. In this new adventure, witty, aristocratic sleuth Dandy Gilver travels to an all-girls school in the small seaside town of Portpatrick to investigate the disappearance of a childhood friend who taught there. Soon, Dandy discovers that her missing chum is not the only thing that's off in Portpatrick. Other teachers have been disappearing at an alarming rate. The BBC has optioned the Dandy Gilver series for television, and mystery fans will love this newest excursion with Scotland's most charming sleuth"--
  • "A mystery writer perfect for fans of Upstairs Downstairs, Downton Abbey, and Gosford Park, Catriona McPherson has charmed readers everywhere with her fun and clever series set in 1920s Scotland. In this new adventure, witty, aristocratic sleuth Dandy Gilver travels to an all-girls school in the small seaside town of Portpatrick to investigate the disappearance of a childhood friend who taught there. Soon, Dandy discovers that her missing chum is not the only thing that's off in Portpatrick. Other teachers have been disappearing at an alarming rate. The BBC has optioned the Dandy Gilver series for television, and mystery fans will love this newest excursion with Scotland's most charming sleuth"--
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Arriving at an all-girls school in Portpatrick to investigate the disappearance of a childhood friend who taught there, aristocratic sleuth Catriona McPherson soon discovers that her missing chum is not the only thing that's off in this quaint seaside town.
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10120547
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McPherson, Catriona
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Dandy Gilver murder mysteries
Series volume
0007
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aristocracy (Social class)
  • Women private investigators
  • Missing persons
  • Mystery fiction
  • Historical fiction
  • Scotland
Target audience
adult
Label
Dandy Gilver and a Bothersome Number of Corpses : A Mystery, Catriona McPherson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Thomas Dunne Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
304 p.
Isbn
9781250028907
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013024714
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)827256759
  • (OCoLC)827256759
Label
Dandy Gilver and a Bothersome Number of Corpses : A Mystery, Catriona McPherson
Publication
Note
"A Thomas Dunne Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
304 p.
Isbn
9781250028907
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013024714
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)827256759
  • (OCoLC)827256759

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