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The chimney sweeper's boy : a novel

Author: Barbara Vine
Publisher: New York : Harmony Books, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First American editionView all editions and formats
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An Englishwoman writing a biography of her father, a famous novelist, discovers that as a young man he changed names, taking the name of a boy who died in infancy. She goes looking for the reason and discovers murder.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Domestic fiction
Psychological fiction
Mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Vine
ISBN: 060960287X 9780609602874
OCLC Number: 38199951
Notes: "Originally published in Great Britain by Penguin Books Ltd. in 1998"--Title page verso.
Description: 344 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Barbara Vine.

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An Englishwoman writing a biography of her father, a famous novelist, discovers that as a young man he changed names, taking the name of a boy who died in infancy. She goes looking for the reason and discovers murder.

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