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Crippen : a novel of murder

Author: John Boyne
Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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"Chief Inspector Walter Dew of Scotland Yard did not expect the house to be empty. Nor did he expect to find a body in the cellar. Buried under the flagstones are the remains of Cora Crippen, former music-hall singer and wife of Dr. Hawley Crippen. No one would have thought the quiet, unassuming Dr. Crippen capable of murder, yet the doctor and his mistress have disappeared from London, and now a full-scale hunt for  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Fiction
Historical fiction
Mystery fiction
Named Person: Hawley Harvey Crippen; Hawley Harvey Crippen
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Boyne
ISBN: 9780312343583 0312343582
OCLC Number: 64187354
Description: 337 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: John Boyne.
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"Chief Inspector Walter Dew of Scotland Yard did not expect the house to be empty. Nor did he expect to find a body in the cellar. Buried under the flagstones are the remains of Cora Crippen, former music-hall singer and wife of Dr. Hawley Crippen. No one would have thought the quiet, unassuming Dr. Crippen capable of murder, yet the doctor and his mistress have disappeared from London, and now a full-scale hunt for them has begun."--Jacket.

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