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A discovery of witches

Author: Deborah E Harkness
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Witch and Yale historian Diana Bishop discovers an enchanted manuscript, attracting the attention of 1,500-year-old vampire Matthew Clairmont. The orphaned daughter of two powerful witches, Bishop prefers intellect, but relies on magic when her discovery of a palimpsest documenting the origin of supernatural species releases an assortment of undead who threaten, stalk, and harass her.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Fantasy fiction
Love stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Deborah E Harkness
ISBN: 9780143119685 0143119680
OCLC Number: 727703281
Notes: Originally published in the USA by Viking Penguin, 2011.
"Book one of the All souls trilogy"--Cover.
Description: 579 pages ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Deborah Harkness.

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Witch and Yale historian Diana Bishop discovers an enchanted manuscript, attracting the attention of 1,500-year-old vampire Matthew Clairmont. The orphaned daughter of two powerful witches, Bishop prefers intellect, but relies on magic when her discovery of a palimpsest documenting the origin of supernatural species releases an assortment of undead who threaten, stalk, and harass her.

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