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The Edinburgh dead

Author: Brian Ruckley
Publisher: New York : Orbit, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First U.S. editionView all editions and formats
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In the Old Town section of Edinburgh, a body is found-- its neck torn to pieces. Police officer Quire follows a trail of undead hounds, emptied graves, brutal murders and mob violence into the deepest and darkest corners of Edinburgh's underworld-- both literal and magical-- and back again to the highest reaches of elegant, intellectual Edinburgh society.
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Horror tales
Epic fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Ruckley
ISBN: 9780316079969 0316079960
OCLC Number: 668192546
Description: viii, 354 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Brian Ruckley.

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Amongst the crowded, sprawling tenements of the labyrinthine Old Town, a body is found, its neck torn to pieces. The trail will lead new Officer Adam Quire into the deepest reaches of the city's  Read more...

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