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The ghosts of Mayfield Court

Author: Norman Russell
Publisher: Leicester : Thorpe, 2014.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Large print edition
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July, 1894. When Maximilian Paget inherits Mayfield Court, he and his niece Catherine find it to be half-ruined and haunted by the wraith of a murdered child. Catherine discovers a child's skeleton, bringing rural Detective Inspector Jackson and his bibulous but shrewd sergeant, Herbert Bottomley, to investigate. Once returned to London, neither uncle nor niece can shake off the baleful influence of Mayfield. And  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Mystery fiction
Historical fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Norman Russell
ISBN: 9781444820751 1444820753
OCLC Number: 885363674
Target Audience: Adult.
Description: 344 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Norman Russell.

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July, 1894. When Maximilian Paget inherits Mayfield Court, he and his niece Catherine find it to be half-ruined and haunted by the wraith of a murdered child. Catherine discovers a child's skeleton, bringing rural Detective Inspector Jackson and his bibulous but shrewd sergeant, Herbert Bottomley, to investigate. Once returned to London, neither uncle nor niece can shake off the baleful influence of Mayfield. And when Uncle Max is murdered by a deranged killer who, Jackson discovers, has left a trail of corpses in an attempt to secure a hidden fortune, Catherine herself faces imminent death, and a monstrous betrayal ...

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