skip to content
In a strange city Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

In a strange city

Author: Laura Lippman; Laurence Bouvard
Publisher: [Oxford, England] : ISIS Audio Books ; West Seneca, NY : Ulverscroft Large Print Books, ℗2002, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Every year on January 19, the grave of Edgar Allan Poe in Baltimore is visited by the Poe Toaster, also known as the visitor, who leaves three red roses and a half-empty bottle of cognac. He has remained anonymous for fifty years, early in January Tess is asked to find out his identity. She refuses the assignment but to goes to the vigil anyway.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Named Person: Tess Monaghan, (Fictitious character); Edgar Allan Poe; Edgar Allan Poe; Tess Monaghan, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Lippman; Laurence Bouvard
ISBN: 0753115212 9780753115213
OCLC Number: 51101618
Notes: Unabridged.
Performer(s): Read by Laurence Bouvard.
Description: 8 audiocassettes (10 hr., 50 min.) : analog, Dolby
Responsibility: Laura Lippman.

Abstract:

Every year on January 19, the grave of Edgar Allan Poe in Baltimore is visited by the Poe Toaster, also known as the visitor, who leaves three red roses and a half-empty bottle of cognac. He has remained anonymous for fifty years, early in January Tess is asked to find out his identity. She refuses the assignment but to goes to the vigil anyway.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/51101618> # In a strange city
    a bgn:CompactCassette, schema:CreativeWork, bgn:SoundRecording, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "51101618" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1152180248#Place/oxford_england> ; # Oxford, England
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1152180248#Place/west_seneca_ny> ; # West Seneca, NY
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/60351476> ; # Edgar Allan Poe
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/271148996136359752729> ; # (Fictitious character) Tess Monaghan
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1152180248#Place/baltimore_md> ; # Baltimore (Md.)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1152180248#Person/monaghan_tess_fictitious_character> ; # (Fictitious character) Tess Monaghan
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1025043> ; # Tombs
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1152439> ; # Women private investigators
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204292> ; # Maryland--Baltimore.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1152180248#Topic/women_private_investigators_maryland_baltimore> ; # Women private investigators--Maryland--Baltimore
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1152180248#Person/poe_edgar_allan_1809_1849> ; # Edgar Allan Poe
   schema:bookFormat bgn:AudioBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1152180248#Person/bouvard_laurence> ; # Laurence Bouvard
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/85629402> ; # Laura Lippman
   schema:datePublished "℗2002" ;
   schema:description "Every year on January 19, the grave of Edgar Allan Poe in Baltimore is visited by the Poe Toaster, also known as the visitor, who leaves three red roses and a half-empty bottle of cognac. He has remained anonymous for fifty years, early in January Tess is asked to find out his identity. She refuses the assignment but to goes to the vigil anyway."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1152180248> ;
   schema:genre "Mystery fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Detective and mystery fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Detective and mystery stories"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "In a strange city"@en ;
   schema:productID "51101618" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/51101618#PublicationEvent/oxford_england_isis_audio_books_west_seneca_ny_ulverscroft_large_print_books_2002_2001> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1152180248#Agent/ulverscroft_large_print_books> ; # Ulverscroft Large Print Books
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1152180248#Agent/isis_audio_books> ; # ISIS Audio Books
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780753115213> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/51101618> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1152180248#Agent/isis_audio_books> # ISIS Audio Books
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "ISIS Audio Books" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1152180248#Agent/ulverscroft_large_print_books> # Ulverscroft Large Print Books
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Ulverscroft Large Print Books" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1152180248#Person/bouvard_laurence> # Laurence Bouvard
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Bouvard" ;
   schema:givenName "Laurence" ;
   schema:name "Laurence Bouvard" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1152180248#Person/monaghan_tess_fictitious_character> # (Fictitious character) Tess Monaghan
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Monaghan" ;
   schema:givenName "Tess" ;
   schema:name "(Fictitious character) Tess Monaghan" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1152180248#Person/poe_edgar_allan_1809_1849> # Edgar Allan Poe
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1809" ;
   schema:deathDate "1849" ;
   schema:familyName "Poe" ;
   schema:givenName "Edgar Allan" ;
   schema:name "Edgar Allan Poe" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1152180248#Place/baltimore_md> # Baltimore (Md.)
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Baltimore (Md.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1152180248#Topic/women_private_investigators_maryland_baltimore> # Women private investigators--Maryland--Baltimore
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh99014701> ;
   schema:name "Women private investigators--Maryland--Baltimore"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1025043> # Tombs
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Tombs"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1152439> # Women private investigators
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Women private investigators"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204292> # Maryland--Baltimore.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Maryland--Baltimore." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/271148996136359752729> # (Fictitious character) Tess Monaghan
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Monaghan" ;
   schema:givenName "Tess" ;
   schema:name "(Fictitious character) Tess Monaghan" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/60351476> # Edgar Allan Poe
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1809" ;
   schema:deathDate "1849" ;
   schema:familyName "Poe" ;
   schema:givenName "Edgar Allan" ;
   schema:name "Edgar Allan Poe" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/85629402> # Laura Lippman
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1959" ;
   schema:familyName "Lippman" ;
   schema:givenName "Laura" ;
   schema:name "Laura Lippman" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780753115213>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0753115212" ;
   schema:isbn "9780753115213" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.