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The iron horse

Author: Edward Marston
Publisher: London : Allison & Busby, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Derby Day at Epsom Downs and a multitude of people crowd to watch the races: dukes and dustmen, bishops and beggars, privileged ladies and prostitutes. The gamut of Victorian society, though, is also a hotbed for crime and crooks of all kinds. With the country a-flutter in the run-up to this national occasion, events reach fever pitch when a disembodied head is discovered on a passenger train at Crewe; the first in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Electronic books
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Marston, Edward.
Iron horse.
London : Allison & Busby, 2008
(OCoLC)219992254
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Marston
ISBN: 9780749008499 0749008490
OCLC Number: 777249384
Notes: Originally published: 2007.
Description: 1 online resource (334 pages).
Responsibility: Edward Marston.

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A multitude of people crowd to watch the race. With the country a-flutter in the run up to this national occasion, events reach a fever pitch when a disembodied head is discovered on a train at  Read more...

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'A grand romp very much in the tradition of Holmes and Watson... Packed with characters Dickens would have been proud of. Wonderful, well written'TIME OUT

 
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