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Kill-devil and water

Author: Andrew Pepper
Publisher: London, England : Phoenix, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Pyke, still grieving over the death of his wife, is in debtors' prison, but Fitzroy Tilling, now part of the new Metropolitan Police Force, has thrown him a lifeline. He wants Pyke to investigate the brutal murder of a young woman"--Page 4 of cover.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Mystery fiction
Historical fiction
Historical mystery novels
Mystery
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Pepper
ISBN: 9780753825976 075382597X
OCLC Number: 779202311
Notes: On outside front cover: A Pyke mystery.
Description: 384 pages ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Andrew Pepper.

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Pyke returns in a gripping tale of brutal murder and deception, set in the back streets of Victorian London and the cane fields of Jamaica.  Read more...

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"Pyke is violent, vengeful and conflicted in the best tradition of detectives. His story takes in grisly murder and torture, and uses 1800s London in the same way that hard-boiled fiction uses Los Read more...

 
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