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King Solomon's carpet

Author: Barbara Vine
Publisher: New York : Harmony Books, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Jarvis lives in a crumbling house with a view of the Jubilee Line: he loves the tube with all its secrets--its hidden tunnels, its mysterious "ghost" stations, its incidents and accidents, which he records. He lives in a house which was once a school, but now he lets out rooms to the various misfits and outcasts who come in through the tube--a magician and his lovely assistant, a Safeguard volunteer and his falcon,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Psychological fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Fiction
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Vine
ISBN: 0517587955 9780517587959
OCLC Number: 24871365
Description: 355 p. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Barbara Vine.

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Jarvis lives in a crumbling house with a view of the Jubilee Line: he loves the tube with all its secrets--its hidden tunnels, its mysterious "ghost" stations, its incidents and accidents, which he records. He lives in a house which was once a school, but now he lets out rooms to the various misfits and outcasts who come in through the tube--a magician and his lovely assistant, a Safeguard volunteer and his falcon, a sinister bear of a man planning to blow up the London Underground ...

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