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The luminaries : a novel

Auteur : Eleanor Catton
Éditeur : New York : Little, Brown, 2013.
Édition/format :   Livre : Fiction : Anglais : First United States editionVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
Base de données :WorldCat
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This novel is a murder mystery set in a remote gold-mining frontier town in 19th-century New Zealand. Arriving in New Zealand in 1866 a weary Englishman, Walter Moody, lands in a gold-mining frontier town on the coast of New Zealand to make his fortune and forever leave behind his family's shame. On arrival, he stumbles across a tense gathering of twelve local men who have met in secret to investigate what links  Lire la suite...
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Genre/forme : Fiction
History
Mystery fiction
Type d’ouvrage : Fiction
Format : Livre
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs : Eleanor Catton
ISBN : 9780316074315 : 0316074314
Numéro OCLC : 827082565
Notes : "Originally published in Great Britain by Granta Books, August 2013"--Title page verso.
Récompenses : Governor General's Award, 2013.
Man Booker Prize, 2013
Description : 834 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contenu : A sphere within a sphere --
Auguries --
The house of self-undoing --
Paenga-wha-wha --
Weight and lucre --
The widow and the weeds --
Domicile --
The truth about Aurora --
Mutable Earth --
Matters of succession --
Orion sets when Scorpio rises --
The old moon in the young moon's arms.
Responsabilité : Eleanor Catton.

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This novel is a murder mystery set in a remote gold-mining frontier town in 19th-century New Zealand. Arriving in New Zealand in 1866 a weary Englishman, Walter Moody, lands in a gold-mining frontier town on the coast of New Zealand to make his fortune and forever leave behind his family's shame. On arrival, he stumbles across a tense gathering of twelve local men who have met in secret to investigate what links three crimes that occurred on a single day, events in which each man finds himself implicated in some way. Moody finds himself drawn into a series of unsolved crimes and complex mysteries.

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