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Murder as a fine art

Author: David Morrell
Publisher: New York : Mulholland Books/Little, Brown and Co., ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Thomas De Quincey, infamous for his memoir, 'Confessions of an English Opium-Eater', is the major suspect in a series of ferocious mass murders identical to ones that terrorized London forty-three years earlier ... Desperate to clear his name but crippled by opium addiction, De Quincey is aided by his devoted daughter Emily and a pair of determined Scotland Yard detectives"--Inside front cover.
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Genre/Form: Mystery fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
Named Person: Thomas De Quincey; Thomas De Quincey; Thomas De Quincey
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Morrell
ISBN: 9780316216791 0316216798 9781444755688 1444755684 9780316216784 031621678X
OCLC Number: 794228002
Description: 358 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: "Thomas De Quincey, infamous for his memoir, 'Confessions of an English Opium-Eater', is the major suspect in a series of ferocious mass murders identical to ones that terrorized London forty-three years earlier ... Desperate to clearl his name but crippled by opium addiction, De Quincey is aided by his devoted daughter Emily and a pair of determined Scotland Yard detectives." --
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The notorious author Thomas De Quincey turns detective in a harrowing Victorian thriller from master storyteller David Morrell.  Read more...

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David Morrell fans - and they are Legion - can look forward to celebrating Murder As a Fine Art as one of their favorite author's strongest and boldest books in years. -- Dan Simmons, author of Read more...

 
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