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Murder as a fine art

Author: David Morrell
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView 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"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
Mystery fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Named Person: Thomas De Quincey; Thomas De Quincey
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Morrell
ISBN: 9780316248860 031624886X
OCLC Number: 845354624
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Intro; Title Page; Welcome; Dedication; Introduction; Epigraph; 1. The Artist of Death; 2. The Man Who Concealed His Red Hair; 3. The Opium-Eater; 4. "Among Us Are Monsters"; 5. The Sublimity of Murder; 6. The Patron of Gravediggers; 7. A Garden of Pleasures; 8. The Year of Revolution; 9. The Separate System; 10. In the Realm of Shadows; 11. The Dark Interpreter; 12. The Education of an Artist; 13. The Inquisition; 14. The Woman of Sorrows; 15. An Effigy in Wax; 16. A Sigh from the Depths; Postscript; Afterword: Adventures with the Opium-Eater; Acknowledgments A Preview of ""Ruler of the NightReading Group Guide; A Conversation between David Morrell and Robert Morrison; Worlds Colliding; Questions and Topics for Discussion; About the Author; Books by David Morrell; Extraordinary Acclaim for David Morrell's "Murder as a Fine Art"; Newsletters; Table of Contents; Copyright
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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"--Provided by publisher.

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