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The mystery of beautiful Nell Cropsey : a nonfiction novel

Author: Bland Simpson
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of Nell Cropsey's disappearance and subsequent death, told in three first-person voices: Nell's sister Ollie, newspaper editor W.O. Saunders, and Nell's suitor Jim Wilcox.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Simpson, Bland.
Mystery of beautiful Nell Cropsey.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©1993
(OCoLC)988552274
Named Person: Nell Cropsey; Jim Wilcox; Nell Cropsey; Jim Wilcox
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bland Simpson
ISBN: 0807821209 9780807821206 0807844322 9780807844328
OCLC Number: 27936874
Description: 170 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Bland Simpson.
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As compelling as fiction, The Mystery of Beautiful Nell Cropsey tells the dramatic story of the disappearance of nineteen-year-old Nell Cropsey from her riverside home in Elizabeth City, North  Read more...

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Simpson persuasively re-creates the decorously frenzied, boomtown atmosphere of turn-of-the-century Elizabeth City in the grip of a tabloid mystery."Kirkus Reviews" Bland Simpson brings a whole Read more...

 
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