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The resurrectionist

Author: James Bradley; Stan Pretty
Publisher: Leicester [England] : Clipper Audio, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"London, 1826. Leaving behind his father's tragic failures, Gabriel Swift arrives to study with Edwin Poll, the greatest of the city's anatomist. It is his chance to find advancement by making a name for himself. But instead he finds himself drawn to his master's nemesis, Lucan, the most powerful of the city's resurrectionists and ruler of its trade in stolen bodies. Dismissed by Mr Poll, Gabriel descends into the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: James Bradley; Stan Pretty
ISBN: 9781407429717 140742971X
OCLC Number: 747845289
Notes: Unabridged.
Cast: Read by Stan Pretty.
Description: 8 audio discs (CD) (approximately 9 hr., 30 min.) : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: James Bradley.

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"London, 1826. Leaving behind his father's tragic failures, Gabriel Swift arrives to study with Edwin Poll, the greatest of the city's anatomist. It is his chance to find advancement by making a name for himself. But instead he finds himself drawn to his master's nemesis, Lucan, the most powerful of the city's resurrectionists and ruler of its trade in stolen bodies. Dismissed by Mr Poll, Gabriel descends into the violence and corruption of London's underworld, a place where everything and everyone is for sale, and where, as Gabriel discovers, the taking of a life is easier than it might seem"--Pub. description.

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