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Shadow of the serpent

Author: David Ashton
Publisher: Leicester : Thorpe, Charnwood, 2017.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Large print edition
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1880, Edinburgh: Election fever grips the city. But while the rich and educated argue about politics, in the dank wynds of the docks it's a struggle just to stay alive. When a prostitute is brutally murdered, disturbing memories from thirty years ago are stirred in Inspector McLevy, who is soon lured into a murky world of politics, perversion and deception - and the shadow of the serpent.
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Ashton
ISBN: 9781444834581 1444834584
OCLC Number: 1002692800
Target Audience: Adult.
Description: 352 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: David Ashton.
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1880, Edinburgh: Election fever grips the city. But while the rich and educated argue about politics, in the dank wynds of the docks it's a struggle just to stay alive. When a prostitute is brutally murdered, disturbing memories from thirty years ago are stirred in Inspector McLevy, who is soon lured into a murky world of politics, perversion and deception - and the shadow of the serpent.

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