skip to content
The unburied Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The unburied

Author: Charles Palliser
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
A historical sleuth in Victorian England solves an 11th century murder by reading manuscripts in a cathedral library. While there, a real-life murder occurs and he turns sleuth, but his sleuthing is a fiasco, casting doubt on his earlier findings and therefore his integrity as a historian.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Fiction
Gothic fiction
Mystery fiction
Historical fiction
Ghost stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Palliser
ISBN: 0374280355 9780374280352
OCLC Number: 40979827
Description: 403 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: The Courtine Account --
The Enchanted Princess.
Responsibility: Charles Palliser.
More information:

Abstract:

A historical sleuth in Victorian England solves an 11th century murder by reading manuscripts in a cathedral library. While there, a real-life murder occurs and he turns sleuth, but his sleuthing is a fiasco, casting doubt on his earlier findings and therefore his integrity as a historian.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/40979827> # The unburied
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "40979827" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/935174> ; # Friendship
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9177150#Topic/friendship> ; # Friendship
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/868114> ; # College teachers
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/823.914/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1008422> ; # Manuscripts, Medieval
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9177150#Place/england> ; # England
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9177150#Topic/college_teachers> ; # College teachers
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1219920> ; # England.
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85080744> ; # Manuscripts, Medieval
    schema:bookEdition "1st American ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/85471917> ; # Charles Palliser
    schema:datePublished "1999" ;
    schema:description "A historical sleuth in Victorian England solves an 11th century murder by reading manuscripts in a cathedral library. While there, a real-life murder occurs and he turns sleuth, but his sleuthing is a fiasco, casting doubt on his earlier findings and therefore his integrity as a historian."@en ;
    schema:description "The Courtine Account -- The Enchanted Princess."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/9177150> ;
    schema:genre "Ghost stories"@en ;
    schema:genre "Historical fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Mystery fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Gothic fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The unburied"@en ;
    schema:productID "40979827" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/40979827#PublicationEvent/new_york_farrar_straus_and_giroux_1999> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9177150#Agent/farrar_straus_and_giroux> ; # Farrar, Straus and Giroux
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780374280352> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/40979827> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9177150#Agent/farrar_straus_and_giroux> # Farrar, Straus and Giroux
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Farrar, Straus and Giroux" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85080744> # Manuscripts, Medieval
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Manuscripts, Medieval"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1008422> # Manuscripts, Medieval
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Manuscripts, Medieval"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1219920> # England.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "England." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/868114> # College teachers
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "College teachers"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/935174> # Friendship
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Friendship"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/85471917> # Charles Palliser
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1947" ;
    schema:familyName "Palliser" ;
    schema:givenName "Charles" ;
    schema:name "Charles Palliser" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780374280352>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0374280355" ;
    schema:isbn "9780374280352" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.