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Gray, Cordelia (Fictitious character)

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Works: 29 works in 97 publications in 3 languages and 7,335 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery stories  Radio plays  Audio adaptations 
Classifications: PR6060.A467, 823.914
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Publications about Cordelia (Fictitious character) Gray
Most widely held works about Cordelia (Fictitious character) Gray
    The skull beneath the skin by P. D James( Book )
    22 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and held by 3,394 libraries worldwide
    Hired as a bodyguard to faded actress Clarissa Lisle, the recent recipient of numerous death threats, Cordelia Gray accompanies the actress to an island castle, whose owner collects funeral paraphernalia
    An unsuitable job for a woman by P. D James( Book )
    18 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and held by 1,892 libraries worldwide
    Left alone by her partner's suicide, Cordelia Gray struggles to manage the private detective agency they once shared
    Deadly pleasures : three masterly detective novels by P. D James( Book )
    1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 440 libraries worldwide
    Three masterly detective novels; Black tower, Death of an expert witness, Skull beneath the skin
    An unsuitable job for a woman by P. D James( Sound Recording )
    13 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in English and held by 367 libraries worldwide
    Cordelia's private investigator partner has killed himself and she must take over the business. Mr. Callender wants to know why his son hung himself, and Cordelia must uncover the truth
    The skull beneath the skin by P. D James( Sound Recording )
    15 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 334 libraries worldwide
    Hired as a bodyguard to faded actress Clarissa Lisle, the recent recipient of numerous death threats, Cordelia Gray accompanies the actress to an island castle, whose owner collects funeral paraphernalia
    In murderous company : complete & unabridged novels by the queen of crime by P. D James( Book )
    1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
    Three complete novels featuring Adam Dalgliesh and Cordelia
    An unsuitable job for a woman ( visu )
    2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
    Cordelia Gray is a young, aspiring private detective learning the ropes from her mentor, disgraced ex-policeman Bernie Pryde. But when Pryde's sudden suicide leaves Cordelia the sole proprietor of his ramshackle agency, she is forced to continue her education on the job with only Mrs. Sparshott, the agency's longtime secretary and Cordelia's new assistant on her team. Sacrifice: A prominent scientist hires Cordelia to investigate why his son suddenly gave up a life of privilege for one of passion, only to kill himself weeks later. A last embrace: A jilted wife needs a female detective to lure her philandering husband and reveal his misdeeds, but Cordelia finds herself trapped when she begins to fall in love. Living on risk: Cordelia accepts what she thinks is a routine surveillance job, only to discover she may have been hired to help commit a crime, not to prevent one. Playing God: Superintendent Fergussen hires Cordelia to investigate his daughter's boyfriend, but is the evidence Cordelia turns over really all that the Superintendent was after?
    An unsuitable job for a woman ( visu )
    2 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
    After the owner's suicide, Cordelia Gray takes over the running of a seedy London detective agency. On her first case, she investigates the death by hanging of a young student
    An unsuitable job for a woman ( visu )
    1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
    Cordelia Gray is a young, aspiring private detective learning the ropes from her mentor, disgraced ex-policeman Bernie Pryde. But when Pryde's sudden suicide leaves Cordelia the sole proprietor of his ramshackle agency, she is forced to continue her education on the job with only Mrs. Sparshott, the agency's longtime secretary and Cordelia's new assistant on her team. Sacrifice: A prominent scientist hires Cordelia to investigate why his son suddenly gave up a life of privilege for one of passion, only to kill himself weeks later. A last embrace: A jilted wife needs a female detective to lure her philandering husband and reveal his misdeeds, but Cordelia finds herself trapped when she begins to fall in love. Living on risk: Cordelia accepts what she thinks is a routine surveillance job, only to discover she may have been hired to help commit a crime, not to prevent one. Playing God: Superintendent Fergussen hires Cordelia to investigate his daughter's boyfriend, but is the evidence Cordelia turns over really all that the Superintendent was after?
    Trilogy of death by P. D James( Book )
    1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
    An unsuitable job for a woman ( visu )
    1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
    Cordelia Gray is a young, aspiring private detective learning the ropes from her mentor, disgraced ex-policeman Bernie Pryde. But when Pryde's sudden suicide leaves Cordelia the sole proprietor of his ramshackle agency, she is forced to continue her education on the job with only Mrs. Sparshott, the agency's longtime secretary and Cordelia's new assistant on her team. In this episode, Cordelia accepts what she thinks is a routine surveillance job, only to discover she may have been hired to help commit a crime, not to prevent one
    An unsuitable job for a woman ( visu )
    2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
    Cordelia Gray is a young, aspiring private detective learning the ropes from her mentor, disgraced ex-policeman Bernie Pryde. But when Pryde's sudden suicide leaves Cordelia the sole proprietor of his ramshackle agency, she is forced to continue her education on the job with only Mrs. Sparshott, the agency's longtime secretary and Cordelia's new assistant on her team. Sacrifice: A prominent scientist hires Cordelia to investigate why his son suddenly gave up a life of privilege for one of passion, only to kill himself weeks later. A last embrace: A jilted wife needs a female detective to lure her philandering husband and reveal his misdeeds, but Cordelia finds herself trapped when she begins to fall in love. Living on risk: Cordelia accepts what she thinks is a routine surveillance job, only to discover she may have been hired to help commit a crime, not to prevent one. Playing God: Superintendent Fergussen hires Cordelia to investigate his daughter's boyfriend, but is the evidence Cordelia turns over really all that the Superintendent was after?
    An unsuitable job for a woman ( visu )
    1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
    Cordelia Gray is a young, aspiring private detective learning the ropes from her mentor, disgraced ex-policeman Bernie Pryde. But when Pryde's sudden suicide leaves Cordelia the sole proprietor of his ramshackle agency, she is forced to continue her education on the job with only Mrs. Sparshott, the agency's longtime secretary and Cordelia's new assistant on her team. In this episode, a prominent scientist hires Cordelia to investigate why his son suddenly gave up a life of privilege for one of passion, only to kill himself weeks later
    An unsuitable job for a woman ( visu )
    1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
    Cordelia Gray is a young, aspiring private detective learning the ropes from her mentor, disgraced ex-policeman Bernie Pryde. But when Pryde's sudden suicide leaves Cordelia the sole proprietor of his ramshackle agency, she is forced to continue her education on the job with only Mrs. Sparshott, the agency's longtime secretary and Cordelia's new assistant on her team. In this episode, a jilted wife needs a female detective to lure her philandering husband and reveal his misdeeds, but Cordelia finds herself trapped when she begins to fall in love
    An unsuitable job for a woman ( visu )
    1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
    Living on risk: Cordelia accepts what she thinks is a routine surveillance job, only to discover she may have been hired to help commit a crime, not to prevent one. Playing God: Superintendent Fergussen hires Cordelia to investigate his daughter's boyfriend, but is the evidence Cordelia turns over really all that the Superintendent was after?
    An unsuitable job for a woman ( visu )
    1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
    Sacrifice: A prominent scientist hires Cordelia to investigate why his son suddenly gave up a life of privilege for one of passion, only to kill himself weeks later. A last embrace: A jilted wife needs a female detective to lure her philandering husband and reveal his misdeeds, but Cordelia finds herself trapped when she begins to fall in love
    Un indizio per Cordelia Gray by P. D James( Book )
    2 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in Russian and Japanese and held by 3 libraries worldwide
    Detective Cordelia Gray beleeft een angstwekkend avontuur op het Courcy-eiland, aan de kust van Dorset
    An unsuitable job for a woman ( Sound Recording )
    1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
    Cordelia Gray is a young, aspiring private detective learning the ropes from her mentor, disgraced ex-policeman Bernie Pryde. But when Pryde's sudden suicide leaves Cordelia the sole proprietor of his ramshackle agency, she is forced to continue her education on the job with only Mrs. Sparshott, the agency's longtime secretary and Cordelia's new assistant on her team. Sacrifice: A prominent scientist hires Cordelia to investigate why his son suddenly gave up a life of privilege for one of passion, only to kill himself weeks later. A last embrace: A jilted wife needs a female detective to lure her philandering husband and reveal his misdeeds, but Cordelia finds herself trapped when she begins to fall in love. Living on risk: Cordelia accepts what she thinks is a routine surveillance job, only to discover she may have been hired to help commit a crime, not to prevent one. Playing God: Superintendent Fergussen hires Cordelia to investigate his daughter's boyfriend, but is the evidence Cordelia turns over really all that the Superintendent was after?
    An unsuitable job for a woman ( visu )
    1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
    Cordelia Gray is a young, aspiring private detective learning the ropes from her mentor, disgraced ex-policeman Bernie Pryde. But when Pryde's sudden suicide leaves Cordelia the sole proprietor of his ramshackle agency, she is forced to continue her education on the job with only Mrs. Sparshott, the agency's longtime secretary and Cordelia's new assistant on her team. Sacrifice: A prominent scientist hires Cordelia to investigate why his son suddenly gave up a life of privilege for one of passion, only to kill himself weeks later. A last embrace: A jilted wife needs a female detective to lure her philandering husband and reveal his misdeeds, but Cordelia finds herself trapped when she begins to fall in love. Living on risk: Cordelia accepts what she thinks is a routine surveillance job, only to discover she may have been hired to help commit a crime, not to prevent one. Playing God: Superintendent Fergussen hires Cordelia to investigate his daughter's boyfriend, but is the evidence Cordelia turns over really all that the Superintendent was after?
    An unsuitable job for a woman by P. D James( score )
    1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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