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Gentlemen & players

Author: Joanne Harris
Publisher: London : Doubleday, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The place is St. Oswald's, an old and long-established boys' grammar school in the north of England. A new year has just begun, and for the staff and boys of the school a wind of unwelcome change is blowing. Suits, paperwork and Information Technology rule the world; and Roy Straitley, Latin master, eccentric, and veteran of St. Oswald's, is finally - reluctantly - contemplating retirement. But beneath the little  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
General fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Harris, Joanne, 1964-
Gentlemen & players.
London : Doubleday, 2005
(OCoLC)607731397
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joanne Harris
ISBN: 0385603665 9780385603669 0385609523 9780385609524 9780857520364 0857520369
OCLC Number: 60667909
Description: 512 pages ; 19 cm
Other Titles: Gentlemen and players
Responsibility: Joanne Harris.

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The place is St Oswald's, an old and long-established boys' grammar school in the north of England. Roy Straitley, Latin master, eccentric, and veteran of St Oswald's, is finally contemplating  Read more...

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"[A ] gripping psychological thriller... Harris is one of our most accomplished novelists and GENTLEMEN & PLAYERS, with its pace, wit and acute observation, shows her at the top of her form' DAILY Read more...

 
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