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Mysteries of Winterthurn

Author: Joyce Carol Oates
Publisher: New York : Berkley Pub. Group, 1985, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Brilliant young amateur detective Xavier Kilgarvan is confronted with three baffling cases that tax his genius for detection to the utmost, just as his forbidden passion for his cousin Perdita becomes an obsession that shapes his life.
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Genre/Form: Gothic fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joyce Carol Oates
ISBN: 0425080226 : 9780425080221
OCLC Number: 12566828
Notes: "A Berkley book."
Description: ix, 516 pages : map ; 18 cm
Contents: The virgin in the rose-bower --
The devil's half-acre --
The blood-stained gown.
Responsibility: Joyce Carol Oates.

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Brilliant young amateur detective Xavier Kilgarvan is confronted with three baffling cases that tax his genius for detection to the utmost, just as his forbidden passion for his cousin Perdita becomes an obsession that shapes his life.

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