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The remains of an altar

Author: Philip Rickman
Publisher: London : Quercus, 2007.
Series: Merrily Watkins mystery.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1934, the dying composer Sir Edward Elgar feebly whistled to a friend the theme from his Cello Concerto and said, "If you're walking on the Malvern Hills and hear that, don't be frightened. It's only me." Seventy years later, Merrily Watkins--parish priest and Deliverance Consultant to the Diocese of Hereford--is called in to investigate an alleged paranormal dimension in a spate of road accidents in the Malvern
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Science fiction
Fantasy fiction
Named Person: Merrily Watkins, (Fictitious character); Merrily Watkins, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Rickman
ISBN: 9781847240910 1847240917
OCLC Number: 132313471
Notes: Originally published: 2006.
Description: pages cm.
Series Title: Merrily Watkins mystery.
Responsibility: Phil Rickman.
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In high summer, darkness descends on Elgar's England. Investigating a series of road accidents in the Malvern Hills, Merrily Watkins stumbles into a barbed tangle of alienation, murder... and a  Read more...

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'First rate. A passionate, flawed, modern woman, every bit as concerned with the intricacies of crime as with demons that go bump in the night' Daily Mail. * Daily Mail * 'Crime fiction lovers who Read more...

 
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