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The golden tresses of the dead, Alan Bradley

Label
The golden tresses of the dead
Title
The golden tresses of the dead
Statement of responsibility
Alan Bradley
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Although it is autumn in the small English town of Bishop's Lacey, the chapel is decked with exotic flowers. Yes, Flavia de Luce's sister Ophelia is at last getting hitched, like a mule to a wagon. "A church is a wonderful place for a wedding," muses Flavia, "surrounded as it is by the legions of the dead, whose listening bones bear silent witness to every promise made at the altar." Flavia is not your normal twelve-year-old girl. An expert in the chemical nature of poisons, she has solved many mysteries, which has sharpened her considerable detection skills to the point where she had little choice but to turn professional. So Flavia and dependable Dogger, estate gardener and sounding board extraordinaire, set up shop at the once-grand mansion of Buckshaw, eager to serve--not so simple an endeavor with her odious, little moon-faced cousin, Undine, constantly underfoot. But Flavia and Dogger persevere. Little does she know that their first case will be extremely close to home, beginning with an unwelcome discovery in Ophelia's wedding cake: a human finger"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bradley, C. Alan
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.4.B7324
LC item number
G65 2019
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
A Flavia de Luce novel
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • De Luce, Flavia
  • Child detectives
  • Murder
Label
The golden tresses of the dead, Alan Bradley
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1081316335
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
327 pages
Isbn
9780345540027
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2018039374
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1081316335
Label
The golden tresses of the dead, Alan Bradley
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1081316335
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
327 pages
Isbn
9780345540027
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2018039374
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1081316335

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