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The art of the English murder, Lucy Worsley

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The art of the English murder
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The art of the English murder
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Lucy Worsley
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Title
The art of the English murder
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Summary
From Jack the Ripper and Sherlock Holmes to the cosy crimes of the Golden Age, renowned historian Lucy Worsley explores the evolution of the traditional English murder - and reveals why we are so fascinated by this sinister subject
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Genre
Tone
Writing style
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10360638
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
364.15230942
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6535.G4
LC item number
W67 2014
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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adult
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from Jack the Ripper and Sherlock Holmes to Agatha Christie and Alfred Hitchcock
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from Jack the Ripper and Sherlock Holmes to Agatha Christie and Alfred Hitchcock
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Lucy Worsley
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From Jack the Ripper and Sherlock Holmes to Agatha Christie and Alfred Hitchcock
The art of the English murder, Lucy Worsley
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The art of the English murder, Lucy Worsley
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  • "From Jack the Ripper and Sherlock Holmes to Agatha Christie and Alfred Hitchcock"--Dust jacket
  • "As seen on the BBC as 'A Very British Murder""--Dust jacket
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-306) and index
Contents
Part one. How to enjoy a murder. 1. A connoisseur in murder -- 2. The highway -- 3. The watchmen -- 4. The murder circuit -- 5. House of wax -- 6. True crime -- 7. Charles Dickens, crime writer -- 8. The ballads of Maria Marten -- 9. Stage fright -- 10. The Bermondsey Horror -- Part two. Enter the detective. 11. Middle-class murders and medical gentlemen -- 12. The good wife -- 13. Detective fever -- 14. A new sensation -- 15. "It is worse than a crime, Violet..." -- 16. Monsters and men -- 17. The adventure of the forensic scientist -- 18. Revelations of a lady detective -- Part three. The golden age. 19. The women between the wars -- 20. The duchess of death -- 21. A life less ordinary -- 22. The great game -- 23. Snobbery with violence -- 24. The dangerous edge of things -- Postscript: The decline of English murder
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ocn870098467
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Dimensions
24 cm
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Edition
First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.
Extent
312 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781605986340
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color facsimiles, portraits (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)870098467

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