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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Anderson - Lander Memorial Branch M Perry, Anne (Text) 24426421 Adult Mystery Available -
Beaufort - Beaufort Branch FIC PER (Text) 0530100838289 Adult Fiction Collection Available -
Beaufort - Bluffton Branch FIC PER (Text) 0530100838305 Adult Fiction Collection Checked out 12/17/2019
Cherokee - Gaffney Library F PER (Text) 33636000326068 Adult Fiction Available -
Chesterfield - Matheson Memorial FIC Per (Text) 46893 Adult Fiction Available -
Colleton - Main Library M Perry, Anne (Text) 3010182848 Adult Mystery Available -
Dorchester - Summerville Branch FIC PER (Text) 30018000359543 Adult Fiction Available -
Fairfield - Main Library F Per (Text) 33116002470602 Adult Fiction Available -
Florence - Main Library X Perry (Text) 33172003906623 Adult Mystery Available -
Florence - Main Library X Perry (Text) 33172003930052 Adult Mystery Available -
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  • ISBN: 0449907554
  • ISBN: 9780449907559
  • Physical Description: 385 pages ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Fawcett Columbine, 1992.

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In Perry's third mystery set in Victorian London, military hero Thaddeus Carlyon falls from the top of a staircase and is impaled on a suit of armor below--an ignoble end to a distinguished career and a definite damper to the dinner party he had been attending. When his death turns out to be a murder, his wife takes sole responsibility and is quickly arrested. But Carlyon's sister believes the widow innocent and enlists the help of her friend Hester Latterly, a nurse, who soon brings in her associates from The Face of a Stranger and A Dangerous Mourning : barrister Oliver Rathbone and troubled former policeman, amnesia victim and dogged investigator Thomas Monk.
Subject: Monk, William (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Police > England > London > Fiction.
Husband and wife > Fiction.
Amnesiacs > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
London (England) > History > 19th century > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.

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