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The Resource Jane and the unpleasantness at Scargrave Manor : being the first Jane Austen mystery, by Stephanie Barron

Jane and the unpleasantness at Scargrave Manor : being the first Jane Austen mystery, by Stephanie Barron

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Jane and the unpleasantness at Scargrave Manor : being the first Jane Austen mystery
Title
Jane and the unpleasantness at Scargrave Manor
Title remainder
being the first Jane Austen mystery
Statement of responsibility
by Stephanie Barron
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A mystery novel that casts Jane Austen as a sleuth who is called upon to investigate the suspicious death of the Earl of Scargrave, but the matter becomes urgent when the widow is accused of orchestrating her husband's death because of her love for his nephew
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Summary
Fleeing from a broken engagement, Jane Austen has scarcely arrived in Scargrave when the local earl is felled by a mysterious ailment that is far too agonizing and fatal to be credited to his fondness for claret and pudding. The earl's widow asks Jane to investigate
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
Library Journal Best Books, 1996.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
014447
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Library Journal
  • Booklist
  • Kirkus Starred
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barron, Stephanie
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Jane Austen Mystery
Series volume
Book 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Austen, Jane
  • Women novelists, English
  • Women detectives
Target audience
adult
Label
Jane and the unpleasantness at Scargrave Manor : being the first Jane Austen mystery, by Stephanie Barron
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Book 1 of the Jane Austen Mystery series (series numeration from NoveList)
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
21133333
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
Bantam trade paperback ed.
Extent
xii, 318 pages
Isbn
9780553575934
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)33942
  • ocm36289079
Label
Jane and the unpleasantness at Scargrave Manor : being the first Jane Austen mystery, by Stephanie Barron
Publication
Copyright
Note
Book 1 of the Jane Austen Mystery series (series numeration from NoveList)
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
21133333
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
Bantam trade paperback ed.
Extent
xii, 318 pages
Isbn
9780553575934
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)33942
  • ocm36289079

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