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Author Paton Walsh, Jill, 1937-

Title The Attenbury emeralds : the new Lord Peter Wimsey/Harriet Vane mystery / Jill Paton Walsh.

Edition First U.S. edition.
Publication Info. New York : Minotaur Books, 2011.
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult Fiction  F PATON    AVAILABLE
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Description xii, 338 pages ; 25 cm
Note "Based on the characters of Dorothy L. Sayers."
Originally published: London : Hodder & Stoughton, 2010.
Summary A completed work based on an unfinished Dorothy L. Sayers manuscript from 1936 finds Lord Peter Wimsey revisiting his first case from thirty years earlier when the descendant of Lord Attenbury begs his help in proving the ownership of a priceless cache of emeralds.
Subject Wimsey, Peter, Lord (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Vane, Harriet (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Aristocracy (Social class) -- England -- Fiction.
Private investigators -- England -- Fiction.
Emeralds -- Fiction.
Genre Mystery fiction.
Mystery fiction.
ISBN 9780312674540 (alk. paper)
0312674546 (alk. paper)
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SRP 2011 X
October 14 2011
SRP 2011 REVIEW: This Lord Peter Wimsey/Harriet Vane mystery blends the British India heritage with the destruction of the 'landed gentry' sytem, in a good story. The WW2 Blitz bombing of the Cafe de Paris in London is central to the plot.
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