The Resource A breach of promise, by Anne Perry

A breach of promise, by Anne Perry

Label
A breach of promise
Title
A breach of promise
Statement of responsibility
by Anne Perry
Title variation
Whited sepulchres
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The plaintiffs in a sensational breach of promise suit are wealthy social climbers Barton and Delphine Lambert, suing on behalf of their beautiful daughter, Zillah. The defendant is Zillah's alleged fiance, brilliant young architect Killian Melville, who adamantly declares that he will not, cannot, marry her. Not even to his counsel, distinguished barrister Sir Oliver Rathbone, will Killian explain his rejection of rich and charming Zillah. Utterly baffled, Rathbone turns for help to his old comrades in crime - Monk, the private investigator who knows his city like the back of his hand, and fearless nurse Hester Latterly. But even as they scout London for clues, from Mayfair to sordid Devil's Acre, the case suddenly and tragically ends. An outcome that no one - except a ruthless murderer - could have foreseen
Member of
Summary
Investigator William Monk is involved in a breach of promise suit brought by wealthy social climbers on behalf of their daughter. The defendant declares that he will not and cannot marry the woman. Monk must search London for clues to this bizarre case
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
049540
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Perry, Anne
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
William Monk and Hester Latterly mysteries
Series volume
0009
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Monk, William (Fictitious character)
  • Private investigators
  • London (England)
Target audience
adult
Label
A breach of promise, by Anne Perry
Instantiates
Publication
Note
(The ninth book in the William Monk series)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
374 pages
Isbn
9780449908495
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98021212
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MYSTERY
System control number
  • ocm39013724
  • OCoLC
Label
A breach of promise, by Anne Perry
Publication
Note
(The ninth book in the William Monk series)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
374 pages
Isbn
9780449908495
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98021212
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MYSTERY
System control number
  • ocm39013724
  • OCoLC

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