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The Resource Oscar Wilde and the return of Jack the Ripper, Gyles Brandreth

Oscar Wilde and the return of Jack the Ripper, Gyles Brandreth

Label
Oscar Wilde and the return of Jack the Ripper
Title
Oscar Wilde and the return of Jack the Ripper
Statement of responsibility
Gyles Brandreth
Title variation
Oscar Wilde & the return of Jack the Ripper
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When it appears that the notorious Jack the Ripper has returned to London, Chief Constable Melville Macnaghten recruits his neighbor Oscar Wilde to help him solve the case. Wilde and his close friend, Arthur Conan Doyle, gather together suspects in the hopes of finding the identity of Jack the Ripper before he can strike again. The tangled web of suspects and new killings brings the investigation right back to Wilde's own neighborhood
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Summary
London, 1894. When it appears that the notorious Jack the Ripper has returned to London, Chief Constable Melville Macnaghten recruits his neighbor Oscar Wilde to help him solve the case, hoping the author’s unparalleled knowledge of the London underworld might be exactly what the police need to finally capture the serial killer. In an account narrated by Wilde's close friend, fellow author Arthur Conan Doyle, Wilde gathers together suspects from the theaters, brothels, asylums, and traveling circuses of East London in the hopes of finding the true identity of Jack the Ripper before he can strike again
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10766695
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
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Brandreth, Gyles Daubeney
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Oscar Wilde murder mysteries
Series volume
0007
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  • Wilde, Oscar
  • Doyle, Arthur Conan
  • Jack
  • Murder
  • London (England)
Target audience
adult
Label
Oscar Wilde and the return of Jack the Ripper, Gyles Brandreth
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.
Extent
356 pages
Isbn
9781643130217
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
MYSTERY
System control number
(OCoLC)1041879763
Label
Oscar Wilde and the return of Jack the Ripper, Gyles Brandreth
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.
Extent
356 pages
Isbn
9781643130217
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
MYSTERY
System control number
(OCoLC)1041879763

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