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The Resource Death in St James's Park, Susanna Gregory

Death in St James's Park, Susanna Gregory

Label
Death in St James's Park
Title
Death in St James's Park
Statement of responsibility
Susanna Gregory
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
17th-century spy Thomas Chaloner is on the outs with his boss, the Earl of Clarendon, who serves the crown as Lord Chancellor; the earl, mourning the loss of his son, has appointed someone else to perform his duties. With rumors of endemic corruption in the Post Office and heightened political tension roiling the capital, Chaloner is shunted away from the main action and assigned to investigate the killing of the King's birds in St James's Park. The animals were poisoned by an extremely potent toxin and the intelligencer's probe ends up overlapping with areas out of his jurisdiction. Things heat up after the alert secret agent notices an abandoned cart full of valuable wood near the Post Office, and manages to shout a warning moments before it explodes<U+2014>saving many lives, and adding another mystery for him to solve
Member of
Cataloging source
UKMGB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gregory, Susanna
Dewey number
823.92
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR
Literary form
novels
Series statement
A Thomas Chaloner adventure
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chaloner, Thomas (Fictitious character)
  • Murder
  • Poisoning
  • Political corruption
  • Secret service
  • London (England)
Label
Death in St James's Park, Susanna Gregory
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
454 p.
Isbn
9780751544336
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • ocn809939341
  • (OCoLC)809939341
Label
Death in St James's Park, Susanna Gregory
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
454 p.
Isbn
9780751544336
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • ocn809939341
  • (OCoLC)809939341

Library Locations

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