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The Resource An instance of the fingerpost, Iain Pears

An instance of the fingerpost, Iain Pears

Label
An instance of the fingerpost
Title
An instance of the fingerpost
Statement of responsibility
Iain Pears
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Robert Grove, a fellow at New College, Oxford in the turbulent 1660s, is found dead in mysterious circumstances, prompting the speculations of four witnesses who each offer a different version of events surrounding the murder
Summary
In the 1660s, as Charles II and the Church of England try to quell residual opposition, Robert Grove, fellow of New College, is murdered, and four different people give their versions of the incident
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1998.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1998
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
005763
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Fiction
  • Library Journal Starred
  • Booklist starred
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pears, Iain
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
LC call number
PR6066.E167
LC item number
I57 1998
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Universities and colleges
  • Homicide
  • Colleges and universities
  • Mystery fiction
  • Historical fiction
  • England
  • England
Target audience
adult
Label
An instance of the fingerpost, Iain Pears
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
20214683
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
691 p.
Isbn
9781573220828
Lccn
97023899
System control number
  • (InDan)55007
  • EA11E85F125C11D59B1000508BEA6469
  • (IMchF)fol04825038
Label
An instance of the fingerpost, Iain Pears
Publication
Control code
20214683
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
691 p.
Isbn
9781573220828
Lccn
97023899
System control number
  • (InDan)55007
  • EA11E85F125C11D59B1000508BEA6469
  • (IMchF)fol04825038

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