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The Resource The chimney sweeper's boy : a novel, Barbara Vine, (electronic resource)

The chimney sweeper's boy : a novel, Barbara Vine, (electronic resource)

Label
The chimney sweeper's boy : a novel
Title
The chimney sweeper's boy
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Vine
Title variation
chimney sweepers boy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An Englishwoman writing a biography of her father, a famous novelist, discovers that as a young man he changed names, taking the name of a boy who died in infancy. She goes looking for the reason and discovers murder
Summary
The obituaries for Gerald Candless were respectful. He had been, after all, an admired and popular writer, and his sudden death at his home in Devon was a loss to literature as well as to his family and friends. The trouble was, as his daughter Sarah soon discovered, that it seemed that her father had taken on a different identity that he wasn't Gerald Candless at all. But if he wasn't Gerald Candless, who was he? Barbara Vine is the pen-name of Ruth Rendell ..
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
007454
Cataloging source
IEB
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The chimney sweeper's boy : a novel, Barbara Vine, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=067E7CCC-B633-4851-B23B-3F35139B732E
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Great Britain by Penguin Books Ltd. in 1998"--Copyright page
Control code
ocn819748027
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
1 online resource (344 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307801159
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
067E7CCC-B633-4851-B23B-3F35139B732E
System control number
(OCoLC)819748027
Label
The chimney sweeper's boy : a novel, Barbara Vine, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=067E7CCC-B633-4851-B23B-3F35139B732E
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Great Britain by Penguin Books Ltd. in 1998"--Copyright page
Control code
ocn819748027
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
1 online resource (344 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307801159
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
067E7CCC-B633-4851-B23B-3F35139B732E
System control number
(OCoLC)819748027

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