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A judgement in stone, Ruth Rendell

Label
A judgement in stone
Title
A judgement in stone
Statement of responsibility
Ruth Rendell
Title variation
Judgment in stone
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On Valentine's Day, four members of the Coverdale family--George, Jacqueline, Melinda and Giles--were murdered in the space of 15 minutes. Their housekeeper, Eunice Parchman, shot them, one by one, in the blue light of a televised performance of Don Giovanni. When Detective Chief Superintendent William Vetch arrests Miss Parchman two weeks later, he discovers a second tragedy: the key to the Valentine's Day massacre hidden within a private humiliation Eunice Parchman has guarded all her life. --from Publisher description
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Summary
When a housekeeper carries out a modern "Valentine's Day Massacre" on the family that employs her, Detective Chief Superintendent William Vetch investigates to uncover evidence of a personal tragedy that precipitated the crime. Reprint
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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051733
Cataloging source
DLC
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1930-
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Rendell, Ruth
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Vintage crime/Black Lizard
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  • Housekeepers
  • Revenge
  • Families
  • Murder
Target audience
adult
Label
A judgement in stone, Ruth Rendell
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Publication
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
188 p.
Isbn
9780375704963
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
99022573
System control number
(OCoLC)40912714

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