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A treacherous curse : a Veronica Speedwell mystery, Deanna Raybourn

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A treacherous curse : a Veronica Speedwell mystery
Title
A treacherous curse
Title remainder
a Veronica Speedwell mystery
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Deanna Raybourn
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Language
eng
Summary
"Veronica Speedwell returns in an adventure filled with betrayal and deception from Deanna Raybourn, the New York Times bestselling author of the Lady Julia Grey Mysteries. London, 1888. When archeological photographer John de Morgan mysteriously vanishes with a priceless artifact, Victorian adventuress Veronica Speedwell and her natural historian colleague, Stoker Templeton-Vane, are pulled into a dangerous world of conspiracies and ancient threats. De Morgan, now married to Stoker's former wife, Caroline, was part of the Tiverton expedition, an archeological endeavor which stirred the wrath of a vengeful curse when the crew violated the tomb of an ancient Egyptian princess. Since the discovery of the sarcophagus, they have endured a string of freak accidents, sudden waves of illness, and even deaths. They wonder if it's all been an unfortunate coincidence--or if the expedition is really doomed. Rumors abound, with many convinced that de Morgan and Caroline's disappearance was staged so that they could make off with the treasure. But Veronica and Stoker are not so easily persuaded, and they race to separate the fact from the mystical and discover the truth behind the treacherous curse ..."--
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Raybourn, Deanna
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[Fic]
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
A Veronica Speedwell mystery
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  • Women detectives
  • Women detectives
Target audience
adult
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A treacherous curse : a Veronica Speedwell mystery, Deanna Raybourn
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Includes a readers guide and an excerpt from the next Veronica Speedwell Mystery, "A Dangerous Collaboration"
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Control code
on1085350692
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
326 pages
Isbn
9780451476180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1085350692
Label
A treacherous curse : a Veronica Speedwell mystery, Deanna Raybourn
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes a readers guide and an excerpt from the next Veronica Speedwell Mystery, "A Dangerous Collaboration"
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1085350692
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
326 pages
Isbn
9780451476180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1085350692

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