The Resource A judgement in stone, Ruth Rendell

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
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Four members of the Coverdale family - George, Jacqueline, Melinda and Giles - died in the space of fifteen minutes on the 14th February, St Valentine's Day. Eunice Parchman, the illiterate housekeeper, shot them down on a Sunday evening while they were watching opera on television. Two weeks later she was arrested for the crime. But the tragedy neither began nor ended there
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
BNB
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1930-2015
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Rendell, Ruth
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • Murder
  • Families
  • England
Target audience
adult
Label
A judgement in stone, Ruth Rendell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Hutchinson, 1977
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
191 pages
Isbn
9780099171409
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 856516
  • (OCoLC)16426544
Label
A judgement in stone, Ruth Rendell
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Hutchinson, 1977
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
191 pages
Isbn
9780099171409
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 856516
  • (OCoLC)16426544

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