The Resource In a gilded cage, Rhys Bowen

In a gilded cage, Rhys Bowen

Label
In a gilded cage
Title
In a gilded cage
Statement of responsibility
Rhys Bowen
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
rish immigrant Molly Murphy and her New York City P.I. business are in the midst of a sweeping influenza epidemic and a fight for women's suffrage that lands her in jail. Her betrothed, Police Captain Daniel Sullivan, finds her, but he hardly has time to bail her out, what with Chinese gangs battling for control of a thriving opium trade. The only consolation Molly can take from her vexing afternoon in the clink is that it made her some new friends among the Vassar suffragists---and brought her a pair of new cases. For the first, Emily Boswell is convinced her miserly uncle stole her inheritance and wants Molly to uncover the truth behind her parents' lives and deaths. Second, Emily's college roommate Fanny Poindexter wants Molly to find proof of her husband's philandering so that she can leave him without one red cent. But when Fanny dies and her husband claims she's a victim of the epidemic, it's more than Molly's conscience can take
Member of
Summary
Irish-born detective and Vasser graduate Molly Murphy is hired to find out the truth about her friend's missionary parents' deaths and her loss of inheritance. Another Vasser grad has a philandering husband to track. Set in early 20th-century New York City
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2010
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
298925
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bowen, Rhys
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Molly Murphy mysteries
Series volume
0008
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murphy, Molly (Fictitious character)
  • Women private investigators
  • Women immigrants
  • Influenza
Target audience
adult
Label
In a gilded cage, Rhys Bowen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
262 pages
Isbn
9781472118394
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
In a gilded cage, Rhys Bowen
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
262 pages
Isbn
9781472118394
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print

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