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The Resource Wouldn't it be deadly : an Eliza Doolittle & Henry Higgins mystery, D.E. Ireland

Wouldn't it be deadly : an Eliza Doolittle & Henry Higgins mystery, D.E. Ireland

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Wouldn't it be deadly : an Eliza Doolittle & Henry Higgins mystery
Title
Wouldn't it be deadly
Title remainder
an Eliza Doolittle & Henry Higgins mystery
Statement of responsibility
D.E. Ireland
Title variation
Wouldnt it be deadly
Title variation remainder
an Eliza Doolittle & Henry Higgins mystery
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Eliza Doolittle and Henry Higgins make an incomparable pair of sleuths in the start of a delightful new series Following her successful appearance at an Embassy Ball--where Eliza Doolittle won Professor Henry Higgins' bet that he could pass off a Cockney flower girl as a duchess--Eliza becomes an assistant to his chief rival Emil Nepommuck. After Nepommuck publicly takes credit for transforming Eliza into a lady, an enraged Higgins submits proof to a London newspaper that Nepommuck is a fraud. When Nepommuck is found with a dagger in his back, Henry Higgins becomes Scotland Yard's prime suspect. However, Eliza learns that most of Nepommuck's pupils had a reason to murder their blackmailing teacher. As another suspect turns up dead and evidence goes missing, Eliza and Higgins realize the only way to clear the Professor's name is to discover which of Nepommuck's many enemies is the real killer. When all the suspects attend a performance of Hamlet at Drury Lane, Eliza and Higgins don their theatre best and race to upstage a murderer. This reimagining of George Bernard Shaw's beloved characters is sheer pleasure. Wouldn't It Be Deadly transports readers to Edwardian London, from the aristocratic environs of Mayfair to the dangerous back alleys of the East End. Eliza and Henry steal the show in this charming traditional mystery"--
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10358035
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Ireland, D. E
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3609.R4736
LC item number
W68 2014
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Eliza Doolittle and Henry Higgins mystery
Series volume
1
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  • Linguists
  • Doolittle, Eliza (Fictitious character)
  • Higgins, Henry (Fictitious character)
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Speech and social status
  • Murder
  • Linguists
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Murder
  • Speech and social status
  • England
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an Eliza Doolittle & Henry Higgins mystery
Label
Wouldn't it be deadly : an Eliza Doolittle & Henry Higgins mystery, D.E. Ireland
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Publication
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Control code
ocn966504334
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9781250049353
Lccn
2014027071
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)966504334
Label
Wouldn't it be deadly : an Eliza Doolittle & Henry Higgins mystery, D.E. Ireland
Publication
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
ocn966504334
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9781250049353
Lccn
2014027071
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)966504334

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