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The Three Red Herrings.

Rosemary Weir

The Three Red Herrings.

by Rosemary Weir

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Published by T. Nelson in Nashville .
Written in English

    Places:
  • London (England)
    • Subjects:
    • Entertainers -- Fiction.,
    • London (England) -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      A family of Victorian London forms an entertainment act after the father dies and they discover they are debt-ridden.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.W442 Th
      The Physical Object
      Pagination157 p.
      Number of Pages157
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5283471M
      ISBN 100840762380
      LC Control Number72001950
      OCLC/WorldCa292479

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        Plot holes, red herrings and thin jokes Christopher Tayler reviews Sherlock Holmes the Biography by Nick Rennison and The New Annotated Sherlock Holmes Vol. 3, edited by Leslie S : Christopher Tayler. Her next novel The Red Necklace was shortlisted for the Guardian Book Prize in , followed by the sequel, The Silver Blade. Her recent book, The Double Shadow, was hailed as ‘an astonishing departure for a writer who has found a new .

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