Southampton Row

Southampton Row

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"In Victorian England, a divisive election is fast approaching. Passions are so enflamed that Thomas Pitt, shrewd mainstay of the London police, has been ordered, not to solve a crime, but to prevent a national disaster. The aristocratic Tory candidate--and Pitt's archenemy--is Charles Voisey. The Liberal candidate is Aubrey Serracold, whose wife's dalliance with spiritualism threatens his chances. Indeed, she is one of the participants in a late-night seance that becomes the swan song of a stylish clairvoyant who is found brutally murdered the next morning in her house on Southampton Row. Meanwhile, Pitt's wife, Charlotte, and their children are enjoying a country vacation--unaware that they, too, are deeply endangered by the same fanatical forces hovering over the steadfast Pitt..."--Publisher description.
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 2002.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780345440037
Call Number: PERRY
Characteristics: 328 p. ; 18 cm.
Subjects: Mystery fiction.
London (England) -- Fiction.
Police spouses -- Fiction.
Police -- England -- London -- Fiction.
Pitt, Thomas (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Women detectives -- England -- London -- Fiction.
Pitt, Charlotte (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.


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Jul 15, 2014

can I borrow Southampton Row digitally?


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