Format:
Book
Author:
James, P. D.
Title:
Devices and desires / P.D. James.
Publisher, Date:
Toronto, Ont. : Lester & Orpen Dennys, c1990.
Description:
433 p. ; 25 cm.
Summary:
After publication of his book of poetry, Adam Dalgliesh escapes from the hubbub of London for a remote Norfolk headland and the converted windmill his aunt left him. But Dalgliesh cannot so easily escape from murder. In Norfolk, a deranged killer prowls the countryside, holding tranquility hostage. Murders proliferate. Is there a connection with the nuclear power station? Not far from it, the killer has left his victims, all women, strangled. Dalgliesh suspects his own neck is very exposed.
Series:
Adam Dalgliesh mystery ; 8
James, P. D. Adam Dalgliesh mysteries ; 8.
Subjects:
Great Britain. Metropolitan Police Office -- Fiction.
Police -- England -- Fiction.
Copycat crimes -- Fiction.
Norfolk (England) -- Fiction.
Genre:
Mystery fiction.
ISBN:
0886192463
9780676972122 (1999 Vintage Canada trade pbk.)
System Availability:
1
Current Holds:
0
# Local items:
1
Control Number:
242706
Course Reserves:
0
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0
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0