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The Resource Death in the castle, a novel by Pearl S. Buck

Death in the castle, a novel by Pearl S. Buck

Label
Death in the castle
Title
Death in the castle
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Pearl S. Buck
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With no heir, Sir Richard and Lady Mary need to sell the thousand year old castle which has been in the family for hundreds of years, and if not sold the the English government will turn it into a prison or a powerplant. John Blayne, an American, wishes to buy the castle, but he wants to take the castle apart piece by piece and bring it to America and make it into a museum. Sir Richard does not know this and this becomes a source of conflict. The maid, Kate, is more than she seems to be and while the reader is given enough clues as to her identity, most of the other characters have no idea
Summary
Sir Richard and Lady Mary need to sell their family estate, a thousand year old castle. John Blayne, an American, wishes to buy the castle, take it apart piece by piece and make it into a museum in Connecticut. The castle harbors spirits of past ages, and guilty secrets of centuries past
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10026644
Cataloging source
Baker & Taylor
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1892-1973
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Buck, Pearl S.
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Castles
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • England
Target audience
adult
Label
Death in the castle, a novel by Pearl S. Buck
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published : New York : John Day, c1965
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
6260370
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
248 pages
Isbn
9780848804350
Isbn Type
(h.c.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(CPomAG)JPL87519
Label
Death in the castle, a novel by Pearl S. Buck
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published : New York : John Day, c1965
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
6260370
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
248 pages
Isbn
9780848804350
Isbn Type
(h.c.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(CPomAG)JPL87519

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