A study in death

by Anna Lee Huber

Written in English
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  • Murder,
  • Investigation,
  • Portraits,
  • History,
  • Nobility,
  • Fiction

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Seeking a respite from her pregnant sister"s wedding plans in 19th-century Scotland, Lady Kiera Darby accepts a commission to paint the portrait of an abused baroness who is subsequently murdered.

Edition Notes

StatementAnna Lee Huber
SeriesA Lady Darby mystery
LC ClassificationsPS3608.U238 S78 2015
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 323 pages ;
Number of Pages323
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26417441M
ISBN 100425277526, 0425281248
ISBN 109780425277522, 9780425281246
LC Control Number2015003057

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