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Collection: 7-day Books
Call Number: M
Author: Thomas, Will
Title: Heart of the Nile
Remainder of title: a Barker & Llewelyn novel
Summary, etc. note: "London, 1893 - deadly doings are afoot in the British Museum and private enquiry agents Cyrus Barker and Thomas Llewelyn must unravel a mystery involving a mummy, a giant ruby and a murder, in Will Thomas's Heart of the Nile. Cyrus Barker, along with his former assistant and now partner Thomas Llewelyn, is the premier enquiry agent in all of 19th century London, and beyond. They've thwarted the designs of villains and crooks off all sorts, helped Scotland Yard crack their most challenging cases, and worked for the Her Majesty's Government at the very highest levels. But nothing has been quite as challenging and dangerous as the latest case that comes to find them. In 1893, a volunteer at the British Museum makes a startling discovery. When examining a mummy in the museum's collection, he discovers there is a giant ruby in the shape of a heart buried in the chest of the mummy. Even more startling, the mummy might well be Cleopatra. The following morning, the volunteer is found floating in the Thames and the ruby has gone missing. Hired by the victim's wife to learn the truth behind his death, Barker and Llewelyn find themselves in the crosshairs - now they must avoid a violent street gang, a ruthless collector, and the British Museum itself in order to find the killer and safeguard the gem"--

International Standard Book Number: 9781250864901
: (ebook)
: (hardcover)
Canceled/invalid ISBN: 9781250864918
Description conventions: rda
Authentication code: pcc
Classification number: PS3620.H644
Item number: H43 2023
Edition number: 23/eng/20221104
Classification number: 813/.6
Dates associated with a name: 1958-
Relator term: author.
Statement of responsibility, etc.: Will Thomas.
Edition statement: First edition.
Place of publication: New York , NY
Name of publisher: St Martin's Press
Date of publication: 2023
Projected publication date: 2304
: New York :
: Minotaur Books,
: 2023.
Extent: 310 pages
: rdacontent
: text
: txt
: rdamedia
: unmediated
: n
: rdacarrier
: volume
: nc
Series statement: [A Barker & Llewelyn novel] ;
Volume number/sequential designation: [15]
: Provided by publisher.
Source of acquisition: B&T 4/21/23
Purchase price: 27.99
Subject: Detective Duo
Subject: London,England
Source of term: lcgft
Source of term: lcgft
Genre/form data or focus term: Detective and mystery fiction.
Genre/form data or focus term: Novels.
: acquire
: 1 shelf copy
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