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Author Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870.

Title The D. case : the truth about the mystery of Edwin Drood / Charles Dickens, Carlo Fruttero & Franco Lucentini ; translated from the Italian by Gregory Dowling.

Publication Info. New York : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, [1992]


Location Call No. Status
 Avon Free Public Library - Adult Department  M DICKENS    Check Shelf
 East Windsor, Library Association of Warehouse Point - Adult Department  M DIC    Check Shelf
 Enfield, Main Library - Adult Department  F DICKENS M    Check Shelf
 Mansfield, Main Library - Adult Fiction  F DICKENS    Check Shelf
 Marlborough, Richmond Memorial Library - Adult Department  MY DICKENS    Check Shelf
 South Windsor Public Library - Adult Fiction  DICKENS    Check Shelf
 Southington Library - Adult  F DICKENS    Check Shelf
Edition First U.S. edition.
Description ix, 587 pages ; 25 cm
Note Dickens' Mystery of Edwin Drood with new chapters and ending by C. Fruttero and F. Lucentini translated from the Italian.
Spine title: The D. case, or, The truth about the mystery of Edwin Drood.
"A Helen and Kurt Wolff Book."
Contents Part one: April Number -- Ruin lies there in the rain -- Dawn -- Thus ends the first chapter -- Dean, and a chapter also -- On this ambiguous note -- Nuns' house -- If instead of investigators -- Numbers -- Anybody who ever spent -- Philanthropy in Minor Canon Corner -- More confidences than one -- Menacing conclusion -- Daggers drawn -- Birds in the bush -- After the lightning spurt -- Smoothing the way -- Picture and a ring -- Night with durdles -- At the end of the imprinting -- Part three: July and August numbers -- What is the atmosphere of a convention -- Both at their best -- When shall these three meet again? -- Thin melancholy man -- Impeached -- Devoted -- Debate on the "mystery number" -- Philanthropy, professional and unprofessional -- Settler in cloisterham -- Shadow on the sun-dial -- Divers flights -- Part four: last number -- It should now be the fourth day -- Gritty state of things comes on -- Dawn again -- We had reached the circus maximus -- If a visitor to the roman forum -- It is nine a.m., reader -- Waiting for Poirot -- The D. Case -- Epilogue.
Summary World-famous sleuths Lew Archer, Father Brown, Sherlock Holmes, Jules Maigret, Philip Marlowe, Hercule Poirot, Nero Wolfe, and Porfiry Petrovich gather in Rome to ponder Charles Dickens's final and unfinished novel.
Subject Rome (Italy) -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Mystery fiction.
Subject Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. Mystery of Edwin Drood -- Fiction.
Added Author Fruttero, Carlo.
Lucentini, Franco.
Added Title Mystery of Edwin Drood
D. case, or, The truth about the mystery of Edwin Drood.
Truth about the mystery of Edwin Drood.
ISBN 0151137323: $23.95 (Higher in Canada)
Standard No. 9780151137329
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