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The Resource Doctor Death : a Madeleine Karno mystery, Lene Kaaberbøl ; translated by Elisabeth Dyssegaard

Doctor Death : a Madeleine Karno mystery, Lene Kaaberbøl ; translated by Elisabeth Dyssegaard

Label
Doctor Death : a Madeleine Karno mystery
Title
Doctor Death
Title remainder
a Madeleine Karno mystery
Statement of responsibility
Lene Kaaberbøl ; translated by Elisabeth Dyssegaard
Title variation
Dr. Death
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • dan
  • eng
Summary
  • "Centered around Madeline Karno, an ambitious young woman eager to shatter the confines of 1890s France, this novel is a gripping mystery that takes the reader on a captivating journey to find the cause behind a series of suspicious deaths."--
  • Madeleine Karno is eager to shatter the constraints of her provincial French upbringing. She wants to become a pathologist like her father, but this is 1894, and autopsies are considered unseemly and ungodly, even when performed by a man. When Cecile Montaine is found dead in the snowy streets of Varbourg, her family will not permit an autopsy, and Madeleine and her father are left with a single mysterious clue: in the dead girl's nostrils they find a type of parasite normally seen only in dogs. Then the priest who held vigil by the corpse is brutally murdered. The thread that connects these two events is a tangled one
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DLC
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Kaaberbøl, Lene
Dewey number
839.813/8
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Danish
LC call number
PT8177.21.A24
LC item number
K3313 2015
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dyssegaard, Elisabeth Kallick
Series statement
A Madeleine Karno mystery
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  • Forensic pathologists
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Homicide
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Forensic pathologists
  • Homicide
  • France
  • France
Label
Doctor Death : a Madeleine Karno mystery, Lene Kaaberbøl ; translated by Elisabeth Dyssegaard
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published as: Kadaverdoktoren. København : Modtryk, 2010
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Atria Books hardcover edition.
Extent
289 pages
Isbn
9781476731384
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014044129
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn895500828
  • (OCoLC)895500828
Label
Doctor Death : a Madeleine Karno mystery, Lene Kaaberbøl ; translated by Elisabeth Dyssegaard
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published as: Kadaverdoktoren. København : Modtryk, 2010
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Atria Books hardcover edition.
Extent
289 pages
Isbn
9781476731384
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014044129
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn895500828
  • (OCoLC)895500828

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