Shroud for a Nightingale

Shroud for a Nightingale

Hailed as “mystery at its best” by The New York Times, Shroud for a Nightingale is the fourth book in bestselling author P.D. James’s Adam Dalgliesh mystery series.

Author: P.D. James

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781451697797

Category: Fiction

Page: 368

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Hailed as “mystery at its best” by The New York Times, Shroud for a Nightingale is the fourth book in bestselling author P.D. James’s Adam Dalgliesh mystery series. The young women of Nightingale House are there to learn to nurse and comfort the suffering. But when one of the students plays patient in a demonstration of nursing skills, she is horribly, brutally killed. Another student dies equally mysteriously, and it is up to Adam Dalgliesh of Scotland Yard to unmask a killer who has decided to prescribe murder as the cure for all ills.
Categories: Fiction

Three Complete Novels

Three Complete Novels

Donated by the estate of Dr. Donald S. Moore.

Author: P. D. James

Publisher: Avenel

ISBN: 0517641119

Category: Fiction

Page: 760

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Donated by the estate of Dr. Donald S. Moore.
Categories: Fiction

P D James s Adam Dalgliesh Mysteries

P  D  James s Adam Dalgliesh Mysteries

English police detective Adam Dalgliesh solves crime in this ebook collection that includes six of your favorite P.D. James mysteries!

Author: P.D. James

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781501117558

Category: Fiction

Page: 1872

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English police detective Adam Dalgliesh solves crime in this ebook collection that includes six of your favorite P.D. James mysteries!
Categories: Fiction

A Dalgliesh Trilogy

A Dalgliesh Trilogy

This is a collection of three crime stories by P.D. James.

Author: P. D. James

Publisher:

ISBN: 0140159541

Category: Dalgliesh, Adam (Fictitious character)

Page: 850

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This is a collection of three crime stories by P.D. James. At Nightingale House Training School one of the nurses dies and a second murder leads Chief Superintendent Adam Dalgliesh into a poisonous case of blackmail. Another tale finds Dalgliesh investigating the death of a friend.
Categories: Dalgliesh, Adam (Fictitious character)

Trilogy of Death

Trilogy of Death

Commander Adam Dalgliesh investigates a murder in a forensic science lab, Philippa Palfrey, an eighteen-year-old adoptee, learns that her natural mother was a murderess, and Cordelia Gray tries to solve the murder of houseparty guest

Author: P. D. James

Publisher: Trilogy of Death 3 Short Novel

ISBN: STANFORD:36105037664740

Category: Fiction

Page: 961

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Commander Adam Dalgliesh investigates a murder in a forensic science lab, Philippa Palfrey, an eighteen-year-old adoptee, learns that her natural mother was a murderess, and Cordelia Gray tries to solve the murder of houseparty guest
Categories: Fiction

Masterplots II

Masterplots II

SHROUD FOR A NIGHTINGALE wine of wjet : Demary , Author : P . D . James (
1920 - ) Type of work : Novel Type of plot : Detective Time of plot : January , 1971
Locale : Heatheringfield , England First published : 1971 Engle Principal ...

Author: Frank Northen Magill

Publisher: Salem PressInc

ISBN: 0893569038

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 2591

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Contains 536 essays that examine the most important books of fiction and nonfiction authored by women.
Categories: Literary Criticism

Gramophone Film Music Good CD Guide

Gramophone Film Music Good CD Guide

... Ringers Shore : David Cronenberg Films 191 Dead Solid Perfect Tangerine
Dream : Dream Music 201 Dead Zone , The Kamen , Michael 130 Deadfall Barry
: Classic John Barry , The 32 Deadly Advice Harvey : Shroud for a Nightingale
102 ...

Author: Mark Walker

Publisher:

ISBN: 0902470833

Category: Compact discs

Page: 255

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A handbook containing 400 film music CD reviews, which includes biographies of each of the composers represented and a record company index.
Categories: Compact discs

Innocent House

Innocent House

One of P.D. James' most famous and enduring creations, this tale finds Adam Dalgliesh confronted with a suspicious death and a puzzle at a respected publishing house.

Author: P. D. James

Publisher: Penguin Hardcover

ISBN: 0141022574

Category: Dalgliesh, Adam (Fictitious character)

Page: 57

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Every book tells a story And the 70 titles in the Pocket Penguins series are emblematic of the renowned breadth of quality that formed part of the original Penguin vision in 1935, and that continues to define our publishing today. Together, they tell one version of the unique story of Penguin. highly praised crime novels for more than forty years, and Penguin is proud to publish them in paperback. Her most famous and enduring creation is the poet-detective Adam Dalgliesh, and in Innocent House taken from Original Sin he is confronted with a suspicious death and a puzzle at a respected publishing house.
Categories: Dalgliesh, Adam (Fictitious character)

Clues

Clues

Particularly my work in the hospital service , oddly enough , because three novels
arose from this - Shroud for a Nightingale , A Mind to Murder , and also The Black
Tower . ( 21 ) Yes , to read about a murder that involved the handicapped was ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105002443682

Category: Detective and mystery stories

Page:

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Categories: Detective and mystery stories

British Writers

British Writers

Shroud for a Nightingale traces the origins of its multiple murders of student
nurses and teaching Sisters — to personal , historical , and political fanaticism .
The valkyrie - like matron of Nightingale House Training School for Nurses , in ...

Author: George Stade

Publisher:

ISBN: 0684804964

Category: Authors, English

Page:

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This collection of critical essays covers writers who have made significant contributions to British, Irish, and Commonwealth literature from the 14th century to the present day.
Categories: Authors, English

Tales of Obsession

Tales of Obsession

Stories of dangerous desire by Patricia Highsmith, Ruth Rendell, Evan Hunter, P.D. James and others.

Author: P. D. James

Publisher: Severn House Publishers

ISBN: 0727847066

Category: Detective and mystery stories

Page: 251

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Stories of dangerous desire by Patricia Highsmith, Ruth Rendell, Evan Hunter, P.D. James and others.
Categories: Detective and mystery stories

Critical Survey of Mystery and Detective Fiction

Critical Survey of Mystery and Detective Fiction

Shroud for a Nightingale ( 1971 ) , judged James ' s best novel by some critics , is
set in a nursing hospital near London . The student nurses and most of the staff
are in permanent residence there . In this closed society , attachments — sexual ...

Author: Frank Northen Magill

Publisher:

ISBN: 0893564893

Category: Authors

Page: 1748

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Presents critical studies of more than 290 authors of detective and mystery fiction from around the world dating from the mid-eighteenth century to the present day.
Categories: Authors

Mystery Fanfare

Mystery Fanfare

Author: Michael L. Cook

Publisher: Popular Press

ISBN: UOM:39015001722134

Category: Social Science

Page: 441

View: 181

This work is a composite index of the complete runs of all mystery and detective fan magazines that have been published, through 1981. Added to it are indexes of many magazines of related nature. This includes magazines that are primarily oriented to boys' book collecting, the paperbacks, and the pulp magazine hero characters, since these all have a place in the mystery and detective genre.
Categories: Social Science

Murder in Triplicate

Murder in Triplicate

Author: P. D. James

Publisher: Macmillan Publishing Company

ISBN: 0684176467

Category: Fiction

Page: 723

View: 177

Categories: Fiction

Detective Fiction and Literature

Detective Fiction and Literature

Often acclaimed as a serious writer , James certainly replaces the ingrained
jocularity of her predecessors ( even including Christie ) with something far more
earnest . Before examining one of her books , Shroud for a Nightingale , in some
 ...

Author: Martin Priestman

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105035083216

Category: Crime in literature

Page: 217

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Categories: Crime in literature

P D James Omnibus

P  D  James Omnibus

An omnibus edition of three of PD James' best-loved and best-selling Adam Dalgliesh mysteries: A Taste for Death, Devices and Desires and Original Sin.

Author: P. D. James

Publisher: Faber & Faber

ISBN: 0571241522

Category: Dalgliesh, Adam (Fictitious character)

Page: 1288

View: 848

An omnibus edition of three of PD James' best-loved and best-selling Adam Dalgliesh mysteries: A Taste for Death, Devices and Desires and Original Sin.
Categories: Dalgliesh, Adam (Fictitious character)

The Video Librarian

The Video Librarian

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Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015082962971

Category: Libraries

Page:

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Categories: Libraries

A Second Dalgliesh Trilogy

A Second Dalgliesh Trilogy

Author: P. D. James

Publisher: Penguin Books

ISBN: 0140232885

Category: Dalgliesh, Adam (Fictitious character)

Page: 1080

View: 922

Categories: Dalgliesh, Adam (Fictitious character)