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Death of a unicorn

by Peter Dickinson

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Published by Pantheon Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPeter Dickinson.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6054.I35 D4 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination205 p. ;
Number of Pages205
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2867399M
ISBN 100394539478
LC Control Number84042700
OCLC/WorldCa11370620

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Her first lover's mysterious death and the seeming inevitability of her inheriting the family's stately home are cast in new light by secrets unwillingly revisited. The first in a series of reprints of Peter Dickinson's mysteries, this classic British mystery will win . The Maddux family has moved on, as has Philadelphia and Earth Day, no longer remembering or caring about the final chapter in the book of the Unicorn Killer. Attorney Joel Rosen, who successfully prosecuted Einhorn at his trial in absentia and the real one in , told The Philadelphia Inquirer that this was as good as an execution to Ira.


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