A perilous undertaking : a Veronica Speedwell mystery
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New York : Berkley, 2017.
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First edition.
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338 pages ; 24 cm
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Northwest Reno Library - Adult FictionMYSTERY RAYBOU 2017Not For Loan
Sierra View Library - Adult FictionMYSTERY RAYBOU 2017Checked OutFebruary 16, 2022

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9780451476159 (hardback)

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"Veronica Speedwell returns in a brand new adventure from Deanna Raybourn, the New York Times bestselling author of the Lady Julia Grey mysteries. London, 1887. Victorian adventuress and butterfly hunter Veronica Speedwell receives an invitation to visit the Curiosity Club, a ladies-only establishment for daring and intrepid women. There she meets the mysterious Lady Sundridge, who begs her to take on an impossible task saving society art patron Miles Ramsforth from execution. Accused of the brutal murder of his artist mistress Artemisia, Ramsforth will face the hangman's noose in a week's time if Veronica cannot find the real killer. But Lady Sundridge is not all that she seems, and unmasking her true identity is only the first of the many secrets Veronica must uncover. Together with her natural historian colleague Stoker, Veronica races against time to find the true murderer--a ruthless villain who not only took Artemisia's life in cold blood but is happy to see Ramsforth hang for the crime. From a Bohemian artists' colony to a royal palace to a subterranean grotto with a decadent history, the investigation proves to be a very perilous undertaking indeed."--,Provided by publisher.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Raybourn, D. (2017). A perilous undertaking: a Veronica Speedwell mystery (First edition.). Berkley.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Raybourn, Deanna. 2017. A Perilous Undertaking: A Veronica Speedwell Mystery. New York: Berkley.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Raybourn, Deanna. A Perilous Undertaking: A Veronica Speedwell Mystery New York: Berkley, 2017.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Raybourn, Deanna. A Perilous Undertaking: A Veronica Speedwell Mystery First edition., Berkley, 2017.

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