Gower Street

  • 320 Pages
  • 2.33 MB
  • 2132 Downloads
  • English
by
Arrow , London
StatementClaire Rayner.
SeriesPerformers
The Physical Object
Pagination320p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14907534M
ISBN 10009938020X
OCLC/WorldCa12840575

historical set against the sprawling London of the early years of the last century, Gower Street magnificently re-creates the turbulent life of the theater and the medical world of the time as it follows the careers of two ambitious "guttersnipes" who seek to make their fortune: Abel Lackland whose foray into body snatching awakens him to an interest in the sinister new art of surgery, and Lilith /5(3).

Gower Street book. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Jesse Constam is no ordinary man, having escaped the squalor of the slu /5.

historical set against the sprawling London of the early years of the last century, Gower Street magnificently re-creates the turbulent life of the theater and the medical world of the time as it follows the careers of two ambitious "guttersnipes" who seek to make their fortune: Abel Lackland whose foray into body snatching awakens him to an interest in the sinister new art of surgery, and Lilith Lucas, born /5(3).

Having read Mangle Street I went straight on to The Curse of the House of Foskett so much did I enjoy it. and this book was even better as we become more immersed in the world of the Gower Street Detectives and their world of often gruesome murders and peopled with grotesques and eccentrics of all kind/5().

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Second instalment of The Gower Street Detective This is proving to be a fascinating series, morbidly so. The narrative picks up after the events of the first book, Sidney Grice feeling the adverse effects of solving the case too late and thus leading an 'innocent' person to /5.

The Gower Street Detective series of novels is set in Victorian England and features the strong-willed March Middleton paired up with her uncle, detective extraordinaire detective Sidney Grice.

Even as Kasasian draws much of his inspiration from Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes, the Grice and Middleton are a more evenly matched pair that complement each other rather than one being a sidekick of the.

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M.R.C. Kasasian's The Mangle Street Murders is the first in The Gower Street Detective Series and it's a very promising start. Sprinkled with jokes, it gives the traditional 'detective plus sidekick' format a twist.

Victorian detective Sidney Grice - a grumpy version of Sherlock Holmes - is partnered with his ward, March Middleton/5(85). On 29 DecemberCharles Darwin took the let of the furnished property at 12 Upper Gower Street (later Gower Street), and wrote to tell his fiancée Emma Wedgwood of his delight at being the "possessor of Macaw Cottage".

Gower Street is Nix Wadden’s charming memoir beginning with his growing up in St. John’s, Newfoundland, in the s and s. His tale is sprinkled with dry wit, highlighting the friendly invasion of American and Canadian servicemen on Newfoundland soil during the Second World War, during which time he attended St.

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Worship services are held every Sunday at am. Gower Street is Nix Wadden's charming memoir beginning with his growing up in St. John's, Newfoundland, in the s and s. His tale is sprinkled with dry wit, highlighting the friendly invasion of American and Canadian servicemen on Newfoundland soil during the Second World War, during which time he attended St.

Bonaventure's College under the strict tutelage of Christian Brothers. Gower Street marks the western boundary of the Hollywood Forever Cemetery just south of Santa Monica Boulevard. Origin of the name. A farmer from Hawaii named John T. Gower brought in the area's first harvesting equipment and built his home near this street before his death ina time when Hollywood was an independent city.

Dillons on Gower Street; now a branch of Waterstones Dillons was a British bookshop founded innamed after its founder and owner Una Dillon. Originally based on Gower Street in London, the bookshop expanded under subsequent owners Pentos plc in the s into a bookselling chain across the United Kingdom.

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We help theatrical distribution and exhibition make data-driven dating and booking decisions. Read "Gower Street (Book 1 of The Performers)" by Claire Rayner available from Rakuten Kobo. The early 's. Jesse Constam, a highly respected spice merchant, lives in fashionable Gower Street.

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Genre/Form: Fiction History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rayner, Claire. Gower Street. New York: Simon and Schuster, © (OCoLC) Get this from a library. Gower Street. [Claire Rayner] -- Jesse Constam is no ordinary man, having escaped the squalor of the slums and now living in fashionable Gower Street.

This is a story of grinding poverty, staggering wealth, life, love and class. The new novel in the atmospheric Gower Street Detective series introduces a chilling locked room mystery to Detective Sidney Grice and his precocious ward MarchAll is quiet at Gower Street.

Private detective Sidney Grice is studying up on the anatomical Brand: Pegasus Books. Genre/Form: Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Wadden, Nix.

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Gower Street, London, Sidney Grice, London's most famous personal detective, is expecting a visitor. perceptive analysis of the books that build us.Gower Street, London, Sidney Grice, London's most famous personal detective, is expecting a visitor.

He drains his fifth pot of morning tea, and glances outside, where a young, plain woman picks her way between the piles of horse-dung towards his front door.Gower Street is located in the heart of Bloomsbury - London’s literary corner, With the British Library, Senate House Library, University College London and bookshops galore all within walking distance, an air of scholarship fills the area.