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The golden tresses of the dead, Alan Bradley

Label
The golden tresses of the dead
Title
The golden tresses of the dead
Statement of responsibility
Alan Bradley
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Although it is autumn in the small English town of Bishop's Lacey, the chapel is decked with exotic flowers. Yes, Flavia de Luce's sister Ophelia is at last getting hitched, like a mule to a wagon. "A church is a wonderful place for a wedding," muses Flavia, "surrounded as it is by the legions of the dead, whose listening bones bear silent witness to every promise made at the altar." Flavia is not your normal twelve-year-old girl. An expert in the chemical nature of poisons, she has solved many mysteries, which has sharpened her considerable detection skills to the point where she had little choice but to turn professional. So Flavia and dependable Dogger, estate gardener and sounding board extraordinaire, set up shop at the once-grand mansion of Buckshaw, eager to serve--not so simple an endeavor with her odious, little moon-faced cousin, Undine, constantly underfoot. But Flavia and Dogger persevere. Little does she know that their first case will be extremely close to home, beginning with an unwelcome discovery in Ophelia's wedding cake: a human finger"--
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Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
PLAYA
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1938-
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Bradley, Alan
Dewey number
813/.6
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Performed by Jayne Entwistle
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Entwistle, Jayne
  • Playaway Digital Audio
  • Findaway World, LLC
Series statement
Flavia de Luce
Series volume
10
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  • De Luce, Flavia
  • Child detectives
  • Weddings
  • Murder
  • Fingers
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The golden tresses of the dead, Alan Bradley
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Publication
Note
  • Title from Playaway label
  • Originally published by Books on Tape ℗2019
  • Release date supplied by publisher
  • Issued on Playaway, a dedicated audio media player
  • One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for listening
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
  • other
  • other
Carrier category code
  • sz
  • nz
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1061073252
Dimensions
3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 audio media player (540 min.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781987157000
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
  • audio
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • n
Other physical details
digital, HD audio
Publisher number
38408
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
unknown
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
other
Speed
other
System control number
  • (Sirsi) u1032832
  • (OCoLC)1061073252
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The golden tresses of the dead, Alan Bradley
Publication
Note
  • Title from Playaway label
  • Originally published by Books on Tape ℗2019
  • Release date supplied by publisher
  • Issued on Playaway, a dedicated audio media player
  • One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for listening
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
  • other
  • other
Carrier category code
  • sz
  • nz
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1061073252
Dimensions
3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 audio media player (540 min.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781987157000
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
  • audio
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • n
Other physical details
digital, HD audio
Publisher number
38408
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
unknown
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
other
Speed
other
System control number
  • (Sirsi) u1032832
  • (OCoLC)1061073252
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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