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Death in Holy Orders by P. D. James - Signed First Edition - 2001 - from Quaker House Books (SKU: 003758)

Death in Holy Orders

Death in Holy Orders by P. D. James - Signed First Edition - 2001 - from Quaker House Books (SKU: 003758)
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Death in Holy Orders

by P. D. James

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  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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ISBN 10
0375412557
ISBN 13
9780375412554
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2001. Stated First American Edition (BOMC). Near Fine/Near Fine. Signed by author on full title page. In dark pink paper covered boards and black cloth spine with gilt lettering. Square, tight, and intact binding. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. Jacket: Intact with price on upper front flap. "Autographed" sticker on front panel. In protective jacket cover. Photos upon request. . Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

Synopsis

Death in Holy Orders is a 2001 detective novel in the Adam Dalgliesh series by P. D. James. It is set in an Anglican theological college, called Saint Anselm's, on the coast of East Anglia. The novel centers around the murder of an Anglican Archdeacon, who comes to inspect the premises, and subsequent murders on the Church grounds. The book gives insight into the structure of the Anglican Church and its priest training.

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Seller
Quaker House Books US (US)
Seller Inventory #
003758
Title
Death in Holy Orders
Author
P. D. James
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0375412557
ISBN 13
9780375412554
Publisher
Alfred A. Knopf
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
2001
Keywords
Fiction, Mystery
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction, Mystery;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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Quaker House Books

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