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The Resource A death of no importance, Mariah Fredericks

A death of no importance, Mariah Fredericks

Label
A death of no importance
Title
A death of no importance
Statement of responsibility
Mariah Fredericks
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"New York City, 1910. Invisible until she's needed, Jane Prescott has perfected the art of serving as a ladies' maid to the city's upper echelons. When she takes up a position with the Benchley family, dismissed by the city's elite as "new money," Jane realizes that while she may not have financial privilege, she has a power they do not--she understands the rules of high society. The Benchleys cause further outrage when their daughter Charlotte becomes engaged to notorious playboy Norrie, the son of the eminent Newsome family. But when Norrie is found murdered at a party, Jane discovers she is uniquely positioned--she's a woman no one sees, but who witnesses everything; who possesses no social power, but that of fierce intellect--and therefore has the tools to solve his murder. There are many with grudges to bear: from the family Norrie was supposed to marry into, to the survivors of a tragic accident in a mine owned by the Newsomes, to the rising anarchists who are sick of those born into wealth getting away with anything they want. Jane also knows that in both high society and the city's underbelly, morals can become cheap in the wrong hands: scandal and violence simmer just beneath the surface--and can break out at any time"--
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Publisher marketing
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fredericks, Mariah
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Jane Prescott series
Series volume
[1]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Women household employees
  • Household employees
  • Upper class
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
general
Label
A death of no importance, Mariah Fredericks
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page viii)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 276 pages
Isbn
9781250152978
Lccn
2017044451
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)983823740
Label
A death of no importance, Mariah Fredericks
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page viii)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 276 pages
Isbn
9781250152978
Lccn
2017044451
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)983823740

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