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Author Collins, Wilkie, 1824-1889.

Title The Queen of hearts / Wilkie Collins
Published [Auckland, N.Z.] : Floating Press, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (602 pages)
Contents Ourselves -- Our dilemma -- Our queen of hearts -- Our grand project -- The ten days
Summary An early innovator in the genre of mystery and detective fiction, Wilkie Collins gained an enormous readership during his lifetime. Though many readers became hooked on his work due to his meticulous plotting and mastery with suspense, critics say that Collins' popularity endured as a result of his incisive social insight and commentary. "The queen of hearts" is a masterpiece of Victorian-era detective fiction and a rewarding read for fans of classic mysteries
Notes Archived by the National Library of New Zealand
Hypertext links contained in the archived instances of this title are non-functional. Nz
Title from PDF t.p. (viewed on March 31, 2011)
Subject Brothers -- Fiction.
Courtship -- Fiction.
Guardian and ward -- Fiction.
Orphans -- Fiction.
Wales, South -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Fiction.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1775419010