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The Resource A taste for honey, H. F. Heard ; introduction by Otto Penzler

A taste for honey, H. F. Heard ; introduction by Otto Penzler

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A taste for honey
Title
A taste for honey
Statement of responsibility
H. F. Heard ; introduction by Otto Penzler
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In a quiet village far from the noise of Victorian London, Sydney Silchester lives the life of a recluse led by two passions: privacy and honey. He gives up the former only when his stores of the latter run low. But when his honey supplier is found stung to death by her hive, the search for a new beekeeper takes Sydney to Mr. Mycroft, a brilliant man who has retired to Sussex to take up precisely this occupation, and who shares many traits with the great detective, Sherlock Holmes. Upon hearing of the tragic death of the village's other beekeeper, Mycroft, himself no stranger to crime-solving, immediately senses the bloody hand of murder. But what villain would have the mad intelligence to train an army of killer bees? With Sydney at his side, Mycroft embarks on a life-threatening search for the perpetrator of this most diabolical crime. Hailed by author, critic, and famed Sherlock Holmes scholar Christopher Morley as the only worthwhile continuation of the Holmes novels, A Taste for Honey is an engaging and terrifying mystery that"--
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1889-1971
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Heard, Gerald
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
  • A Mycroft Holmes mystery
  • Thorndike Press large print mystery
Series volume
1
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  • Beekeepers
  • Murder
Label
A taste for honey, H. F. Heard ; introduction by Otto Penzler
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Publication
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
233 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432881818
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
System control number
  • 398173
  • 935658
Label
A taste for honey, H. F. Heard ; introduction by Otto Penzler
Publication
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
233 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432881818
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
System control number
  • 398173
  • 935658

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