A Judgement in Stone – Rendell, Ruth

A Judgement in Stone – Rendell, Ruth

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ISBN: 0385132239
Title: A Judgement in Stone
Author: Rendell, Ruth
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Doubleday, New York
Publication Date: 1978
Edition: Later Printing
Book Condition: VG
D-j Condition: VG

Comments: Tight copy. Light wear to headcap. Bump on side of back board. Bump on bottom of back board. Wear to top and bottom of d-j spine.

 Synopsis: What on earth could have provoked a modern day St. Valentine’s Day massacre?

On Valentine’s Day, four members of the Coverdale family–George, Jacqueline, Melinda and Giles–were murdered in the space of 15 minutes. Their housekeeper, Eunice Parchman, shot them, one by one, in the blue light of a televised performance of Don Giovanni. When Detective Chief Superintendent William Vetch arrests Miss Parchman two weeks later, he discovers a second tragedy: the key to the Valentine’s Day massacre hidden within a private humiliation Eunice Parchman has guarded all her life. A brilliant rendering of character, motive, and the heady discovery of truth, A Judgement in Stone is among Ruth Rendell’s finest psychological thrillers.

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ISBN: 0385132239
Title: A Judgement in Stone
Author: Rendell, Ruth
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Doubleday, New York
Publication Date: 1978
Edition: Later Printing
Book Condition: VG
D-j Condition: VG

Comments: Tight copy. Light wear to headcap. Bump on side of back board. Bump on bottom of back board. Wear to top and bottom of d-j spine.

 Synopsis: What on earth could have provoked a modern day St. Valentine’s Day massacre?

On Valentine’s Day, four members of the Coverdale family–George, Jacqueline, Melinda and Giles–were murdered in the space of 15 minutes. Their housekeeper, Eunice Parchman, shot them, one by one, in the blue light of a televised performance of Don Giovanni. When Detective Chief Superintendent William Vetch arrests Miss Parchman two weeks later, he discovers a second tragedy: the key to the Valentine’s Day massacre hidden within a private humiliation Eunice Parchman has guarded all her life. A brilliant rendering of character, motive, and the heady discovery of truth, A Judgement in Stone is among Ruth Rendell’s finest psychological thrillers.

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pa_author

Ruth Rendell

pa_binding

Hardcover

pa_condition

VG

pa_edition

Later Printing

pa_isbn

0385132239

pa_publicationdate

1978

pa_publisher

Doubleday, New York

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