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Book Information: Edwin of the Iron Shoes

Edwin of the Iron Shoes (1977) [Novel]
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Series: Sharon McCone
Part: 1

Summary :

It's Sharon McCone's first case as staff investigator for All Souls Legal Cooperative. She knows nothing about antiques, yet she has an affection for Salem Street with its charming mix of antique and curio shops. Now elderly dealer Joan Albritton has been found dead, stabbed wtih an antique dagger. Her neighbors are shocked. Recurring vandalism has them frightened. Ferreting out the facts will take Sharon from the chaotic jumble of the junk dealer's establishment to a museum where San Francisco's most elegant socialites gather. But it is not until she is alone in Joan's dark shop with Clothilde, the headless dressmaker's dummy; Bruno, the stuffed German shepherd; and Edwin, the little boy manneguin in the ornate iron shoes that she will have have the chance to discover the murderous secret someone will kill- and kill again- to keep.

Original title: Edwin of the Iron Shoes
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionCrime and MysteryDetective Story and Detectives

Edition #1: Edwin of the Iron Shoes

Edwin of the Iron Shoes (1977)
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Language: English

Blurbs:
  • "Long before Sue Grafton's Kinsey Milhone, long before Sara Paretsky's V.I. Warshawski, there was Marcia Muller's Sharon McCone...Muller and McCone are still the class of the field." San Diego Union-Tribune
  • "(Muller is) The founding mother of the contemporary female hard-boiled private eye." Sue Grafton
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Edwin of the Iron Shoes (1977)


ISBN: 0445409029

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