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The case of the murderous Dr. Cream : the hunt for a Victorian era serial killer  Cover Image Book Book

The case of the murderous Dr. Cream : the hunt for a Victorian era serial killer / Dean Jobb.

Jobb, Dean, 1958- (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781616206895 :
  • ISBN: 1616206896 :
  • Physical Description: 416 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, [2021]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-401) and index.
Summary, etc.:
"Framed around one salacious trial in 1891 London, a fascinating and vividly told true-crime narrative about the hunt for one of the first known serial killers, whose poisoning spree in the US, Canada, and England coincided with the birth of forensic science as well as the public's growing appetite for crime fiction such as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes novels"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Cream, Thomas Neill, 1850-1892.
Serial murders > England > London > Case studies.
Serial murders > United States > Case studies.
Serial murders > Canada > Case studies.
Serial murderers > England > London > Biography.
Physicians > England > London > Biography.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Town of Plymouth.

Holds

  • 1 current hold with 1 total copy.

Holds

1 current hold with 1 total copy.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Pease Public Library 364.1523 JOBB 34598000753247 New Books Reshelving -


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