The Main Library's Public Technology dept. (3rd floor) will be closed Monday, Dec 16 - Friday, Dec 20. Get details.

The Main Library's Popular Materials dept. (1st floor) will be closed Monday, Dec 16 - Wednesday, Dec 25. Get details.

An Instance of the Fingerpost
(Adobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive Read)

Book Cover
Average Rating
Author:
Published:
Penguin Publishing Group 1999
Format:
Adobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive Read
Status:
Available from OverDrive
Description

In 1663 Oxford, a servant girl confesses to a murder. But four witnesses—a medical student, the son of a traitor, a cryptographer, and an archivist—each finger a different culprit...

Also in This Series
Formats
Adobe EPUB eBook
Works on all eReaders (except Kindles), desktop computers and mobile devices with with reading apps installed.
Kindle Book
Works on Kindles and devices with a Kindle app installed.
Need Help?
If you are having problem transferring a title to your device, please fill out this support form or visit the library so we can help you to use our eBooks and eAudio Books.
More Like This
Other Editions and Formats
More Details
Street Date:
03/01/1999
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781101640111
ASIN:
B00AFYOQP6
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Iain Pears. (1999). An Instance of the Fingerpost. Penguin Publishing Group.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Iain Pears. 1999. An Instance of the Fingerpost. Penguin Publishing Group.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Iain Pears, An Instance of the Fingerpost. Penguin Publishing Group, 1999.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Iain Pears. An Instance of the Fingerpost. Penguin Publishing Group, 1999. Web.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Copy Details
LibraryOwnedAvailable
Shared Digital Collection11
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
8f56f1df-a819-4bf2-0c3d-1052936d89e9
Go To Grouped Work
Needs Update?:
No
Date Added:
Oct 04, 2013 09:14:16
Date Updated:
Nov 16, 2017 03:20:51
Last Metadata Check:
Dec 09, 2019 18:36:57
Last Metadata Change:
Dec 03, 2019 18:45:44
Last Availability Check:
Dec 09, 2019 18:36:57
Last Availability Change:
May 27, 2019 20:18:50
Last Grouped Work Modification Time:
Dec 10, 2019 22:45:07

OverDrive Product Record

id
1c9be7ec-8724-47c7-98dc-9b63dc90c5cc
primaryCreator
    • name: Iain Pears
    • role: Author
starRating
4.2
title
An Instance of the Fingerpost
crossRefId
842301
sortTitle
Instance of the Fingerpost
images
    • cover300Wide:
        • type: image/jpeg
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-400/1523-1/1C9/BE7/EC/{1C9BE7EC-8724-47C7-98DC-9B63DC90C5CC}Img400.jpg
    • cover:
        • type: image/jpeg
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-100/1523-1/{1C9BE7EC-8724-47C7-98DC-9B63DC90C5CC}Img100.jpg
    • thumbnail:
        • type: image/jpeg
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-200/1523-1/{1C9BE7EC-8724-47C7-98DC-9B63DC90C5CC}Img200.jpg
    • cover150Wide:
        • type: image/jpeg
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-150/1523-1/1C9/BE7/EC/{1C9BE7EC-8724-47C7-98DC-9B63DC90C5CC}Img150.jpg
dateAdded
2013-10-03T16:30:00-04:00
contentDetails
      • account:
          • id: 1351
          • name: Nashville Public Library (TN)
      • type: text/html
      • href: https://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=239&titleID=842301
mediaType
eBook
formats
      • id: ebook-epub-adobe
      • identifiers:
            • value: 9781101640111
            • type: ISBN
      • name: Adobe EPUB eBook
      • id: ebook-kindle
      • identifiers:
            • value: B00AFYOQP6
            • type: ASIN
      • name: Kindle Book
      • id: ebook-overdrive
      • identifiers:
            • value: 9781101640111
            • type: ISBN
      • name: OverDrive Read

OverDrive MetaData

isPublicDomain
False
images
    • cover:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-100/1523-1/{1C9BE7EC-8724-47C7-98DC-9B63DC90C5CC}Img100.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • thumbnail:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-200/1523-1/{1C9BE7EC-8724-47C7-98DC-9B63DC90C5CC}Img200.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover150Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-150/1523-1/1C9/BE7/EC/{1C9BE7EC-8724-47C7-98DC-9B63DC90C5CC}Img150.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover300Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-400/1523-1/1C9/BE7/EC/{1C9BE7EC-8724-47C7-98DC-9B63DC90C5CC}Img400.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
isPublicPerformanceAllowed
False
formats
      • fileName: InstanceoftheFingerpost9781101640111
      • partCount: 0
      • fileSize: 994830
      • identifiers:
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9781101640111
      • rights:
            • type: Copying
            • value: 0
            • type: Printing
            • value: 0
            • type: Lending
            • value: 0
            • type: ReadAloud
            • value: 0
            • type: ExpirationRights
            • value: 0
      • name: Adobe EPUB eBook
      • id: ebook-epub-adobe
      • onSaleDate: 03/01/1999
      • samples:
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=1C9BE7EC-8724-47C7-98DC-9B63DC90C5CC&.epub-sample.overdrive.com
      • fileName: InstanceoftheFingerpost9781101640111
      • partCount: 0
      • fileSize: 0
      • identifiers:
            • type: ASIN
            • value: B00AFYOQP6
      • name: Kindle Book
      • id: ebook-kindle
      • onSaleDate: 03/01/1999
      • samples:
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=1C9BE7EC-8724-47C7-98DC-9B63DC90C5CC&.epub-sample.overdrive.com
      • fileName: InstanceoftheFingerpost9781101640111
      • partCount: 0
      • fileSize: 0
      • identifiers:
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9781101640111
      • name: OverDrive Read
      • id: ebook-overdrive
      • onSaleDate: 03/01/1999
      • samples:
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=1C9BE7EC-8724-47C7-98DC-9B63DC90C5CC&.epub-sample.overdrive.com
languages
      • code: en
      • name: English
keywords
      • value: Historical
      • value: Fiction
      • value: novels
      • value: Thrillers
      • value: suspense
      • value: Historical Fiction
      • value: mystery
      • value: mysteries
      • value: Historical mysteries
      • value: Thriller
      • value: police
      • value: mystery and thrillers
      • value: Alternate History
      • value: fiction books
      • value: historical mystery
      • value: detective novels
      • value: historical novels
      • value: thriller books
      • value: mysteries and thrillers
      • value: crime books
      • value: mystery books
      • value: Murder mystery books
      • value: mystery novels
      • value: mystery thriller suspense
      • value: historical fiction novels
      • value: suspense books
      • value: historical fiction books
      • value: suspense thriller books
      • value: books historical fiction
      • value: books fiction
creators
      • role: Author
      • fileAs: Pears, Iain
      • name: Iain Pears
imprint
Berkley
subjects
      • value: Fiction
      • value: Thriller
      • value: Historical Fiction
publishDate
1999-03-01T00:00:00-05:00
publishDateText
03/01/1999
mediaType
eBook
shortDescription

In 1663 Oxford, a servant girl confesses to a murder. But four witnesses—a medical student, the son of a traitor, a cryptographer, and an archivist—each finger a different culprit...

isOwnedByCollections
True
title
An Instance of the Fingerpost
fullDescription

In 1663 Oxford, a servant girl confesses to a murder. But four witnesses—a medical student, the son of a traitor, a cryptographer, and an archivist—each finger a different culprit...

sortTitle
Instance of the Fingerpost
crossRefId
842301
popularity
145
publisher
Penguin Publishing Group
links
    • self:
        • href: https://api.overdrive.com/v1/collections/L1BFAIAAA2J/products/1c9be7ec-8724-47c7-98dc-9b63dc90c5cc/metadata
        • type: application/vnd.overdrive.api+json
id
1c9be7ec-8724-47c7-98dc-9b63dc90c5cc
starRating
4.3