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A breach of promise
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Published:
New York : Fawcett Columbine, 1998.
Format:
Book
Edition:
1st ed.
Physical Desc:
374 pages ; 24 cm.
Status:
Main Library - Adult Fiction
Fiction Perry
Description

In a sensational breach-of-promise suit, two wealthy social climbers are suing on behalf of their beautiful daughter, Zillah. The defendant is Zillah's alleged fiancé, brilliant young architect Killian Melville, who adamantly declares that he will not, cannot, marry her. Utterly baffled by his client's refusal, Melville's counsel, Sir Oliver Rathbone, turns to his old comrades in crime--William Monk and nurse Hester Latterly. But even as they scout London for clues, the case suddenly and tragically ends, in an outcome that no one--except a ruthless murderer--could have foreseen.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780345523747, 0804118558 (pbk.), 0449908496 (alk. paper)
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APA Citation (style guide)

Perry, A. (1998). A breach of promise. New York: Fawcett Columbine.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Perry, Anne. 1998. A Breach of Promise. New York: Fawcett Columbine.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Perry, Anne, A Breach of Promise. New York: Fawcett Columbine, 1998.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Perry, Anne. A Breach of Promise. New York: Fawcett Columbine, 1998. Print.

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