The Resource The Moonstone

The Moonstone

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The Moonstone
Title
The Moonstone
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Summary
Considered the first detective novel in the English language, Wilkie Collins' The Moonstone was first published in 1868. The novel tells the story of Rachel Verinder, a young girl who inherits a precious diamond from her uncle who served in the Army in India. The diamond is extremely important in the Hindu faith; so important, in fact, that three Hindu priests have dedicated their lives to finding it. One night, Rachel is found unconscious, the diamond goes missing, and there is no trace of an intruder
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Collins, Wilkie
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The Moonstone
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Publication
Control code
BIBLIOBOARD:787b1a6b-db34-4c88-be90-c632a2b92d54
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Moonstone
Publication
Control code
BIBLIOBOARD:787b1a6b-db34-4c88-be90-c632a2b92d54
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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