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Oscar Wilde and the vampire murders

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Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Murder,
  • Investigation,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Oscar Wilde and the Vampire Murders opens in 1890, at a glamorous party hosted by the Duke and Duchess of Albemarle. All of London"s high society -- including the Prince of Wales -- are in attendance at what promises to be the event of the season. Yet Oscar Wilde is more interested in another party guest, Rex LaSalle, a young actor who claims to be a vampire. But the entertaining evening ends in tragedy when the duchess is found murdered -- with two tiny puncture marks on her throat. Desperate to avoid scandal and panic, the Prince asks Oscar and his friend Arthur Conan Doyle to investigate the crime. What they discover threatens to destroy the very heart of the royal family. Told through diary entries, newspaper clippings, telegrams, and letters, Oscar Wilde and the Vampire Murders is a richly atmospheric mystery that is sure to captivate and entertain.

    Edition Notes

    StatementGyles Brandreth
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6052.R2645 O75 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 366 p. ;
    Number of Pages366
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24885132M
    ISBN 10143915368X, 1439153698, 1439172293
    ISBN 109781439153680, 9781439153697, 9781439172292
    LC Control Number2011005009
    OCLC/WorldCa646112734

    Register for free to build your own book lists. Books. Quotes. Blog. Sign In. Sign Up. Books with the subject: Wilde, Oscar. Up to 20 books are listed, in descending order of popularity. The Importance of Being Earnest Oscar Wilde. Info/Buy. The Importance of Being Earnest Oscar Wilde. Info/Buy. Lady Windermere's Fan Oscar Wilde. Oscar Wilde and the Ring of Death (), (American title: Oscar Wilde and a Game Called Murder) ISBN Oscar Wilde and the Dead Man's Smile () ISBN Oscar Wilde and the Nest of Vipers () (American title: Oscar Wilde and the Vampire Murders)Preceded by: Michael Bates. In OSCAR WILDE AND THE VATICAN MURDERS, the fifth in Gyles Brandreth's acclaimed Oscar Wilde Murder Mysteries series featuring Oscar Wilde and Arthur Conan Doyle, the two must penetrate the highest echelons of the Catholic Church to solve a macabre series of killings. 'Intelligent, amusing and entertaining' Alexander McCall Smith In Arthur Conan Doyle, exhausted by his creation Sherlock.


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The fourth book in Mr. Brandreth’s Oscar Wilde mystery series, Oscar Wilde and the Vampire Murders takes the flamboyant playwright on another rollicking mystery ride with friends Arthur Conan Doyle and Bram Stoker in tow.

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Arthur Conan Doyle plays Watson to Oscar Wilde in Brandreth's strong fifth whodunit featuring Wilde as a Holmesian sleuth (after 's Oscar Wilde and the Vampire Murders). In JulyHolmes's creator runs into his friend Wilde while on holiday in a German spa town.

London, Oscar Wilde, celebrated poet, wit, playwright, and raconteur is the literary sensation of his age. All Europe lies at his feet.

Yet when he chances across the naked corpse of sixteen-year-old Billy Wood, posed by candlelight in a dark stifling attic room, he cannot ignore the brutal murder. BUY UK. Vampire Murders BUY USA. Book 4: Oscar Wilde and the Nest of Vipers (title in UK) Oscar Wilde and the Vampire Murders (title in USA) Book Description | Reading Group Guide | Q & A with Gyles.

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All of London’s high society—including the Prince of Wales—are in attendance at what promises to be the event of the season.4/5. Burton Book Review Rating: Great fun. Four stars. Oscar Wilde and the Vampire Murders opens inat a glamorous party hosted by the Duke and Duchess of Albemarle.

All of London's high society -- including the Prince of Wales -- are in attendance. Oscar Wilde and the Vatican Murders opens inas an exhausted Arthur Conan Doyle retires to a spa in Germany with a suitcase full of fan his rest cure does not go as planned.

The first person he encounters is Oscar Wilde, and the two friends make a series of macabre discoveries among the letters - a finger; a lock of hair; and, finally, an entire severed hand. Arthur Conan Doyle plays Watson to Oscar Wilde in Brandreth’s strong fifth whodunit featuring Wilde as a Holmesian sleuth (after ’s Oscar Wilde and the Vampire Murders).

In July In the interview at the back of Oscar Wilde & the Vampire Murders Gyles Brandreth says that one of the the things he wants most as a writer is "to write what the Victorians would have called 'a rattling good yarn' I want to leave the reader satisfied." I would say that Brandreth does just that in all of his Oscar Wilde mystery stories--of which the Vampire Murders is the fourth.

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Oscar Wilde and the Vampire Murders opens inat a glamorous party hosted by the Duke and Duchess of Albemarle. All of London’s high society—including the Prince of Wales—are in attendance at what promises to be the event of the season.

Brandreth's fifth Oscar Wilde caper (Oscar Wilde and the Vampire Murders,etc.) floats on a cushion of bubbly banter and droll period references. The whole series is literary escapism of a high order, though with each episode the mystery seems to recede further in : Gallery Books.

Oscar Wilde and the Vampire Murders. Written by Gyles Brandreth Review by Heather Domin. Wait. It’s not what you think. The latest installment in Gyles Brandreth’s popular Oscar Wilde series is no trendy monster mash – this story is a mystery of the very earthly kind.

Oscar Wilde and the Vampire Murders opens inat a glamorous party hosted by the Duke and Duchess of of London's high society--including the Prince of Wales--are in attendance at what promises to be the event of the season.

Richly atmospheric and as entertaining as Wilde himself, this book is the second in a series destined to delight mystery readers and fans of historical fiction alike.

PUBLISHERS WEEKLY JUL 7, In British author Brandreth's impressive second Oscar Wilde mystery (after 's Oscar Wilde and a Death of No Importance), the aesthete and /5(3). Review: Oscar Wilde's good friend and scribe, journalist Robert Sherard, presents all the materials surrounding the mysterious death of the Duchess of Albemarle following a party at their Grosvenor Square home inin Oscar Wilde and the Vampire Murders, the fourth mystery in this series by Gyles Brandreth.

Helen Mary Alice, the young wife of the Duke of Albemarle is, indeed, dead but the. Oscar Wilde and the Vampire Murders opens inat a glamorous party hosted by the Duke and Duchess of Albemarle.

All of London's high society--including the Prince of Wales--are in attendance at what promises to be the event of the season. “Oscar Wilde and the Vampire Murders ” Written on: 12/03/ by Harriet Klausner ( reviews written) Oscar Wilde and the Vampire Murders Gyles Brandreth Touchstone, May 3$ ISBN In the elite of English aristocratic society attend a party hosted by 4/5(1).

Brandreth's fifth Oscar Wilde caper (Oscar Wilde and the Vampire Murders,etc.) floats on a cushion of bubbly banter and droll period references.

The whole series is literary escapism of a high order, though with each episode the mystery seems to recede further in importance.

Oscar Wilde and a Death of No Importance An appellation articulated and coined in the twenty-first century, “bromance” well describes Gyles Brandreth’s ~ Sunny's bookshelf photo by Judy Solomon Bookin' with Sunny. So I’ll walk you through my thought process as I received Oscar Wilde and the Vampire Murders.

At the time I had not heard of the author. I looked at the title and thought, ok, I’m not really into vampires but I’ve always meant to learn a bit more about Oscar Wilde, considered by some one Author: Scott Butki.

Oscar Wilde and the Vatican Murders begins right back in when Oscar, as a student visiting Rome, had an audience with Pope Pius IX. Oscar Wilde and the Nest of Vipers - known in the US as Oscar Wilde and the Vampire Murders - begins in the Spring of and features Wilde’s association with the Prince of Wales and Bram Stoker.

#6: Oscar Wilde and the Vampire Murders: A Mystery (Oscar Wilde Murder Mystery Series #6) (Paperback): $ Description The second witty installment in an astonishingly authentic historical mystery series featuring detective Oscar Wilde and his partner in crime, Arthur Conan Doyle.

I'll walk you through my thought process as I received Oscar Wilde and the Vampire Murders. Gyles Brandreth is well known in Great Britian as a television personality, author of biographies of. Oscar Wilde Mystery has 10 entries in the series. Borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and videos from thousands of public libraries worldwide.

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Released: April 2, Reviewed: Jan. 21, OSCAR WILDE AND THE RETURN OF JACK THE RIPPER. by Gyles Brandreth. FICTION & LITERATURE. Released: April 2,   Oscar Wilde and a Death of No Importance () introduces an unusually observant amateur ebook Oscar Wilde, poet, wit, ebook playwright.

When Wilde discovers the murdered body of a beautiful young man, he enlists his friends Robert Sherard, great-grandson of Wordsworth, and Arthur Conan Doyle, who has just published his first Sherlock Holmes story, to help him examine the scene 5/5(5).