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Murder at the Gardner : a novel of suspense / by Jane Langton ; illustrations by the author.

Langton, Jane. (Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Westfield Washington Public Library - Westfield MYS LANGTON (Text) 78292000067179 Adult Mystery Book Collection Available -

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  • ISBN: 0140113827 :
  • Physical Description: 353 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Penguin Books, 1989, c1988.

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General Note: Series numeration from NoveList.
Summary, etc.: Within the palatial walls of Boston's Gardner Museum, paintings by Botticelli and Titian shed artistic light on a hodgepodge of lesser collectibles, all forever fixed in place as decreed by the inflexible terms of Isabella Stewart Gardner's will, which demands that the whole collection be auctioned off should any changes or unwelcome disturbances occur. The museum's very boyish director, Titus Moon, turns a blind eye to such pranks as tadpoles in the courtyard fountain and ghostly music in the galleries, but even he is appalled when a particularly awful benefactor meets an untimely end.

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