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Gideon and the Mummy Professor

Kathleen Karr

Gideon and the Mummy Professor

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Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fathers and sons -- Fiction.,
  • Buried treasure -- Fiction.,
  • Mummies -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    In 1855, twelve-year-old Gideon and his ne"er-do-well father work their way down the Mississippi in a second-rate vaudeville act about life in ancient Egypt accompanied by a mummy with a very special secret.

    Edition Notes

    StatementKathleen Karr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.K149 Gi 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination137 p. ;
    Number of Pages137
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1745257M
    ISBN 100374325634
    LC Control Number92054649

    --Dr. Gideon Fell in Hag's Nook, chapter After writing four novels about the satanic and cruel detective Henri Bencolin, John Dickson Carr wanted to create a softer, more likeable, detective. He did so with Dr. Gideon Fell. If Bencolin was "Mephistopholes smoking a . The mummy's eyes still pursued him with their ghastly brightness; they seemed to possess the fabled fascination of those of the rattle-snake, and though he shrank from their gaze, they still glared horribly upon him. Edric's senses swam, yet he could not move from the spot; he remained fixed, chained, and immoveable, his eyes still ‎.


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