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The Streets of Babylon

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The Streets of Babylon

A London Mystery

By Carina Burman; Sarah Death (Translator)

Marion Boyars Publishers, Paperback, 9780714531380, 288pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2008

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Description

In this romp of a crime novel, Euthanasia Bondeson searches London for her missing companion.



About the Author
Carina Burman is a professor at Uppsala University, and she has written extensively on 18th and 19th century literature. The Streets of Babylon: A London Mystery is her fifth novel. She wrote a well known biography of Swedish writer, Fredrika Bremer. Her field of expertise is pastiche and capturing the atmosphere of days gone by. Sarah Death is editor of Swedish Book News and a previous winner of the Bernard Shaw Prize for Swedish translation. She is recognized as one of the foremost Scandinavian translators of fiction.
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