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Reid, Isabel

Overview
Works: 12 works in 42 publications in 2 languages and 2,368 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  History  Historical fiction  Juvenile works  Dictionaries  War stories 
Roles: Translator
Classifications: PQ2709.Z64, 843.92
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Most widely held works by Isabel Reid
Murder on the Eiffel Tower by Claude Izner( Book )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The brand-new, shiny Eiffel Tower is the pride and glory of the 1889 World Exposition. But one sunny afternoon, as visitors are crowding the viewing platforms, a woman collapses and dies on this great Paris landmark. Can a bee sting really be the cause of death? Or is there a more sinister explanation?
The Montmartre investigation : a Victor Legris mystery by Claude Izner( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young woman dressed in red is brutally murdered in 1891 Paris, bookseller sleuth Victor Legris and his assistant, Jojo, also investigate a mysterious red shoe found in his bookshop and a possibly related murder involving a Moulin Rouge performer
The disappearance at Père-Lachaise : a Victor Legris mystery by Claude Izner( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a maid turns up drowned in the Seine, and a widow's corpse is found buried in an overgrown backyard, Victor Legris throws himself into his second investigation, aided by his trusty assistant Joseph and much to his lover Tasha's chagrin. Set in 1890's Paris, a smoky, sinister world full of predatory mediums and a ghoulish public
The assassin in the Marais by Claude Izner( Book )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Paris, Spring 1892. Intrepid bookseller Victor Legris stumbles upon a new case to investigate when his business partner Kenji Mori's apartment is burgled. Curiously, the only item stolen is a decorative goblet of little value. But on learning that two people who were connected to the goblet have been murdered, Victor becomes convinced of its secret significance. He launches himself into the investigation, which takes him through the underbelly of Paris, in hot pursuit of the goblet as it is thrown in the garbage, picked up by a rag collector, and resold by several antique merchants, all the while leaving more dead bodies in its wake."--From publisher's information
Memory of Flames by Armand Cabasson( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

March 1814. With the allied armies of Russia, Austria and Prussia advancing, Paris is in real danger of falling to occupying forces for the first time in 400 years. But at a moment when all efforts should be directed towards the defense of the city, Joseph Bonaparte is concerned with the murder of a retired colonel, and orders Major Quentin Margont to conduct a secret investigation into his death
Wolf hunt by Armand Cabasson( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cabasson skilfully weaves an intriguing mystery into a rich historical background."?Mail on Sunday. The forces of Napoleon's Grande Armée are in Austria. For Lieutenant Lukas Relmyer, it is hard to return to the place where he and fellow orphan Franz were kidnapped four years previously. Franz was brutally murdered and Lukas has vowed to avenge his death. When the body of another orphan is found on the battlefield, Captain Quentin Margont and Lukas join forces to track down the wolf that is prowling once more in the forests of Aspern. ... Armand Cabasson is an author and psychiatrist
First 100 words = Primeras 100 plabras( Book )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With 100 words in Spanish and English, this book helps develop early language skills
Les souliers bruns du quai Voltaire by Claude Izner( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Montmartre investigation : a Victor Legris mystery by Claude Izner( Recording )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris, November 1891: The body of a barefoot young woman is discovered on Boulevard Montmartre, strangled and with her face horribly disfigured; that same day a single red shoe is delivered to Victor Legris's Parisian bookshop by a goatherd. Then, a body is discovered in a wine barrel at the same time as a famous performer from the legendary Moulin Rouge is strangled in her apartment. Bookseller/sleuth Victor's investigation uncovers a trail of evidence that seems to point to a case that shocked the population of Lyons years ago. Includes sex and violence
Murder on the Eiffel Tower by Claude Izner( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Paris, 1889. Bookseller Victor Legris suspects foul play when a series of deaths, all caused by bee stings, are connected with the newly opened Eiffel Tower. His inquiry coincides with his other job on the newspaper Le Passe-partout. When his most promising suspect turns up dead, he's left with the paper's illustrator, an enigmatic Russian woman with whom he's become besotted. Some descriptions of sex and violence, some strong language. 2008
The assassin in the Marais by Claude Izner( Recording )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Paris, Spring 1892. Intrepid bookseller Victor Legris stumbles upon a new case to investigate when his business partner Kenji Mori's apartment is burgled. Curiously, the only item stolen is a decorative goblet of little value. But on learning that two people who were connected to the goblet have been murdered, Victor becomes convinced of its secret significance. c2009
The disappearance at Père-Lachaise : a Victor Legris mystery by Claude Izner( Recording )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Fin de siècle Paris. Armand de Valois has lost his fortune and his life at the Panama Canal. When his widow Odette disappears into his tomb in the Père-Lachaise cemetery, her maid Denise fears the worst and turns to Odettes former lover, bookseller Victor Legris. When Denise turns up drowned in the Seine, and Odette's corpse is found buried in an overgrown backyard, Victor throws himself into his second investigation. Some strong language and some descriptions of sex. 2007
 
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