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A high mortality of doves / Kate Ellis.

By: Ellis, Kate, 1953- [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Ellis, Kate, Albert Lincoln: book 1.Publisher: Leicester : Thorpe, Charnwood, 2019Description: 384 pages ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781444839586; 1444839586.Subject(s): Women -- Crimes against -- Fiction | Lincoln, Albert (Fictitious character) -- Fiction | Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction | Serial murderers -- Fiction | Derbyshire (England) -- Social life and customs -- FictionGenre/Form: Historical fiction. | Large type books.Summary: 1919: The Derbyshire village of Wenfield is still reeling from four years of war. Just when the village has begun to regain its tranquillity, a young woman, Myrtle Bligh, is found stabbed and left in a woodland, her mouth slit to accommodate a dead dove - a bird of peace. When two more women are found murdered in identical circumstances, Wenfield is thrown into a panic. With rumours of a ghostly soldier with a painted face being spotted near the scene of the murders, Inspector Albert Lincoln is sent up from London to crack the terrible case - but with the killer still on the loose, who will be next to die at the hands of this vicious angel of death?
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1919: The Derbyshire village of Wenfield is still reeling from four years of war. Just when the village has begun to regain its tranquillity, a young woman, Myrtle Bligh, is found stabbed and left in a woodland, her mouth slit to accommodate a dead dove - a bird of peace. When two more women are found murdered in identical circumstances, Wenfield is thrown into a panic. With rumours of a ghostly soldier with a painted face being spotted near the scene of the murders, Inspector Albert Lincoln is sent up from London to crack the terrible case - but with the killer still on the loose, who will be next to die at the hands of this vicious angel of death?

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