The law and the lady /

Valeria Woodville in The Law and the Lady (1875) must unravel the secrets of her husband's earlier life; she takes the law into her own hands and becomes one of the first woman detectives in fiction.

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Main Author: Collins, Wilkie, 1824-1889.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published:[Waiheke Island] : Floating Press, ©2010.
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504 |a Includes bibliographical references. 
520 |a Valeria Woodville in The Law and the Lady (1875) must unravel the secrets of her husband's earlier life; she takes the law into her own hands and becomes one of the first woman detectives in fiction. 
505 0 |a Title ; Contents; Note Addressed to the Reader; PART I -- PARADISE LOST; Chapter I -- The Bride's Mistake; Chapter II -- The Bride's Thoughts; Chapter III -- Ramsgate Sands; Chapter IV -- On the Way Home; Chapter V -- The Landlady's Discovery; Chapter VI -- My Own Discovery; Chapter VII -- On the Way to the Major; Chapter VIII -- The Friend of the Women; Chapter IX -- The Defeat of the Major; Chapter X -- The Search; Chapter XI -- The Return to Life; Chapter XII -- The Scotch Verdict; Chapter XIII -- The Man's Decision; Chapter XIV -- The Woman's Answer. 
505 8 |a PART II -- PARADISE REGAINEDChapter XV -- The Story of the Trial the Preliminaries; Chapter XVI -- First Question-Did the Woman Die Poisoned?; Chapter XVII -- Second Question- Who Poisoned Her?; Chapter XVIII -- Third Question- What was His Motive?; Chapter XIX -- The Evidence for the Defense; Chapter XX -- The End of the Trial; Chapter XXI -- I See My Way; Chapter XXII -- The Major Makes Difficulties; Chapter XXIII -- My Mother-In-Law Surprises Me; Chapter XXIV -- Miserrimus Dexter -First View; Chapter XXV -- Miserrimus Dexter -Second View; Chapter XXVI -- More of My Obstinacy. 
505 8 |a Chapter XXVII -- Mr. Dexter at HomeChapter XXVIII -- In the Dark; Chapter XXIX -- In the Light; Chapter XXX -- The Indictment of Mrs. Beauly; Chapter XXXI -- The Defense of Mrs. Beauly; Chapter XXXII -- A Specimen of My Wisdom; Chapter XXXIII -- A Specimen of My Folly; Chapter XXXIV -- Gleninch; Chapter XXXV -- Mr. Playmore's Prophecy; Chapter XXXVI -- Ariel; Chapter XXXVII -- At the Bedside; Chapter XXXVIII -- On the Journey Back; Chapter XXXIX -- On the Way to Dexter; Chapter XL -- Nemesis at Last; Chapter XLI -- Mr. Playmore in a New Character; Chapter XLII -- More Surprises; Chapter XLIII -- At Last! 
505 8 |a Chapter XLIV -- Our New HoneymoonChapter XLV -- The Dust-Heap Disturbed; Chapter XLVI -- The Crisis Deferred; Chapter XLVII -- The Wife's Confession; Chapter XLVIII -- What Else Could I Do?; Chapter XLIX -- Past and Future; Chapter L -- The Last of the Story; Endnotes. 
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650 0 |a Married women  |z England  |v Fiction. 
650 0 |a Women detectives  |z England  |v Fiction. 
650 0 |a Murder  |x Investigation  |z England  |v Fiction. 
650 0 |a Women  |z England  |x Social conditions  |y 19th century  |v Fiction. 
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776 0 8 |i Print version:  |a Collins, Wilkie.  |t Law and the Lady.  |d Auckland : The Floating Press, ©2010 
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