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Gregory, Susanna

Summary: After returning to London, Chaloner investigates the death of lawyer with ties to a trader known as "the Butcher of Smithfield."

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sphere 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

Gregory, Susanna

Summary: Another excellent historical adventure from Susanna Gregory, featuring 17th-century spy Thomas Chaloner London in the spring of 1665 is a city full of fear. There is plague in the streets of St. Giles, the Dutch fleet is preparing to invade, and a banking crisis threatens to leave Charles II's government with no means of paying for the nation's defense. Amid the tension, Thomas Chaloner is...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sphere 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

Gregory, Susanna

Summary: London, 1664. The infamous church-smasher Dick Culmer is killed among the tottering, ramshackle buildings of London Bridge and Chaloner's investigations into the death link Culmer to a group of puritan conspirators. Further west, in the opulence of Somerset House and in the Palace of White Hall, Chaloner gradually realizes that the ring-leaders of a rebellion are planning an explosive climax to...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sphere 2011

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: FIC GRE

Gregory, Susanna

Summary: Cambridge University is in dire financial straits--the town's landlords are demanding an extortionate rent rise for the students' hostels and the plague years have left the colleges with scant resources. Tension between town and gown is at a boiling point and soon explodes into violence and death. Into this maelstrom comes a charismatic physician whose healing methods owe more to magic than...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sphere 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

Gregory, Susanna

Summary: Rebellion is in the air of London in the spring of 1663. Thomas Chaloner, spy for the King's intelligence service, has just returned from thwarting a planned revolt in Dublin, but soon realizes that England's capital is no haven of peace. He is ordered to investigate the shooting of a beggar during a royal procession. He soon learns the man is no vagrant, but someone with links to the powerful...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sphere 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

Gregory, Susanna

Summary: In the sapping summer heat of 1665 there is little celebration in London of the naval victory at the Battle of Lowestoft. The King, his retinue and anyone with sufficient means has fled the plague-ridden city, its half-deserted streets echoing to the sound of bells tolling the mounting number of deaths. Those who remain clutch doubtful potions to ward off the relentless disease and dart...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sphere 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

Gregory, Susanna

Summary: At the start of this rapidly paced if sometimes confusing first in a new historical series from Gregory (A Deadly Brew ), ex-government spy Thomas Chaloner returns from a mission in Holland after Charles II takes the throne in 1660. When spymaster John Thurloe's post-boy, Charles Stewart, is abruptly slain, Chaloner, hoping to impress his former boss, chases the lad's killers through London's...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Time Warner Books 1998

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

Gregory, Susanna

Summary: Five years after Charles II's triumphant return to London there is growing mistrust of his extravagant court and of corruption among his officials - and when a cart laden with gunpowder explodes outside the General Letter Office, it is immediately clear that such an act is more than an expression of outrage at the inefficiency of the postal service. As intelligencer to the Lord Chamberlain,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sphere 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

Gregory, Susanna

Summary: In 1664 London, Thomas Chaloner is told to investigate missing construction materials from the Earl of Clarendon's new house. Soon, though, he finds connections between this trivial theft and assassination threats, treasonous schemes and the corruption of overseas trading syndicates.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sphere 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

Gregory, Susanna

Summary: Thomas Chaloner, an English spy in London in 1664, is horrified by the possibility of war between England and the Netherlands, and his concerns heighten when his brother-in-law is found dead in the Thames, leaving behind enigmatic clues that indicate someone may be trying to derail the peace process.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sphere 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

Gregory, Susanna

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 1996

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE