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Death by Silver

(2013)
(The first book in the Julian Lynes and Ned Mathey series)
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His practice newly established, metaphysician Ned Mathey can't afford to turn away any clients. But the latest Londoner to seek Ned's magical aid gives him pause: Mr. Edgar Nevett, an arrogant banker, is the father of the bully who made Ned's life hell at boarding school. Nevertheless, Ned accepts the commission to ensure the Nevett family silver bears no ancient or modern curses, and then prepares to banish the Nevett family to unpleasant memory again. Until Edgar Nevett is killed by an enchanted silver candlestick one of the pieces Ned declared magically harmless.

Calling on his old school friend Julian Lynes - private detective and another victim of the younger Nevett - Ned races to solve the murder, clear the stain on his professional reputation, and lay to rest the ghosts of his past. Assisted by Ned's able secretary Miss Frost, who has unexpected metaphysical skills of her own, Ned and Julian explore London's criminal underworld and sodomitical demimonde, uncover secrets and scandals, confront the unexpected murderer and the mysteries of their own relationship.

In Death by Silver veteran authors Melissa Scott and Amy Griswold introduce a Victorian London where magic works, influencing every aspect of civilized life, and two very appealing detectives.

    

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Paperback Editions

May 2013 : USA Paperback
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Title: Death by Silver
Author(s): Melissa Scott, Amy Griswold
ISBN: 1-59021-055-7 / 978-1-59021-055-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Lethe Press
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Audio Editions

November 2013 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Death by Silver
Author(s): Melissa Scott, Amy Griswold
Publisher: Lethe Press
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November 2013 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Death by Silver
Author(s): Melissa Scott, Amy Griswold
Publisher: Lethe Press
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November 2013 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Death by Silver
Author(s): Melissa Scott, Amy Griswold
Publisher: Lethe Press
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Kindle Editions

May 2013 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Death by Silver (Julian Lynes and Ned Mathey series Book 1)
Author(s): Melissa Scott, Amy Griswold
Publisher: Lethe Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA