The moonstone

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The stone of the title is an enormous yellow diamond plundered from an Indian shrine after the Siege of Seringapatam. Given to Miss Verinder on her eighteenth birthday, it mysteriously disappears that very night. Suspicion falls on three Indian jugglers who have been seen in the neighborhood. Miss Verinder was bequeathed the diamond by a ne'er-do-well uncle who looted the jewel from the statue of the Hindu Moon God during the siege of Seringapatam - since which, Hindu priests have been bound and determined to recover the diamond and return it to its rightful place in the forehead of the statue. But all is not as it seems; dark secrets lurk behind respectable façades, and the trail of clues leads Sergeant Cluff in quite a different direction. The Moonstone is considered the first detective story in the English language, and this audio includes a PDF of the text!
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Grouping Title moonstone
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Diamonds -- India -- Fiction, Downloadable audio books, England -- Fiction, Great Britain -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction, Historical fiction, India -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction, Jewelry theft -- England -- Fiction, Mystery and detective stories, Police -- England -- Fiction, Romantic suspense fiction, Upper class -- England -- Fiction, Young women -- England -- Fiction
title_display The moonstone
title_full The Moonstone, The moonstone / Wilkie Collins, The moonstone / Wilkie Collins ; edited by J.I.M. Stewart, The moonstone / Wilkie Collins ; edited with an introduction by Sandra Kemp, The moonstone / Wilkie Collins ; with an introduction by P.D. James, The moonstone [electronic resource] / Wilkie Collins, The moonstone [sound recording] / Wilkie Collins
title_short The moonstone
topic_facet Audiobooks, Classic Literature, Diamonds, Fiction, History, Jewelry theft, Mystery, Mystery and detective stories, Police, Thriller, Upper class, Young women