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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Oxford Univ Pr
Publication date August 15, 2008
Pages 369
Binding Paperback
Edition Reissue
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780199536719
ISBN-10 0199536716
Dimensions 0.75 by 5 by 7.75 in.
Weight 0.70 lbs.
Published in Great Britain
Original list price $15.95
Other format details university press
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Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: A mystery of unrelenting suspense and penetrating characterization, The Dead Secret explores the relationship between a fallen woman, her illegitimate daughter, and buried secrets in a superb blend of romance and Gothic drama. Reprinted here in the only critical edition available, is the text of the first edition, including Collins's preface and revisions. A superb introduction relates the text to Collins's love of the theatre, and previous and subsequent works.

About the Series: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the broadest spectrum of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, voluminous notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.


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Paperback
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from Createspace Independent Pub (December 12, 2015)
9781522719885 | details & prices | 216 pages | 8.50 × 11.00 × 0.49 in. | List price $9.87
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About: The Dead Secret was Wilkie Collins’ fourth published novel.
from Createspace Independent Pub (March 27, 2015)
9781511466165 | details & prices | 260 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.59 in. | List price $15.99
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About: The Dead Secret is a Novel by Wilkie Collins.
from Arcade Pub (January 20, 2015)
9781628724219 | details & prices | 359 pages | 5.75 × 8.50 × 1.25 in. | 0.84 lbs | List price $15.95
This edition also contains The Dead Secret, The Dead Secret
About: Wilkie Collins was the first great detective novelist.
from Createspace Independent Pub (October 13, 2014)
9781502479532 | details & prices | 136 pages | 8.50 × 11.00 × 0.31 in. | List price $7.99
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About: "Will she last out the night, I wonder?
from Createspace Independent Pub (July 14, 2013)
9781490989761 | details & prices | 310 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.70 in. | List price $13.99
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About: William Wilkie Collins (8 January 1824 – 23 September 1889) was an English novelist, playwright, and author of short stories.
from Digireads.Com (January 30, 2011)
9781420943436 | details & prices | 216 pages | List price $10.99
This edition also contains The Dead Secret
About: William Wilkie Collins (1824-1889) is best known as the innovator of the English detective novel, whose sensational novels, plays, and short stories were hugely popular in the Victorian era.
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Reissue edition from Oxford Univ Pr (August 15, 2008)
9780199536719 | details & prices | 369 pages | 5.00 × 7.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.70 lbs | List price $15.95
About: A mystery of unrelenting suspense and penetrating characterization, The Dead Secret explores the relationship between a fallen woman, her illegitimate daughter, and buried secrets in a superb blend of romance and Gothic drama.
from Createspace Independent Pub (December 11, 1857)
9781522702108 | details & prices | 250 pages | 8.00 × 10.00 × 0.57 in. | List price $16.99
This edition also contains The Dead Secret, The Dead Secret
About: The secret of the title is the parentage of the heroine, Rosamund Treverton, who has been passed off as the daughter of the wealthy former actress Mrs Treverton of Porthgenna Tower, but is in fact the illegitimate child of her servant Sarah Leeson by a local miner (Mrs Treverton’s motive was to provide her husband with a child, being apparently unable to bear children herself).

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