Preston, Douglas J.,

The cabinet of curiosities / Preston & Child. - Paperback edition. - 568 pages ; 20 cm - Pendergast ; 3 . - Preston, Douglas J. Pendergast novel ; 3. .

First published in the US in 2002 by Tom Doherty Associates.

In downtown Manhattan, a gruesome discovery has just been made - an underground charnel house containing the bones of murder victims. Research reveals that a serial killer was at work in New York's notorious Five Points neighbourhood in the 1880's, bent on prolonging his lifespan by any means.

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United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation --Officials and employees--Fiction.
American Museum of Natural History--Fiction.

Pendergast, Aloysius (Fictitious character)--Fiction.
Serial murder investigation--Fiction.
Women archaeologists--Fiction.

New York (N.Y.)--Fiction.

Detective and mystery fiction.