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The Massey murder : a maid, her master, and the trial that shocked a country / Charlotte Gray.


Explores the 1915 murder of Charles "Bert" Massey, a member of one of Canada's wealthiest families and the trial of Carrie Davies, an eighteen-year-old penniless domestic servant who quickly confessed to the crime.

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  • ISBN: 1443409235
  • ISBN: 9781443409230
  • Physical Description: xix, 308 p. : ill., map.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: Toronto : HarperCollins, c2013.

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General Note:
Shortlisted for the 2014 Charles Taylor Prize for Literary Non-Fiction
2015 Arthur Ellis award winner.
2014 nominee for the Ontario Library Association Evergreen Award
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-293) and index.
Immediate Source of Acquisition Note:
LSC 33.99
Subject: Massey, Charles Albert 1880-1915.
Davies, Carrie, 1897-1961.
Women household employees > Ontario > Toronto.
Trials (Murder) > Ontario > Toronto.
Murder > Ontario > Toronto.
Toronto (Ont.) > History > 20th century.

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Victoria 364.1523 Gra 38080101739835 Adult Checked out 12/12/2022

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