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Drinking gourd : a Benjamin January novel —Hambly, Barbara.

Following the murder of a chief 'conductor' of the Underground Railroad - the secret network of safe-houses that guide escaping slaves to freedom - Jubal Cain, the coordinator of the entire Railroad system in Mississippi...

Die upon a kiss —Hambly, Barbara.
Large Print
2001
Availability: 7 of 7

"In 1835, the cold February streets glitter with masked revelers in Carnival costumes. An even more brilliant display is promised at the American Theater, where impresario Lorenzo Belaggio has brought the first Italian o...

Good man Friday —Hambly, Barbara.

"Benjamin January's search for a missing man takes him into a dark world filled with grave robbers and slave stealers. New Orleans, 1838. When Benjamin January suddenly finds that his services playing piano at extravaga...

Ran away —Hambly, Barbara.
Large Print
2013
Availability: 1 of 1

RAN AWAY. So began a score of advertisements every week in the New Orleans newspapers, advertising for slaves who'd fled their masters. But the Turk, Huseyin Pasha, posted no such advertisement when his two lovely concub...

Crimson angel : a Benjamin January novel —Hambly, Barbara.

When Jefferson Vitrack -- the white half-brother of Benjamin January's wife -- turns up on January's doorstep in the summer of 1838 claiming he has discovered a clue to the whereabouts of the family's lost treasure, Janu...

Cold bayou —Hambly, Barbara, author.

New Orleans, 1839. Despite his misgivings, Benjamin January has agreed to play the piano at the wedding of wealthy French Creole landowner Veryl St-Chinian. All is not well, for the marriage of 67-year-old, profoundly in...

Ran away a Benjamin January novel —Hambly, Barbara.
Ebook
2011

When a witness claims to have seen Hüseyin Pasha hurl two girls' dead bodies from his attic window on Bourbon Street, everyone in New Orleans is willing to believe the "devilish Infidel" is guilty except Benjamin Januar...

Lady of perdition —Hambly, Barbara, author.

"April, 1840. Benjamin January knows no black person in their right mind would willingly go to the Republic of Texas but when his former pupil Selina Bellinger is kidnapped and enslaved, he has no choice. Once there he i...

Days of the dead —Hambly, Barbara.

During the October, 1835, political upheavals in Mexico City, a friend of Benjamin January is accused of killing the son of a powerful landholder. Ben and Rose travel south to investigate, in time for the sinister celebr...

Sold down the river —Hambly, Barbara.
Ebook
2000

Benjamin January, a musician in New Orleans, returns to the slavery of Mon Triomphe, Simon Fourchet's upriver sugar plantation, to unravel secrets and sins which have manifested in a mysterious fire, a poisoning, a murde...

The shirt on his back —Hambly, Barbara.
Ebook
2011

"Abishag Shaw is seeking vengeance for his brother's murder -- and Benjamin January is seeking money after every bank in the country crashes. Far beyond the frontier , in the depths of the Rocky Mountains, both are to be...

Wet grave —Hambly, Barbara.

A Benjamin January mystery. New Orleans, July 1835. The body of an old freedwoman is found in a decrepit shack. In the wealthy part of town, preparations for a society wedding are finalized. Somehow, these two events are...

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