Marais Assassin

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Parisian bookseller, Victor Legris, finds a new case to investigate very close to home, when his business partner’s home is burgled. The only item stolen is a decorative goblet of little value. But on learning that two people have been killed who were connected to to the goblet, Victor becomes convinced of its significance.

ISBN: 9781906040147 Author: Izner, Claude Publisher: Gallic Books Publication Date: 30th March 2009 Imprint: Gallic Books Cover: Paperback Dewey: 843.92 (edition:22) Pages: 316 Readership: / Code: Category: Subjects: ,

Parisian bookseller, Victor Legris, finds a new case to investigate very close to home, when his business partner’s apartment is burgled. Curiously the only item stolen is a decorative goblet of little value. But on learning that two people have been murdered who were connected to to the goblet, Victor becomes convinced of its secret significance. How quickly can he recover it and end the killing spree, in a city beset with terrorist activity? In this fourth case for the bookseller sleuth, Claude Izner offers a convincing portrait of a Paris shaken by anarchist bombings in the spring of 1892.

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