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A Certain Justice

by James, P. D

Condition: Very Good


Ballantine Books. Very Good. 1998. Paperback. The spine and front cover, next to the spine, are creased from reading. The pages are clean, no tears or soiling. The pages and binding are tight. There is a wrinkle on the front cover at the top left corner. ; The Inspector Adam Dalgliesh Series; Vol. 10; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 431 pages; When successful criminal attorney Venetia Aldrige QC defends young lower-class tough Gary Ashe against charges that he murdered his prostitute aunt, this is just one more opportunity for her to triumph in a distinguished career as a criminal lawyer. She has no idea that her actions will be the harbinger of her own death. When Miss Aldridge is found dead at her desk, Commander Adam Dalgliesh heads up the investigation into Aldrige's murder, and as more bodies pile up, he's forced to look deep into the darkness of the human soul to solve the case. Will combine shipping on more than one book. .

A Certain Justice is an Adam Dalgliesh novel by P. D. James, published in 1997. Venetia Aldridge is a brilliant criminal lawyer who is set to take over as the head of Chambers in Pawlett Court, London. She successfully defends Garry Ashe against the charge of the murder of his aunt but is unprepared when her daughter flaunts her emotional involvement with him. Venetia is murdered in her office soon after her trial. Adam Dalgliesh investigates what appears to be an inside job.




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