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A TASTE FOR DEATH

A TASTE FOR DEATH

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A TASTE FOR DEATH

by JAMES, P. D

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039455583X
ISBN 13
9780394555836
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NY: Knopf, 1986. FINE condition in FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1986. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. AS NEW, bound in pearl gray and red with silver titles in white pictorial dust jacket. Square and tight, UNREAD, original price intact. Jacket illustration and design by Danny Pelavin. The return of Adam Dalgliesh. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on Front-Free Endpaper ~ P.D. James, 8 Nov. 1986 ~ . Signed by Author. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.

Synopsis

An Adam Dalgliesh MysteryTwo men lie in a welter of blood in the vestry of St Matthew's Church, Paddington, thier throats brutally slashed. One is Sir Paul Berowne, a baronet and recently-resigned Minister of the Crown, the other an alcoholic vagrant. Dalgliesh and his team, set up to investigate crimes of particular sensitivity, are faced with a case of extraordinary complexity as they discover the Berowne family's veneer of prosperous gentility conceals ugly and dangerous secrets.

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Bookseller's Inventory #
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Title
A TASTE FOR DEATH
Author
JAMES, P. D
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN 10
039455583X
ISBN 13
9780394555836
Publisher
Knopf
Place of Publication
NY
Date Published
1986
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