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Temporary Perfections (Guido Guerrieri, 4) by Gianrico Carofiglio; Antony Shugaar (trans) - First English Language Edition - 2011 - from Books of the World (SKU: RWARE0000002808)

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Temporary Perfections (Guido Guerrieri, 4)

by Gianrico Carofiglio; Antony Shugaar (trans)

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New York: Rizzoli Ex Libris, 2011. Hardcover. First English-language Edition / full number line. As New book in an As New jacket. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 368 pages.

A lawyer practicing in Bari, in southwest Italy, is hired by an old colleague to work a missing-persons case that the police have failed to solve. Manuela Ferraro disappeared six months ago after spending a September weekend at a beach resort; as Guerrieri digs deep into her life and activities, he stumbles into a sinister drug ring and the real truth about why Ferraro vanished.

Synopsis

Award-winning, best-selling Italian crime novelist Gianrico Carofiglio is the author of three previous novels featuring the character of defense lawyer Guido Guerrieri: Involuntary Witness , A Walk in the Dark , and Reasonable Doubts . A former prosecutor in Bari, Puglia, Carofiglio is an expert in the investigation of organized crime and related psychology. His other novels include The Past is a Foreign Country . Carofiglio’s books have been translated into seventeen languages worldwide.

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Bookseller Inventory #
RWARE0000002808
Title
Temporary Perfections (Guido Guerrieri, 4)
Author
Gianrico Carofiglio; Antony Shugaar (trans)
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
New As New
Jacket condition
As New
Quantity available
1
Edition
First English Language Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0847836304
ISBN 13
9780847836307
Publisher
Rizzoli Ex Libris
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
2011
Keywords
fiction, crime, mystery, Italy
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction; Mystery, Suspense, Detective, Crime; Europe; Britain;
Size
8vo

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