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A conspiracy of paper : a novel

Author: David Liss
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, [2001]
Series: Reader's circle (Random House (Firm))
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Ballantine books edView all editions and formats
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An outsider in eighteenth-century London, Jewish pugilist and hired thug Benjamin Weaver prowls the city's mean streets in the service of England's gentry tracking down debtors and thieves.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
History
Mystery fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Liss
ISBN: 0804119120 9780804119122
OCLC Number: 46516780
Notes: "A New York times notable book"--Cover.
Includes reader's guide (p. [443]-[455]).
"February 2001"--Title page verso.
Originally published: New York : Random House, ©2000.
Awards: Winner of the Edwar Award for best first novel.
Description: 442, [13] pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Reader's circle (Random House (Firm))
Responsibility: David Liss.

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An outsider in eighteenth-century London, Jewish pugilist and hired thug Benjamin Weaver prowls the city's mean streets in the service of England's gentry tracking down debtors and thieves.

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