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The cunning man : a novel

Author: Robertson Davies
Publisher: Toronto : McClelland & Stewart, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Dr. Jonathan Hullah, a former police surgeon with "a high degree of cunning," is shocked when St. Aidan's Father Hobbes drops dead during church services. What made the good--and perfectly healthy--clergyman die so suddenly? To solve the mystery, Dr. Hullah whisks us on a fascinating tour of his own rich and highly observant life.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Humorous stories
Additional Physical Format: Davies, Robertson, 1913-1995.
Cunning man.
[Vancouver] : Library Services Branch, Province of British Columbia, [1996]
(CaOONL) 981510809
(OCoLC)80788686
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robertson Davies
ISBN: 0771025815 9780771025815
OCLC Number: 31518954
Description: 468 p. ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: by Robertson Davies.

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When saintly old Father Ninian Hobbes collapses and dies at the altar while celebrating Holy Communion at St Aidan's, Toronto, is it divine intervention? Or is there a darker, more human explanation?  Read more...

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