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Author: Louise Welsh
Publisher: Edinburgh : Canongate, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Rilke, an auctioneer, comes upon a hidden collection of violent erotic photographs. He feels compelled to unearth more about the deceased owner who coveted them. What follows is a journey of discovery, decadence and deviousness, steered in part by Rilke's gay promiscuity and inquisitive nature.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Louise Welsh
ISBN: 1841954047 9781841954042 1841953830 9781841953830 1841954748 9781841954745
OCLC Number: 51781600
Notes: Originally published: 2002.
Awards: Winner of CWA John Creasey Memorial Award 2002
Short-listed for Saltire Society First Book of the Year Award 2002
Commended for Stonewall Book Award (Literature) 2004
Description: 294 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Never Expect Anything --
Say Cheese --
A Walk in the Park --
The Final Frame --
Leslie --
The Nature of Pornography --
Camera Club --
TV Land --
Caveat Emptor --
Gilmartin's --
The Worm on the Bud --
Making Up is Hard to Do --
Steenie --
The Imp of the Perverse --
Abandon Hope --
In the Shadow of the Necropolis --
Inside the Frame --
Trophies --
Downhill from Here --
Sale of the Century --
The Reckoning --
The Final Cut --
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Epilogue: Soleil et Desole.
Responsibility: Louise Welsh.

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One of the most intriguing, assured and unputdownable debuts to come out of Scotland in recent years . . . A stunning work of fiction. * * The Sunday Times * * I was hooked from page one. Rilke is Read more...

 
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