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The devil's novice : the eighth chronicle of Brother Cadfael

Author: Ellis Peters
Publisher: New York : W. Morrow, 1984, ©1983.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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In the autumn of 1140 the Benedictine monastery at Shrewsbury finds its new novice, Meriet Aspley, a disturbing presence. Meek and biddable by day, his sleep is rent by nightmares so violent as to earn him the nickname of "Devil's novice." Can Meriet be involved in the nearby disappearance of a superior prelate? As events take a sinister turn, it falls to Brother Cadfael to detect the truth behind the young man's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Mystery fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ellis Peters
ISBN: 0688032478 9780688032470
OCLC Number: 10679820
Description: 191 pages : 1 map ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Ellis Peters.

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In the autumn of 1140 the Benedictine monastery at Shrewsbury finds its new novice, Meriet Aspley, a disturbing presence. Meek and biddable by day, his sleep is rent by nightmares so violent as to earn him the nickname of "Devil's novice." Can Meriet be involved in the nearby disappearance of a superior prelate? As events take a sinister turn, it falls to Brother Cadfael to detect the truth behind the young man's predicament.

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