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Earthly remains

Author: Donna Leon
Publisher: London, England : William Heinemann, 2017. ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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During an interrogation, Brunetti acts rashly, doing something he quickly comes to regret, and in the fallout, he realizes that he needs a break. Granted leave from the Questura, Brunetti's wife Paola ships him off to a villa owned by a wealthy relative on Sant'Erasmo, one of the largest islands in the laguna. There he intends to pass his days rowing, and his nights reading Pliny's Natural History. The recuperative  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donna Leon
ISBN: 9781785151378 1785151371 9781785151354 1785151355
OCLC Number: 962242405
Description: 308 pages ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Donna Leon.

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During the interrogation of an entitled, arrogant man suspected of giving drugs to a young girl who then died, Commissario Guido Brunetti acts rashly, doing something he will quickly come to regret.  Read more...

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"When she's writing about her beloved Venice, Donna Leon can do no wrong. And Earthly Remains, her new mystery featuring Commissario Guido Brunetti, is one of her best. It's also one of her saddest, Read more...

 
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