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The flight of the falcon.

Author: Daphne Du Maurier
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday [1965]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This story covers 10 days in the life of a tourist courier in modern Italy who leaves his job to return to his native city of Ruffano to learn why his old nurse, Marta, should be the beggar found murdered on the church steps. He finds his brother, Aldo, believed killed in a plane crash during the war. ... The life of fated Aldo and his connection with Marta emerge against the background of the annual student  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Mystery fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Du Maurier, Daphne, 1907-1989.
Flight of the falcon.
Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday [1965]
(OCoLC)574775435
Online version:
Du Maurier, Daphne, 1907-1989.
Flight of the falcon.
Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday [1965]
(OCoLC)607785435
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daphne Du Maurier
OCLC Number: 366150
Description: 311 pages 22 cm

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"This story covers 10 days in the life of a tourist courier in modern Italy who leaves his job to return to his native city of Ruffano to learn why his old nurse, Marta, should be the beggar found murdered on the church steps. He finds his brother, Aldo, believed killed in a plane crash during the war. ... The life of fated Aldo and his connection with Marta emerge against the background of the annual student festival and its story of the unhappy 15th century Duke Claudio." Library J.

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