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The golden egg

Author: Donna Leon
Publisher: Rearsby, Leicester : WF Howes Ltd, 2014. ©2013
Edition/Format:   Large print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When making routine enquiries into a possible bribery case that could embarrass the mayor - an embarrassment Vice-Questore Patta is very keen to avoid - Commissario Brunetti receives a call from his wife, Paola, who is evidently very upset. The middle-aged deaf mute with the mental age of a child who helped out at Brunetti's dry cleaners has been found dead - an 'accidental' overdose of his mother's sleeping pills -  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Large type books
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donna Leon
ISBN: 9781471274916 1471274918
OCLC Number: 894312644
Notes: Originally published: London: William Heinemann, 2013.
Published by W.F. Howes under the Clipper imprint.
Description: 340 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Donna Leon.

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When making routine enquiries into a possible bribery case that could embarrass the mayor - an embarrassment Vice-Questore Patta is very keen to avoid - Commissario Brunetti receives a call from his wife, Paola, who is evidently very upset. The middle-aged deaf mute with the mental age of a child who helped out at Brunetti's dry cleaners has been found dead - an 'accidental' overdose of his mother's sleeping pills - and Paola is distraught by the news.

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