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A morbid taste for bones

Author: Ellis Peters
Publisher: New York William Morrow & Co., 1977.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the 12th century Benedictine monastary of Shrewsbury, Brother Cadfael has settled down to a quiet life in charge of the herbarium after an adventurous, and far from monastic, youth. But when his piror determines to acquire the bones of a saint form a remote Welsh village, Cadfael's worldly experience becomes vitally important. It is fortunate indeed that his skills as a herbalist are matched by his prowess as a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Mystery fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Peters, Ellis, 1913-1995.
Morbid taste for bones.
New York : Morrow, 1978, ©1977
(OCoLC)562389689
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ellis Peters
ISBN: 0688033741 9780688033743 9780446400152 0446400157 0449207005 9780449207000
OCLC Number: 4406099
Description: 191 pages 22 cm
Responsibility: Ellis Peters.

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In the 12th century Benedictine monastary of Shrewsbury, Brother Cadfael has settled down to a quiet life in charge of the herbarium after an adventurous, and far from monastic, youth. But when his piror determines to acquire the bones of a saint form a remote Welsh village, Cadfael's worldly experience becomes vitally important. It is fortunate indeed that his skills as a herbalist are matched by his prowess as a detective, since the obstacles to the expedition include murder.

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