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The name of the rose

Author: Umberto Eco
Publisher: London : Minerva, 1992, ©1983.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The year is 1327. Brother William of Baskerville arrives at a wealthy Italian abbey on theological business. When his delicate mission is overshadowed by seven bizarre deaths, Brother William turn detective. He collects evidence, deciphers secret symbols and coded manuscripts, and digs into eerie labyrinthof the abbey, where extrodinary things happen under the cover of night. -- back cover.
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Genre/Form: Translations
Translations into English
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Umberto Eco
ISBN: 0749397055 9780749397050
OCLC Number: 30026898
Language Note: Translation of: Il nome della rosa.
Notes: Originally published: London : Secker & Warburg, 1983.
Translation of: Il nome della rosa.
Description: 502 pages : 1 plan ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Nome della rosa.
Responsibility: Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by William Weaver.

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Set in Italy in the Middle Ages, this is not only a narrative of a murder investigation in a monastery in 1327, but also a chronicle of the 14th century religious wars, a history of monastic orders,  Read more...

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"The late medieval world, teetering on the edge of discoveries and ideas that will hurl it into one more recognisably like ours...evoked with a force and wit that are breathtaking" Financial Times "A Read more...

 
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