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Quinx : or The ripper's tale

Author: Lawrence Durrell
Publisher: New York : Open Road Integrated Media, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Just after World War II, a motley assortment of treasure hunters, mystics, psychoanalysts, and former Nazis race to uncover a treasure buried centuries before by the Knights Templar. Durrell displays his diabolical playfulness and immense imagination as his characters meet and become entangled, long-buried plots reemerge, and the past and future are funneled into the present action. Here the music of the Alexandria  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lawrence Durrell
ISBN: 9781453261491 1453261494
OCLC Number: 807685311
Notes: "Volume five of the Avignon quintet"--Cover.
Description: 1 online resource.
Other Titles: Ripper's tale
Responsibility: Lawrence Durrell.

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Just after World War II, a motley assortment of treasure hunters, mystics, psychoanalysts, and former Nazis race to uncover a treasure buried centuries before by the Knights Templar. Durrell displays his diabolical playfulness and immense imagination as his characters meet and become entangled, long-buried plots reemerge, and the past and future are funneled into the present action. Here the music of the Alexandria Quintetresolves as a symphony, and the series as a whole emerges as a worthy and enduring entry to Durrell's distinguished career.

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