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Author: Акунин, Б. Акунин, Б. ; B Akunin
Publisher: London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Erast Fandorin faces two very different adversaries: one, a deft, comedic swindler and master of disguise, whose machinations send ripples spreading through the carefully maintained calm of Moscow in 1886, and the other a brutal serial killer, driven by an insane, maniacal obsession, who strikes terror into the heart of the Moscow slums in 1889 - and who may have more in common with London's own Jack the Ripper than  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
History
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Named Person: B Akunin; B Akunin
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Акунин, Б. Акунин, Б. ; B Akunin
ISBN: 9780297848226 0297848224 9780297852537 0297852531
OCLC Number: 156553945
Language Note: Translated from the Russian.
Description: 328 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: The Jack of spades --
The decorator.
Other Titles: Osobye poruchenii︠a︡.
Responsibility: Boris Akunin ; translated by Andrew Bromfield.
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'Intricate, incredible, pleasurable.' -- Jessica Mann LITERARY REVIEW 'Fandorin is a delightful creation - a quirky gentleman sleuth who cuts an impeccably groomed dash through the courts and Read more...

 
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