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The terracotta dog

Author: Andrea Camilleri
Publisher: London : Picador, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Terracotta Dog opens with a mysterious tete-a-tete with a Mafioso, some inexplicably abandoned loot from a supermarket heist, and some dying words that lead Inspector Montalbano to a secret grotto in a mountain cave where two young lovers dead fifty years and still embracing are watched over by a life-size terracotta dog. Montalbano's passion to solve this old crime takes him, heedless of personal danger, on a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrea Camilleri
ISBN: 0330492918 9780330492911
OCLC Number: 59278658
Language Note: Translated from the Italian.
Description: 352 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Andrea Camilleri.

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