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To kill or cure

Author: Susanna Gregory
Publisher: London : Sphere, 2007.
Series: Matthew Bartholomew series.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Cambridge University is in dire financial straits--the town's landlords are demanding an extortionate rent rise for the students' hostels and the plague years have left the colleges with scant resources. Tension between town and gown is at a boiling point and soon explodes into violence and death. Into this maelstrom comes a charismatic physician whose healing methods owe more to magic than medicine--but his success  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susanna Gregory
ISBN: 9781847440327 1847440320
OCLC Number: 78989665
Description: 436 p. : map ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Matthew Bartholomew series.
Responsibility: Susanna Gregory.

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The latest episode in the popular series of mediaeval mysteries, featuring the physician-cum-sleuth, Matthew Bartholomew.  Read more...

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'A.M. Homes's new novel is weird and warm and wise and really rather wonderful. There's some kind of magic at work ... Inexplicably addictive' Mark Haddon **'This brave story of a lost man's Read more...

 
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