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The bookman's wake : a Cliff Janeway novel

Author: John Dunning
Publisher: New York : Scribner's, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When an old colleague offers Cliff Janeway, ex-cop turned book dealer, a $5,000 bondsman job, he can't resist. When the bail jumper is stalked by people far more lethal than the judge, Cliff becomes her protector, lured by the chance to capture a legendary volume. Does she have a priceless copy of The Raven? People are dying to find out.--From publiaher's description.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Dunning
ISBN: 0684800039 9780684800035 0671567829 9780671567828
OCLC Number: 137301588
Awards: Short-listed for Edgar Allan Poe Awards (Novel) 1996
Description: 351 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: John Dunning.

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Denver cop-turned-book dealer Cliff Janeway is lured by an ex-cop into going to Seattle to bring back a beautiful fugitive wanted for assault, burglary, and the possible theft of a priceless edition  Read more...

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The Denver Post Nail-biting suspense. Kirkus Reviews Mad, fantastical, and darkly original. Bookbinding has never been so compelling. Associated Press Stunning. Boston Sunday Globe Magazine Not only Read more...

 
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