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The tears of the Madonna

Author: George Herman
Publisher: New York : Carroll & Graf, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In 15th Century Italy, a courier carrying a fabulous necklace is killed and robbed. Subsequently, necklaces resembling it are seen on the throat of three aristocratic women. Sleuth Leonardo da Vinci and his friend, Niccolo, a dwarf with a photographic memory, are hired to determine which is the stolen one.
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Genre/Form: Biographical fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
Mystery fiction
Named Person: Leonardo, da Vinci; Leonardo, da Vinci
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Herman
ISBN: 0786702435 9780786702435
OCLC Number: 34148774
Notes: A novel.
Description: vii, 279 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: George Herman.

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This new novel by the author of A Comedy of Murders is set in Italy in 1499. A courier carrying a fabulous diamond necklace is killed and the necklace is stolen. Enter Maestro Leonardo da Vinci and  Read more...

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