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A Plague of Heretics

A Plague of Heretics


Bernard Knight

ISBN: 9781847393296
Year of publication: 2010

Bernard Knight A Plague of Heretics Prologue November 1196 The chapman could see that it was an unusual sort of funeral, even for such an outlandish place as Lympstone. There were corpses, bearers, mourners and a grave, but it was nothing like he had ever seen before. He shrugged his bulky pack from his back and set it down with some relief on the dusty road outside the church gate. Behind him, the track led down to a primitive wharf, where the river lapped against the muddy banks of the estuary ...

Keywords: & _NB_Fixed Coroners Detective Devon (England) Fiction Great Britain – History – Angevin period; 1154-1216 Historical lorraine Mystery Police Procedural rt – England
Crowner Royal

Crowner Royal


Bernard Knight

ISBN: 9781847393289
Year of publication: 2010

Bernard Knight Crowner Royal CHAPTER ONE In which Crowner John loses a corpse Not half as good as Marys, but it will have to do us for now, grunted John de Wolfe, looking down into a wooden bowl in which a few lumps of meat floated in a pallid stew. Across the small table, Gwyn of Polruan was already slurping his food from a horn spoon, alternately dipping a hunk of barley bread into the liquid. Its not too bad, Crowner At least its piping hot, though I dont know that we need that on a day like ...

Keywords: & Coroners – England Detective Devon (England) Fiction Great Britain Historical lorraine Mystery Police Procedural rt – History – Angevin period; 1154-1216
Guns Of Avalon

Guns Of Avalon


Roger Zelazny

ISBN:
Year of publication: 1972

Guns Of Avalon Roger Zelazny Chapter 1 I stood there on the beach and said, Good-by, Butterfly, and the ship slowly turned, then headed out toward deep water. It would make it back into port at the lighthouse of Cabra, I knew, for that place lay near to Shadow. Turning away, I regarded the black line of trees near at hand, knowing that a long walk lay ahead of me. I moved in that direction, making the necessary adjustments as I advanced. A pre-dawn chill lay upon the silent forest, and this was ...

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