CONSPIRACY OF PAPER.
Edition: First printing.
New York: Random House, (2000.) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's first book, set in early 18th century England, winner of the Edgar Award for best first novel and of the Barry and Macavity awards. Kirkus Reviews calls it "A well-researched and highly entertaining historical mystery debut. Liss's fiendishly intricate tale of financial skulduggery and multiple murder, set in a solidly realized early-eighteenth-century London, has as its redoubtable protagonist and narrator one Benjamin Weaver. The very model of a modern historical mystery." Also named a New York Times Notable Book for 2000. 442 pp. Map endpapers. ISBN: 0-78622665X.
Condition: Near fine in fine dust jacket (light splash mark on upper edge of textblock)