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  • THE TERRA COTTA DOG. by Camilleri, Andrea.
    Camilleri, Andrea.
    THE TERRA COTTA DOG.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Viking, (2002) dj. Hardcover first edition - The second Inspector Montalbano mystery, set in Sicily, Italy. Translated by Stephen Sartarelli. Author and translator's notes. 340 pp. ISBN: 0-670-031380.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 74122
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  • THE TREASURE HUNT. by Camilleri, Andrea.
    Camilleri, Andrea.
    THE TREASURE HUNT.

    Edition: First UK printing.

    London: Pan Macmillan, (2013) dj. Hardcover first edition - An Inspector Montalbano mystery, set in Sicily, Italy. Translated by Stephen Sartarelli. Translator's notes. 281 pp. ISBN: 978-1447228783.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 74066
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  • A MURDEROUS PROCESSION. by Franklin, Ariana (pseudonym of Diana Norman)
    Franklin, Ariana (pseudonym of Diana Norman)
    A MURDEROUS PROCESSION.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Putnam, (2010.) dj. Hardcover first edition - In 1176, King Henry II sends his daughter Joanna to Palermo to marry his cousin, the king of Sicily. Henry chooses Adelia Aguilar, a medical doctor and native of Sicily, to travel with the princess. The fourth in the Mistress of the Art of Death series, this is an excellent historical novel which portrays a world just beginning to slide into the grip of the Inquisition. Author's notes. 337 pp. ISBN: 0-399-156283.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket (remainder line.)

    Book ID: 56373
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  • THE RUBY IN HER NAVEL. by Unsworth, Barry.
    Unsworth, Barry.
    THE RUBY IN HER NAVEL.

    Edition: First printing.

    London: Hamish Hamilton, (2006) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Novel by this Booker Award winning writer set in twelfth-century Sicily against the backdrop of the Crusades. SIGNED on the title page. 328 pp. ISBN: 0-241142202.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 66580
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  • Yerby, Frank.
    THE SARACEN BLADE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Dial Press, 1952. dj. Hardcover first edition - Historical novel set in the worlds of heretic and fanatic, Christian and Sarecen, Jew and Catholic, Sicilian and German, in early 13th century Europe - a time of the excitement of the Crusades and of the poverty of the serfs. Map endpapers. Historical notes, 405 pp. Dust jacket by Julian Paul.

    Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket (some crinkling from dampness to the rear cover of the dj, tear along rear fold, now protected by an archival cover.)

    Book ID: 38329
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