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  • ISBN: 9781440687617 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • ISBN: 1440687617 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • ISBN: 9781440687655 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • ISBN: 144068765X (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • ISBN: 9781440687648 (electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
  • ISBN: 1440687641 (electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
  • Physical Description: viii, 289 pages ; 17 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Obsidian, [2009]

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Summary, etc.:
"Brooklyn Wainwright is a skilled surgeon. Sure, her patients might smell like mold and have spines made of leather, but no ailing book is going to die on her watch. The same can't be said of Abraham Karastovsky, Brooklyn's friend and former employer. On the eve of the celebration for his latest book restoration, Brooklyn finds her mentor lying a pool of his own blood. With his final breath, Abraham leaves Brooklyn a cryptic message, 'Remember the devil,' and smiles as she takes possession of his priceless, and supposedly cursed, copy of Goethe's Faust .... "--p. [4] of cover.
Reproduction Note:
Electronic reproduction. New York : Penguin USA, Inc., 2009. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1102 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 244 KB) or Mobipocket Reader (file size: 371 KB).
Subject: Books > Conservation and restoration > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Genre: Mystery fiction.
Electronic books.

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