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Death at la fenice [electronic resource] : Commissario Guido Brunetti Mystery Series, Book 1. Donna Leon.

Leon, Donna. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780802194138 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: New York : Grove Press, Black Cat, 2012.

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Summary, etc.: Death at La Fenice is the first novel in Donna Leon's internationally best-selling Commissario Guido Brunetti series. During intermission at the famed La Fenice opera house in Venice, a notoriously difficult conductor is poisoned, and suspects abound. Brunetti, a native Venetian, sets out to unravel the mystery behind the high-profile murder. To do so, he he calls on his knowledge of Venice, its culture, and its dirty politics. Revenge, corruption, and even Italian cuisine play a role. The novel that started it all, Death at La Fenice is an entrancing mystery, rich in atmosphere.Few detective writers create so vivid, inclusive and convincing a narrative as Donna Leon, the expatriate American with the Venetian heart. . . . One of the most exquisite and subtle detective series ever." —The Washington Post
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Subject: Fiction.
Mystery.
Genre: Electronic books.

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