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Some Bitter Taste (2002) [Novel]
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Series: Marshal Guarnaccia
Part: 12

Summary (From the publisher):

When it comes to motives for crime, the past can never be forgotten.

Sara Hirsch is a nervous elderly spinster who still lives in the flat above the long-standing Florentine antique shop in which she was raised. Frightened, she calls Marshal Guarnaccia for help, sure that strangers have been in her apartment. The Marshal knows she is a lonely old woman but he is preoccupied with an investigation into an Albanian prostitution ring. Before he can respond to her latest alarm, she is found dead.

The Marshal's search for the villains who causeded her death brings him into confrontation with the past, with Jewish refugees from fascism, and with English expatriates, including the ailing heir to the elegant Villa L'Uliveto, Sir Christopher Wrothesly...

Original title: Some Bitter Taste
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionCrime and MysteryDetective Story and DetectivesGeneral

Edition #1: Some Bitter Taste

Some Bitter Taste (2002)
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Language: English

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Some Bitter Taste (February 5, 2004)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: London
Publisher: Arrow
ISBN: 0099443368
Dimensions: 4.3 x 7.1 x 0.8
Pages: 311

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Some Bitter Taste (January 2, 2003)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: London
Publisher: William Heinemann
ISBN: 0434010545
Dimensions: 5.4 x 8.5 x 1.1
Pages: 247

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