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Historical mysteries

Paperback. Featuring the fictional character Clive Staples (aka 'Jack') Lewis as an amateur detective, presented with a mysterious crime. Woven throughout the story is a conversation about Lewis's Christian worldview. Num Pages: 296 pages. BIC Classification: FFH; FW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 132 x 269 x 21. Weight in Grams: 250.
Publisher
Marylebone House
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
SKU
V9781910674192
ISBN
9781910674192

€ 12.16

Paperback. The 10 year anniversary edition of the million-copy seller and Richard and Judy Bookclub winner, THE INTERPRETATION OF MURDER is a literary thriller as smart as it is completely unputdownable. Num Pages: 576 pages. BIC Classification: FFH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 38. Weight in Grams: 394. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear.
Publisher
Headline Review, London
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
SKU
KTG0005511
ISBN
9780755331420

€ 4.64

Paperback. When three sombre professors knock on her door, Vanessa knows they have come in search of her help. But when they explain the circumstances surrounding their colleague's murder, Vanessa must use all her logic and intuition in order to solve the paradox of a seemingly impossible murder. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: FFH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 129 x 198 x 24. Weight in Grams: 268.
Publisher
Allison & Busby
Number of pages
384
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
SKU
V9780749011888
ISBN
9780749011888

€ 10.99
€ 9.47

Paperback. Inspector William Monk investigates a brutal riverside killing and a deadly opium conspiracy in the eighteenth novel in Anne Perry's acclaimed series Num Pages: 448 pages. BIC Classification: FFH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 174 x 182 x 28. Weight in Grams: 238.
Publisher
Headline Publishing Group United Kingdom
Number of pages
448
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
SKU
V9780755386208
ISBN
9780755386208

€ 10.99
€ 9.71

Paperback. It is Istanbul, 1838, and a French archaeologist, has arrived in Istanbul determined to uncover a lost Byzantine treasure. Yashim is hired to investigate him, but when the man turns up dead, there is only one suspect: Yashim himself. Now, Yashim has to uncover the truth behind a secret society dedicated to the revival of the Byzantine Empire. Series: Yashim the Ottoman Detective. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: FFH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 127 x 21. Weight in Grams: 256.
Publisher
faber and Faber
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
Main
SKU
V9780571236473
ISBN
9780571236473

€ 11.99
€ 9.71

Paperback. Paris 1774. Nicolas is on trial, as unknown enemies try to implicate him in the murder of his lover. Translator(s): Curtis, Howard. Series: Nicolas Le Floch Investigation. Num Pages: 432 pages. BIC Classification: FFH; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 32. Weight in Grams: 402.
Publisher
Gallic Books
Number of pages
432
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
SKU
V9781906040222
ISBN
9781906040222

€ 13.99
€ 11.36

Mass Market Paperback. The 14th gripping murder mystery to feature 12th century coroner, Crowner John Series: A Crowner John Mystery. Num Pages: 368 pages, maps. BIC Classification: FFH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 178 x 114 x 26. Weight in Grams: 226.
Publisher
Simon & Schuster UK
Number of pages
368
Publication date
2010
SKU
V9781847393296
ISBN
9781847393296

€ 19.99
€ 15.44

Paperback. Tells the story of the Emperor Vespasian, who brought peace to Rome after years of strife, and his mistress, the freed slave woman Caenis. This book recreates Ancient Rome's most turbulent period - the reigns of Tiberius, Caligula, Claudius and Nero and Vespasian's rise to power. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: FV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 132 x 198 x 23. Weight in Grams: 256.
Publisher
Arrow
Number of pages
352
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
SKU
V9780099515258
ISBN
9780099515258

€ 13.99
€ 10.75

Paperback. Allison & Busby is proud to reissue titles in this popular early series from Edward Marston. Nicolas Bracewell is the book holder for a leading theatre company in Elizabethan London. He saves his actors time and again as they are threatened by rivals, assassins and political interference.. Series: The Nicholas Bracewell Mysteries. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: FFH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 134 x 20. Weight in Grams: 220.
Publisher
Allison & Busby
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Reprint
SKU
V9780749016821
ISBN
9780749016821

€ 10.99
€ 9.47

Paperback. The eagerly-anticipated fourth Shardlake novel. Series: The Shardlake Series. Num Pages: 640 pages. BIC Classification: FFH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 131 x 45. Weight in Grams: 474.
Publisher
Pan Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
New edition
SKU
V9781447285861
ISBN
9781447285861

€ 10.99
€ 10.77

Paperback. Desperate for a fresh start, Captain Sam Wyndham arrives to take up an important post in Calcutta's police force. He is soon called to the scene of a horrifying murder. The victim was a senior official, and a note in his mouth warns the British to leave India - or else. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: 1FKA; FFH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. Weight in Grams: 368.
Publisher
Vintage London
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
SKU
V9781784701345
ISBN
9781784701345

€ 11.99
€ 9.99

Paperback. Pellegrino Artusi, Italy's first celebrity chef, turns detective to save the life of a Tuscan aristocrat and gastronome. Translator(s): Curtis, Howard. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: FFH; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 199 x 23. Weight in Grams: 136.
Publisher
Quercus Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
SKU
V9781782067801
ISBN
9781782067801

€ 13.99
€ 10.74

Paperback. For the twentieth anniversary of the start of the Matthew Bartholomew series, Sphere is delighted to reissue all of the medieval monk's cases with beautiful new series-style covers. Series: Chronicles of Matthew Bartholomew. Num Pages: 560 pages. BIC Classification: FFH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 126. .
Publisher
Sphere
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2019
SKU
V9780751569407
ISBN
9780751569407

€ 13.99
€ 11.36

Paperback. Rebellion in the city, and a Royalist spy in his own ranks - Damian Seeker, Captain of Cromwell's guard, must eradicate both in this twisty, action-packed historical thriller Num Pages: 432 pages. BIC Classification: FFH; FV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 126. .
Publisher
Quercus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
SKU
V9781782068471
ISBN
9781782068471

€ 11.99
€ 9.98

Paperback. Russell's attentions turn to the New Temple of God and its leader, a suffragette and mystic. When four bluestockings from the Temple die after changing their wills, could sins of a capital nature be afoot? What's more, Russel's most baffling mystery may now involve the burgeoning of a deeper affection between herself and the retired Holmes. Series: Mary Russell & Sherlock Holmes. Num Pages: 316 pages. BIC Classification: FFH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 131 x 20. Weight in Grams: 224.
Publisher
Allison & Busby United Kingdom
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
UK ed.
SKU
V9780749014995
ISBN
9780749014995

€ 11.99
€ 10.26

Paperback. The first instalment of the Bow Street Rivals series. A riot breaks out in Dartmoor prison, enabling some American inmates to escape. The twin detectives Peter and Paul Skillen catch wind of a projected assassination but the target is unknown. Series: Bow Street Rivals. BIC Classification: FFH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Publisher
Allison & Busby United Kingdom
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
SKU
V9780749016869
ISBN
9780749016869

€ 10.99
€ 9.47

Audio CD. Clive Merrison and Andrew Sachs star in seven original BBC Radio 4 full-cast adventures for Holmes and Watson. How many times did Dr John Watson tantalise us with passing references to a mystery which his creator, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, never wrote about in full? This book deals with the Sherlock Holmes adventures. BIC Classification: FFH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 143 x 141 x 24. Weight in Grams: 212.
Publisher
BBC Physical Audio
Format
CD
Publication date
2015
Edition
Unabridged
SKU
V9781785291005
ISBN
9781785291005

€ 34.99
€ 23.77

Paperback. The audience was merry indeed when a third devilish imp joined the two that were written into the script. But backstage all was uproar. The third demon seemed far too real. Even Nicholas Bracewell, the company mainstay, was shaken. Before the curtain rose again, Lord Westfield's Men would know danger as they'd never known it before .. Series: The Nicholas Bracewell Mysteries. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: FFH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 137 x 189 x 20. Weight in Grams: 222. Series: Nicholas Bracewell. 320 pages. The audience was merry indeed when a third devilish imp joined the two that were written into the script. But backstage all was uproar. The third demon seemed far too real. Even Nicholas Bracewell, the company mainstay, was shaken. Before the curtain rose again, Lord Westfield's Men would know danger as they'd never known it before . Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: FFH. Dimension: 137 x 189 x 20. Weight: 220.
Publisher
Allison & Busby
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
paperback / softback
SKU
V9780749010188
ISBN
9780749010188

€ 11.99
€ 10.26

Paperback. Known as the father of forensics and a likely influence on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, real-life police inspector James McLevy is here reinvented by David Ashton in a thrilling mystery - the third in a series - set in dark, violent Victorian Edinburgh. Series: Inspector McLevy. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: FFH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 132 x 198 x 32. Weight in Grams: 246.
Publisher
Two Roads
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
SKU
V9781473631045
ISBN
9781473631045

€ 11.99
€ 10.53

Paperback. Series: Lady Hardcastle. Num Pages: 262 pages. BIC Classification: FFH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 142 x 210 x 20. Weight in Grams: 284.
Publisher
Thomas & Mercer
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
SKU
V9781503938298
ISBN
9781503938298

€ 11.99
€ 10.39

Paperback. Susanna Gregory, creator of the Matthew Bartholomew series of mediaeval mysteries, continues her new series set in Restoration London. Series: Adventures of Thomas Chaloner. Num Pages: 464 pages, maps. BIC Classification: FFH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 30. Weight in Grams: 320.
Publisher
Little, Brown Book Group
Number of pages
464
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
New Ed
SKU
V9780751537598
ISBN
9780751537598

€ 13.99
€ 11.36

Paperback. In the wealthy town of Ostia, our hero Falco appears to be enjoying a relaxing holiday. But when his girlfriend, Helena, arrives carrying a batch of old copies of the Daily Gazette - with the intention of catching up on the latest scandal - Falco is forced to admit to Petronius his real reasons for being there. Series: Falco. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: FFH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 147 x 23. Weight in Grams: 262.
Publisher
Arrow
Number of pages
368
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
SKU
V9780099515234
ISBN
9780099515234

€ 11.99
€ 9.99

Paperback. Susanna Gregory, author of the Matthew Bartholomew series of mediaeval mysteries, has created another compelling fictional detective set in Restoration London. Series: Adventures of Thomas Chaloner. Num Pages: 512 pages, Integrated: 1, b/w map in prelims. BIC Classification: FFH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 127 x 32. Weight in Grams: 338.
Publisher
Sphere
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
New Ed
SKU
V9780751537581
ISBN
9780751537581

€ 13.99
€ 11.36

Paperback. Five intriguing interlinked mysteries from the acclaimed Medieval Murderers Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: FFH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 108 x 177 x 26. Weight in Grams: 228.
Publisher
Simon & Schuster Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
416
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Export
SKU
V9780857204271
ISBN
9780857204271

€ 8.99
€ 8.26