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Gulik, Robert Hans Van - The Lacquer Screen - 9780226848679 - V9780226848679
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The Lacquer Screen

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Description for The Lacquer Screen Paperback. Series: A Judge Dee mystery. Num Pages: 194 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: FF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 198 x 10. Weight in Grams: 208.
Early in his career, Judge Dee visits a senior magistrate who shows him a beautiful lacquer screen on which a scene of lovers has been mysteriously altered to show the man stabbing his lover. The magistrate fears he is losing his mind and will murder his own wife. Meanwhile, a banker has inexplicably killed himself, and a lovely lady has allowed Dee's lieutenant, Chiao Tai, to believe she is a courtesan. Dee and Chiao Tai go incognito among a gang of robbers to solve this mystery, and find the leader of the robbers is more honorable than the magistrate. ... Read more

Product Details

Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Number of pages
194
Condition
New
Series
A Judge Dee mystery
Number of Pages
194
Place of Publication
, United States
ISBN
9780226848679
SKU
V9780226848679
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