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Curtains for the Cardinal by Elizabeth Eyre

Curtains for the Cardinal (1992)

by Elizabeth Eyre

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Segismundo, el peculiar «detective» de la Italia renacentista, se ve envuelto aquí en una turbia intriga marcada por los celos y la ambición. Enviado en ca¬lidad de mensajero a visitar a la agonizante princesa Oralia, se encuentra ante la inesperada y difícil misión de defender a la hija de la princesa de su propio padre. Al ahondar en el extraño conflicto descubrirá un oscuro pasado tras el cual se esconde la mano del despiadado cardenal Petrucci.
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A short breath after his adventures in Death of the Duchess--a nicely Machiavellian little tale (Denver Post)--the enigmatic mercenary/courtier/sleuth Sigismondo is once again called upon to set things straight. Protected from her insane father in a household of strange characters, Princess Minerva's wedding is held up when the officiating Cardinal is gruesomely murdered.… (more)

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