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A taste for death : an Adam Dalgliesh mystery /

A Taste for Death is a masterful mystery and a precise and elegant literary treat from one of the finest novelists writing today. In the little vestry of St. Matthew?s Church in London, two bodies lie side by side like butchered animals?one a government minister and the other a local derelict. Commander Adam Dalgliesh is head of a special squad at New Scotland Yard set up to investigate sensitive cases, and this gruesome double murder becomes one of the most complicated and demanding of his career, made more difficult by his familiarity with one of the victims.?A first-rate detective novel, but it goes beyond that fine achievement to another realm. ... An intricate, compassionate novel.??The Boston Globe?Her best and most ambitious tale to date. ... The reigning mistress of murder. ... A craftsman with a poet?s vision, she not only detects evil but attempts to uncover the more elusive?and enduring?enigmas of the human psyche that lead to it.??Time.

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  • "A Taste for Death is a masterful mystery and a precise and elegant literary treat from one of the finest novelists writing today. In the little vestry of St. Matthew?s Church in London, two bodies lie side by side like butchered animals?one a government minister and the other a local derelict. Commander Adam Dalgliesh is head of a special squad at New Scotland Yard set up to investigate sensitive cases, and this gruesome double murder becomes one of the most complicated and demanding of his career, made more difficult by his familiarity with one of the victims.?A first-rate detective novel, but it goes beyond that fine achievement to another realm. ... An intricate, compassionate novel.??The Boston Globe?Her best and most ambitious tale to date. ... The reigning mistress of murder. ... A craftsman with a poet?s vision, she not only detects evil but attempts to uncover the more elusive?and enduring?enigmas of the human psyche that lead to it.??Time."@en
  • "A mystery novel about a detective investigating the murder of two men, whose bodies were found in a church."@en
  • "Two men lie dead in the vestry of a London church. One is Sir Paul Berowen - rich, cultivated, elegant; the other is an alcoholic tramp. Their brutal fate pulls Adam Dalgliesh into the quicksand of a case whose mysteries touch not only its victims and suspects, but, ultimately, the investigators themselves."
  • "Stunning paperback repackages celebrating the world's pre-eminent crime writer and over forty years of detective fiction."@en
  • "When the quiet Little Vestry of St. Matthew's Church becomes the blood-soaked scene of a double murder, Scotland Yard Commander Adam Dalgliesh faces an intriguing conundrum: How did an upper-crust Minister come to lie, slit throat to slit throat, next to a neighborhood derelict of the lowest order? Challenged with the investigation of a crime that appears to have endless motives, Dalgliesh explores the sinister web spun around a half-burnt diary and a violet-eyed widow who is pregnant and full of malice--all the while hoping to fill the gap of logic that joined these two disparate men in bright red death. . . ."@en
  • "Two men have been savagely slain in St. Matthew's Church-one a Baronet and Minister of the Crown, the other an alcoholic derelict. Finding their killer means finding the link between them. A search that leads commander Adam Dalgliesh into a labyrinth of scandal, secrecy, and murder."@en
  • "Copy 2."@en
  • "Commander Adam Dalgliesh believed that to find the killer of the Minister of the Crown and the alcoholic derelict he would have to find the thread that connected their two lives."@en
  • "Adam Dalgliesh and his two young assistants search for clues in the deaths of two men found in the vestry of a London church--one rich and elegant, the other an alcoholic tramp."
  • "When the quiet Little Vestry of St. Matthew's Church becomes the blood-soaked scene of a double murder, Scotland Yard Commander Adam Dalgliesh faces an intriguing conundrum: How did an upper-crust Minister come to lie, slit throat to slit throat, next to a neighborhood derelict of the lowest order?"
  • "When the quiet Little Vestry of St. Matthew's Church becomes the blood-soaked scene of a double murder, Scotland Yard Commander Adam Dalgliesh faces an intriguing conundrum: How did an upper-crust Minister come to lie, slit throat to slit throat, next to a neighborhood derelict of the lowest order' Challenged with the investigation of a crime that appears to have endless motives, Dalgliesh explores the sinister web spun around a half-burnt diary and a violet-eyed widow who is pregnant and full of malice--all the while hoping to fill the gap of logic that joined these two disparate men in bright red death. . . . From the Paperback edition."@en
  • "Commander Adam Dalgleish investigates the throat-slash murders, in a London Church, of Sir Paul Berowne, former Minister of State, and a tramp named Harry Mack, murders that lead Dalgleish onto surprising English pathways."

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  • "Mystery fiction."
  • "Mystery fiction."@en
  • "Detective and mystery stories"@en
  • "Detective and mystery stories"
  • "Mystery fiction"@en
  • "Roman anglais"
  • "Fiction"@en
  • "Fiction"
  • "Electronic books."@en
  • "Electronic books."
  • "Detective and mystery stories."@en
  • "Detective and mystery stories."
  • "Fiction."@en
  • "Fiction."

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  • "A taste for death : an Adam Dalgliesh mystery /"@en
  • "Taste For Death, A."
  • "A TASTE FOR DEATH"@en
  • "A taste for death / Book 7."@en
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  • "A Taste for Death #7 /"@en
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  • "A taste for death / P. D. James."@en
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  • "A Taste For Death."
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