The Quincunx
    (2018)

    Fiction

    eBook

    Provider: hoopla

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PUBLISHED
[United States] : Canelo Digital Publishing Ltd, 2018
Made available through hoopla
DESCRIPTION
1 online resource
ISBN/ISSN
9781788632126 (electronic bk.) MWT12186655, 1788632125 (electronic bk.) 12186655
LANGUAGE
English
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An unnamed menace, an ancient documentі five families torn apart. An unputdownable and bestselling historical mystery John Mellamphy's life is under threat. In the remote countryside, his mother, Mary, has been burgled in mysterious circumstances. Then her protector, Mr. Fortisquince, is suddenly murdered in London. Mysterious forces are at work looking for an old document, the key to an enormous fortune. Already having experienced a life of toil and hardship, it may change John's life. But this is a document that provokes avarice, hatred, murder and madness, that determines the fates of five families and sets the pattern of John's own life. A pattern woven around, and unravelled within, that most mysterious symbol - the Quincunx! An extraordinary historical mystery and cult classic, The Quincunx is perfect for readers of M.J. Carter, C.J. Sansom and Oscar de Muriel

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