The Devil in Music by Kate Ross

493 pages first pub 1997 (editions)

fiction historical mystery mysterious slow-paced


The Regency dandy and amateur sleuth Julian Kestrel is back in his fourth mystery -- and this time he confronts murder far from home in the sensuous, turbulent Italy of the 1820sWith flawless period detail and a dapper English detective reminiscen...

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