Corpse Candle (Hugh Corbett Mysteries, Book 13)

Corpse Candle (Hugh Corbett Mysteries, Book 13): A gripping medieval mystery of monks and murder

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction, Crime, Thrillers & True Crime, Crime & Thrillers
Paperback Published on: 06/12/2001
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Synopsis

The brothers of the abbey of St Martin's-in-the-Marsh pay little heed to the tales of robber baron Sir Geoffrey Mandeville's ghost galloping through the Lincolnshire fens with a retinue of ghastly horseman. They may hear the shrill blast of a hunting horn, or see the corpse candles glowing in the dark, but their comfortable life is protected by a high wall and their powerful abbot. Until Abbot Stephen, a friend of the King, is found dead and Sir Hugh Corbett, Keeper of the King's Seal, arrives to investigate.

  • Publisher: Headline Publishing Group
  • ISBN: 9780747264675
  • Number of pages: 352
  • Weight: 196g
  • Dimensions: 176 x 114 x 23 mm

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