Man's Illegal Life (The Crime Club)

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9780002314169: Man's Illegal Life (The Crime Club)

It is London 1722 and a nightwatchman discovers the long-dead body of an elderly man, tied to a chair in a boarded-up house. The man, a once successful businessman, was left to die in the same way that plague victims were sacrificed. Is this an indication that the plague is once again spreading? From the author of MAN'S STORM and SNOW ON THE MOON.

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In this spellbinding, superbly-written trio of murder mysteries, Keith Heller follows the career of George Man, a parish watchman in 18th-century London then among the seamiest, most dangerous cities in the world. As Man works the watch, patrolling its fetid slums and treacherous back streets, he opens the door to an underworld of thieves and prostitutes, white slavers and murders.

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Heller, Keith
Published by Collins Crime (1984)
ISBN 10: 0002314169 ISBN 13: 9780002314169
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Book Description Collins Crime, 1984. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0002314169

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