The year is 1327. Franciscans in a wealthy Italian abbey are suspected of heresy, and Brother William of Baskerville arrives to investigate.When his delicate mission is suddenly overshadowed by seven bizarre deaths, Brother William turns detective. He collects evidence, deciphers secret symbols and coded manuscripts, and digs into the eerie labyrinth of the abbey where extraordinary things are happening under the over of night. A spectacular popular and critical success, The Name of the Rose is not only a narrative of a murder investigation but an astonishing chronicle of the Middle Ages.
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Mariner paperback, previous ISBN 978-0-15-600131-1About the Author:
Umberto Eco (1932-2016) wrote fiction, literary criticism and philosophy. His first novel, The Name of the Rose, was a major international bestseller. His other works include Foucault's Pendulum, The Island of the Day Before, Baudolino, The Mysterious Flame of Queen Loana, The Prague Cemetery and Numero Zero along with many brilliant collections of essays.
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Book Description Warner Books, 1984. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110446322180
Book Description Warner Books, 1984. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0446322180
Book Description Warner Books. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0446322180 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1096480