The Anonymous Venetian

The Anonymous Venetian

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In this third novel featuring Guido Brunetti, a body is found so badly beaten the face is completely unrecognizable. Brunetti searches the city for someone who can identify the dead man and finds himself confronting another appalling and senseless more

Product details

  • Paperback | 352 pages
  • 110 x 176 x 24mm | 199.58g
  • Pan MacMillan
  • Pan Books
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0330344129
  • 9780330344128
  • 79,284

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Whores being whores - whatever their sex - a dead, face-pulped transvestite in the squalid outskirts of Venice is no great concern to the authorities until Commissario Brunetti, brought in to go through the motions, patiently unravels the venal civic and financial tangle of a thriving housing racket. Five stars for style, character and content. (Kirkus UK)show more

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5,791 ratings
3.9 out of 5 stars
5 23% (1,359)
4 47% (2,727)
3 26% (1,521)
2 3% (155)
1 1% (29)
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