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Random House 0345498011 / 9780345498014 Paperback Very Good 
A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: July 1917: Joseph Reavley, a chaplain, and his sister Judith, an ambulance driver, are bone-weary as they approach the fourth year of the conflict; the peace of the English countryside seems a world away. On the Western Front, the Battle of Passchendaele has begun, and among the many fatalities from Joseph's regiment is the trusted commanding officer, who is replaced by a young major whose pompous incompetence virtually guarantees that many good soldiers will die needlessly. But soon he, too, is dead - killed by his own men. Although Joseph would like to turn a blind eye, he knows that he must not. Judith, however, anguished at the prospect of courts-martial and executions for the twelve men arrested for the crime, has no such inhibitions and, risking her own life, helps all but one of the prisoners to escape. Back in England, Joseph and Judith's brother, Matthew, continues his desperate pursuit to unmask the sinister figure known as the Peacemaker - an obsessed genius who has committed murder and treason in an attempt to stop Britain from winning the war. As Matthew trails the Peacemaker, Joseph tracks his escaped comrades through Switzerland and into enemy territory. His search will lead to a reckoning pitting courage and honor against the blind machinery of military justice. 
Price: 400.00 JPY
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Fawcett Books 1994 0449219615 / 9780449219614 Paperback Good 
"Gripping and intense...Her characters are authentically and appealingly dr awn, and her plot is sinister." BOOKLIST When a distinguished judge dies of opium poisoning, the crucifixion five ye ars before of Kingsley Blaine is brought back into the public eye, and it i s screaming for revenge. The police had arrested a Jewish actor, who was so on condemend to hang. Police Inspector Thomas Pitt, investigating the judge's death, is drawn into the sensational murder, because it appears the judge was about to reopen the earlier case. He receives curiously little help from his colleagues on the force, but his wife, Charlotte, gleans from her social engagements startling insights into the women in both cases. And slowly both Thomas and Charlotte begin to reach the same sinister and deeply dangerous truth.... 
Price: 400.00 JPY
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Fawcett 2002 9789900088325 Mass Market Pa Very Good 
a crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: In her haunting new Victorian novel, Anne Perry brings to rich and passionate life the city that she has made her own. Once more she shares the intimacy of London's opulent drawing rooms and guides readers through gaslit thoroughfares that echo with hooves on cobblestones, the cries of street vendors, the shouts of newsboys reporting the headlines . . . of two beautiful women found strangled in the studio of a well-known London artist. One of the victims is the wife of Hester Monk's colleague, surgeon Dr. Kristian Beck, a Viennese emigre who swiftly becomes the principal suspect. Now investigator William Monk and his wife seek evidence to save Beck from the hangman, hoping to penetrate not only the mystery of Elissa Beck's death, but the riddle of her life. . . . 
Price: 400.00 JPY
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4 Perry, Anne SILENT CRY
Ivy Books 1998 0804117829 / 9780804117821 Paperback Very Good 
Deep in London's dangerous slums, Victorians transacted their most secret a nd shameful business. For a price, a man could procure whatever he wanted, but it happened now and then that the price he paid was his life. Now, in sunless Water Lane, respected solicitor Leighton Duff lies dead, ki cked and beaten to death. Beside him lies the barely living body of his son , Rhys. The police cannot fathom these brutal assaults until shrewd investi gator William Monk uncovers a connection between them and a series of rapes and beatings of local prostitutes. Then, shockingly, it begins to appear t hat young Rhys may have killed his own father. . . . From the Paperback edition. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title. 
Price: 350.00 JPY
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