A death in the Venetian quarter a medieval mystery by Gordon, Alan

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Published by St. Martin"s Minotaur in New York .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Istanbul (Turkey)

Subjects:

  • Feste (Fictitious character) -- Fiction,
  • Crusades -- Fourth, 1202-1204 -- Fiction,
  • Fools and jesters -- Fiction,
  • Istanbul (Turkey) -- History -- Siege, 1203-1204 -- Fiction

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementAlan Gordon.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3557.O649 D43 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination288 p. :
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3952629M
ISBN 100312242670
LC Control Number2001048750
OCLC/WorldCa48144373

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Death in the Venetian Quarter by Alan Gordon is the third book in the Fools Guild series starring Feste, the jester in the thirteenth century. Feste and his wife Viola, also known as Aglaia, his wife and also a jester, have been serving in Constantinople since the last book, Jester Leaps In/5.

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A death in the Venetian quarter book. A Death in the Venetian Quarter is the third in the Fools’ Guild series of novels by Alan Gordon. His first, Thirteenth Night, continues the plot of Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night by following Feste on his adventures—Feste, the former fool to Countess Olivia, has eloped with Lady Viola and apprenticed her in the art of jesting.

The action begins in Constantinople. With such a disaster looming, the death of one silk merchant in the Venetian Quarter of Constantinople seems insignificant.

But Philoxenites, the Imperial Treasurer and one of the most power schemers at court, has taken a special interest in the case and wants Feste to investigate Venetian merchant's death. A Death in the Venetian Quarter ONEGood madonna, give me leave to prove you a foolWILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, TWELFTH NIGHT,ACT I, SCENE V I blame the was in the power of Innocent III to stop the whole thing.

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A DEATH IN THE VENETIAN QUARTER. by and sends wily Feste the Fool to discover how and why a silk merchant was poisoned in a locked room in the Venetian Quarter. Making their way through warring factions (Pisans, Genoans, Varangians et al.), Feste, his pregnant wife Aglaia, Rico the dwarf, and Plossus, the youngest and most talented member Author: Alan Gordon.

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