The Immaculate Deception

By: Pears, Iain

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Taking place in Rome, this mystery begins as a thief has stolen a politically sensitive painting on loan from a foreign museum. Summoned to the prime minister, Flavia di Stefano, acting head of Italy's Art Theft Squad, is to to retrieve the painting without publicity or ransom payment. Does the prime minister mean what he says? Why was this particular painting stolen? Flavia's search for an art thief soon becomes a hunt for a killer, while her husband, Jonathan, an art historian, has uncovered some startling secrets and an unlikely alliance as poignant as it is surprising. Minor wear at the top back of the jacket. The top of the pages appear to be lightly fanned. ; 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Title: The Immaculate Deception

Author: Pears, Iain

Categories: Mystery and Crime,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 2000

ISBN: 0743212576

ISBN 13: 9780743212571

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: 001257

Keywords: STEFANO FLAVIA FICTITIOUS CHARACTER MYSTERY ART THEFT,