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The Riddle of St Leonards (Owen Archer, Bk 5)
The Riddle of St Leonards - Owen Archer, Bk 5
Author: Candace Robb
Medieval York is wrapped in a dangerous riddle that only Owen Archer can unfurl. — The fetid summer heat of 1369 has the citizens of York besieging Owen Archer's apothecary wife, Lucie, for physicks against noxious vapors. But more than pestilence is in the air. Owen is summoned to investigate the theft of rare treasures from St. Leonard'...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780099416944
ISBN-10: 0099416948
Publication Date: 10/16/2000
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Publisher: Gardners Books
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover
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a great owen archer mystery. candance robb has created a caring, wonderful and good medieval man. the pestilence has come to york in the year 1369 and owen's apothecary wife, lucie besieged with physicks. but besides the pestilence there are thefts of rare treasures from st leonard's hospital as well as untimely deaths of aging patients. owen has to solve the mysteries of the thefts and deaths besides dealing with a brutal robbery,a fatal fire,a lay sister some still refer to as a whore and a homeless urchin who defends with shooting arrows as well as owen. i truly enjoyed this book in the series and can't wait to read another of owen archer. candance robb is s great mystery writer and a favorite of mine.
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One of the Best, very interesting insights into the plague and the remedies etc. Must Read!
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